BNews WeeklyOctober 4 2015

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A Look at the New Bedford Farms Ice Cream in Burlington

A new business has opened up at the 3rd Ave. development project. ... Watch Video

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Police Honor Department's First Chief

The Burlington Police Department recently honored its first full-time Chief, James Charles Piper, Sr., He was hired as the Chief...... Watch Video

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Police Department Sees Flooding in Heavy Rains

The rain this week may have been needed but the Burlington Police Department would have preferred it stayed outside.... Watch Video

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Town Meeting Attendance Records Released

The September Town Meeting was this past Monday and while most members came to discuss the issues and cast votes...... Read More

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Zoning Change for Hertz Location on Middlesex Turnpike Approved

Town Meeting approved a zoning change for the property that currently houses Hertz Rent A Car during the meeting on...... Read More

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Town Meeting Votes on Resolution Over Medical Marijuana Dispensary

Burlington Town Meeting voted on a non-binding resolution to show opposition to a medical marijuana dispensary looking to come to...... Read More

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Bedford Farms Ice Cream Now Open in Burlington

I scream, you scream ... we all know the rest. ... Read More

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Burlington Police Department Welcomes New Officer

The Burlington Police Department welcomed a new member this week. ... Read More

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Police Tweet Play-by-Play of Possible Scam Investigation

The Burlington Police Department has been busy on social media, posting play-by-plays of an investigation into a possible consumer fraud...... Read More

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SPECIAL REPORT: Help & Hope Exist: A message to Families of Heroin Addicts

BNEWS Anchor Phil Gallagher sat down with Sabrina Bembenek, a mother who lost her son to heroin, and Billy Pfaff, founder of the group Heroin is Killing My Town, to discuss the growing epidemic of heroin and opiate addictions and what parents should know about it. Watch Video...


Construction Underway on New Lahey Hospital Emergency Department 

Anyone who has been to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center this past summer would have noticed a big construction project underway. Here's what's going on. Watch Video...


Ice Cream Fundraiser Raises Funds for Family of 2-Year-Old Battling Leukemia 

A special fundraiser was held at the Primrose School last month. An ice scream social which all donations went to Olivia Steiner a child with Leukemia. Watch Video...


Red Sox World Series Trophies in Burlington 

Heritage at Stone Ridge, an Equity Residential apartment community, recently held a fundraising event featuring the Red Sox World Series Trophies. Watch Video...




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When: Thursday, October 8 from 5 to 7 p.m. 

Where: Atria at Longmeadow, 42 Mall Road 


Bring a non-perishable food item to donate to the Burlington Food Pantry, and enjoy a host of delicious samples of chowder.











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