BNews WeeklyFebruary 26 2017

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Government of Bermuda Suing Lahey, Alleges Bribery of Former Premier

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Tony Funches of The Platters Performs At The Burlington Library

Last Thursday the Burlington Public Library hosted an evening with Tony Funches, former lead singer of The Platters.... Watch Video

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100 Episodes of BCAT's "Something to Talk About"

BCAT’s volunteer run show Something to Talk About hit a big milestone this week, airing its 100th episode.... Watch Video

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The Yo-Yo People Perform at the Burlington Public Library

The Yo-Yo People, John and Rebecca Higby who are a husband and wife duo specializing in yo yo tricks, performed...... Watch Video

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BNEWS Weather: Warm Weekend Followed by Slight Cooling

Get the latest forecast from BNEWS Meteorologist Peter Brown. ... Watch Video

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FTC Warns of Scammers Creating Fake News Sites to Sell Fake Pills

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Photo of the Week: Enjoying a 'Spring' day in February

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We Now Know Which Seats Will be Challenged in the 2017 Town Election

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Man Arrested After Vehicle and Foot Chase that Ended in a River

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Support the Council on Aging's 'Senior Prom' by Dining at Not Your Average Joe's in March

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Enjoy a Night of Boxing and Support Local Charities and Scholarships

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Letter to the Editor: Re-Election Candidacy Announcement from Barbara L'Heureux, Planning Board

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BACC'S Annual Spring Soiree

The winter is coming to a close and the spring is right around the corner.... Read More

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Letter: The Past and Future of Burlington's Sons of Italy

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BHS Select Singers heading to Carnegie Hall

The chorus room at Burlington High is full of the sounds of the members of the Select Singers practicing for...... Watch Video

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Letter to the Editor: Candidacy Announcement from Jim Tigges

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"Collab" BHS's Award Winning Literature Magazine

Collab is Burlington High's Multi-Award-Winning Literature magazine featuring student art, poetry, fiction, essays and music.... Watch Video

Other Stories 

Town Considering Curbside Textile Recycling Program

The Burlington Board of Selectmen voted 5-0 on Monday night to give Department of Public Works Director John Sanchez the go-ahead to enter into contract discussion with a company looking to reduce the amount of trash is dumped in landfills. Read More...

BHS'S Spanish Exchange Program Shares Their Experiences From Spain

Burlington High School students and teachers from the Spanish exchange program are overseas for two weeks for an exotic and adventurous trip to Spain. Read More...

Faces of Remembrance' Tribute Wall to Massachusetts Soldiers Coming to Historical Society

The Burlington Historical Society will be hosting an organization that is working to remember all the men and women of the armed forces with a Massachusetts connection who have passed since the attacks of September 11, 2001. Read More...

Burlington Recreation Department's Winter Carnival
As part of their 50th Anniversary Celebrate the Burlington Recreation Department held a Winter Carnival this past weekend. See More...



Find out what's happening in town with our new Burlington Community Calendar

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WHERE: Park Playhouse 1 Edgemere Ave. Burlington

WHEN: February 24th, 25th at 8 p.m and 26th at 2 p.m.


March 5th at 7 p.m.


March 2, 3, 4, 9, 10, 11th at 8 p.m.


Tickets are $17 dollars for General Admission and $14 dollars for students and seniors.


Getting Sara Married is the story of Sara Hastings, a single attorney living in the east side of Manhattan. She is strong, independent, and not looking to settle down any time soon. Her Aunt Martha however, has other plans, Sick and tired of seeing Sara living her life as a single woman, Martha takes it upon herself to find the right man for her niece. And because of her determination, Martha will go to any length to make sure that happens.



For tickets please call 781-229-2649 or email



For additional information please visit or call 781 229-2649.




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