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August  2009 News
Veterans Memorial
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Massachusetts
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Year 2006
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News Articles - Naval Air Station
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News Articles - Griffin's Dairy
Abington Town Population Data
News Articles - Police Logs
News Articles - Year 2009
AHS Green Wave Gazette
Upcoming Town Fun(d)raisers
News Articles - Power Plant
Cherry Sheets
Veterans' Memorial Brick sales order form
Abington Mariner
Abington church reaches out to unemployed
Year 2008
Registry is no longer mailing out renewal reminders for license expirations
Click on links at bottom of page for last months, last years  and prior news
Compost Site/CRT Center opens Saturday, August 22nd then every other Saturday through Nov. 28th 9am-2pm
2008 Abington Annual Report
News -  Town Manager Weekly Updates
Things to do
this summer in Boston
Abington 2009
Summer Concert
schedule
Budget/
Override
News
Estimated Real
Estate Tax
Impact of Town
Meeting budget
and $1.7 million
override
Things to do this
summer in Mass.
ACME Glass car washing for Coombs Foundation, Saturday, August 1st
07/30/2009 Around Abington this week
Abington Concert Series - 5th Concert - Sunday, August 2nd at 6pm
Abington Concert - Coombs Foundation - Sunday, August 2nd at Noon
Library Closed for Unpaid Staff Furlough, Friday, July 31st
Little League State Tournament -  Thursday, July 30th 4p.m. thru August 2nd
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07/30/2009 Little League State Tourney
Little League State Tournament -  Thursday, July 30th 4p.m. thru August 2nd - Brockton Enterprise
Little League State Tournament -  Thursday, July 30th 4p.m. thru August 2nd - Gloucester Daily Times
Little League State Tournament -  Thursday, July 30th 4p.m. thru August 2nd - Salem News
Little League State Tournament -  Thursday, July 30th 4p.m. thru August 2nd - Beverly Citizen
07/31/2009 Abington’s baseball teams flying high
07/31/2009 Abington’s ‘K’ Klub rides another strikeout performance to victory in the state Little League championships
07/31/2009 Abington’s extra effort drops Schwartz LL All-Stars
07/31/2009 Peabody West 6 beats Newton Central 4; plays Abington tonight at 7 p.m.
07/31/2009 Phenomenal! Abington Little Leaguers advance to state tournament's Final Four
07/31/2009 Sun Ray Lea Farm - visit them for vegetables and to check out the farm animals including llamas
07/31/2009 4th annual Jeff Coombs concert to be held Sunday in Abington
08/01/2009 Rainout gives Abington Little Leaguers day of much-needed rest
08/03/2009 PAVED WITH PENNIES: Gliniewicz Way in Abington a dumping ground for a lot of loose change
08/03/2009 Heartbreak for Abington Little Leaguers
08/02/2009 Abington Little League team loses to Peabody West, needs to win three consecutive games
08/03/2009 Web scam uses image of Abington infant
08/03/2009 Abington baby's photo used in adoption scam - video
08/04/2009 Police Log - July 19 - July 25, 2009
08/04/2009 Police Log - July 26 - August 01, 2009
08/04/2009 School bus fees due Friday, August 7th
08/04/2009 Laura Pistorino to receive BoSox Club scholarship
08/04/2009 Summerend Festival celebrated Sunday at Nisby Bandstand in Abington
08/05/2009 Summersend Festival celebrated Sunday at Nisby Bandstand in Abington
08/05/2009 Abington's first selectwoman, Judge Martha Ware, dies.
08/06/2009 Hearing slated in Brockton for Abington man who hit man, resulting resulting in death
08/07/2009 Abington, Rockland motorcyclists turn out for good cause
08/07/2009 Around Abington this week
Abington Concert Series - 6th Concert - Sunday, August 9th at 6pm
Library Closed for Unpaid Staff Furlough, Friday, August 14th 31st
Compost Site/CRT Center171 Groveland Street,weather permitting site open 9:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M Saturday, August 8th
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Blood Drive at KofC at 254 Hancock St. 7a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Saturday, August 9th
Championship Baseball Banquet, KofC, 254 Hancock St. at 6:30 p.m.
