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Salute To Framingham Announces 2013 Honorees

Filed under: General Interest,Schools & Education by News Staff at 3:18 pm on January 8, 2013
FRAMINGHAM, MA -'Salute to Framingham', an organization created in 1992 to honor individuals for their outstanding commitment and service to Framingham's youth has announced Sharon Gilbert and Tony Tolson as 2013 honorees.

About the Honorees

Sharon Gilbert is the founder of Timothy's Toy Box, a Framingham based non-profit established in 1997 to help local children in need and distribute toys to them during the holiday season.
Sharon, a Framingham native and Framingham North ...[read more]

Discover Saxonville / Jingle Bell Day

Filed under: General Interest by News Staff at 12:24 am on November 11, 2012
Jingle Bell Days at Robinsons Hardware

Jingle Bell Days are here again!

FRAMINGHAM, MA - This year The Friends of Saxonville are partnering with Robinsons Hardware to create an expanded Discover Saxonville / Jingle Bell Day event on December 1st, 2012 from noon to 5:00pm.

Many of the businesses in the Saxonville Village Center, from the Pinefield Shopping Center on Nicholas Road to the Walgreen Shopping Center on School Street will participate. Plus, organizations who call Saxonville their home -- schools, churches, VFW Post 929, Studio Artists' in the Mill, and the Scouts -- will make a distinct contribution to this unique community experience.

Begin your experience by signing in at the Pinefield Shopping Center. At that time you will receive a detailed program of the day's events and your own Jingle Bell. Between Noon and 2 PM, the entire family is welcome to take a free Horse ...[read more]


Free Electronics Recycle Event for Framingham Residents

Filed under: General Interest by News Staff at 12:23 am on June 23, 2012
Town of Framingham - Recycle Event, July 11th, 2012

FREE Electronics Recycle Event for Framingham residents, July 11th, 2012.

FRAMINGHAM, MA - On Wednesday, July 11, 2012, from 12:00 Noon until 8:00pm, the Town of Framingham Recycling Center is holding a *Free! Electronics Recycle Event.

Framingham residents can drop off "anything with a power cord or a power button", (tv sets, computers, kitchen appliances, home entertainment equipment, computers, monitors, vacuum cleaners -- if it has a power cord or power button, they'll take it!)

Residents do not have to have a recycle center sticker for this event, but will be asked to produce a drivers license showing they are a Framingham resident.

*As this is being promoted as a "free" event, the Recycling Center will waive the normal $10 permit fee for residents who ...[read more]


Traffic Alerts & Detours (June 25th - June 29th, 2012)

Filed under: General Interest by News Staff at 3:01 pm on June 22, 2012
Framingham Traffic Detours sign

Be prepared for detours and delays as Framingham Sewer and Road Construction continues.

FRAMINGHAM, MA- Roadwork in town continues this week, (Monday through Friday, June 25th - June 29th, 2012).

Delays due to traffic and detours around some of the work sites can add to driving times, so motorists should plan accordingly.

The Town of Framingham's Department of Public Works / Highway Division / Capital Projects website offers residents and visitors to Framingham helpful information about current and upcoming construction projects.

You can view up to date traffic alerts, maps of project work sites and traffic detours, and sign up to receive email alerts for all or any of the currently listed projects.

The email traffic alert for the week of June 25th - June 29th, 2012 indicates that:

A Street - Construction crews are anticipated to mobilize on the northern end of A Street to begin the final sewer main connection to the A Street Waste Water Management Facility. While construction is in progress, the northern end of ...[read more]


Access Framingham Partners with Talking Information Center

Filed under: General Interest by News Staff at 7:20 pm on April 20, 2012
AF-TV partners with TIC

Access Framingham (AF-TV) to partner with Talking Information Network (TIC), award winning reading service for the visually impaired.

FRAMINGHAM, MA- Access Framingham, the nonprofit public access corporation for the Town of Framingham, has embarked on a new partnership with the Talking Information Center (TIC), an award-winning radio reading service for the blind and visually impaired.

AF-TV carrying award winning reading service for the visually impaired

"As part of our mission to engage and serve this community, we think this alliance with the Talking Information Center is a wonderful way to help facilitate the exchange of ideas and information for a wide audience", says Access Framingham Executive Director, Bill McColgan.

"We are delighted to be able to provide this service to those in need in Framingham", says Ron Bersani, the Executive Director of Talking Information Network. "We appreciate the support of Access Framingham".

First begun in ...[read more]


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