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Year 2008
09/01/2010 Last month's news items
Town Hall
8:30-4:30 Mon-Thurs
8:30-12:30 Fridays
09/01/2010 Check out this month's calendar; set a reminder for upcoming events-Farmers' Market, Craft Fairs etc.
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Fall and Christmas Crafts Fair - Sunday, September 19th 10am-4pm          Set a reminder
08/30/2010 Public Records on-line searching
Abington Child Study Group yard sale Sept. 25
08/30/2010 Candidates for 10th Congressional District Representative
Abington High School classes of 1984 and 1985 to hold joint reunion, September 18th 8pm
Abington police, health officials plan drug disposal event, September 18th 9am - Noon
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
09/01/2010 Upcoming Events:
Adams Bros Mem. - Golf tournament in planning for Sept. 20, 2010 at Easton CC
Abington Education Foundation Golf Tournament - Monday, September 27, 2010 registration form
09/01/2010 Back to school in Abington - photos
09/02/2010 Abington police warn residents to steer clear of eBay auto scam
09/02/2010 Whitman police ask other towns about coffee-shop caller
09/02/2010 Abington’s Frolio Middle School buys five Apple iPads, wireless router
09/02/2010 Abington Democratic Town Committee seeks members
09/02/2010 Republican 10th Congressional candidates:   Robert Hayden   Ray Kasperowicz   Joe Malone    Jeff Perry
09/02/2010 Democratic 10th Congressional candidates:  William Keating  Rob O'Leary
09/03/2010 Weymouth man charged in Abington robbery
09/03/2010 Abington layoffs could be undone through health-insurance shift, town manager says
09/03/2010 Victory Garden Contest winners announced in Abington
09/03/2010 H.S. GOLF: Abington drops golf debut
09/03/2010 Young Abington resident succumbs to brain cancer
09/04/2010 Abington resident focuses on recreation area for Eagle Scout project
09/04/2010 Mosquito spray treatments around all 4 schools September 7, 2010 2am - 6am
09/04/2010 Booked for the year: Abington students return to school
09/05/2010 Abington couple comes through for schools
09/05/2010 UPDATE: Raynham man with Alzheimer’s missing, police say
09/05/2010 Farmers market extended
09/05/2010 UPDATE: Police find missing Raynham man
09/06/2010 Abington library wins grant from Target stores
09/07/2010 Abington boosters rally for freshmen
09/07/2010 Meeting tonight:  Greenwave Boosters at AHS Cafeteria 7pm      Music Parents at AHS Faculty Room 7pm
09/07/2010 Police warning on leaving valuables in cars
09/07/2010 SORI Reminder
09/08/2010 Abington town manager wants all public meetings on video
09/08/2010 AHS Sports Results for Tuesday     Golf     Girls' Soccer      Boys' Soccer
09/08/2010 "Clean out the Cabinet" campaign Saturday, September 18th, 9am - noon
09/09/2010 Abington police warn of car break-ins on Green Street
09/09/2010 Abington woman's miniatures collection turning heads at Norton Library
09/09/2010 South Shore High Five Cross-Country Poll
09/09/2010 H.S. FOOTBALL: Southeastern ready to light it up in opener
09/09/2010 Communities plan events to remember 9/11
09/09/2010 Top 10 Division 3 and 3A football polls
09/09/2010 AHS golf beats Norwell
09/09/2010 'OWL You Begin Your Holiday Shopping This Year?      Set a reminder
09/10/2010 Accusations fly at Plymouth County Commissioners' meeting
09/10/2010 Abington Cultural Council seeks funding proposals
09/10/2010 Abington Cub Scouts open house Sept. 16
09/10/2010 Abington getting ready for a primary election
Abington’s top employee to serve as top chef for benefit, September 11th 5pm - 8pm
Abington Rotary Club schedules Live and Silent Auction at KofC, September 11th at 7pm
Coombs Memorial Race Scheduled, September 12th
09/10/2010 This weekend's events:
AHS Footbal at home vs. Hanover - September 10  -  7pm
SAGE planning Farmers' Market - September 11  -  9am-11am
VFW Chicken Bake - Sunday, September 12, 2010
09/11/2010 Abington police investigating robbery with needle
09/11/2010 'Like it just happened': Abington High School remembers Sept. 11
09/11/2010 Football:  AHS 29  Hanover 6             Girls Soccer:  Harwich 1  AHS 0
09/11/2010 Abington man indicted for murder in Randolph woman’s death
09/11/2010  Republican Primary Candidates     Democratic Primary Candidates         Vote Tuesday
09/11/2010 Baby zebra at Franklin Park Zoo
09/12/2010 Abington dinner event to benefit seniors called a success
09/12/2010 Abington library gets cash support
09/12/2010 Upcoming Town Boards' & Commissions' meeetings
09/13/2010 Abington Cultural Council accepting applications for grants
09/13/2010 iPads a hit in Abington’s eighth-grade history class
