November 28 2020

News Stories 2018

December 2018

State AG Provides Resources for Workers to Ensure Compliance with New Minimum Wage

Burlington Fire Department Extending Toy Drive to Benefit Hospitalized Children

Obituary: Air Force Veteran, Beloved Family Man, Charles A. Giangreco, 72

Grant from Lahey Will Pay for Online Youth Risk Behavior Study

Two Burlington Police Sergeants Complete Leadership Training Program

When to Put Your Christmas Tree Out for Pickup

Sen. Friedman Holding Open Office Hour in Burlington in January

Burlington First Responders Conduct Active Shooter Training with Local Business

MSMS Robotics Team 'Space Potatoes' at the Championships

Burlington First Responders Conduct Active Shooter Training with Local Business

Author Elin Hilderbrand Visits the Library

Burlington Teen Who Killed Off Duty Officer While Speeding Sentenced to 14 Years

Town Leaders Praise First Responders Who Rescued Man from Garbage Truck

Meet Karen DiRienzo - Burlington Police’s New Mental Health Clinician

Scam Email Claims Your Netflix Account is On Hold, It's Not

Photo of the Week: Smiling Helper Elf Waiting for Santa

BHS Students Involved in Statewide Competition

Highlights from 3rd Avenue's Holiday Stroll 2018

Burlington Switching Power Supplier to Eversource for Cheaper Rate

Photo of the Week: Holiday Photo at Winter Celebration

Pet First Aid with Dr. Kathleen Hanson

Burlington Businesses Among Institutions Targeted by Email Bomb Threats

Weigh In On Burlington's Open Space and Recreation Plan

Burlington Man Who Allegedly Wanted to Attack Police Pleads Guilty to Ammunition Charge

Middlesex Sheriff's Office Welcomes 24 Graduates of Basic Training Academy

Remembering the Past with Marv Goldschmitt

Photo of the Week: Holiday Decorations By the Sea

Flu Vaccines Still Available from Burlington Board of Health

Photo of the Week: Girl Scout in Support of Veterans

Photo of the Week: Sun Through Autumn Leaves

Photo of the Week: Tiny Halloween Monkey

Photo of the Week: Turkeys at the Temple

Girls Varsity Hockey Fall Short to Acton-Boxborough in Season Opener

Girls Varsity Basketball Falls Short to Woburn Tanners in Season Opener

Marian Ryan Talks to BACC's Women in Business Program

Mediterranean Restaurant CAVA Eying Mall Location

Library Board of Trustees Seeking Interim Member for 3 Month Stint

Photos: Santa Greets Children on Live Television on BCAT

Report: Bear Spotted in Burlington Near 3rd Ave

Lahey Health and Beth Israel Merger Progressing, But With Restrictions

Hanukkah Celebration Held at Lahey Hospital

Frank Pepe's Pizzeria Announces Timeframe for Opening in the Mall

Obituary: World War II Veteran, Beloved Family Man, John T. Mooney, 92

Burlington High School Holds Lip Sync Battle Contest

People Helping People Wish Tree at the Burlington Mall

Boys Varsity Basketball Ready for 2018-2019 Season

Burlington Police to Conduct Alcohol Compliance Checks

Girls Varsity Hockey Prepares for the Upcoming Season

Seats Available on Burlington's Scholarship Fund Committee

Parks and Rec. Hold Annual Holiday Tree Lighting on Burlington Town Common

Burlington Police Seek Pair for Allegedly Shoplifting $2,775 in Clothes from Kohl's (Surveillance Photo)

