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Verizon FiOS, Cox Media tick off Wellesley

Wellesley residents were among the 400,000 households in Massachusetts forced on Thanksgiving Day to miss the Cowboys-Eagles football game and spend more quality time with family on the holiday as a result of a financial dispute between Verizon FiOS and Cox Media, which owns the Fox TV station that carries NFL games. Some of us […]
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Wellesley Historical Society presents Winter Wednesdays

The Wellesley Historical Society is partnering with the Wellesley Community Center to offer a new series of children’s programs called “Winter Wednesdays” beginning in December. The programs are geared toward children aged five to ten and will take place from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. at the Wellesley Community Center, 219 Washington Street, every Wednesday from […]
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Missing Wellesley dog is found

UPDATE: Miller has been found. We received the following plea for help regarding a missing dog: “Our dog, Miller, got loose yesterday near Hampshire Rd and Lowell Rd. He was seen in the neighborhood several times. The last sighting was near Upham School around 7:30 PM. He is gentle and very shy. He is not […]
The Wellesley Wine Press

Deal Alert: 5% off Gift Cards at Table & Vine

West Springfield, MA retailer Table & Vine is back with an offer they run each year around this time: 5% off Gift Cards with code GIFTCARD5% may not seem like a ton (and in reality it isn't enough to go out of your way for). But here's why I might consider this and how I'd maximize its value...First, the gift cards don't expire now so you can order them now (for yourself of course!) then use them later when you see they have a deal on a wine you're looking for.Second, since they're gift cards you can stack the 5% with other savings like 10% off a straight case. Table & Vine's pricing model doesn't employ case discounts as significantly as ...
The Wellesley Wine Press

25% Off and Free Shipping from Dion's with code GIVETHANKS [MA Only]

Waltham, MA based Dion's (formerly D&L Liquors evidently) is offering 25% off mixed 12 bottle cases with code GIVETHANKS. Offer expires 12/4/2014.They also offer free shipping to MA addresses on $100+ orders. With no tax on wine in MA these offers can be stacked for some compelling deals."Net" items are excluded but do count towards the 12 bottle minimum.Of  note:2012 Alto Moncayo $49.99 before discount (drops to $37.49 fully loaded)2012 Elk Cove Mount Richmond Pinot Noir $54.99 (drops to $41.24, 94WS)2012 El Nido Clio $49.99 (drops to $37.49, but it's cheaper here)They've also got a good assortment of "net" priced items like Caymus for $54.99 and Belle Glos Pinot Noir for $39.99 that might be worth considering.And check out their ...
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