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09/01/2009  Abington police to host movie nights in September
Town Photos
09/01/2009 Abington official seeks veterans’ names for monument
09/01/2009 Assistant Abington Town Manager Dori R. Jamieson appointed interim town manager
09/01/2009 Fall 2009 Magazine Drive - Frolio Middle School/AHS Booster's Organization - Sept 11th - 22nd
September 2009 News
09/01/2009 Board of Health to meet to "form a committee to discuss finding new health agent" on 9/8/2009
09/03/2009 Teacher charged with rape back in court
09/03/2009 North Abington business district set for a makeover
09/03/2009 Veterans agents in Abington, Rockland say soldiers aren't using funds
09/03/2009 Patriot Golf Day at Strawberry Valley and across the nation - September 4th - 7th
Veterans Memorial
09/03/2009 Forget inconsistency, fill the post
Town Library
Let your representative know how you feel about this issue
Our Town:
and/or your senator
09/03/2009 Fall High School Sports Schedules avaialble
Abington
Massachusetts
09/04/2009 Abington football coach enjoys the thrill of it all
09/04/2009 Abington High to retire Jack Reilly's No. 12
Town Offices
09/04/2009 Abington golfers go 2-0
Town Hall
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09/04/2009 Board of Health to meet for "Discussion of Health Agent Position"  on 9/8/2009
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Library News Releases
09/05/2009 Four adults, a juvenile arrested on drug charges in Abington
AHS Green Wave Gazette
09/05/2009 School committee approves adding Avon to collaborative
Upcoming Town Fun(d)raisers
09/05/2009 Schools open amid swine flu, EEE concerns
09/05/2009 Facebook Page - A dedication to deceased Abington classmates, teachers and friends
Cherry Sheets
Veterans' Memorial Brick sales
Look for this
Abington Mariner
09/07/2009 Fundraiser game Abingtonopoly available now around town
Here's the board
Abington church and unemployed
Project Chairman Ken Coyle & Lion's Pres. Wayne Smith
No renewal reminders for licenses
09/07/2009 Board game to raise funds for Abington Lions Club - Enterprise story
Compost Site every other Saturday
09/07/2009 Hunt for missing Fla. girl leads to Cape - reportedly seen at Abington Walmart
2008 Abington Annual Report
09/07/2009 Abington health agent headed to Plymouth
Things to do
this summer in Boston
09/07/2009 Coombs road race to be held Sunday in Abington
Things to do this
summer in Mass.
09/08/2009 Police Log - August 23 - August 29, 2009
Board of Health announces new trash pick-up schedule, listed by day, by street.
09/08/2009 Police Log - August 30 - September 7, 2009
Effective Oct. 19th
09/08/2009 Abington library to host fall gardening lecture on Sept. 17
Reason for change
Hazardous Waste Collection - Saturday, Sept. 12, 2009
09/09/2009 Around Abington this week
Soccer opening day parade at Library Saturday, September 12th at 9:00 a.m.
SAGE's 1st Annual Farmers' Market, Saturday, September 12th 9-2pm
Meat Raffle - American Legion, 1027 Washington St. 1 p.m. - 4  p.m. Saturday, September 12th
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Library - Saturday hours resume Saturday, September 12th
AHS to retire John "Jack" Reilly's No. 12 prior to Hanover game Friday night
AHS football Friday, September 11th,  at home vs. Hanover at 7:00 p.m.
Abington police to host movie night, Saturday, September 12th 7:30 p.m.
8th Annual Jeffrey Coombs Memorial Road Race/Walk - Sept. 13, 2009
Annual VFW Chicken Bake - Sunday, Sept. 13, 2009  12pm - 4pm
Adams Bros. Memorial Golf Tournament - Monday Sept 14, 2009
09/09/2009 Abington riding the Wave to stay on top
09/09/2009 Abington health board discusses finding new health agent
My Brothers' Keeper MIllion $ Shootout - Friday, Sept. 11  3pm-7pm, Saturday, Sept. 12. 11am - 7pm and Sunday for finalists
09/10/2009 Abington veterans agent recognizing those called up after Sept. 11, 2001
09/10/2009 Abington holding first farmers market Sept. 12
09/10/2009 Patriot Ledger Answer Book - Abington and surrounding towns
09/10/2009 Taking a swing in Easton to aid charity
09/11/2009 Mariner GUEST COLUMN: Remember 9/11 by making a difference
09/11/2009 Running to remember: Jeff Coombs Memorial Race to be held Sept. 13
09/11/2009 Remembering 9/11: Abington, Rockland residents address that fateful day in 2001
09/11/2009 Hanover, Abington clash in season opener
09/11/2009 Motorist hits tree, turns around and hits fence, house and car
09/12/2009 New Hampshire man dies after crashing through Abington neighborhood
09/12/2009 Abington prevails in shutout of Hanover
09/13/2009 Rainy day can’t keep produce shoppers away from Abington farmers market
09/13/2009 Jersey number retired at Abington High
09/14/2009 Abington voters to be asked to replenish stabilization account
09/14/2009 School website now has info on AHS athletic department and teams - "Schools" "High School" "Athletics"
09/14/2009 Charity Motorcycle Ride In Memory of Brian Cherry, Saturday September 19th
09/15/2009 Flu Clinic scheduled for Monday, October 5th at the Senior Center
AHS to retire John "Jack" Reilly's No. 12 prior to Hanover game Friday night
09/15/2009 Around Abington this week
Meat Raffle - American Legion, 1027 Washington St. 1 p.m. - 4  p.m. Saturday, September 19th
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Library - Saturday hours continue Saturday, September 19th
AHS football Saturday, September 19th,  at Arlington High School Turf Field vs. Arlington Catholic at 8:00 p.m.
