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Video: Wellesley senior center groundbreaking marks an end, and a new beginning

Mary Bowers broke into tears when she was asked to pick up a shovel and carve away a small piece of dirt Monday morning. She started to tear up again afterward, once the town had finally broken ground on a senior center that had been a focus for both optimism and contention for more than a decade. 644 more words

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Wicked Local Announces Wilmington's 2016 Readers Choice Award Winners

WILMINGTON, MA — Wicked Local recently revealed its 2016 Readers Choice Awards for Wilmington.  Below are the winners and honorable mentions.  Congrats to all!  Do you agree with the winners?   890 more words

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Vote For Your Favorite Wilmington Businesses In Wicked Local's "Readers Choice Awards"

WILMINGTON, MA — Voting for Wicked Local’s 2016 “Readers Choice Awards” is now open.

Vote online HERE through Wednesday, February 10 at 5pm.  Online ballots must include votes in at least 10 categories and each vote must include the town where the choice is located. 126 more words

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West Roxbury seeing more development

One of the most suburban neighborhoods of Boston, West Roxbury is being dragged kicking and screaming into the city’s development boom.

A controversial proposal for a 48- unit apartment building at 425 LaGrange St received Boston Redevelopment Authority approval in October and will go before the Zoning Board of Appeals December 8, according to… 297 more words

Man and wife injured in fire

BURLINGTON- A husband and his wife are recovering after being burned in a small brush fire. Deputy Fire Chief Frank Dilbington said, “My guys were there within six minutes of the call and gained entry to the residence.” The crews had some obstacles to overcome he added, “Upon entering the house there was a strong odor of KY jelly, Yankee Candles and of course burning flesh.” 67 more words

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Malden mans video of a fucking fish goes viral

Mike Bergin of Malden, has become an overnight internet sensation after a video he posted to Facebook went viral.

In the video, Mike and his friend Jay Foster come across a saltwater sunfish (these are not that rare) the video itself is completely hilarious for several reasons. 172 more words

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Malden man improves golf game

Mark Chesling of Malden had a serious ass case of the yips over the summer, shanking several drives into neighboring houses yards, and putting so poorly, geriatrics were behind him screaming , “Just pick it up and go to the next hole.” Chesling came up with a plan however. 274 more words

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