Thursday Aug 14
Ayer Public Spirit
Patrick's buffer bill veto knocked by area lawmakers
A Needham state representative said Gov. Deval Patrick was misinformed and his staff declined to meet with her before he vetoed a bill last Friday that would have authorized the state to purchase a highway buffer zone along Interstate 95. Patrick vetoed the bill saying it would effectively "prevent the construction of a much needed affordable ... (more)
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Banker & Tradesman
Patrick Vetoes Needham Bill, Says It Would Block Housing
Legislation nominally calling for a highway buffer zone in Needham has been vetoed by Gov. Deval Patrick, who says the bill would effectively prevent the construction of a "much needed" affordable housing project.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
World News Report
Doug Goodale of Morristown, New Jersey and Massachusetts Hits the Trails on Cape Cod
NEEDHAM, MA, USA, August 9, 2014 / EINPresswire.com / -- Doug Goodale of Morristown is an educator who has spent the last eleven years teaching English at two Benedictine Catholic Schools.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Graphic: Ebola virus outbreaks
As the Demoulas family supermarket spectacle drags on, James Gooch and Felicia Thornton are trying to return Market Basket's 71 stores to normal operations.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Mass. Colleges Make - Top 20 Sober Schools' List
The most recent college rankings of the top party schools and "sober schools" were revealed on Monday.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
The San Diego Union-Tribune
PMC bicycle ride for cancer research hits 35 years
In this Aug. 7, 2010 file photo, bicycle riders leave Sturbridge, Mass., along U.S. Route 20 at the start of the Pan-Mass Challenge.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Head for the Coast at Volante Farms
As part of the Dinner in the Field series, Volante Farms is hosting "Heading for the Coast" on Thursday, July 31, at 6 p.m. They are welcoming back favorite partner Island Creek Oysters and Truro Vineyards.
WashU student charged with DWI, hit-and-run
A 22-year-old student at Washington University in St. Louis has been charged with assault and drunken driving in a hit-and-run that injured two classmates.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Needham Library is 'Off the Shelf'
Did you know that, in addition to the online databases available through the State of Massachusetts and the Minuteman Library Network, the Needham Free Public Library provides Needham residents free home access to several other online databases? Consumer Reports is the most popular database that is used by Needham residents.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
EH&E and Brigham and Women's Hospital win IFMA Excellence Award for advancing fire, life safety in construction practices
NEEDHAM, Mass. EH&E, a provider of environmental and engineering consulting services, has won the 2014 IFMA Boston Excellence Award for Best Practices in Sustainability for a joint project conducted with Brigham and Women's Hospital .
Needham Named in List of 'Top Communities in Massachusetts'
GoLocalWorcester this week announced its third annual Best Communities in Massachusetts List.