Flu Vaccines Still Available from Burlington Board of Health

Tips to Protect Your Holiday Packages

BNEWS Entertainment Buzz: 'Burlington Idol' Finals

Quick Response Saves Man Trapped, Crushed, in Garbage Truck



November 2018

Progress Seen at Burlington's Fire Station 2 Project

Burlington Area Chamber of Commerce Holds Annual Meeting

Red Devils Boys Hockey Preparing to Take to the Ice this Winter Season

FY19 Split Tax Set: Rate Lower but Bills Higher Due to New Assessments

Burlington Police to Crack Down on Handicap Parking Violators

New Burlington Firefighter/Paramedic Connor MacLean Graduates Academy

Winter Parking Ban Goes Into Effect on December 1

Armstrong Ambulance Collecting Winter Clothes for Families In Need

Burlington Police Department Welcomes New Officer

New Antennae Approved for Center Street Water Tower

Learn What to do in an Emergency at First Aid for Pets Program

Burlington's Thanksgiving Interfaith Service 2018

BNEWS Entertainment Buzz: 'Burlington Idol' Round Three

New Indian Restaurant Maidah Cuisine Granted Special Permit

Burlington Food Pantry Renovates Interior

Feng Shui Restaurant & Lounge Opens in The District

Public Meeting for Feedback on Burlington Transit Next Week

CDC Warns Consumers Against Eating Any Romain Lettuce After E. coli Reports

Son of Holocaust Survivors Talks Importance of Remembrance

Authorities Warn of 'Secret Sister' Gift Exchange back on Social Media

Girls Varsity Volleyball Team Falls Short to Lynnfield

Seats Available on Burlington's Audit Committee

Town Seeks Position of Recording Secretary for Zoning Bylaw Review Committee

Burlington Rotary Names Dottie Yeadon its 'Unsung Hero'

Lord & Taylor Agrees to $100K Settlement After Racial Discrimination Investigation

BPS Resource Officer Speaks on Teen Vaping Epidemic

Popular E-Cigarette Company Pulling Flavored Vaping Products from Store Shelves

Veteran Service Office Held Annual Veterans Day Ceremony

Burlington-Based Nuance Communication in Works to Sell Document Imaging Division for $400 Million

Conservation Commission Photography Contest

BNEWS Entertainment Buzz: 'Burlington Idol' Competition Begins

Selectmen Seek Volunteers for Scholarship Fund Committee

BHS Varsity Cheerleading Team Working Hard for Competitions

Update: Bill to Dedicate Burlington Bridge in Honor of LCpl Gregory MacDonald Going to Gov.'s Desk

Sen. Friedman Appointed Chair of Massachusetts Caucus of Women Legislators

New Scam Uses Two Tricks to Make Caller Appear Legit

Burlington's State Election 2018 Results

Burlington D'Angelo Grilled Sandwiches Closed as Parent Company Files for Bankruptcy

Plans for a Burlington Sculpture Park

Solidarity Service Held in Wake of Pittsburgh Shooting

Man Convicted of Stalking Woman in Burlington Will Not Get a New Trial

Halloween Night at the West School


October 2018

Obituary: Retired Burlington Firefighter and WWII Vet Robert Francis Sullivan, 91

Pumpkins in the Patch

Marshall Simonds FIRST Lego League Robotics Team

Veterans Day 2018 to Observe 100 Year Anniversary of WWI Armistice

Fox Hill Teacher Killed in Automobile Accident on Friday

A Look At Trucktober 2018

Advocate Warns of Dangers of Wireless Technology

Fine Dining Indian Restaurant Gets Liquor License for Wayside Location

FTC: Gift Card Scams Up Drastically in Recent Years

Suicide Prevention Organization Hold Training Program

Verizon Drops Small Cell Wireless Booster Application in Face of Fees

Obituary: Former Burlington Police Sgt. and Beloved Family Man Eugene "Gene" Knowles

UCC Burlington to Host Family Fall Fair

Spooktacular Cancelled but Alternate Event to be Held Next Week

Liquor License Transfer Approved for Yard House Restaurant

Burlington Police Offering Free Women's Self-Defense Classes

Middlesex Sheriff’s Office Gathers Community Professionals to Discuss Employment Opportunities for Former Inmates

Burlington Rotary Hosting Talk by Boston Globe Sports Writer Ben Volin

Burlington Fire Department Open House 2018

Photo of the Week: To Infinity... And Beyond!

Burlington 'Small-Format' Target Set to Open

Marching Against ICE and U.S. Immigration Policies

Burlington Man Found Guilty of Rape and Armed Robbery in 2009 Will Not Get New Trial

Burlington Police Issue Scam Alert After Resident Was Sent Fraudulent 'Winning' Letter

Atria Longmeadow Chowderfest 2018

State Election Early Voting Starts Next Week

Training Program to Support Those at Risk of Suicide

Photo of the Week: Hauling a Great Pumpkin and a Brother

Obituary: Beloved Family Woman and Extremely Active Community Member Virginia Mooney, 88

Man Out on Reduced Bail Indicted for Alleged Assault and Battery on a Pregnant Woman

