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Friday, April 1, 2005

News

Regional Headlines

Acton

The Beacon, March 24

Now, shake hands and make up

Two Acton teachers have started a project with their classes to get the Red Sox and Yankees to shake hands on opening day. They have already heard from Terry Francona among others.

The Boston Globe, Globe NorthWest, March 24

Home Depot offer rekindles debate on Route 2 retail needs

This story goes into some detail about the proposal to build a Home Depot and other stores on top of the old Acton landfill off Route 2.

Boxborough

The Boston Globe, Globe NorthWest, March 24

Bid to ban deer hunting backfires

The Board of Selectmen decided not to ban deer hunting on private land and discussed the possibility of allowing some hunting on town conservation land because of the overpopulation of deer in town.

Concord

Concord Journal, March 24

Redevelopment falls in town's hands

This is the third in a series about the possible consequences if Hanscom Air Force Base is closed.

Board backs pool articles

The Board of Selectmen voted to support an article at Town Meeting to appropriate $515,000 for office and fitness equipment for the new Concord Carlisle Swim and Health Center scheduled to open in December. They will also support an article that will set up a fund so that all expenses are paid from user fees.

This column provides a glimpse of issues making news in surrounding towns. The articles from community newspapers can be seen in full on the Web (for two weeks after the publication date.) Go to www.townonline.com and click on the appropriate newspaper or town, then click on local news and find the headline. The articles from the Globe NorthWest can also be seen on the Web. Go to www.boston.com, click on "The Boston Globe" and then scroll to Regional editions near the bottom of the page, click on Globe NorthWest and find the headline.


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