Monday, November 12, 2012
Veterans Day observances happened in Hamilton and Wenham on Sunday.
Veterans were honored in both towns on Sunday on Veterans Day. There was a parade and ceremony at Hamilton Cemetery and a wreath-laying and parade in Wenham. Here are some photos. To add you own, click on the green and white button that says "Upload Photos and Videos."
Saturday, November 10, 2012
Veterans Day activities will happen on Sunday, Nov. 11 in both Hamilton and Wenham.
Activities are planned in both Hamilton and Wenham on Sunday to honor veterans on Veterans Day on Sunday. Hamilton In Hamilton, it will start at 8 a.m. with coffee at A.P. Gardner American Legion Post 194 at 8 a.m. followed by breakfast at 8:30 a.m. The parade forms at Hamilton Town Hall at 10:15 a.m. and the silent march to Hamilton Cemetery is at 10:30 At 11 a.m. at the cemetery there is a moment of silence followed by a flag raising. Then Taps is played followed by the rifle squad firing three volleys 11:15 a.m. Everyone will return to Town Hall Wenham In Wenham, the ceremonies starts on Sunday, Nov. 11 at Cheeseman Field at Pingree Park at 10:15 a.m. with a wreath laying and short remarks, calling the roll of Wenham Veterans KIA. At 10…
Friday, November 9, 2012
There will be no changes to trash pickup on Monday, Nov. 12 even though it is the observed holiday for Veterans Day.
Trash will be picked up as usual on Monday in Wenham, according to both Hiltz Waste Disposal and Traci Masterson, administrative assistant to Town Administrator Mark Andrews. Trash, recycling and compost should be out by 7 a.m. for pickup, as always. Trash pickup will also happen as scheduled on Tuesday in Wenham. Trash pickup will also happen as usual starting on Wednesday in Hamilton. Hiltz said on its Twitter account earlier this week that "Veterans Day will not affect pickups next week," and the Gloucester-based company said it will do pickup as usual in many of the North Shore towns where it has contracts, including Goveland, Manchester-by-the-Sea, Marblehead and Swampscott. Monday is a federal holiday and Wenham Town Hall will be …