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Interview with "The Black Cats of Amherst" author Jim Hamilton

11/15/2018
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Senior Multimedia Journalist James Kukstis sits down with Marshfield's Jim Hamilton, author of "The Black Cats of Amherst", which tells the story of Hamilton's grandfather's World War I ambulance unit.

Duration:00:10:29

Russian immigrant on what Thanksgiving means to her

11/14/2018
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Olga Pavlova, a Russian immigrant and resident of Needham for the past seven years, speaks about what her first Thanksgiving was like, her favorite Thanksgiving foods and why the holiday means so much to her.

Duration:00:06:43

LISTEN: Topsfield Veterans Agent Dick Cullinan Keynote on 100th Anniversary of World War I

11/14/2018
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During Topsfield Veterans Day ceremonies, Veterans Agent Dick Cullinan looks back on the Great War, now known as World War I, how it changed the nature of war, and also how the world still waits for an enduring peace.

Duration:00:04:49

Why will Winchester need to raise taxes?

11/13/2018
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Winchester Finance Committee Chair Aaron Kutylo gives his report at 2018 Winchester Fall Town Meeting on Nov. 8, 2018. Kutylo underscored the need for operating override.

Duration:00:11:41

Belmont Buzz: Episode 2 - A chat with Town Moderator Michael Widmer

11/8/2018
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Belmont Buzz talks to Town Moderator Michael Widmer about the Nov. 13-14 Special Town Meeting articles.

Duration:00:23:52

Belmont Buzz: Episode 1 - 'Yes for Belmont' discussion

10/29/2018
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The debut of Belmont's newest talk show, "Belmont Buzz," features guests Ellen Schreiber and Jessie Bennett of the Yes for Belmont campaign in support of the debt exclusion question on the Belmont ballot Nov. 6. Schreiber and Bennett explain why the grade seven to 12 project, which the debt exclusion, if it passes, will help fund, is the best solution for Belmont.

Duration:00:21:12

Needham rabbi discusses security following Pittsburgh synagogue shooting

10/29/2018
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Rabbi Richard Nichol of Congregation Ruach Israel in Needham sat down with The Needham Times to discuss the recent shooting at a synagogue in Pittsburgh and how the incident will influence CRI's security.

Duration:00:06:19

Brookline priest: It's important to connect with young adults.

10/23/2018
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Nationally, religious attendance among young adults is low. Many places of worship, including the Catholic Church are looking for ways to engage young adults. Rev. Jonathan Gaspar from St. Mary of the Assumption in Brookline talks about the importance of connecting with young adults.

Duration:00:02:55

Needham reverend discusses declining church attendance

10/23/2018
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Rev. Gary Shaw of Carter Memorial United Methodist Church in Needham speaks with Stefan Geller of the Needham Times about how he has seen attendance change at his church and what has been causing the decline in church attendance across all denominations over the past several decades.

Duration:00:18:21

Family ties

10/23/2018
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Wellesley resident Andy Langowitz speaks on his personal connection to the opioid crisis.

Duration:00:00:43

A mother's concern

10/23/2018
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Wellesley resident Jaclyn Quinn shares her fears about the incoming addiction treatment center.

Duration:00:00:39

St. Mary's parishoner urges review of fired minister's terms

10/23/2018
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Peter Haley, Winchester's Town Meeting moderator and a parishoner at St. Mary's Parish, urged church officials to set up a group of lay lawyers who could review the employment terms of the parish's recently-fired, popular director of ministries.

Duration:00:07:00

Boston bishop discusses firing of Winchester minister

10/23/2018
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The Boston Archdiocese's Bishop Mark O'Connell spoke to a crowd of parishoners at Winchester's St. Mary's Parish on Oct. 21 about terminating Sal Caraviello, St. Mary's popular director of ministries.

Duration:00:32:42

Arlington residents share concerns over proposed development at 47 Spy Pond Lane

10/19/2018
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Arlington residents expresed their concerns over a proposed development at 47 Spy Pond Lane as the Arlington Conservation Commission conducted a public hearing on the project.

Duration:00:02:40

Arlington town counsel addresses concerns Spy Pond houses would set precedent

10/19/2018
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Arlington's Town Counsel Doug Heim addressed concerns a proposed pair of houses at 47 Spy Pond Lane would set a precedent for future development as the Arlington Conservation Commission conducted a public hearing about the proposed buildings.

Duration:00:01:47

Arlington attorney speaks on behalf of abutters on Spy Pond Lane.

10/19/2018
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Attorney Elizabeth Pyle spoke to the Arlington Conservation Commission on behalf of abutters on Spy Pond Lane as the commission conducted a public hearing about a proposed pair of houses at 47 Spy Pond Lane.

Duration:00:00:59

Owners of Brookline's Kolbo on running a mom and pop store in an e-commerce world

10/18/2018
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Kolbo Fine Judaica is celebrating 40 years in Brookline. As they celebrate the milestone, owners Janet Fine and Larry Hardoon are finding the balance between preserving the charms of a mom and pop store while remaining competitive in the world of online shopping.

Duration:00:01:22

Needham mom advocates for protection of transgender rights

10/16/2018
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Needham mom Tracy McKay sat down with The Needham Times to discuss her experience raising two transgender children and her activism on Massachusetts' Ballot Question No. 3.

Duration:00:10:56

Lawyer for Arlington restaurant says new eatery will cause confusion

10/11/2018
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John Leone, representing Punjab, speaks to the confusion that a new restaurant named Rangla Punjab may cause for both businesses.

Duration:00:02:11

Boxford's One Town One Plan municipal facilities proposal

10/10/2018
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Wendall Waters interviews Boxford Municipal Facilities Co-Chairmen Bob Gore and Al Vaz, who give their take on the $24.5 million "One Town One Plan" proposal to upgrade and expand non-school municipal facilities. Voters will weigh in on the the plan at the Oct. 23 Special Town Meeting.

Duration:00:19:47