'Dangers of Wireless Technology' Program at Library on Tuesday

Help Available with Rising Above Addiction

Burlington Man Pleads Guilty in Accident that Claimed Off Duty Officer's Life

BHS Athletic Hall of Fame 2018 Ceremony

Two Businesses Given Tobacco Sale Suspensions After Compliance Check Failure

Photo of the Week: A Girl and Her Pumpkin

Lord & Taylor Celebrates Being 40 and Fabulous

Burlington Educator Named Chair of National Science Teacher Conference

Burlington Red Devils Continue the 2018 Season with a 4-1 Record

BHS Marching Band Bringing the School Spirit

A Look at 'The Taste' 2018

Absentee Ballots and Early Voting for State Election

Olympic Gold Medalist Honored on the Town Common

Burlington Dog Park Puppies & Pilates Fundraiser

'Mini Burger' Franchise Burgerim Eyeing Burlington Location

Obituary: Beloved Family Man and Active Community Member Thomas Murray Jr., 79

Indian Americans for Burlington Celebrate Diwali on Town Common

Rotary Club Honors Kevin O'Neill

Woman Accused of Stealing from Elderly Burlington Man Arrested in Florida

Bedford Farms Closes 3rd Ave. Burlington Location

Local History Buff to Give Talk on Simonds House, Community Preservation Act



September 2018

Photo of the Week: A Journey Home with the Past in the Rear View Mirror

Burlington Voters to Decide if Treasurer/Collector Elected or Appointed Position

Middlesex Sheriff’s Office Hosts National Institute of Corrections Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) Training

Burlington Red Devils 2-0 Streak Ends in Stoneham

Parks and Recreation's First Annual Fitness Festival

Jazzin' the Blues with Paul Speidel

Artist Bren Bataclan Visits BHS

Arthur Murray Burlington Moves To New Location

Town Meeting Approves use of Stabilization Fund to Cover School Deficit

Burlington Honoring Gold Medal Winners in Olympics and Special Olympics

Selectmen Approve Contract for New Town Accountant

Burlington High School Athletics Hosting Hall of Fame Banquet

Town Meeting Approves Petition for 9 Liquor Licenses for Burlington Mall

Burlington Fire Department to Host Fire Prevention Week Open House

Board of Health Hosting Free Flu Clinics

Selectmen Place Moratorium on all Non-Emergency National Grid Work Amidst Employee Lockout

Committee Formed to Study Small Cell Wireless Devices

Red Cross Blood Mobile Truck at The District

Highlights From Truck Day 2018

Crossroads CVS Looking to Move Across Parking Lot

Burlington Red Devils Move to 2-0 After Road Win Over Woburn

Middlesex Sheriff’s Office Re-accredited by the  American Correctional Association

Monitoring of Burlington's Gas System

12: The Inside Story of Tom Brady with Dave Wedge

Relay for Life Coordinators Step Down From Positions

Selectmen Revoke Burlington Beer Works Liquor License

Letter to the Editor: Town Clerk Thanks Those Who Made Primary a Success

Conservation Commission Announces Winner of Summer Scavenger Hunt

Burlington Remembers September 11

Special Meetings to Discuss Proposed 'Small Cell' Wireless Boosters to be Held

Police Seeking Info of Woman Accused of Stealing/Fraudulently Using Credit Cards

Girls Varsity Field Hockey Starts Season with a Win

Middlesex Sheriff Announces Completion of 19th Annual Youth Public Safety Academy

Three Town Meeting Precincts Have Vacant Seats

Burlington Man Arrested for Child Porn

Black and Blue Steak and Crab Opens in Burlington

U.S. Congressman Seth Moulton Pays a Visit to Burlington Polls

Service of Supply with Charl Maynard

Town of Burlington Preliminary Election Results

BHS Girls Varsity Soccer Team Starts 2018 Season

Burlington Public Schools Begins Later School Start Times

Board of Health Gives Residents an Opportunity to Dispose Household Hazardous Waste

Jewish High Holy Days

Tiffany & Co. to Set Up 3D Printing R&D in Burlington

Tri-Town Efficiency and Regionalization Transit Study


August 2018

Truck Day 2018 Preview

Anthem Church Dinner Party

MSMS Students Honored by JFK Library for Volunteer Work

People Helping People Seeking Co-Coordinator of Burlington Food Pantry

Letter to the Editor: School Committee Should Support Audit of School Operating Budget

Burlington Red Devils Football Preview 2018

Parks & Recreation Has Survey for Residents on Open Space in Town

A Look At Plans For Former Sears Site of Burlington Mall

Burlington Police Department and AmericaCorps Partners Honored for Work Fighting Opioid Addiction

