BNews WeeklyMarch 5 2015

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Motorist Injured by Falling Ice in Burlington

A driver was injured after a piece of ice came off the roof of an apartment complex. ... Read More

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How To Communicate With 9-1-1 When You Can't Talk

If you need emergency services but for some reason cannot speak, you can still communicate with 9-1-1 dispatchers. ... Read More

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Share a Book With the Community With Burlington Reads 2015

What’s better than reading a good book? ... Read More

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Spring Forward This Weekend

It's starting to look like this winter might actually have an end to it. ... Read More

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Police Searching for Woman Accused of Illegal Credit Card Use (Surveillance Images)

The Burlington Police Department is looking for a woman who allegedly used a Burlington resident’s credit card in a fraudulent manner.... Read More

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A Look at Healthcare with Lahey CEO

BNEWS Anchor Phil Gallagher sat down with, Dr. Joanne Conroy, Chief Executive Officer at Lahey Hospital and Medical Center, for...... Watch Video

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Make Sure You Can Vote in the Town Election

Time is starting to run out for Burlington residents who are not registered to vote but wish to participate in...... Read More

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Burlington Food Pantry Looking for Helping Hands

Are you willing to spend some time helping out the community and those in need? ... Read More

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BHS Poet Laureate Earns Spot at State Finals

A Burlington High School student has earned a spot in the state finals for the 2015 Poetry Out Loud competition. ... Read More

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A Race in the Snow: Iditarod Participant Speaks at Library

In 2005, Wilmington 2nd grade teacher, Lynne Gordon, participated in the Teacher on the Trail program that allows the school...... Watch Video

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Growing and Eating Local: A Look at Burlington's Community Garden

When the snow finally melts away the people behind Burlington's new Community Garden will once again be out in the...... Watch Video

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Police to Crack Down on Handicap Parking Violators Again

Burlington is taking another stab at stopping handicap parking violations. ... Read More

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Other News 

 

Carseats in the Cold: Winter Jacket or No?

One issue parents face is the choice to keep that coat on when strapping the kid into a car seat. Is it safe to keep them bundled up while on the road? Watch Video...

 

Burlington Town Election: Only Three Town Seats and One Town Meeting Precinct Contested 

The deadline for potential candidates to turn in their nomination papers has passed and the ballot for the 2015 Burlington Town Election is set. Read More...

 

Lt. Governor Thanks National Guard Members at Kings Burlington 

Kings Burlington was packed with men and women in camouflage on Sunday as the Massachusetts Governor's Office thanked members of the National Guard for their help clearing snow in the state. Read More...

 

Sears Updating Entrances as it Prepares for Second-Floor Tenant 

A representative from Sears was at the Planning Board meeting last week for approval of a minor engineering change to make updates to the entrances to the store at the Burlington Mall. Read More...

 

Town Seeking History Lovers 

The Board of Selectmen will be making appointments to the Historical Commission. Read More...

 

Selectmen Set Up Account for Gutierrez Gift 

The Board of Selectmen voted to set up an escrow account for funds from the real estate development company Gutierrez to pay off the Grandview Farm bond on Monday night. Read More...

 

Town Employee Injured By Fall Through Skylight 

 A Burlington town employee was reportedly injured after sustaining a fall while clearing snow from a town owned building. Read More...

 

A Closer Look at a Crazy Winter 

We've seen snowfall this year that has been topping the historic charts. Why has last month been so bad and what might it mean for the months ahead and can we expect extreme weather to continue in the future. Watch Video...

 

 

 

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 Wednesday, March 11, 2015
  7:00 PM

 

The Fogelberg Performing Arts Center
123 Cambridge Street
Burlington, MA 01803
 

Phone: (781) AFUNTIC
Email:
tickets@bpsk12.org
Website: http://burlingtontheatre.com
 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
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