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08/01/2010 Last month's news items
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08/01/2010 Check out this month's calendar; set a reminder for upcoming events-Farmers' Market, Summer Concerts etc.
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08/01/2010 Abington Public School Suggested Reading Lists:  ECC    3rd Grade   4th Grade  5th Grade   6th Grade
07/29/2010 Lions to offer refreshments at Abington Summer Concert Series
07/29/2010 Registration underway for Jeff Coombs Memorial Road Race
07/29/2010 Sun Ray Lea farm in Abington one of the last of its kind
08/01/2010 The Abington Education Foundation invites you to an evening of Irish entertainment, today at 5pm
08/01/2010 Summer Concerts:  East Coast  A Cappella  6 p.m. today, Sunday August 1st
08/01/2010 Theft wave blamed on drugs
08/01/2010 Abington police on lookout for lottery ticket thief
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08/02/2010 Green light for air base project
08/02/2010 Summer Concerts:  Occasional Brass Quintet - Sunday, August 8th at 6pm  Set a reminder
08/02/2010 Fall and Christmas Crafts Fair - Sunday, September 19th 10am-4pm          Set a reminder
08/03/2010 Abington Police Department achieves certification
08/03/2010 Second-generation milkmen want to open business in Abington at Griffin’s Dairy
08/03/2010 Memory Quilt on display at Abington Bank
08/03/2010 Yo Yo People to perform at Abington Public Library. August 18th at 11am - Registration starts Aug. 9th       Set a reminder
08/04/2010 Abington police say Hanover man used credit card to rob house on Colburn Lane      
08/04/2010 Ex-Brockton cop seeks probation in marriage fraud case      
08/04/2010 Annual Jeff Coombs Road Race slated for Sept. 12 in Abington      
08/04/2010 Abington not on list of towns for today's scheduled aerial spraying of mosquitoes     
08/05/2010 Area business owners say open-air seating at restaurants helps beat usual summer doldrums    
08/05/2010 Abington police charge five teens with possession of alcohol   
08/05/2010 Holbrook, Abington school officials to discuss regionalization  
08/06/2010 No prison time for ex-Brockton cop in marriage fraud case
08/06/2010 Addressing the deficit in Abington
08/06/2010 Joe Malone brings campaign to Abington
08/08/2010 Local ballplayers put talents on stage at Rockland Invitational
08/08/2010 New technology will speed up traffic stops
08/08/2010 Brockton area activists fought to change CORI laws
08/08/2010 ‘The Upside to Downsizing’ seminar at Abington COA
08/09/2010 Police request help in identifying suspect;   Direct link to picture
08/09/2010 AEF Golf Committee meeting Tuesday night; email for more info
08/09/2010 Check calendar for meetings, movies, bingo, craft fairs
08/09/2010 Public Records on-line searching
08/09/2010 Abington Republican Town Committee to meet on Thursday August 26, 2010 at 7:30pm
08/10/2010 Boston College High School Honor Roll
08/10/2010 Unemployed talk about their fears, frustrations
08/10/2010 ATM users robbed by syringe-wielding man in Abington, Weymouth
08/10/2010 Abington Child Study Group yard sale Sept. 25
08/11/2010 Police: Heroin problem in Abington worsening
08/11/2010 Annual race will raise money for Jeff Coombs Foundation
08/12/2010 Candidates for 10th Congressional District Representative
08/14/2010 Abington police charge five with trying to scorch strip mall
08/14/2010 The Jeff Coombs Memorial Foundation to hold Abington’s Fifth Annual SummersEnd concert
08/14/2010 Water bans are working – the yellow lawns are evidence
08/15/2010 Fall and Christmas Crafts Fair - still space for 20 more crafters
08/16/2010 New online scam pops up in Abington
08/17/2010 Brockton man accused of stealing from his Abington grandmother
08/17/2010 Nearly a half-ton of marijuana worth $1M seized in Abington
08/17/2010 Abington milkmen get extension to continue dairy operation
08/17/2010 Abington’s Nick French hired as assistant softball coach at Memphis
08/18/2010 Brockton man charged in Abington drug seizure is premier wedding photographer
08/18/2010 Abington police say staffing troubles slowed pot bust
08/18/2010 Brockton court staff stunned by $40,000 cash bail
08/18/2010 Anatomy of a drug bust: The ‘biggest’ in Abington history
08/18/2010 Abington youth softball teams succeed in summer league
08/18/2010 Abington High School classes of 1984 and 1985 to hold joint reunion
08/18/2010 The Infractions and the Happenin’ Horns return to Abington Aug. 22
08/19/2010 Picture it: Wedding photographer bagged in $1M pot bust
08/19/2010 Fans flock to fifth annual Summers End concert in Abington
08/21/2010 Abington police say man tossed pot plants out window
08/21/2010 Time given for Abington car dealer to get some cars
08/22/2010 Tri-Town buys back naval airbase land in South Weymouth
08/22/2010 Marianne Dankese of the ECC wins Abington Teacher of the Year
08/22/2010 The Infractions and the Happenin’ Horns return to Abington today, Sunday Aug. 22
08/23/2010 Abington’s top employee to serve as top chef for benefit
08/25/2010 Meetings today, Wednesday:  Abington/Holbrook School Study    300th Anniv. Steering Comm.    Old Colony Planning Council
08/25/2010 Abington police investigate armed home invasion
08/25/2010 Today, Wednesday,  is the last day to to register to vote in primary
08/25/2010 First day of school for grades 1 - 12 is Tuesday, August 31, 2010
08/26/2010 Abington Rotary Club schedules Live and Silent Auction at KofC, September 11th at 7pm
08/26/2010 Abington Republican Town Committee will be meeting tonight, Thursday at 7:30pm
08/26/2010 Abington business owners give positive reviews on revitalization project
08/26/2010 Abington fire chief wants funding article on warrant
08/26/2010 Health Board Minutes:  04/20/2010  05/03/2010  05/10/2010  05/17/2010  06/07/2010  06/21/2010  06/28/2010
SAGE Farmers' Market - Saturday, August 28  -  9am-11am
Abington Bank presents free movie night at police station at dusk Saturday, August 28th
Summer Concerts:  Dale and the Duds 6 p.m. Sunday August 29th
08/27/2010 Happening this weekend
American Legion Meat Raffle - Saturday, August 28  -  1pm
Compost Site Open - Saturday, August 28  -  9am-2pm
AHS Football (Scrimmage) at Pembroke High - Saturday, August 28  -  9am
Bingo at St. Bridgets -  6:30 p.m. Sunday August 29th
08/29/2010 East Bridgewater marching band supporters concerned group has lost its competitive edge
08/29/2010 Abington police, health officials plan drug disposal event
08/29/2010 Coombs Memorial Race Scheduled
08/29/2010 To play, you pay
08/29/2010 Today - Summer Concerts:  Dale and the Duds 6 p.m. Sunday August 29th
08/30/2010 Stop & Shop A+ Bonus Bucks Program benefits Abington schools
08/30/2010 Police logs recently made available
08/31/2010 Gary Lee Sampson's attorneys want judge to overturn death sentence for 2001 killing spree
08/31/2010 UPDATE: Victim's son wants to see Gary Sampson put to death, and soon
08/31/2010 TIMELINE: Gary Sampson’s life of crime and punishment
08/31/2010 Victims’ kin want Gary Sampson executed for murders
09/01/2010 There is a new look to South Shore League football
09/01/2010 Abington’s first day of school goes off without a hitch
09/01/2010 Abington school officials announce $100,000 windfall
09/01/2010 Gary Sampson’s lawyers fell short, judge told