Happy Wednesday, people of Chelmsford! Here's everything you need to know going on in town today.
First, today's weather:
Mostly sunny and colder. High: 21 Low: 0.
Here are the top stories today in Chelmsford:
Chelmsford TM reps to vote on zoning for housing at West Campus site (Wicked Local)
Acton Food Pantry hires Lisa Gordon as Executive Director (Wicked Local)
Superintendent search almost complete for Minuteman High (Wicked Local)
5 Things To Do In Wilmington On Tuesday, January 25, 2022: Learn How To Manage Your Child’s Anxiety & Depression (wilmingtonapple.com)
Wilmington DPW Garage Foreman Ken Roberts Retires After 37 Years On The Job (wilmingtonapple.com)
NOW HIRING: Wilmington DPW Seeks Senior Clerk (wilmingtonapple.com)
LIBRARY LINEUP: Among Us For Teens On Feb. 1; Kindergarten Book Club Returns On Feb. 2 (wilmingtonapple.com)
NOW HIRING: 10 New Job Openings In Wilmington (January 25, 2022) (wilmingtonapple.com)
Calls for Change After Deadly Train Crash in Wilmington (NBC10 Boston)
Keolis Worker on Leave Amid Investigation Into Deadly Crash on MBTA Commuter Rail (NECN)
Lowell brothers hope to keep online data ‘Cloaked’ (Lowell Sun)
UMass Lowell working to freeze-dry COVID-19 vaccines for easier transport (Lowell Sun)
Radisson in Nashua to get new identity; events start to pick up across NH (The Union Leader)
Middlesex restoration-center efforts gets $5m from ARPA (YourArlington.com)
ePropelled Files Patent Infringement Lawsuit Against Exro Technologies Inc. (Woburn Daily Times)
This Week's Upcoming Chelmsford Area Events (Chelmsford Patch)
Middlesex County's COVID cases fall 28%; Massachusetts cases plummet 25% (MetroWest Daily News)
Local Jobs: Check Out Who's Hiring In The Chelmsford Area (Chelmsford Patch)
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Today in Chelmsford:
Age-Friendly Chelmsford Implementation Committee (9:00 AM)
Northern Middlesex Metropolitan Planning Organization (NMMPO) (2:00 PM)
Planning Board - Town of Chelmsford Meetings (6:30 PM)
From my notebook:
Chelmsford Public Library: "The Chelmsford Art Society's winter show is up for just one more week! Stop by and have a look and support these local artists!" (Facebook)
Greater Lowell Chamber of Commerce: "𝗪𝗲 𝘄𝗮𝗻𝘁 𝘁𝗼 𝗸𝗻𝗼𝘄 𝘆𝗼𝘂𝗿 𝘁𝗵𝗼𝘂𝗴𝗵𝘁𝘀! 👇 Tag a business or attraction below! 👇" (Facebook)
Chelmsford Public Library: "We hope you all had a great weekend, there's lots happening here at the library over the next few days! Monday night's author talk with best selling mystery writer Alafair Burke is sure to be a hit, and we also have a lecture on an amazi..." (Facebook)
Chelmsford Public Library: "Tonight at 7:00 pm! Alafair Burke is the New York Times, Edgar Award nominated author of twenty crime novels. She is the current President of Mystery Writers of America and the first woman of color to be elected to that position. In addi..." (Instagram)
Chelmsford Public Library: "Our website is temporarily down! We're working on getting it back up, but you can still search the catalog and access your library account at https://mvlc.ent.sirsi.net/" (Facebook)
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Open House Weekend, Free trial classes all weekend (January 29)
PERIOD PIECES (Jazz Quartet) (February 5)
Summer Camp & Kids Activities Fair (February 6)
In the Mooooo-d For Valentine's Fun! (February 12)
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— Annie Sandoli
About me: Annie has been a Boston-based writer since 2018, after graduating with her BA in Social Thought and Political Economy from UMass Amherst and ALM in journalism from Harvard University. She has worked as a freelancer throughout Massachusetts and as part of an editorial team in London, UK. Her interests include music and the arts, creative writing and literature, and topics of social and political justice. Annie covers Brookline, Newton, Waltham, Chelmsford and Westford. Email news tips to email@example.com.