MAYOR WALSH ANNOUNCES ‘HELP FOR HOUSTON’ DRIVE TO AID THOSE IMPACTED BY HURRICANE HARVEY 

City to collect items Tuesday through Thursday this week to ship to Texas

BOSTON – Monday, August 28, 2017 – Mayor Martin J. Walsh today announced that the City of Boston is sponsoring a ‘Help for Houston’ Drive starting Tuesday, Continue reading MAYOR WALSH ANNOUNCES ‘HELP FOR HOUSTON’ DRIVE TO AID THOSE IMPACTED BY HURRICANE HARVEY 

Cambridge-Household Hazardous Waste Day Scheduled for Saturday, September 9th in Danehy Park Field St. Parking Lot

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – August 24, 2017 – The City of Cambridge is sponsoring a Household Hazardous Waste collection day on Saturday, September 9th, from 9am to 1pm in the Field Street Parking Lot at Danehy Park.
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Boston PARKARTS WATERCOLOR WORKSHOPS RETURN IN SEPTEMBER

Budding artists ages nine and up are invited to join the Boston Parks and Recreation Department for its popular fall series of ParkARTS Watercolor Painting Workshops during the month of September at six Boston locations. The series of free workshops is just one of the many offerings of the 21st annual ParkARTS program sponsored by Holly and David Bruce.   Continue reading Boston PARKARTS WATERCOLOR WORKSHOPS RETURN IN SEPTEMBER

Red Cross and Sport Clips Haircuts offer free haircut coupon to blood and platelet donors


Donors of all blood types urgently needed to help patients this fall

 

DEDHAM, Mass (August 21, 2017) – Feel good, do good and look good this September by donating blood or platelets with the American Red Cross and get a free haircut coupon from Sport Clips Haircuts. Continue reading Red Cross and Sport Clips Haircuts offer free haircut coupon to blood and platelet donors

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 


GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS TUESDAY, August 15, the 224th day of 2017 with 141 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 5:50 and sunset is @ 7:46. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Saturn & Mercury. The evening stars are Mars, Neptune, Uranus & Venus.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1057 – Macbeth, the King of Scotland, was killed by the son of King Duncan.  Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

Andover Recreation 


Andover TV returns this year to the Concerts in the Park series as a platinum sponsor and we are so grateful for their continued support! Andover TV is a non-profit local access television system serving Andover residents with one of the most advanced local television studios in the region. Located at the Collins Center for the Performing Arts at Andover High School, their studio equipment and facilities are provided for use for all Andover residents over 18 years old. 

You can find out more about Andover TV at AndoverTV.org or find them on the local programming channels below:  
Public – Comcast Channel 8 / Verizon Channel 47

Education – Comcast Channel 99 / Verizon Channel 43

Government – Comcast Channel 22 / Verizon Channel 45
*Food will be available from our catering service provided by the Center at Punchard’s team! Frank and his staff will have hot dogs, hamburgers, popcorn, cotton candy, chips, and drinks available for purchase right at the concert! 
Concerts in the Park take place in The Park in downtown Andover at the intersection of Bartlet and Chestnut street on Wednesdays from 6:00-8:00 pm. Andover Recreation provides a variety of musical entertainment eac h summer with the series running from July 12-August 16. In case of inclement weather, a decision on cancellations will be made by 2:00 pm on the day of the show. Check AndoverRec.com or call 978-623-8340 after 2:00 pm for a decision on the concert.