Happy Labor Day. Labor Day is a day of rest or the last chance for many people to go on trips before the summer ends
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Wilmington: Parade starts Monday, 10 a.m., Market Basket, 260 Main St. parking lot to Church Street to Middlesex Avenue to Wildwood Cemetery for flag ceremony, placing of wreaths, musical presentation by Wilmington High School Band, Lincoln’s Gettysburg address, poem reading, taps, benediction.
Medford: Annual Veterans Service on Monday, 10 a.m., at Oak Grove Cemetery, Playstead Road.
Rowley: Parade steps off 1:30 p.m. Monday from VFW Hall on Bradford Street, proceeds to Town Hall Cemetery to Veterans Star, Firemen’s Memorial, Policemen’s Memorial to Village Green, back to VFW.
Lynn: Monday, steps off at 1:30 p.m. from North Shore Community College parking lot (Washington Street entrance). Washington Street, Broad Street, Market Street, City Hall Square, North Common Street, Park Street, Boston Street ending in front of Pine Grove Cemetery, 781-598-4000.
Danvers: The annual parade is Monday beginning at 9 a.m. Bertram Russell Jr., a Korean War veteran from the Marine Corps, will lead the parade as grand marshal. He is a recipient of two Purple Hearts with Gold Star and many other awards and commendations. Town Hall, 64 Cabot Road, 978-777-0001.
Everett: Service at 9:30 a.m. Monday at Glenwood Cemetery, Elm Street and Haskell Avenue.
Hamilton: Parade forms at Town Hall, 577 Bay Road, at 8:30 a.m. Monday, and steps off at 9 a.m. Firemen’s Memorial to Veterans Cemetery to Town Hall to Patton Park. 978-468-5570.
Ipswich: Parade forms on Town Hill on North Main Street at 9:45 a.m. Monday, and steps off at 10 a.m. Civil War Memorial to County Road Bridge to War Memorial to South Cemetery to VFW.
Woburn: Parade will start Monday at the Armory on Main Street, call to order at 8:15 a.m. www.cityofwoburn.com.
Winter is a busy season for pests. Rodents are most active and insects come come in the house to find warmth for the cold months.. Find out more about Winter pests »
Repel fleas and ticks on your cats and dogs with these essential oils.
For cats, mix 1/4 or a tablespoon of both lemon and lavender essential oils. Apply the mixture behind the shoulders and under the chin.
For dogs, add another 1/4 tablespoon of tea tree oil. Do not use tea tree oil on cats. This will repel ticks and fleas….
Heading out to watch the Superbowl? Here is a quick and easy snack mix that everyone will love.
Before the snow hits hard, make sure to install a chimney cap and to seal around dryer vents to close up any open spaces on your property. You don’t want pests making themselves comfortable in your home!
Don’t wait for spring-cleaning. Prevent an infestation all winter long. Make sure to do these few chores to keep on top of any pests trying to move in.
A clean and dry…
As the idea if eating insects is wildly spreading across the world, scientists have found that Roaches contain a large amount of Omega-3 and protein. When blended and reduced to oil, some have been brave enough to make a salad dressing with the oil. Would you try it?
This time of year there still might be a few pesky house flies that you just cant seem to get rid of. It turns out that flies actually hate the smell of basil, so keeping a pot of basil in a sunny area in the kitchen as well as hanging…