Monday, November 12, 2012
Here are five things you need to know for Monday!
Today's Weather: Today will be partly sunny, with a high near 62. For tonight, it will be partly cloudy, with a low around 46, according to The National Weather Service. 1. There will be no school in Dedham in honor of Veteran's Day. 2. Check out our article on great deals that are happening for our nation's heroes. 3. NSTAR Electric and Yale Appliance and Lighting are partnering-up this Veterans Day weekend to “brighten the lives of homeless veterans” by holding a unique event to raise awareness of homelessness among our nation’s veterans by requesting donations of non-perishable food, toiletries, bedding and clothing for the New England Center for Homeless Veterans in Boston. The event will start at 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at 296 Freeport St…
Friday, November 9, 2012
Local businesses salute our service men and women with special deals year-round as well as on Veterans Day.
A number of local businesses are saluting veterans, military service men and women, and their families this Veterans Day by offering local discounts, specials and promotions. Here's a quick guide to many of these great deals to be found on Veterans Day in the area: For military service men and women only: THE DISH: more Secret Discounts! Remember, the whole point of Veterans Day to thank and remember our troops and November is Military Family Month. Thank you to our troops and their families for your service, and thanks to all of the local businesses.
Monday, November 14, 2011
Veteran's Memorial Field re-dedication planned for Thanksgiving.
On a sunny chilly Veterans Day a few Dedham residents going about their day in the Square took to a moment to share their reflections with Patch. "I think of my time in Korea," veteran Tom Donahue said. "It wasn’t the best time of my life." He said as he adjusted his air force baseball cap. "I think of guys I knew, some who died and some who lived." Len Farnham said as someone older than 50, the day makes him think that he has yet to see a useful war. "We basically [lost] gigantic amounts of money," he siad. “No war has been fought for our way of life in the past 50 years,” he concluded. Robert Barburto said he was pleased that more troops are coming home this year as troop withdrawls in Iraq continue. The Town of Dedham is planning a re-…
Friday, November 11, 2011
Thank a veteran - that's all you need to know (but we tossed in four more for good measure).
"Five Things you Need to Know Today" is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance.
Thursday, November 3, 2011
Dedham football plays at new stadium for the first time and Community House opens for a fall fair.
It's Thursday, and you've got no idea what you'll do for the weekend. Dedham Patch is coming to the rescue.