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Framingham Construction & Traffic Alerts, Week of Nov. 22-28, 2020

Filed under: General Interest by News Staff at 6:53 pm on November 20, 2020
Framingham Traffic Alerts, Detours, Delays, sign: Be Prepared to Stop

Plan ahead for delays and be prepared to stop as Framingham infrastructure projects are being finished before winter sets in.

FRAMINGHAM, MA - The City of Framingham has released the following traffic alerts for the week of November 22nd - 28th, 2020, (note: construction schedules are weather permitting and are subject to change).

 

Cedar Street - Gas Main Relay - Eversource Gas will continue installing gas service lines on Cedar Street. A one-way alternating traffic pattern will be in effect. Expect minor delays.


Cochituate Road/Rt. 30 - Rail Trail ...[read more]


Framingham Cancels Popular Christmas Tree Lighting Event

Filed under: General Interest by News Staff at 1:17 pm on November 20, 2020

christmas tree, clip artFRAMINGHAM, MA - In past years a town-wide effort was made to bring people together to light the "Official" Christmas Tree in Downtown Framingham.  At past tree lightings, school children would carol on the steps of the Memorial Building, Santa might have shown up riding atop a Framingham Fire Engine, and after the tree lighting children would be welcomed into Nevins Hall for hot chocolate, cookies, candy canes and a chance to spend some time with friends, neighbors and family and maybe have a photo taken with Santa.

In a press release today, The City of Framingham announced it will cancel this ...[read more]


Framingham Receives $475,600 for Remote Learning Enrichment Programs

Filed under: Schools & Education by News Staff at 4:02 pm on November 18, 2020

FRAMINGHAM, MA - The City of Framingham has received $475,600.00 for Remote Learning Support Services through the Federal CARES Act Coronavirus Relief Fund and the Governor’s Emergency Education Relief Fund.

The purpose of the Remote Learning Support Grant program is to promote and support equitable access to affordable, safe, and supportive environments for children to engage remotely in instructional time during the school day.

The City worked with ...[read more]


Packaged Single Head Romaine Lettuce Recalled

Filed under: Health & Fitness by News Staff at 4:26 pm on November 10, 2020

[logo] Tanimura & Antle

Single Head of Romain Lettuce packages from Tanimura & Antle, Salinas, CA, (logo above), having the package date 10/15/2020 or 10/16/2020 have been recalled.

FRAMINGHAM, MA - Check your fridge!  Massachusetts is one of the states listed in a November 6th, 2020, U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) report that Tanimura & Antle Inc., <taproduce.com> a Salinas, California grower is "voluntarily recalling its packaged single head romaine lettuce under the Tanimura & Antle brand, labeled with a packed on date of 10/15/2020 or 10/16/2020, due to possible contamination with E. Coli 0157:H7."

Packages contain a single head of romaine lettuce with the UPC number 0-27918-20314-9.

The packages were primarily sold at Wal-Mart.  Grower name "Tanimura & Antle" may be found on twist-tie band if lettuce ...[read more]


Lester Baker Appointed Framingham Police Chief

Filed under: Around Town by News Staff at 7:32 pm on November 8, 2020
Framingham Police Chief Lester Baker

Framingham Police Department, Deputy Chief Lester Baker appointed to Police Chief position by Mayor Spicer.

Framingham, MA - Mayor Yvonne M. Spicer is pleased to announce that she has appointed Lester Baker, a veteran member of the Framingham Police Department, as the Department's eighth Police Chief.

Before being named Police Chief, Baker served as the Deputy Chief in charge of operations since 2018. He was a Lieutenant 2014-2018, Sergeant 2008-2014, and Patrolman 2003-2008. Baker transferred from the Lexington, MA Police Department as ...[read more]


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