Monday, November 12, 2012
Here's what's open and closed for today's holiday.
Monday, November 12, 2012
Today we observe Veterans Day, a national holiday established in 1926 to honor men and women who have served in the military. Here's a quick round-up of what's open and closed in and around Natick today. If you know of more businesses that are open or closed, help out your fellow neighbors by leaving them in the comments.
Many town offices will be closed today for yesterday's Veterans Day observance.
1. Yesterday was Veterans Day, which means many of Natick's public buildings and schools are closed to observe the holiday. Here is a more detailed list of what is open and what is closed for this day of remembrance. 2. Do you want to learn to lose weight without any of the gimmicks? Take off Pounds Sensibly, an event at the Beacon Community Church today, hopes to bring you information on how you can switch to a healthy lifestyle. The event begins at 6:30 p.m. 3. If you want to get some exercise today head to Focused on Fitness for Muscle Conditioning Class, which aims to tone each muscle group through the use a number of props including bosu balls, body bars and aerobic benches. The class begins at 6 p.m. 4. This week's Patch photo …
Friday, November 9, 2012
Local businesses salute our service men and women with special deals year-round, as well as on Veterans Day. Know of a deal missing? Add it in the comments.
A number of local businesses are saluting veterans, military service men and women, and their families this Veterans Day by offering local discounts, specials and promotions. Veterans Day is this Sunday, Nov. 11, though it is observed as a federal holiday on Monday, Nov. 12. Here's a guide to specials in the area. Two important notes: Free food: Store discounts: Free activities:
Monday, November 14, 2011
Natick honored its veterans at a dinner at the Natick Army Labs on Friday evening.
The Natick Soldier Systems Center hosted a Veterans Day dinner on Friday night to honor and celebrate the sacrifices of Natick's veterans. Several speakers shared their stories and helped the crowd honor the veterans.
Friday, November 11, 2011
Residents honored veterans in a parade and ceremony on Friday morning.
Residents honored veterans in a parade and ceremony downtown on Friday morning.
Add your photos from the event to our album.
Natick honored the nation's veterans Friday morning with a parade and ceremony outside the Morse Institute Library. Add your photos from the events to our album.
11/11/11, Veterans Day parade and recent home sales are just a few of the thing to know about town today.
Our daily morning column, 5 Things You Need to Know, provides you with information that can help you plan your day and give you some fodder for water cooler conversations. 1. Today is 11/11/11, a date that is bringing out the superstitious nature in many around the world. According to the Huffington Post, officials in Egypt have closed the Great Pyramid of Giza out of superstition that strange things may happen. Today is also a day when an unusually high number of couples will get married. 2. Just before 6 p.m. last night, a pedestrian was hit while crossing at the crosswalk near Washington and South Avenue. Read the story. 3. Yesterday, we posted the most recent home sales in Natick. Return to Natick Patch at noon today for …