Department of Public Health Confirms Measles Case Diagnosed at Lahey Hospital

Gov. Baker Visits BHS to Discuss $72M School Safety Initiative

School Committee Discusses Ways to Cover FY18 Deficit

West Nile Virus Found in Mosquitoes in Burlington

Boston Woman Charged With OUI After Striking Police SUV, Building

National Grid Workers Protest About The Ongoing Lockout

Diwali Celebration Once More Planned for Burlington Town Common

Proposition to Change Treasurer/Tax Collector from Elected to Appointed to be Before Town Meeting

20th Burlington Truck Day Set for September

Burlington Youth Basketball Tryout Registration Now Open

Burlington Religious Houses Form Into One Collaborative

FTC: Check Pumps for Skimmers Before Filling Up

Meet the New MSMS Leadership Team

Renovations of Human Services Building Nearing Completion

Burlington Historical Society Holding Program on Benjamin Franklin

Future Development Inside of The District

Burlington Mall Ownership Requests 9 New Liquor Licenses for Redesign Project

Cummings Foundation Gives $100K Grant for Regional Opioid Program

Selectmen Set Revocation Hearing for Burlington Beer Works Liquor License

Burlington Resident Appointed to Fire Department as Firefighter/Paramedic

Sgt. Bernie Schipelliti Honored at Safety Town for Years of Dedication

Burlington Watering Ban Lifted

Driver Collides with Burlington Police Cruiser and Cambridge Street Business

Questions Remain About Future of Lester's BBQ as 'New Location Coming' Sign Posted on Door

Absentee Ballots of State Primary Now Available

Burlington Police and Fire Depts. Hold Safety Night 2018

Beekeeping 101 at Burlington Library

Learn How to Save a Life with Free Narcan Training

Ways & Means Discusses Options for School Department Deficit

Authorities Investigating Alleged Assault of a Child at Burlington Daycare

ALERT Police Training at Burlington High School

Tips to Prevent Mosquito Bites After WNV Reported in Middlesex County

Boston Scientific Announces 85 Layoffs at Burlington Location

Parks and Recreation's Celebrate Burlington 2018

Warrant Article to Cover School Department Deficit Faces High Vote Threshold at Town Meeting

Obituary: Beloved Retired Burlington Teacher Mary Lowe, 93

Chain Store with Burlington Mall Location Announces Closings

Varsity Volleyball Team Prepares for Upcoming Season

Building the Future Inside Middlesex County

Watering Ban Update: Vine Brook Work Well Underway, Re-evaluation of Situation to Follow

Shared Work Space Business Announces Burlington Project



July 2018

Burlington Planning Department Launches Geographic Info Maps

Burlington Police Turn Tables on IRS Scammers

Resident Collecting Backpacks and School Supplies for Children in Need

Rep. Gordon Votes to Support Campus Sexual Misconduct Surveys, Civics Education, and Consumer Protections

Dog Training with Mike from K-9 East

School Department has $1.7 Million FY18 Budget Deficit

UPDATE: Police Still Investigating After Suspects Fled from Scene of Crash

Police Search for Suspects in Alleged Stolen Vehicle Following Crash

Planning Board Approves Changes at Former Sears Site in Burlington Mall

Parks and Recreation Prepares for Celebrate Burlington

Yarn Group Decorate Public Library

Conservation Commission Holds a Summer Scavenger Hunt

Yard House Sports Bar Files Paperwork to Occupy Former Chili's Location

DPW Addressed Commonly Asked Questions about Water Ban

Rep. Gordon Highlights Recent Votes on Automatic Voter Registration, Conversion Therapy

FTC Warns of "Fake Emergency" Scams

A Look at Burlington's 4th of July Parade 2018

Middlesex Sheriff's Youth Public Safety Academy 2018

Rep. Gordon Joins House Colleagues in Support of Addiction Resources Act

Planning Board Approves Changes at Former Sears Site in Burlington Mall

Varsity Football Coach Prepares Team for Upcoming 2018 Season

Yarn Group Decorate Public Library

Life Time Fitness Granted Liquor License

Temple Sree Vijaya Kali Ashram Hold Ratha Yatra Procession

Parks and Recreation Prepares for Celebrate Burlington

Conservation Commission Holds a Summer Scavenger Hunt

Yard House Sports Bar Files Paperwork to Occupy Former Chili's Location

Tough Mudder Boot Camp Opens in Burlington

DPW Addressed Commonly Asked Questions about Water Ban

Rep. Gordon Highlights Recent Votes on Automatic Voter Registration, Conversion Therapy

