BNews WeeklyFebruary 28 2015

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Teacher on the Trail

A Race in the Snow: Iditarod Participant Speaks at Library

In 2005, Wilmington 2nd grade teacher, Lynne Gordon, participated in the Teacher on the Trail program that allows the school...... Watch Video

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Growing and Eating Local: A Look at Burlington's Community Garden

When the snow finally melts away the people behind Burlington's new Community Garden will once again be out in the...... Watch Video

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Lt. Governor Thanks National Guard Members at Kings Burlington

Kings Burlington was packed with men and women in camouflage on Sunday as the Massachusetts Governor's Office thanked members of...... Read More

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Sears Updating Entrances as it Prepares for Second-Floor Tenant

A representative from Sears was at the Planning Board meeting last week for approval of a minor engineering change to...... Read More

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Town Seeking History Lovers

Do you have a love and/or interest in local history? ... Read More

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BHS Poet Laureate Heading to State Semi-Finals

Burlington High School's newest Poet Laureate will be representing the school in an attempt at going for a state title. ... Read More

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Police to Crack Down on Handicap Parking Violators Again

Burlington is taking another stab at stopping handicap parking violations. ... Read More

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Burlington Town Election: Only Three Town Seats and One Town Meeting Precinct Contested

The deadline for potential candidates to turn in their nomination papers has passed and the ballot for the 2015 Burlington...... Read More

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Selectmen Set Up Account for Gutierrez Gift

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Town Employee Injured By Fall Through Skylight

A Burlington town employee was reportedly injured after sustaining a fall while clearing snow from a town owned building. ... Read More

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Carseats in the Cold: Winter Jacket or No?

Winter coats are heavy and bulky but they do help people stay warm. ... Watch Video



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A Closer Look at a Crazy Winter

We've seen snowfall this year that has been topping the historic charts. Why has last month been so bad and what might it mean for the months ahead and can we expect extreme weather to continue in the future. Watch Video...


Snow Clearing Continues Well After the Storm 

BNEWS Reporter Michael Duval spoke with Department of Public Works Director John Sanchez about what the department does after the initial plowing is over. Watch Video...


Mosquito Spraying Opt-Out Ended in March 

Those interested in opting out of having their property sprayed for mosquitoes have until March 1 to alert the town. Read More...


Police Warn of New Scam Targeting Elderly Residents  

Area police departments are warning residents of a new scam that has popped up following the recent snow storms that targets unsuspecting seniors. Read More...


BHS Students Blogging From Spain

A group of Burlington High School students are living it up in Europe. Read More...









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