08/07/2009 Judge Martha Ware of Abington remembered as “awesome woman”
08/07/2009 Abington town manager resigns, effective Oct. 1
Meat Raffle - American Legion, 1027 Washington St. 1 p.m. - 4  p.m. Saturday, August 9
08/09/2009 Enterprise Editorial: Abington native was our judicial trailblazer
08/10/2009 Police Log - August 02 - August 08, 2009
08/11/2009 Retired Abington reporter dies
08/11/2009 Abington selectmen to appoint town manager search committee
08/11/2009 Ongoing bottle and can drive in Abington
08/11/2009 Mariner Local Voices: G. Clifford Ford
08/12/2009 Committee will form to find new Town Manager in Abington
08/12/2009 Town Manager Phillip Warren enjoyed his time in Abington
08/13/2009 Abington selectmen thank departing town manager for job well done
08/14/2009 Around Abington this week
Abington Concert Series - 7th Concert - Sunday, August 16th at 6pm
Compost Site/CRT Center171 Groveland Street,weather permitting site open 9:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M Saturday, August 22nd
Abington Concert - Summers End - Noon Sunday, August 16th
Meat Raffle - American Legion, 1027 Washington St. 1 p.m. - 4  p.m. Saturday, August 15
Library closed today, Friday, August 14th.
08/14/2009 Abington receives $33K insurance credit
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08/14/2009 Sun Ray Lea Farm - visit them for vegetables and to check out the farm animals including llamas
08/15/2009  Selectmen from several towns meet in Abington discuss regionalizing services to save money
08/15/2009  Back  Home .Rock concert will benefit Coombs foundation
08/16/2009  Departing manager proud of town
08/16/2009  High School Football 2009-2010 playoff format
08/16/2009  Pets Fly In Style On Own Airline
08/16/2009  Abington officials seek owner of street light
08/16/2009  Abington police to host movie nights in September
08/18/2009  The 8th annual Jeff Coombs Memorial Road Race/Walk
08/18/2009  Abington police launch new messaging service
08/19/2009  Abington man indicted in fatal attack over barking dog
08/19/2009  $10 million for veterans goes unused
08/19/2009  Billboard salute to State Champions
Route 18 at Weymouth line
08/20/2009  Big changes at Strawberry Valley Golf Course
08/21/2009  Search committee coming together in Abington
08/14/2009 Around Abington this week
Compost Site/CRT Center171 Groveland Street,weather permitting site open 9:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M Saturday, August 22nd
Abington Concert - Summers End - Noon Sunday, August 16th
Meat Raffle - American Legion, 1027 Washington St. 1 p.m. - 4  p.m. Saturday, August 15
Library closed today, Friday, August 14th.
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08/21/2009 Around Abington this week
Compost Site/CRT Center171 Groveland Street,weather permitting site open 9:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M Saturday, August 22nd
Abington Concert - Dale and the Duds 6:00 p.m. Sunday, August 23rd
Meat Raffle - American Legion, 1027 Washington St. 1 p.m. - 4  p.m. Saturday, August 22
Library closed  Friday, August 28th.
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08/21/2009  Abington student visits Peru
08/21/2009  Watering restrictions
08/21/2009 Man,staying in Abington,  arrested for assault on Rockland woman
08/21/2009 Abington girls softball shines in travel league
08/21/2009 Teens arrested after Lowe’s break-in
08/22/2009 Marine from Abington leads platoon in firefight in Afghanistan
08/23/2009 Abington official seeks veterans’ names for monument
08/23/2009 Camp 9/11 helps kids of the terrorist attacks
08/23/2009 Abington Girl Scout membership drive Sept. 15
08/04/2009 Police Log - August 09 - August 15, 2009
08/24/2009 Police Log - August 16 - August 22, 2009
08/25/2009 Abington town hall was closed on account of mess
08/25/2009 Abington ex-manager Warren taking job in New Hampshire
08/25/2009 Season’s greetings for area high school football teams
The Citizen of Laconia story
08/25/2009 Abington man pleads innocent in fatal attack
08/26/2009 Theft suspects caught with public’s help in Abington
08/26/2009 Assistant Abington Town Manager Dori R. Jamieson appointed interim town manager
08/26/2009 Abington teacher accused of rape back in court
08/26/2009 Running to remember: Jeff Coombs Memorial Race to be held Sept. 13
08/26/2009 Sept. 11 marks the first national day of service and remembrance
08/26/2009 Fall and Christmas craft fair planned in Abington, September 20th, 10am-4pm at High School
08/28/2009 Coombs memorial road race will also remember Abington resident Brian Cherry
08/29/2009 A look at Abington youth football, the Mohawks
08/29/2009 North Abington gets $1.6 million business revitalization grant
08/29/2009 Senior Informer - September 2009
08/30/2009 More school sports programs turn to user fees
08/30/2009 Drain backup closes Abington Town Hall
09/01/2009 Fall 2009 Magazine Drive - Frolio Middle School/AHS Booster's Organization - Sept 11th - 22nd
09/01/2009 Board of Health to meet to "form a committee to discuss finding new health agent" on 9/8/2009