Obituary: Family Woman, Nurse, Citizen of the Year Bernadette "Bunny" Whittington, 88

Emergency Watering Ban in Effect - Here's Why

One Injured After SUV Strikes Parked Car, Burlington Pizzeria

History Came Alive with Portrayal of Harriet Tubman

Two Businesses Issued Tobacco Sale Suspensions for Compliance Check Failure

Library Summer Reading Kickoff Party

State Sen. Friedman Highlight Recent Votes on HD for Cable Access, State IDs for Homeless Residents, Tobacco Sale Age


June 2018

Hot Weather Safety: Signs of Heat Exhaustion & Heat Stroke

Employee Block Party at The District

Burlington State Representative's Paid Family Leave Bill Passed by State Legislature

The Situation with the Historic Simonds House

ZBA Chair Steps Down After 18 Years on the Board

Update: All Solar Panels on School Roofs to be Checked in Wake of Fire

Bakery/Cafe with Focus on Natural Ingredients and Dietary Restrictions Eyeing Burlington Location

New Burlington Fire Dept. Recruit Completes Firefighting Academy

Burlington Dog Park Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting

Burlington Club 55 Chorus Group Performs in Special Spring Concert

BHS Red Devils Softball's Hot Season

Town of Burlington Shows Support with Resident Fighting Cancer

Citizens Hold Rallies at Burlington ICE Office

Free White Goods & CRT Collection Ending July 1

State Fire Marshal Offers Pool Chemical Safety Tips

BNEWS Feature: A Look at Burlington Relay for Life 2018

Water Rate Increase Set for July 1

Seven Police Department Members Promoted to New Positions

Burlington Students Graduation from Simon Youth Academy

Police Looking for Man for Allegedly Using Stolen Credit Cards (Surveillance Photo)

Highlights From BCAT'S Annual Meeting 2018

Middlesex Sheriff's Office Warns of Uptick in Jury Duty Scams

Burlington Dog Park Opening Soon

BHS Photography Students' Work to be Featured in Local Museum

BHS Grads Visit Elementary School Alma Maters

Burlington Police Again Offering Abduction Avoidance Classes for Children

Help Fight Cancer at Burlington's Relay for Life 2018

All Night Grad Party 2018

Burlington Police Receive $100K Cummings Foundation Grant for Mental Health Initiative

Two Cats Reported Missing: Help Owners Find Them

Stop Identity Thieves: Town Clerk to Host Free Paper Shredding Event

Photos: BCAT Annual Meeting & Volunteer Appreciation Night

Tough Mudder Boot Camp Opens in Burlington





May 2018

New Bikes Donated to Burlington Police

Burlington Audi/Porsche Dealership to Split Into Two Buildings

Burlington Parks and Recreation Prepares for Summer

Burlington UCC Church to Host Opioid Crisis Talk

Local Residents Complete Middlesex Sheriff's Special Citizens Academy

Burlington Honors Fallen Heroes with Memorial Day Ceremony

Burlington Police Hold Gun Buy-Back Program

BHS Girls Tennis Racking Up the Wins in 2018

Burlington Business Gives Back

$16.5 Million Approved for Phase 1 of New DPW/Rec Maintenance Facilities

Town Meeting Approves Funds for Town Administrator Search

The Feng Shui Approach to Spring Cleaning

Burlington High's Junior & Senior take Prom Photos on the Town Common

Burlington's Superintedent Conti to Head Mass School Superintendents Association

Lifetime Athletic Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting

Stamp Out Hunger 2018

Lightning Strikes Home Causing Small Fire

Burlington Police Department to Offer Police Entrance Exam

Burlington Schools Announce Special Education Director

BHS Mock Crash Teaches Valuable Lessons

Burlington UCC to Hold Annual Spring Recital

Big Changes Proposed for Former Sears Location at Burlington Mall

Burlington Community Health Fair 2018

Mass House Approves Bill to Raise Tobacco Sale Age to 21

Outside Hospital Evaluation Groups Gives Lahey High Marks for Patient Safety

Vacant Town Meeting Seat Ahead of May Session

Groundbreaking Ceremony for Burlington's Fire Station 2

Francis Wyman House Open House

As Tick Population Rises Learn How to Remove Them Safely

BHS Musicians Earn Top Spot in Montreal Competition

Chief Justice of Massachusetts Trial Court Speaks at Burlington Rotary

Fox Attacks Multiple People Including Police Officer Before Being Killed

Grand Jury Indicts Burlington Man on Five Charges of Possession of Child Pornography

