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Neighbors list strong objection to reuse of farm

WOBURN - The possibility of erecting a new Hurld-Wyman School on a portion of the Farmstand site at old Spence Farm continues to evoke passionate protests from abutters, who insist city officials vowe
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Woburn Public Library's 4th Annual Ice Cream Social

Join the Woburn Public Library and friends for a fun filled event. The fourth annual old-fashioned Ice Cream Social. This event will be taking place July 27th from 2-5p.m. with a rain date of August 3rd. The afternoon will be filled with sweet ice cream, fun filled games and activities, and lots of good music. With the event being generously sponsored by Whole Foods, the tickets to this ...
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Treasurer looks to streamline funds process

WOBURN - The city will be able to dispose of so-called "abandoned funds" in a much easier fashion if the City Council votes next week to adopt the provisions of a state law passed four years ago.
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Obituary: Mary L. Burke

Burke, Mary L. "Mary Lou" (Silk) Of Marlborough, formerly of Woburn and Arlington, Tuesday, July 8th. Beloved wife of the late Edward F. Burke, Sr. Devoted mother of Edward F. Burke, Jr. and his wife Lisa Sinclair of Natick, Noreen B. Callahan and her husband William of Tewksbury, and William P. Burke and his wife Diana of North Andover. Dear sister of Noreen Payne and her husband Donald of FL, Elaine Hall and her late husband Joseph of FL, and the late Patricia Markey. Dear sister-in-law of Charles Markey of Burlington. Cherished grandmother of Benjamin, Delaney, Billy, Courtney Mary, and Jessica. Also lovingly survived by many nieces and nephews. Funeral from the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, WOBURN on ...
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Concert Series Starts Friday with Brian Maes Band

The Horn Pond Summer Concert Series kicks off on Friday, July 11 with The Brian Maes Band with MaryBeth Linehan Maes, a band with local ties to Woburn. The concert is from 6 to 8 pm. at Horn Pond, along the flat grassy area of Sturgis Street, otherwise known as Ice House Park. This concert is sponsored by Jump On In of Woburn. In addition to their own material, ...
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National Weather Service: 'Microburst' Responsible for Damage in Mass.

NStar and National Grid utility companies reported 600 combined power outages July 8.
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Summer Camp at Library Park

June 25th until August 19th from 1:30 till 3:30 a program called Club Recreation will be taking place at Library Park in Woburn. The program is designed to get children out of the house during the summer months. The kids will play games and sports with their peers, and have a variety of different fun activities. It will take place 3 days a week; Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. read ...
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Storm Damage Photos and Video from Across Massachusetts

Residents documented the storm and its after effects on social media.
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Obituary: Doris M. Fitzmaurice

FITZMAURICE, Doris M. (Sousa) Of Woburn formerly of Arlington and Cambridge, July 5th. Beloved wife of the late Francis L. Fitzmaurice. Devoted mother of Francis L. Fitzmaurice Jr. and his wife Maryanne, Claire A. Taylor and her husband Edward, Joan M. Auger and her husband Robert, all of Woburn, and the late David G. Fitzmaurice. Loving grandmother of Michelle, Joseph, and Paul Fitzmaurice, David Taylor and his wife Jessica, Bethany and Jason Taylor, and Kimberly Auger. Loving great-grandmother of Emma Perry and Liam Taylor. Sister of Rita Donovan of Sandwich, Noreen Selinger of Peabody, Virginia Healey of Raleigh, NC, the late Arthur, Joan, Joseph, John, James and Kenneth Sousa, Kathleen Fay and Elizabeth McManus. Funeral from the McLaughlin - Dello ...
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Obituary: Elizabeth P. Kinton

Kinton, Elizabeth P. (Elenchuk) Of Woburn, Thursday, July 3rd. Lovingly referred to as "Lizzy" by family and friends. Beloved wife of the late Thomas J. Kinton, Sr. Devoted mother of Susan Kinton Fisher and her husband David of Woburn, Thomas J. Kinton, Jr. and his wife Nancy of Winchester, Peter M. Kinton, Mary Jane McLaughlin and her husband Michael, all of Woburn, Mark J. Kinton and his wife Erin of ME, and Neal T. Kinton of RI. Dear sister of Frances Turchinetz of Stoughton, Mary McPherson of TX, and the late Sylvia Hamilton. Cherished "Nana" of Michael, Dan, Alicia, Kelsey, Lauren, Thomas, Taylor, and Nicole. Funeral from the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, WOBURN on Tuesday, July 8th at ...
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Obituary: Doris A. Gately

Gately, Doris A. (Richardson) 0f Woburn, Wednesday, July 2nd. Beloved wife of Richard F. Gately, Sr. Devoted mother of Sandra A. Culhane and her husband Charles, Richard F. Gately, Jr. and his wife Linda, Darlene A. Paras and her husband Harry, all of Woburn, and the late Daniel E. Gately. Dear sister of the late William Richardson, Jr. and Elizabeth Richardson. Cherished grandmother of Charlene, Robert, Shannon, James, Lauren, Michael, Richard, and Arthur and great-grandmother of Joseph, Kassie, Juliana, and Luke. Funeral from the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, WOBURN on Tuesday, July 8th at 9:15 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Barbara's Church, 138 Cambridge Road, Woburn at 10. Relatives and friends are invited to call ...
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Obituary: Mary B. Gentile

GENTILE, Mary B (Umbrello) Of Woburn, June 26. Beloved wife of 66 years of the late Dominic A. Loving mother of Frank A. Gentile & his wife Susan of Yarmouth, ME, Gail D. Gentile of Newburyport, MA, and the late Diane M. Gentile who passed away at the age of 13. Her joy was her granddaughter Megan E. Gentile Theriault and her husband Cole Theriault. Funeral Services were privately held on June 30. Memorials in Mary's name may be made to the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105 (www.stjude.org) or the VNA of Middlesex-East, 607 North Avenue, Suite 17, Wakefield, MA 018801 (www.vnaofme.org). Arrangements under the Direction of the Edward V. Sullivan Funeral Home. ...
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Obituary: Victor C. Lavoie

LaVoie, Rev. Victor C. 69, of Woburn, MA went to his heavenly reward June 26, 2014. The son of Rene and Ruth (McCusker) LaVoie, he was born August 25, 1944 in Hartford, CT. His early years were spent in Manchester, CT, before moving to Watertown. He graduated from Saint Mary's School in Waltham. He attended Saint John's Seminary, and was ordained May 15, 1971. He attended Boston College and received his Master's in Spirituality from Santa Clara University in California. Brother of Anne Uva of Syracuse, NY, John LaVoie and his wife Mary of Duxbury, Joseph LaVoie and his wife Debbie of East Falmouth, and the late Thomas LaVoie. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Fr. LaVoie has served ...
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