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Obituary: Eva Wagner

WAGNER, Eva (Fish) 98, of Needham, August 13, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Raymond F. Wagner. Visiting hours on Friday from 4-7 PM. Complete notice on Friday. For more information please visit www.eatonfuneralhomes.com Eaton Funeral Home(781) 444-0201
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Obituary: David Zach Webster

WEBSTER, David Zach 78, of Forest Acres Road, New London, NH, died Thursday, August 7, 2014 at his home after a 25 year journey with prostate cancer. He was born in Rochester, NY on Dec. 11, 1935 the son of Donald B. and Eleanor (Zach) Webster. He spent his early years in Palmyra, NY and graduated from Bowdoin College in 1957. He enlisted in the US Army and was discharged in 1960 with the rank of 1st Lt. He graduated from George Washington University in 1964 with a LLB/JD and from Babson College in 1973 with a MBA. He was a member of the MA and VA Bars. The family moved to Needham, MA in 1964 and David joined a ...
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Obituary: Joanne D. Vey

VEY, Joanne D. (Robinson) 63, Of Sandown, NH, passed away on August 9, 2014, at Brigham & Women's Hospital/ Dana Faber after a brief battle with Cancer. Joanne was born in Needham, MA, the daughter of the late William & Bertha (Methven) Robinson. She was raised along side her late brother, John S. Robinson of Sandwich, MA. Joanne was a Needham High graduate, class of 1969 and went on to graduate from Chamberlin College with an Associates Degree. Joanne worked as a well loved receptionist at Mill Metals in Manchester, NH. In her free time Joanne enjoyed cuddling with her dachshunds Oliver and Elwood, chatting with her best friend, Janice (Beaton) Barrington, donating blood & platelets and spending time with ...
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Obituary: Richard B. Rohmer

ROHMER, Richard B. Of Needham, August 5, 2014. Beloved husband for 48 years of Martha (Holmes) Rohmer. Loving father of Jennifer and her husband Richard O'Duggan of Franklin and the late Clifford A. Rohmer. Dear Grampy of Jacqueline Marie and Shannon Elizabeth O'Duggan. Brother of the late Francis Rohmer Jr. and Warren Rohmer. Uncle of Mark and his wife Lisa Rohmer, Scott and his wife Stephanie Rohmer and Carlton Rohmer all of Ashland. Visitation will be held in the Eaton Funeral Home, 1351 Highland Ave., NEEDHAM on Saturday, August 9th from 4-8 PM. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. In lieu of flowers donations in his name may be made to The American Diabetes Association, 10 Speen St, ...
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Obituary: Mary Ann Prinn

PRINN, Mary Ann (Cosgrove) Of Needham, formerly of Worcester, August 5th. Beloved wife of Richard P. Prinn for 39 years. Loving mother of David C. Prinn and his wife Abigail J. of NY City, Lauren K. Prinn of NY City, Kristin E. Prinn of Philadelphia, PA. Grandmother of Jack and Freddie Prinn. Sister of Carol Quinn of Northborough, Ellen Garcia of Miami, FL, William Cosgrove of Worcester, Elizabeth Burrell of Washington D.C., John Cosgrove of Jefferson, MA, Nancy Cosgrove of Boston. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Mary Ann was a graduate of Emmanuel College and received her Masters in Education from Boston University and Boston College. Dedicated school teacher in various public schools for over 30 years. Lover ...
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Public Hearing on the Extension of Liquor Retail Sales Hours on Sundays and Holidays

The Board of Selectmen will hold a public hearing regarding the extension of liquor retail sales hours on Sundays and holidays.
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Obituary: Patricia Ann Cogswell

COGSWELL, Patricia Ann "Pat" (Morrissey) Of Chatham and Needham, August 4, 2014. Beloved wife for 59 years of John H. "Jack" Cogswell. Loving mother of Julie Ann Stone of Ipswich and Catherine Jo Sanders and her husband Timothy Paul Sanders of Uxbridge. Dear grandmother of Jacob Adam Stone, Isaac James Stone and Kiernan John Sanders. Funeral will be private. In lieu of flowers donations in Pat's name may be made to the Northeast Animal Shelter, 347 Highland Ave, Salem MA 01970. Born in North Adams, Pat was a graduate of Walpole High School in Walpole NH and Fisher Junior College. For obit or to share a memory of Pat please visit www.eatonfuneralhomes.com Eaton Funeral Home(781) 444-0201
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Farmers' Market Week

Governor Deval Patrick has proclaimed August 3rd through August 9th as Farmers' Market Week and is urging all the citizens of the Commonwealth to visit your local Farmers' Market.
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2014 National Citizen Survey Results are Posted!

The 2014 National Citizen Survey Results are available to view using the link provided below. This is the fourth time that Needham has surveyed its residents, prior surveys occurring in 2008, 2010 and 2012.
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Two Mass. Colleges Make 'Top 20 Sober Schools' List

The most recent college rankings of top party schools and "sober schools" were revealed on Monday. Guess which half Massachusetts showed up on?
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Mass. Colleges Make 'Top 20 Sober Schools' List

The most recent college rankings of top party schools and "sober schools" were revealed on Monday. Guess which half Massachusetts showed up on?
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Successful Solarize Needham program will add nearly 100 solar PV systems in town

Solarize Needham officially ended on June 30th with contracts signed for 99 new solar PV systems in Needham. Congratulations to Solar Coach Artie Crocker, a member of Green Needham's Steering Committee, for the energy and commitment he brought to this successful collaboration among Astrum Solar, the Town of Needham and Green Needham. Astrum Solar has ...read more
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