BNews WeeklySeptember 1 2016

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FOX25 Zip Trips Visits Burlington

The Fox25 morning news team was on the Burlington Town Common last week to meet with residents and community leaders...... Watch Video

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High-Tech Medical Device Company Moving Headquarters to Burlington

A high-tech medical product supply company is moving its headquarters from Waltham to Burlington later this year. ... Read More

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Two New Businesses, Barre Exercise Studio and a Salon, Open at 3rd Ave.

Two new businesses have opened in the 3rd Ave. mixed-use development project. ... Read More

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New Security Protocols Announced for Burlington Schools

Police Chief Michael Kent and Superintendent Dr. Eric Conti announce that Burlington Public Schools will implement a Standard Response Protocol (SRP) to establish a uniform...... Read More

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Sen. Ken Donnelly Letter: Returning to Serve Following Health Issue

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Reminder: One Week to Get Absentee Ballot for State Primary

The Massachusetts State Primary is set for Thursday, September 8, and anyone who wants to vote but can’t make it...... Read More

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Top Ways to Avoid Being Scammed

It seems hardly a week goes by without a news article posted her concerning a new or returning scam.... Read More

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BCAT Program Examines Domestic Violence Prevention

"Be Prepared" host Sandra Voltero hosts a discussion with experts, including Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan, on domestic violence prevention. ... Watch Video


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A Look at The Tremont Apartments in Burlington

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Finding Peace and Relief Through Painting

Lahey Hospital and Medical Center recently hosted PaintFest America for a painting event with cancer patients and their families. ... Watch Video

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Meet Burlington High's New Chorus Director

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Police: Mother and Son Scammed Into Believing Other was Kidnapped

The Burlington Police Department is warning residents to be aware of a scam reported in town last week that had...... Read More

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Police Looking for Shoplifting Suspect (Surveillance Photo)

The Burlington Police Department is asking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating a female suspected want for alleged shoplifting. ... Read More

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Letter: Thanks to Everyone for Making Primary Election a Success 

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Find out what members of the Burlington Community are saying and add your own thoughts in our Letters to the Editor section. Check it Out...


Other News 


Burlington to Hold Special Ceremony for 15th Anniversary of 9/11 Attacks

The Town of Burlington will hold a special remembrance ceremony for the victims of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in New York and Washington D.C. on the 15th anniversary this year. Read More...


Two Arrested After Allegedly Breaking Into Wrong House Looking for Female Acquaintance 

The Burlington Police Department arrested two in connection with a residential breaking and entering in the early morning on Saturday, Chief Michael Kent reported in a press release. Read More...


Burlington Prepares to Go Back to School 

September is right around the corner and that means the kids will soon be heading back to school. To find out what the school department is doing to prepare BNEWS Reporter Tad Stephanak went to speak some of the leaders. See More...


Burlington Food Pantry Renovated, Looking for Volunteers 

The Burlington Food Pantry has undergone some renovations recently and is still working hard to help those in need in the community. Robert Parris went down to look at the changes and find out what help they need. See More...


Nurse Arraigned on Illegally Obtaining Opioid Medications  

A nurse was arraigned in court on Thursday on allegations she illegally obtained opioid medications from a number of area pharmacies, including one or more in Burlington. Read More...


Selectmen Vote to Support Request for 8 New Liquor Licenses 

The Board of Selectmen voted in favor of including a warrant article in the September Town Meeting that would give the town permission to seek eight additional liquor licenses from the state. Read More...




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

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When:Thursdays from 2:30 to 6:30 p.m. (June 16 - Oct. 13) 

Where: Burlington Town Common

The Burlington Farmers' Market is returning for its second summer season.

This seasonal event will feature locally grown and produced fruits, vegetables, meats, seafood, delicious prepared foods, flowers, plants, spa products, gourmet baked goods, fresh eggs, local honey, fresh baked breads, healthy juices, cheeses, handmade pastas, sauces, and much more.

Entry is free and everyone is welcome. 












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