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Posted on: February 22, 2021

March

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February

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Posted on: December 14, 2020

January

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Posted on: November 19, 2020

December

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Posted on: October 13, 2020

November

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October

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Posted on: October 13, 2020

Caring For A Loved One?

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Posted on: January 19, 2021

Open Burning Season

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The Open Burn season in Weston runs from January 15th to May 1st every year. A seasonal permit must be applied for every year through our online permitting system.

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Posted on: October 13, 2020

WestonAlerts and Smart911

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WestonAlerts, the Town's official emergency notification system, is powered by Smart911 - a national service that is only accessed by first responders during an emergency. When you fill out your profile through WestonAlerts, 911 call-takers can view your ...

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WestonAlerts Fire Department Highlights
Posted on: January 19, 2021

Adopt a Fire Hydrant

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When fire hydrants are cleared out after a snow fall, it can save first-responders invaluable time in potentially life-saving emergencies. Now, residents can help by adopting a hydrant in which they will be responsible for clearing after a snow fall.

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Posted on: January 19, 2021

Smoke Detector Inspections

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If you are selling your home, you will need a certificate of compliance that shows your smoke and carbon monoxide alarms meet the requirements for a sale or transfer. Please read up on how to prepare for an inspection and call to schedule one.

Read on... Fire Department Highlights
Posted on: January 19, 2021

Lock Box Program

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The Lock Box Program allows emergency responders to get inside your house or business without causing any damage. Learn more about these high security boxes that can only be accessed by the Department.

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Posted on: January 19, 2021

Home Safety Checks

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Weston Fire Department, in partnership with the Council on Aging, is offering home safety checks for older residents.

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Posted on: December 16, 2020

The Food Pantry at the COA

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Members of our community have been very generous in donating mountains of non-perishable food to the Town of Weston’s Food Pantry, which is located at the Council on Aging. Residents of all ages are encouraged to take advantage of this resource....

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Homepage Spotlights
Posted on: December 16, 2020

Winter Trail Etiquette

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Snow on the ground is a special time for Weston's trails. Enjoy this short season cross-country skiiing, snowshoeing, or on your fat bike but please be mindful of winter trail etiquette as our trails are shared-use and are not groomed. These do&a...

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Homepage Spotlights
Posted on: October 1, 2020

Welcome to Weston!

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Find helpful information to get you settled into Weston.

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Posted on: October 1, 2020

Don't Treat it Like Garbage

Reuse, Reduce, then Recycle

Do you know what goes in the recycling bin? Do you think you know all things recycling? Or do you wish there was an easy tool to tell you what can go where? We have you covered.

Additional Info... Homepage Spotlights
Posted on: October 1, 2020

What Will You Do to Move Weston Ahead?

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What will you do to move Weston Ahead?

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Posted on: October 1, 2020

Explore Weston's History

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Posted on: March 3, 2021

Town Meeting Warrant Open Until March 23

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The Select Board has called for the 2021 Annual Town Meeting to be held on May 15th. Any resident wishing to submit a petition to have an article appear in the warrant must submit the appropriate paperwork before 5pm on March 23.

How to request an article by petition... Latest Town News
Posted on: March 3, 2021

How to Run for Elected Office

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If you want to run for elected office in Weston, get your nomination papers and some supporters to sign them. Return them by March 20th to have your name appear on the ballot. Learn more about the process and Weston's elected offices here.

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Posted on: October 1, 2020

COVID-19 Information and Vaccine Guidance

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Find the latest case counts in Weston, testing locations, vaccine information, and guidance regarding the coronavirus, as well as many resources for those who have been impacted in this ongoing public health emergency.

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Posted on: February 12, 2021

Dog Encounter? Report it on the Dog Log.

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We want to hear from you regarding dog-related interactions. Information collected will help us better understand compliance with Weston's Dog By-law, to see if any patterns emerge, and to determine how well our dog policies are working.

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Posted on: February 3, 2021

Weston Ahead: Climate Action Toolkit for Homeowners

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The slightest change in daily habits can help reduce household greenhouse gas emissions and increase your resilience in the face of climate change. Learn how you can save money, reduce water consumption, reuse natural resources, and so much more!

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Posted on: February 3, 2021

COVID-19 Testing for Residents

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Weston's Fire Department is holding weekday COVID-19 testing for Weston residents. Registration is required. Testing used will be the PCR method.

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Posted on: January 5, 2021

Renew Dog Licenses Online

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All dogs over the age of six months must be licensed annually by April 30th. Find the application and renewal site here.

Application and Renewal Site Latest Town News
Posted on: October 1, 2020

Composting at the Transfer Station

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Organic materials, such as food scraps, contribute to approximately two-thirds of the solid waste stream. Not only is it heavy, it is often wet and takes more energy to incinerate. By keeping organic materials out of your trash bag, the annual solid waste...

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News Flash

Posted on: December 2, 2020

"Longtime Weston concert series saved by going virtual" Weston Town Crier Article

Read about our concert series in the Weston Town Crier

"In early 2020, when COVID-19 began to affect the U.S., the long-running concert series at the Weston Library hit a snag. Organized by the Music Committee of the Friends of the Weston Library, the series has brought a variety of performers, both clas...

