Friends of the Blue Hills

Protect the Beauty Photo Contest

The Friends of the Blue Hills is dedicated to encouraging people to protect, preserve and enjoy the Blue Hills…  Show us who and what in the Blue Hills you care about that makes the Blue Hills worth protecting! Prizes include two $250 gift certificates to LLBean; one prize awarded by judges and another prize awarded to the photographer whose photo receives the most popular votes. See photo contest rules and submit photos. Thanks to this year’s photo contest sponsors:  Dedham Savings and LLBean. Photo credit: Michelle LoConte (Dedham)
Friends of the Blue Hills

Peek A Blue Hikes for you and your tots

Peek a Blue Hike December 15th,  11:00 am – noon Join the Friends of the Blue Hills to enjoy the outdoors with your children during our bi-weekly Peek a Blue Hikes series.  These hikes will occur every other Tuesday at 11:00 am.  (For a full list of dates, click here.) Bring your tots to Houghton’s for a leisurely stroll to explore the outdoors.  Participants will enjoy healthy snacks, juice and water and everyone is invited to bring a picnic lunch to enjoy at Houghton’s Pond after the hike concludes.  Mothers Groups and play groups are most welcome to join us! [...]
Canton Citizen

Canton Sports Guy: March 19 Preview

Although it has yet to garner the same national following as other major sports, lacrosse has been a popular choice among high school and collegiate athletes for a number of years. Thanks to the hard work of CHS head coach Bill Bendell and many others, the game has been growing increasingly prominent in Canton. Numerous [...]
Canton Citizen

Man About Canton: March 19 Preview

Did you know … The average tax bill in Canton has been climbing over the last few years and has jumped to $6,066 per year. The average value of a single-family home is up to $473,171. In the past year, the tax bill increased by 4.5 percent, which was one of the highest on the [...]
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