New England Patriots Participate in Burlington Fundraiser

Volunteer Needed to Fill Vacant Seat on Zoning Board of Appeals





April 2018

Burlington Treasurer/Tax Collector Brian Curtin Reverses Retirement Decision

Burlington Police to Host Gun Buy-Back Program in May

FTC Warns of Publishers Clearing House Scam

Lifetime Athletic Burlington Opening Soon

Inadequate Asphalt Prompts Redo of 2016 Road Work

Burlington Police Participate in House of Worship Safety Training

Selectmen Remind Residents and Businesses Watering Restrictions Still in Place

BHS to Host Informational Session on Teens and Vaping

Burlington Middle School Student's Artwork to be Published in Statewide Magazine

Tony Funches Of The Platters Returns To Burlington Library

4th of July Committee Hosts Fundraiser Featuring Elvis Impersonator

Selectmen Hear Presentation on Community Preservation Act

Chronicle Reporter Explores History of General Stores

Obituary: Beloved Family Woman and Successful Business Woman June Lorraine Tabaldi, 64

Holocaust Survivor Haim Klement Visits Temple Shalom Emeth

Letter to the Editor: Thanks for a Successful Election from Town Clerk Amy Warfield

Burlington Historical Society to Host Founder of 'Burlington Retro' Website

Vacancy in Town Meeting Precinct Ahead of May Meeting

Mama Bear Effect Holds Pinwheel Rally for Child Abuse Prevention Month

100th Birthday Celebration with Family and Friends

Burlington Board of Health Raises Tobacco Sale Age to 21

House Arrest for Man Accused of Placing Hidden Camera in Lahey Hospital Bathroom

Scammers Impersonating FTC to Get Remote Access of Computers

PHOTOS: BCSF's Dollars for Scholars 2018 Telethon

Proposal to Change Treasurer/Collector to Appointed Position Not to be Decided in May

BHS Students Hosting Veterans Social

Long-Time Police Dept. Members Honored on Eve of Retirement

New Business Holds Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Burlington Police Lt. Thomas Browne Promoted to Deputy Chief

Critical 'Stop the Bleed' Training Makes All Citizens a First Responder

Burlington's 2018 Town Election Results

Police Investigating After Urine Found in Library Bathroom Soap Dispensers

School Community Pulls Together for Cancer Patient's Wish

Man Charged After Hidden Camera Found in Lahey Hospital Staff Bathroom

Board of Health to Host Burlington Health Fair

Commission Pushing Mental Health and Addiction Help Instead of Prison

Get a Jump on Spring Cleaning with Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day

New Principal Announced for Fox Hill Elementary



March 2018

Update: Burlington Man Charged With Child Pornography Possession was Former Cub Scout Leader

U.S.A Olympic Gold Medalist Visits Fox Hill Elementary School

Parks & Recreation's Annual Easter Egg Hunt

Arrest Warrant Issued for Burlington Resident in Connection with Wilmington House Break-In

Update: Man Arrested in 2015 Sting Sentenced to Prison for Human Trafficking

Award Winning Frank Pepe Pizzeria Looking to Open in Burlington Mall

Fighters Prepare for Burlington Rotary Club's Fight Night

Selectmen to Discuss Article to Change Treasurer/Collector to Appointed Position

March Snowstorms Required Additional Funds for Snow/Ice Removal Budget

Olympic Gold Medalist and Burlington Native Kali Flanagan Visits BCAT

BNEWS Weather: Spring like Temperatures for the Upcoming Week

Selectmen Approve Use of Disability Access Funds for Variety of Projects

Burlington Police Seeking Info on Suspect in Large Sunglasses Theft (Surveillance Photo)

Historian and Author J. L. Bell to Speak at Burlington Historical Society

Burlington's Rescue Task Force

A Look at the BHS Fashion Show 2018

Burlington Fire Station 2 Gets Demolished

Photo of the Week: The Snow is Piling Up

Burlington Police Release Tips for Upcoming Spring Season

Police: Clear Snow Before You Go

Eagle Scouts Completes Service Project for Burlington Science Center

Burlington Teachers Take on the Harlem Superstars in a Fun Exhibition Game

Temple Shalom Emeth Celebrates Sacred Text in Hatzi Simchat Torah Ceremony

Brian Curtin To Retire As Town Treasurer & Tax Collector

FTC Warns of Possible Tax Scam

Boston 25 News Reporter Bob Ward to Speak at Rotary Club of Burlington

Photo of the Week: 3rd Grade 'Living Wax Museum'