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Read full article in the Weston Town Crier Library Book Carousel
Posted on: October 15, 2020

The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett

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“The Vanishing Half is an utterly mesmerizing novel, which gripped me from the first word to the last. It seduces with its literary flair, surprises with its breath-taking plot twists, delights with its psychological insights, and challenges us ...

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Posted on: October 15, 2020

The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires by Grady Hendrix

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“Its a horror thriller, with a touch of humor and a real page turner.”

“Ghosts of the past have also inspired one of the most rollicking, addictive novels I’ve read in years: THE SOUTHERN BOOK CLUB&rsquo...

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Posted on: October 15, 2020

Hidden Valley Road: Inside the Mind of an American Family by Robert Kolker

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The heartrending story of a midcentury American family with twelve children, six of them diagnosed with schizophrenia, that became science’s great hope in the quest to understand the disease. (Amazon)

Hidden Valley Road is a riveting true story of an Amer...

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Posted on: October 15, 2020

Browsing Hours

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The library is very, very happy to announce that we have reopened for limited browsing and computer use. We can’t wait to see you again, but using the Library will be very different. Here’s what to expect.

New library hours and visits

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Library Spotlights
Posted on: October 15, 2020

Curbside Pickup

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Curbside pickup is available 5 days a week. Here's how to get started with curbside pickup

Curbside Schedule

Monday-Thursday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PMFriday 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Request items

Patrons can place holds on items using the library catalog, through the MLN...

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Library Spotlights
Posted on: October 15, 2020

Manage Your Account

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Access your Minuteman Library Network account to manage holds, renew, pay fines, and view reading history. Look for "My Account" after entering your card number and pin.

Additional Info... Library Spotlights

News Flash

Posted on: November 11, 2020

K9 Knox is Masking Up

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The Center for Disease Control (CDC) has determined that the coronavirus, which causes COVID-19, is an air-born transmission spread from person-to-person contact. Further, wearing a facial covering minimizes the spread of the virus. Governor Baker has iss...

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Mask Up Mass! Police Department Highlights
Posted on: November 11, 2020

Women in Policing

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Josephine A. Gazzola Empowering, Mentoring and Supporting Women in Law Enforcement  – Stronger Together

On Friday, January 17, 2020 – 150 female Police Officers from all over Massachusetts came to Regis College in Weston for th...

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Police Department Highlights
Posted on: June 26, 2020

Weston Police Department Participates in Use of Force Data Collection Program

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Police-involved shootings and use of force have long been topics of national discussion. A number of high-profile cases in which people died during arrests or while in police custody have heightened awareness of these incidents in recent years; however, t...

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Posted on: December 17, 2020

Scam Alert: Access Claims to COVID-19 Vaccine

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There are false claims regarding access to the COVID-19 vaccine. If you are contacted in any way by someone saying they can provide early access to the vaccine, it’s a scam. Vaccine information will be disseminated through official channels.

Learn more.... Police News and Announcements
Posted on: October 13, 2020

WestonAlerts and Smart911

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WestonAlerts, the Town's official emergency notification system, is powered by Smart911 - a national service that is only accessed by first responders during an emergency. When you fill out your profile through WestonAlerts, 911 call-takers can v...

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WestonAlerts Police News and Announcements
Posted on: October 13, 2020

Lock Your Cars: Vehicle Break-in Notice

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Continue to be vigilant about locking your vehicles and removing all valuables.  Recently, Weston and the surrounding area have been targeted by groups of thieves who have been breaking into large numbers of cars at night, as well as stolen sever...

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Police News and Announcements
Posted on: October 13, 2020

Welcome Our Newest Officer

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Officer Prophete was hired way back in January, and after many delays and obstacles due to the ongoing pandemic, Chris graduated from the Police Academy last Thursday at Campanelli Stadium in Brockton.  His patience and effort over these long mon...

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Posted on: October 14, 2020

Spring Brochure, session 1

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The spring brochure is now available for viewing, registration begins on February 26, 2021. Take a look at all the classes we will be offering, we have outdoor and indoor opportunities to suit everyone's comfort level. Weston Recreation ...

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Recreation News and Announcements
Posted on: October 14, 2020

Summer Planning

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Dear Weston Community,

Thank you in advance for your patience as we navigate the ever-changing regulations and guidelines regarding summer camps. The safety of our staff and campers is our top priority. Summer programming will be more substantial than 2020...

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Recreation News and Announcements

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Posted on: October 14, 2020

Instructors are EVERYTHING!

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This past fall marked the 39th Anniversary that these Wonderful Weston Women have joined fitness instructor Kathy Langenberg to exercise with Weston Recreation! Things may look a little different today as their class is held over Zoom. But that has not st...

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Recreation Spotlights
Posted on: October 14, 2020

Recreating Safely in Weston

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Watch this video to learn more about how Weston Recreation is doing everything they can to keep you safe while participating in our programs.

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