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This Day in Norwood History-December 29, 1944-Special Town Meeting To Be Held Tonight At 7:30 In Memorial Hall

Sale Of Filter Bed Land, Zoning Changes Are Also Up For Action

Special Town Meeting To Be Held Tonight At 7:30 In Memorial Hall


Question of sale of a portion of the old Beacon School lot will be the main item of interest on tonight’s special town meeting warrant. Town meeting is called for 7:30 p.m. in Memorial Hall.

Selectmen have included in the warrant an article for the sale of a portion of the old school lot for residential purposes. Their decision is in conflict with the majority opinion of the Board of Library Trustees who wish the whole lot reserved . for library purposes and future library expansion. Selectmen say that even with sale of a portion of the lot, there will still be room enough reserved for library expansion.

Also on the warrant is an article for sale of a portion of the old filter bed property at Dean street and Route I. The Rev. Spiradon Dora wants to buy the property for residential purposes.

Four articles on the warrant have to do with zoning 0 by-law change for areas in the Route I district. All four articles seek to change sections along the highway from their present classifications to Trunk Highway B. opening up the highway property for business

This Day In Norwood History-February 5, 1943-Hospital Handles More Cases in 1942

This Day In Norwood History-February 5, 1943-Hospital Handles More Cases in 1942

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This Day in Norwood History-February 3, 1948-Count Von Rumford Branded Spy By Historical Society Speaker

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Painting of Sir Benjamin Thompson, Count Rumford by Thomas Gainsborough 1783 A letter written in a nut-bark fluid to General Thomas Gage, British leader in the American Revolution, has recently been discovered and…

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