Charity motorcycle ride in memory of Brian Cherry - Saturday, September 19th
Abington police to host movie night, Saturday, September 19th 7:30 p.m.
Fall and Christmas Craft Fair - Sunday, September 20th 10am - 4 pm
Compost Site open - Saturday, September 19th 9am - 2pm
09/16/2009 Weymouth man charged with armed robbery in Abington
09/16/2009 Former Brockton cop accused in marriage fraud case plans to plead guilty
09/17/2009 Abington interim manager asks departments to trim budgets to cover unexpected deficit
09/17/2009 Great start for Abington farmers' market
09/17/2009 Jeffrey Coombs Memorial Road Race held in Abington, MA - NECN video
09/17/2009 SAGE committee hosts first environmental event in Abington
Abington Garden Club to meet Sept. 21 at noon
09/18/2009 Jeff Coombs Memorial Road Race draws more than 1,000 participants, surpasses $25,000 fundraising goal
09/18/2009 Abington's 2009 MCAS Scores
Annual Comparison MCAS Scores
09/18/2009 COA Director Lawton leaving Abington
09/18/2009 Searching for direction: Abington budget deficit more than $1M
09/18/2009 All you ever wanted to know about setting local tax rates
09/19/2009 Abington 14, Arlington Catholic 7:
09/20/2009 Abington shooting sends two to hospital
09/20/2009 2 brothers shot at house party - video
09/20/2009 Abington man dies while diving off Plymouth
09/20/2009 Two shot at party in Abington - Abington Mariner
09/20/2009 Emergency worker accused of shooting late partner’s brothers
09/20/2009 Police Log - September 6 - September 12, 2009
09/20/2009 Police Log - September 13 - September 19, 2009
09/21/2009 Emergency worker accused of shooting late partner’s brothers - WCVB -TV Channel 5
09/21/2009 Wife prays for husband allegedly shot by Boston EMT
09/22/2009 Accident briefly closes Route 18 at Abington-Weymouth line
09/22/2009 AHS Sports - today Golf,Boys Soccer vs Norwell, Cross Country vs Cohasset at home, Girls Soccer at Norwell
09/22/2009 Prosecutor says accused Abington gunman told police, 'I shot them. They gave me no choice'
09/22/2009 Paramedic allegedly shoots two, then administers first aid - NECN video (15 second commercial)
09/22/2009 Reminder - Abington Educational Foundation Golf Tournament, Friday October 2nd at Pembroke CC
09/30/2009 Around Abington this week
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Library - Saturday hours continue Saturday, October 3rd
AHS football Friday, October 2nd,  at Carver High School
Meat Raffle - American Legion, 1027 Washington St. 1 p.m. - 4  p.m. Saturday, October 3rd
09/23/2009 Lawyer: Boston incident could be linked to Abington shooting
09/24/2009 Abington senior center budget already in the red
09/24/2009 Civil trial starts in case of Abington worker fired for computer images
09/24/2009 Selectmen and School Committee to meet tonight in Cotter Room, Town Hall at 6:30 p.m.
09/24/2009 Abington resident Michael McGunigle appears at pre-trial conference
09/25/2009 Fired Brockton cop set to plead guilty Oct. 1 in marriage fraud case
09/25/2009 Jury sees pictures that led to firing of Abington sewer department superintendent
09/25/2009 Abington’s deficit grows to $1.1 million
09/26/2009 EMT gunman held without bail
09/26/2009 AHS Football defeats Rockland 42-28
09/26/2009 LaPointe’s 5 TDs rally Abington past Rockland
09/26/2009 "Pick your own" farms in  Mass.
"Pick your own" farms in Southeastern Mass.
09/27/2009 Booze acts as trigger in dispute
09/27/2009 Former Abington school may be sold
09/27/2009 Towns to look at sharing senior services
09/27/2009 Town clerk's hours shortened in Abington
09/27/2009 Summary of $1.1 million projected FY2010 deficit
09/28/2009 FY10 Further Budget Reduction Impact Statement - Abington Public Library
09/28/2009 FY10 Further Budget Reduction Impact Statement - Abington Public Schools
09/28/2009 Police Log - September 20 - September 26, 2009
09/29/2009 Brockton businesswoman wants federal marriage fraud charges dropped
09/29/2009 Selectmen and School Committee to meet tonight in Cotter Room, Town Hall at 6:30 p.m.
Abington Education Foundation Golf Tournament -  Oct. 2, 2009
Women's Alumni Soccer rescheduled to Saturday, October 3rd 3:30 p.m.
Compost Site open - Saturday, October 3rd 9am - 2pm
09/23/2009 Around Abington this week
Cheerleaders Car Wash at Bailey's Garage, Washington St. on Saturday
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Library - Saturday hours continue Saturday, September 26th
AHS football Friday, September 25th,  at Rockland High School
Abington police to host movie night, Saturday, September 26th 7:30 p.m.
Texas Hold'em at KofC - Doors open at 5:00 p.m.
Meat Raffle - American Legion, 1027 Washington St. 1 p.m. - 4  p.m. Saturday, September 26th
AHS Class of 1959 Reunion - Saturday, September 26th 5:30 p.m.
Flu Clinic at Abington Senior Center - Monday, October 5th
AHS Soccer Thursday, October 1st: Boys at home, Girls at Cohasset; Golf at SVGC
09/30/2009 School for sale?---Supt. looking at all possibilities
09/30/2009 Abington High music teacher appearing in Company Theatre show
09/30/2009 Wheels of fortune: Truck in Abington is a staple around town
09/30/2009 Michael Sullivan skips race for Ted Kennedy’s seat, looks to Scott Brown
10/01/2009 Abington Republican Town Committtee to meet October 28th
10/01/2009 State says it will pay $7.2 million tab for Senate elections