Claire's Stores Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Sledding Fun at Simonds Park

Burlington Students Participate in Local Quiz Show

Total Allowed Occupancy Raises Concerns in Hearing for Incoming High End Seafood Restaurant

Photo of the Week: Falling Tree Vs. Fence

Get Emergency Alerts from Burlington Government and Public Safety Agencies

Selectmen Decide to Start New Town Administrator Search with Internal Candidates First

'Spelling Bee Bandit' Bank Robber Sentenced to Prison

Tractor Trailer Strikes Pole and Downs Wires on Middlesex Turnpike

Letter to the Editor: In Support of Student Demonstration for Gun Legislation

Sen. Friedman Supports Bill that Would Give State/Municipal Workers OSHA Level Protections

Harlem Superstars Take on Burlington Teachers In a Fun Exhibition Game

New Principal Announced for Marshall Simonds Middle School

Storm Puts Residents in the Dark

Photo of the Week: A Close Call with a Big Tree

New Report Highlights Concerns With BHS Music Department Revolving FundPhoto of the Week: Old School Valentine's Day Cards

Volunteer Reserve Corps to Host Presentation on Rescue Task Force

Burlington Middle School Students Write Letters of Comfort for Parkland, Florida Students

BNEWS Weather: Potential Storm on the Horizon for the Upcoming Week

BEF Trivia Night a Success Despite Power Outage

Longtime WBZ Radio Personality Mel Simons Performs in Burlington

Obituary: Beloved Family Man and Founder of Sammy's Deli, Samuel "Sammy" Restivo, 93

Burlington Girl Scouts Gathered for 'World Thinking Day'

Meet the Maulers - Burlington's Middle School Girls Hockey Team

NWS Issues Winter Storm Watch for Storm That Could Bring 6-12 Inches of Snow

Middlesex Sheriff Office Announces Applications for the Youth Public Safety Academy

Young Burlington Activists Looking to Ban Plastic Bags at Burlington Store

BHS Drama Rehearsing for the Unique Upcoming Play 'Pippin'

BNEWS Weather: Wintry Weekend Followed by Seasonal Temps


February 2018

Photo of the Week: 3rd Grade 'Living Wax Museum'

Photo of the Week: 3rd Grade 'Living Wax Museum'

Photo of the Week: Old School Valentine's Day Cards

Cost of Trash and Recycling Pickup Set to Rise Sharply for Town

Police Address School Committee Concerns on School Safety

Shawsheen Tech Student Arrested for Making Threatening Video

Burlington Police Department Welcomes Two New Officers

Burlington Treasurer/Collector Brian Curtin Announces Retirement After Decades of Service

Letter from VP Mike Pence Honors Burlington Olympian

Police Arrest Burlington Man for Illegally Owned AR-15

The Science Behind Chocolate

Highlights From Winter Carnival 2018

Middlesex Sheriff Warns of Possible IRS or Jury Duty Scams

Burlington Board of Health Set to Raise Tobacco Sale Age

Burlington's Kali Flanagan Helps U.S. Women Hockey Take Home Gold

DPW Asking Residents to Clear Grave Sites

A Look at School Security in Burlington

Middlesex County Ranks High On List for Opioid Overdose Deaths

PHP Thanks Major Sponsor of Upcoming Wine Tasting Fundraiser

BNEWS Weather: A Rainy Mix for the Upcoming Week

Ballot Set for Burlington's 2018 Town Election

FTC Warns of Phone Scams

A Look Inside the Archer Hotel in Burlington

BHS 2018 Poetry Out Loud Finals

Obituary: Retired Burlington Firefighter and Beloved Family Man John (Butch) Norden Jr.

