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The East Middlesex Mosquito Control Project will be spraying for mosquitoes in Framingham on Wednesday, July 19th. The spraying will begin after dusk and end by 11:30.

State Fire Marshal Peter J. Ostroskey announced the graduation of the 255th class of the Massachusetts Firefighting Academy's fifty-day Career Recruit Firefighter Training Program on July 14, 2017. "This rigorous professional training provides our newest firefighters with the basic skills to perform their jobs effectively and safely," said State Fire Marshal Peter J. Ostroskey.

The Massachusetts Senate on Friday to approve a final $40.202B billion budget for Fiscal Year 2018. The budget makes reductions in spending from the originally proposed Senate budget due to revised revenue forecasts, but maintains a strong commitment to Chapter 70 education funding and preserving local aid to cities and towns.

Harry E. Dumay, who has a long and distinguished career in higher education, officially took the helm of College of Our Lady of the Elms as its 11th president on July 1. "I am excited to start my presidency at Elms College," Dumay said. "The board of trustees has put together a fantastic transition team, which has been working diligently during the past few months to make it possible for me to hit the ground running.

Please be advised that a typographical error occurred in the July 1st tax letter sent out to all Framingham residents/property owners. Contrary to the incorrect date you might have seen mentioned in the Town Manager's Tax Letter earlier this month, the actual date for the Preliminary Election for the new city government is Tuesday, September 26, 2017 .

A medical doctor who had his license temporarily suspended after prescribing marijuana to a pregnant woman should have his license reinstated because he doesn't pose a threat to "public health, safety or welfare," according to a magistrate's decision. The Board of Registration in Medicine suspended the medical license of Dr. Tyrone Cushing after he "improperly certified the medical use of marijuana for a pregnant patient," according to a press release issued last June.

The brokerage presently has a $8.50 price objective on the utilities provider's stock. Zacks Investment Research 's target price would indicate a potential upside of 12.58% from the company's previous close.

A little girl's fatal fall from a fourth-floor window Monday afternoon appears to be a tragic accident, a spokesman for Norfolk District Attorney Michael W. Morrissey said Tuesday. "The information that we have at this point, it does not seem suspicious.

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The firm presently has a $8.50 target price on the utilities provider's stock. Zacks Investment Research 's target price would indicate a potential upside of 12.58% from the company's current price.