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Jul 31, 2020 by

Published July 31, 2020

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Plenty on Town Council’s plate...

Jul 31, 2020 by

Published July 31, 2020 By MARK SARDELLA WAKEFIELD — Monday’s Town Council meeting features a mix of routine and unique agenda items. The meeting is scheduled for 6 p.m. via Zoom teleconferencing. Those who wish to view the meeting live are invited to use the following link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88692489436. Town Council meetings can also be viewed on WCAT’s Facebook page: facebook.com/WCATWakefield/. As always, the meeting will include a public participation segment near the beginning. Any member of the public who wishes to address the Town Council is asked to submit any comments or concerns to https://www.wakefield.ma.us/public-participation at least two hours prior to the start of the meeting. Alternatively, members of the public are invited to participate via the Zoom virtual meeting, using the instructions listed above. The Town Council will be updated on the Public Safety Building. At the...

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Troop 701: Dedicated to town since 1928...

Jul 30, 2020 by

Published July 30, 2020 This is the fifth, and final, installment in a continuing series of articles about the legacy of service to the community left by Wakefield’s Eagle Scouts. By JEFF CRUMP WAKEFIELD — A scout must earn a minimum of 21merit badges on his journey to Eagle, and 13 of them must come from a required list. Of those 13, three are dedicated to citizenship: Citizenship in the Community, Citizenship in the Nation, and Citizenship in the World. Inspired by their work on these badges, many Eagle scouts choose to give back to their community through their Eagle Service Leadership Project. In 2014, Connor Shine built the shed at the Dobbins Tennis Courts. In 2012, Kevin White built a closet and fixed up other storage space at the Senior Center. Also in...

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Dog Park Closed July 30, 7 a.m. to 2 p.m....

Jul 29, 2020 by

On Thursday, July 30, Main Street’s dog park will temporarily close from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. so that crews can install fresh...

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