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WHS Alumni! The Town Will Give You A Brick From The Old School For FREE!

WILMINGTON, MA — Did you graduate from Wilmington High School?  Would you like to own a piece of the old building? Here’s your chance!

At Tuesday’s Board of Selectmen Meeting, Town Manager Jeff Hull announced that the Public Buildings Department will be distributing bricks from the old high school — free of charge — next month. 84 more words


Demolition of Jennings

There is an odd beauty in the destruction of an old building, especially when there is a color that jumps out to grab the eye.  This is the scene that made me get my camera and walk back to shoot. 114 more words


Day 6: Additions to Workout

As I head into Week 2, I decided to slightly increase my training time. I feel well rested and ready to add just a little more to my workouts this coming week. 137 more words


The Past Speaks in Broken Bricks, Broken Promises, and Broken English

Tucson, Arizona 2015–I especially like the small imperfections, like when a brick had to be hacked to fit into a too-small space, or the mortar had to be thicker just to reach the ceiling or the mason dropped a stitch when a cigarette burnt his lips or the mortar got slathered sloppily when the helper forgot to tie his shoelace or the foreman was trying to remember the Spanish word for bricks and blocks and the clock kept lurching in ticks and tocks and somebody thought they saw the stigmata of Jesus, … 46 more words


May 26, 2015, 101 North Court

One of the things I have always enjoyed about the Historic District is that no matter how busy the downtown area is, you can always find a quiet place to sit and have lunch or talk to a friend.  15 more words


Why White Space Is Your Friend

An English professor of mine always said that a writer has the talent to write on any subject for at least two pages.

“I could assign the class to analyze this ceiling and all of you could write five pages on it,” he jokingly added. 585 more words