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Field Hockey Clinics Wrap up Summer… Aug. 15, 2017

Field Hockey Clinics Wrap up Summer… Aug. 15, 2017

| August 17, 2017

     

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The 2017 Bolton Fair

The 2017 Bolton Fair

| August 17, 2017

Posted Aug. 18, 2017 The 135th Bolton Fair was held Aug. 11-13, at the Lancaster Fairgrounds. With the weather cooperating beautifully, the fair was packed with visitors throughout the weekend to ride the rides, see and pet the animals, listen to live music, and bask in the beauty and fun of an old-fashioned agricultural fair […]

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Bolton Police Report… Aug. 18, 2017

Bolton Police Report… Aug. 18, 2017

| August 17, 2017

Compiled by Lynda King Excerpts from the Public Safety Logs. Please note, arrests are made based on probable cause but do not determine  guilt or innocence until proven in court. Police Log: Aug. 7 – 13   During the week police made 34 traffic stops, which resulted in 13 citations and 21 verbal warnings. They […]

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Stories and Tales of Our Town… Aug. 18, 2017

Stories and Tales of Our Town… Aug. 18, 2017

| August 17, 2017

Stories and Tales of Our Town Compiled By Roger Breeze  Dorothy ‘Dottie’ McAdoo Brown Bolton’s Last School Crossing Guard June 1, 1920, to Mar 17, 2002 In September 1972, after longtime crossing guard George “Uncle Georgie” Hines retired, Dottie Brown became the next, and last, school crossing guard for Emerson School. The corner of Mechanic […]

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Letter to the Editor: “Fake News in Bolton”… Aug. 18, 2017

| August 17, 2017

Fake News Arrives In Bolton You probably received a glossy pamphlet in the mail “Important Questions Inside” attacking our Senator Jennifer Flanagan regarding her recent vote to raise the pay of the members of the Massachusetts Legislature. This mailer is full of false and deliberately misleading information about Jen Flanagan’s vote. The organization, Massachusetts Fiscal […]

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CALENDAR… Aug. 18, 2017

CALENDAR… Aug. 18, 2017

| August 17, 2017

GLOUCESTER LOBSTER CRUISE The Bolton Council on Aging will sponsor a trip to Gloucester on Tuesday, Aug. 22, where guests will take in a harbor cruise that includes a summer luncheon featuring lobster as a star attraction! A minimum of 40 cruisers will be needed to hold the trip. Cost is $66 per person for […]

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LEGAL NOTICES… Aug. 18, 2017

| August 17, 2017

BOARD OF SELECTMEN NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING The Board of Selectmen will hold a public hearing on Thursday, August 31, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at the Houghton Building, 697 Main Street, Bolton on the application of Bolton Bean, Inc., 626 Main Street, Bolton, Ma 01740, for a new Annual, Restaurant type, Wine and Malt Liquor […]

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LEGAL NOTICE: Bolton Conservation Commission

| August 3, 2017

BOLTON CONSERVATION COMMISSION NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING   The Bolton Conservation Commission will hold a public hearing under the provisions of M.G.L. Chapter 131, Section 40 (Wetlands Protection Act and Riverfront Act), and under the Bolton Wetland By-law Chapter 233, to consider the Notice of Intent filed by Brandon Ducharme for the proposed subdivision located […]

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In Brief… Board of Selectmen July 13

| July 19, 2017

In Brief . . . Board of Selectmen July 13   Hiring processes approved Selectmen voted to approve the hiring process for a new public works director. A hiring committee of Town Administrator Don Lowe, Selectman Jonathan Keep, the town planner, town treasurer/HR director, and a disinterested public works chief from another town will screen […]

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Obituary… Michael Fitzgerald, 66

Obituary… Michael Fitzgerald, 66

| July 19, 2017

–July 19, 2017 Michael Fitzgerald, 66 Michael Fitzgerald age 66 of Bolton, MA passed away after a brief illness on July 16, 2017. Born in Cambridge MA, son of the late John “Jake” and Dylmonda “Mama Dee” Fitzgerald. Michael is survived by his beloved wife of 30 years, Denise (Vautrain). Devoted father of Kerry Ann […]

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