09/13/2010 AEF Golf Tournament,  Monday September 27th
09/14/2010  Republican Primary Candidates     Democratic Primary Candidates         Vote Tuesday - 7am - 8pm
09/14/2010 Abington police say three men beat, robbed victim
09/14/2010 Abington selectmen revoke used-car dealer’s license
09/14/2010 AHS Golf beats Rockland 32-22
09/14/2010 Today:  AHS Boys Soccer at E.Bridgwater    Girls Soccer at home vs E.B.      Cross Country at Mashpee
09/14/2010 How timely are the town's boards and commissions keeping us informed
09/15/2010 Perry, Keating win respective primaries and will face-off in 10th congressional district race
09/15/2010 State guaranteed first female auditor after Bump, Connaughton primary wins
09/15/2010 Veteran Democratic insider Grossman returns to politics as treasurer nominee
09/15/2010 Keenan beats Tobin in state Senate primary
09/15/2010 Incumbent governor's councilors re-nominated
09/15/2010 AHS Boys & Girls Cross Country win; Boys & Girls Soccer lose
09/15/2010 Brockton wedding photographer’s hearing on pot charges postponed
09/16/2010 Abington officials hope state pays for window, door repairs
09/16/2010 September Senior Informer
09/16/2010 AHS Football vs Archbishop Williams - this evening at 6pm
09/16/2010 Drug Disposal Day - Saturday, September 18th 9am - noon
09/17/2010 Abington police chief, Town Manager address issues with phone system
09/17/2010 South Shore murder victims remembered in Boston ceremony
09/17/2010 Abington football: Not bad for openers
09/17/2010 Laws on buying and selling firewood in Abington
09/17/2010 AHS 38  Archbishop Williams  12
09/17/2010 My Brother's Keeper $Million Hole-In-One Shootout fundraiser - today 3pm-7pm and Saturday 11am-7pm
09/18/2010 Diehl, McCarthy agree to three debates in state representative race
09/18/2010 This weekend's events:
09/18/2010 Diehl, McCarthy agree to three debates in state representative race
09/18/2010 Hazardous Waste disposal at Whitman DPW today, 9am -1pm
09/18/2010 Community Yard Sale set for October 2nd  9am - 3pm
09/18/2010 My Brother's Keeper $Million Hole-In-One Shootout fundraiser - today, Saturday 11am-7pm
09/19/2010 Abington’s second drug take-back campaign draws steady stream of people
09/20/2010 MCAS Tests of Spring 2010 Percent of Students at Each Performance Level for Abington vs State totals
09/20/2010 MCAS Annual Comparisons for Abington
09/20/2010 This week's meetings of town boards and commissions
09/20/2010 South Shore Corvette Club knows how to cruise (tonight at Ale House)
09/20/2010 Tri-Town Development Corp. hires ex-Weymouth finance officer
09/21/2010 AHS Boys' Soccer lose to Carver 3-2    Girls' Soccer lose to Carver 7-2
09/21/2010 Today AHS Cross Country vs Carver at home     AHS Golf vs E. Bridgewater at SVGC
09/22/2010 AHS Cross Country: Boys win, girls lose to Carver at home     AHS Golfers lose to E. Bridgewater at SVGC
09/22/2010 Abington selectmen reject meals tax proposal
09/23/2010 AHS Boys' Soccer vs Rockland    Girls' Soccer lose to Rockland       AHS golfers lose to Mashpee 32.5 - 21.5
09/24/2010 AHS Boys' Soccer at Cohasset 3:30pm    Girls' Soccer vs Cohasset 3:30pm      Football vs Bishop Feehan 7pm
09/24/2010 Football:  AHS 20  Bishop Feehan 12  (Coach Kelliher wins 200th game)   Herald story     Globe Story
09/26/2010 Stuff for sale
09/27/2010 Meetings this week - agenda;  Selecetmen to discuss resignation of 300th Anniversary Committee
09/28/2010 AHS Sports today, Tuesday 3:30pm:  Golf, Boys Soccer & Cross Country vs Norwell at home;  Girls Soccer at Norwell
09/28/2010 Abington allows earlier opening for bars and restaurants on Sundays
09/29/2010 AHS sports results from  yesterday and schedule for today
09/29/2010 Tentative Town Meeting warrant released in Abington (subject to change)
09/30/2010 Abington football: Kelliher wins No. 200
09/29/2010 Abington High School’s John McKeon sets cross country course record in loss
09/30/2010 Abington yard sale will cut household clutter, save town money
09/30/2010 Abington coach named Patriots High School Coach of the Week after notching 200th career victory
09/30/2010 Massachusetts abandoned property site
10/01/2010 Abington golf team qualifies for tournament
10/01/2010 AHS Football at Norwell  7pm tonight
10/01/2010 Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Leaning on each other
10/01/2010 Hanson breast cancer survivor backs second medical opinions
10/01/2010 AHS Football at Norwell  7pm tonight on WATD-FM  95.9 and online
10/02/2010 John Lane leads Abington to football victory
10/02/2010 Abington community Yard Sale today, Saturday, Oct. 2nd  9am - 3pm
10/03/2010 Deadline for grants
10/03/2010 Republican Town Committee meets Monday night 7pm in Buckley Room at Town Hall