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Just like at the special town meeting, the Medfield State Hospital purchase legislation passed unanimously in the legislature.  See the email notice below from Representative Shawn Dooley. ≠=====================
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MSH purchase passed

Both branches of the legislature within the past hour passed the legislation to allow the Town of Medfield to buy the Medfield Sate Hospital site.   John Nunnari tracks things at the legislature for the architects, and has an alert for … Continue reading →
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MSH bill passage can come any day now

Passage of the legislation to allow Medfield to purchase the former Medfield State Hospital site from the state may be passed any day now, but reportedly before the end of the month when this legislative session ends. Bill Massaro’s emailed … Continue reading →
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Obituary: Arthur N. Gorham

GORHAM, Arthur N. "Buster" Jr. 77 of Medfield and Harwich Port, and former long time employee of James Bliss Marine and Harry Miller Co. died July 19, 2014. He was the beloved husband of Sandra (Stucky) Gorham. Devoted father of Arthur N. III 'Skip' and his wife Michele; Carolyn 'Carrie' Murray and her husband Douglas; Daniel and his wife Rebecca; loved brother of William H., Linda Harvey and her husband John, brother in law of Janet Gorham ; grandfather of 5 grandchildren; uncle to many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brother, Benjamin, a sister in law, Natalie Gorham, a brother in law, Alfred Stucky, and a nephew, John Harvey, Jr. There are not visiting hours. Memorial service ...
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Obituary: Virginia L. Bowes

Bowes, Virginia L. (Doherty) Age 95, of Medfield, formerly of Norwood, Jamaica Plain and Charlestown, beloved wife of the late John "Frankie" Bowes. Loving mother of John "Jack" F. Bowes and his wife Karen of Quincy, Catherine F. O'Neill of Medfield and the late Virginia "Ginny" Bowes-Mulvey. Sister of Ruth Gorman of Charlestown and the late Daniel Doherty, Andrew Sullivan, Mary Vesey, Helen Arruda and William Sullivan. Also survived by 5 grandchildren, David F. Mulvey, John F. Bowes III, Karyn J. San Soucie, John P. O'Neill Jr, Jennifer F. O'Neill, and 4 great grandchildren, Matthew J. Mulvey, Megan E. Mulvey, Natalie V. O'Neill and Owen P. O'Neill. A Mass of Christian burial to which all are invited will be celebrated ...
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Obituary: William F. Quinn

QUINN, William F. Of Medfield, formerly of Westwood, died July 7th, 2014. Beloved son of the late John T. and Teresa N.M. (Lyons) Quinn. Loving brother of Teresa N. Montella and her husband Joseph of Westwood and the late John T. Quinn Jr. Uncle of Joseph J. Montella of Stoughton, Mark J. Montell and his wife Caryn of East Falmouth, Michael D. Montella and his wife Kristen of Foxboro, John T. Quinn III of Scituate, Anne-Marie Bajwa and her husband Zahoor of Bridgewater and Cathleen Quinn of East Haddam, CT. Great uncle of Christopher, Matthew, Ryan, Shawn, Michelle and Danielle. Relatives and friends are invited to attend visiting hours in the Holden, Dunn and Lawler Funeral Home, 55 High Rock ...
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Track NSTAR, National Grid Power Outages During Hurricane Arthur

Hurricane Arthur is on its way and thousands of Massachusetts resident are already without power after last night's storm.
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