Two BHS Students Proposed Ban on Retail Plastic Bags to Board of Selectmen

FY19 Budgets and Guidelines Discussed at Selectmen Meeting

Police Release New Sketch in 35-Year-Old Unsolved Fatal Hit and Run

Police Fighting Human Trafficking and Sex Trade

BNEWS Weather: Weekend Snow Followed by Rising Temps

Obituary: Decorated Veteran and Longtime School Department Employee Kenneth Ramsdell, 72

Bid Accepted for Fire Station 2 Project

Archer Hotel Now Open at 3rd Ave

Popular WBZ Radio Personality Mel Simonds to Speak at Historical Society Meeting

Mane & Mani Open in Burlington

Wake to be Held Friday for Long-Time Town Employee Mary Lou Raleigh

Photo of the Week: Before the Big Game

Grand Jury Indicts Two on Alleged Burlington Home Invasion with Firearm

Burlington's Government Review Committee

Learning Center Provides a Fun New Way to Learn Mathematics

Temple Shalom Emeth Hosts Pro Dreamers Speaker

Rep. Gordon Files Bill to Strengthen AG Authority in Sexual Harassment Cases

Lahey Restricting Visitors Under 13 Years of Age Due to Flu

Burlington Police Arrest Five Men in Prostitution Sting

Burlington Rotary Interact Students Collect Socks for Veterans

When it Comes to Incoming Calls 'Local' Does Not Mean 'Legitimate'

Board of Health Offering Free Blood Pressure Checks at the Library


January 2018

Burlington Mall Turns 50: A Look at the Past and the Future

Longtime Employee Retires after 45 Years of Service

During an Emergency: Landline or Cell Phone?

Burlington Firefighter and Veteran Looking to Open Dog Daycare/Training Business

Temple Shalom Emeth Hosting Speaker on DACA

Latest Library News: Chocolate the Secret Indulgence, Valentine's Day Party, Pajama Storytime

Board of Selectmen Race Now Competitive

Software Company CA Technologies Moving Facility from Framingham to Burlington

PHP in 'Desperate' Need of Food Pantry Drivers

Obituary: Beloved Family Woman, Dedicated Mother, Patricia Kirchner, 77

Friends of the Burlington Public Library Recognize Retirees

Burlington Uno Pizzeria & Grill Closing This Weekend

Zoning Bylaw Review Committee Approved by Town Meeting

Burlington Firefighter Promoted to Lieutenant

Local Organization Holding a Motherhood and Youth Health Event

People Helping People Needs Food Pantry Volunteers

Selectmen Reverse Decision on Revoked Liquor License

Latest Library News:Winter Read N' Bead, Tinker Lab, Toddler Storytime

Burlington Police Updates Dispatch System for Faster Response Times

Burlington Chamber holds Second Annual Black Tie Gala

Town Meeting Approves Funds for Paramedic Training

Caffe Nero Open at the Burlington Mall

Burlington Fire Station 2 Temporary Quarters

AutoMARK Voting Machine Making Voting Independently Easier for Everyone

Department of Public Works Continues to Manage Accumulating Snow Fall

New Initiative to Help Those Struggling With Addiction Showing Results

Fire Lieutenant Promoted to Captain

BNEWS Weather: Mild Temps for the Upcoming Weekend

Burlington Public Library: Winter Read N' Bead Event, Youth Programs and Storytimes

Which Seats Are Up for the 2018 Burlington Town Election?

Story Telling With StoryWise at Atria Longmeadow Place

BHS Hockey Team Undefeated Well Into Season

Photo of the Week: Enjoying a Snow Day

Use of Handicapped Parking Fine Funds Approved for Two Projects

BHS Gymnasium Named in Honor of Former Gymnastics Coach Rich Hayes

Board of Health to hold Training for People with Disabilities

Letter: People Helping People Thanks Everyone Who Made Annual Raffle a Success

Longtime Town Employee Paul Cauldwell Honored Upon Retirement

Selectmen Appoint Members to Government Review Committee

Plans for Blanchard Road Medical Marijuana Dispensary Withdrawn

Burlington Restaurant Get Hits With One-Day Suspension For Failing Alcohol Compliance Sting

Police Searching for Suspect for Illegal Credit Card Use (Surveillance Photo)

When to Put Your Christmas Tree Out for Pickup

A Look at the Residence Inn by Marriott in The District in Burlington

People Helping People Holding Annual Wine Tasting

Burlington Sears Set to Close in April

Columbariums Installed at Burlington Cemetery

Nomination Papers Available for Burlington's 2018 Town Election

BNEWS Weather: Arctic Air for the upcoming week

BNEWS Storm Center: Burlington Schools Closed on Friday

DPW Director Says Department Ready, Asks Residents to Not Put Trash out

As Temps Plummet the COA Reminds Residents Fuel Assistance is Available

Selectmen Expand Government Review Committee

Fire Department Continues Push Towards 'Advanced Life Support' Service

Man Trying to Get Ring Lost in Burlington Back to Owner

BHS Girl Up - Making a Difference in the World


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