Wednesday, May 22, 2013
The following information was supplied by the Weston Police department. It does not indicate a conviction.
Friday, May 17 2:36 a.m. -- Disturbance on Possum Road. 9:38 a.m. -- Burglary on Boston Post Road. 9:40 a.m. -- Identity theft on Westerly Road. Saturday, May 18 11:57 p.m. -- Suspicious motor vehicle on Winter Street. Sunday, May 19 12:21 a.m. -- Suspicious person on Robin Road. Services rendered. 5:20 p.m. -- Animal complaint on North Avenue. 11:32 p.m. -- Trespassing on Wellesley Street. An officer responded to the scene and found cars in the Weston High School Parking lot. The individuals involved were told to leave the area. Monday, May 20 7:44 a.m. -- Animal complaint on Concord Avenue. Services rendered. A caller reported a black bear was in the area of the center of town. The town's animal control office and Massachusetts …
The follow is an announcement sent to the Weston community from its outgoing Town Moderator, Wendy Spector.
What sold on the real estate market this week?
Wondering what other homes sold in Weston this week? Patch is too, and we're hoping our readers and real estate agents can help us answer the question. Do you know of a home sold in the city this week? If you do, let us know. Here's how: 56 Sunset Rd., Weston List Price: $1,485,000 Sold Price: $1 230,000 Sold Date: May 20, 2013 Living Area: 3,040 sq. ft. Rooms: 9 Bedrooms: 4 Baths: 2 full, 1 half 8 Surrey Ln., Weston List Price: $2,050,000 Sold Price: $1,997,500 Sold Date: May 17, 2013 Living Area: 6,000 sq. ft. Rooms: 14 Bedrooms: 6 Baths: 4 full, 2 half
According to the latest statistics released by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health’s, Weapon Related Injury Surveillance System, gun-related homicides are up by 100 percent.
See what's happening in Weston today.
Today's weather forecast -- 82 degrees and thunderstorms. A black bear has been spotted wandering around Weston recently. Stay up to date with Weston news with our free, daily newsletter. Knitting Night will be held at 6 p.m. at 454 Boston Post Rd. Weston is seeking a new Historical Commission member.
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Applicants should contact the Board of Selectmen.
The Town of Weston is seeking a new member for its Historical Commission. The seven-member group meets every three or four weeks to administer the town's demolition by-law, CPA-funded projects and other restoration efforts. Also, members would conduct site walks and work outside of meetings. Any resident with knowledge and experience in design, architecture and history are encouraged to apply. Applicants can email a letter to email@example.com by June 14 or send a letter to the Weston Board of Selectman, P.O. Box 378, Weston, MA, 02493.
Town Meeting has adjourned after voters completed article 22 - 41.
Weston Town Meeting voters completed articles 22 - 41 last night and adjourned town meeting. See the results below (source: Town of Weston Twitter feed).
Former high school teacher Pat Conaway sees real hope in the young people who help him clean the area's trails, waterways and roadways.
Pat Conaway admits he is "kind of a nut" about the environment, so when he retired from teaching in 2008, it didn't take long for him to find a number of productive ways to spend his time. "I wanted to get people fired up about the environment, to try to encourage citizens to get involved locally," said Conaway, founder of Big Hearts, Little Feet. A nearly constant presence on area roadways, trails and waterways, Conaway can be found leading groups of volunteers, including many students, to pick up trash, improve trails and remove invasive species. From beer cans to soda and coffee cups, trash tossed by the roadside washes into local rivers and, if left alone, eventually finds its way to the ocean, where scientists have found plastic …
A black bear was spotted in Weston on the morning of Monday, May 20.
See what's happening in Weston today.
Today's weather forecast -- 72 degrees and thunderstorms. A walking group will meet at 8:30 a.m. at the Ye Old Cottage Restaurant. Stay up to date with Weston news with our free, daily newsletter. A Weston company has been named to the Boston Globe's top 100 firms in Massachusetts. Commuter rail service interruptions will begin soon for some Weston commuters.