BNews WeeklyJanuary 22 2020

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Victim of Fatal Maryvale Road House Fire Identified as Kevin O’Brien, 61

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Sculpture Park Plans Hit Snag with Grand View Farm Site

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Superintendent Update January 21, 2020

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Alumni Day

BHS Alumni Visit for Artist Day

Burlington High alumni made visit to the high school for Artist Alumni Day.... Watch Video

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Two Arrested in Connection with Series of Burglaries Over Several Months in Greater Boston

Two men suspected in a string of break-ins and burglaries over the course of several months, including what appears...... Read More

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Photo of the Week: Looking Down to See the Sky

Another week, another photo to highlight!   This week’s photo proves beauty can be found in unexpected place, like...... Read More

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Should Burlington Have a Bylaw to Recall Elected Officials?

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State Rep. Ken Gordon Accepting Applications for Summer Internships

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BHS Students’ Work Featured in 24th Annual Regional High School Art Majors Show

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Middlesex DA Receives Grant to Help Fight Auto Insurance Fraud

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Burlington Fire Department Promotes Own to Assistant Fire Chief, Captain and Lieutenants

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BNEWS Feature: Parks & Rec Embrace Nature with a New Program

Burlington Walks is a new Winter program held by the Burlington Parks & Recreation Department, dedicated to enjoying the beauty...... Watch Video

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Letter to the Editor: Burlington’s Most Controversial Issue of the 20th Century

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Investigation Reveals Cause of Fatal Maryvale Road Fire to be Smoking Materials

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Plans for Sculpture Park Making Progress with Artwork Submissions Now Open

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Brazilian Steakhouse Fogo de Chao Eying Burlington Location

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NY State Trooper Ryan Fortini Remembered and Honored at Funeral Mass

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Announcing the BNEWS Photo of the Year from 2019

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Latest Library News: Last Thursday Book Discussion, Blood Pressure Screening

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BHS Students Prepare for the Tenacity Challenge

Burlington High Students are participating in a school activity called the Tenacity Challenge.... Watch Video

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Video: Maryvale Road Fire Leaves Man Dead and His Elderly Mother Hospitalized

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Burlington Town Election Nomination Papers Available

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BNEWS Weather: Sunny and Chilly with A Dash of Weekend Snow

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


BNEWS Weekly

BNEWS Weekly can now be viewed on BCAT's YouTube Channel.... Watch Video

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Bose to Close 119 Retail Stores Including Burlington Mall Location

Another retail location is closing due to pressure from online shopping.    Business Insider reports that the audio equipment...... Read More

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2020 Elections in Burlington

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Chamber Spotlight: Eddie V's Prime Seafood

The Chamber Spotlight falls on Eddie V's Prime Seafood with there signature cocktails and bar scene, fine wine, high...... Watch Video

Other Stories 


Burlington Police Investigating Suspicious Death of 18-Year-Old Female

Authorities are investigating the suspicious death of a female teenager in Burlington. Read More...


Obituary: Beloved Family Man, Korean War Veteran, Russ Gould, 89 

A beloved family man, United States Navy Veteran and past Commander of the American Legion in Burlington passed away last week. Read More...


Reading of Play 'Recovery' Teaches About Addiction and Rehabilitation 

The Burlington, Billerica and Tewksbury Police Departments came together to host a reading of the Anne Lucas's play Recovery. See More...


Round-Up: Known and Trusted Local Charities You Can Donate to this Holiday Season

The holiday season is a time of charity and good will but sometimes it can be hard to know where and how to spread the joy with all the competing organizations, fund drives and appeals for help. Read More...



Community Hightlight




Wednesday, January 22 from 7 to 8:30  pm

Held at the Burlington Public Library


Presentation given by Peter Coppola


Everyone is welcome and the event is free


For more info go to or call 781-270-1690

It's more than just a restaurant row but 3rd Ave Burlington highlighted some of its fine eateries at the 3rd edition of the the Taste of 3rd Ave event
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