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The Christmas Wonderland on the Hill

The Christmas Wonderland on the Hill

There, atop a hill off of Trapelo Road, stands a house illuminated in Christmas lights.  But there's more to the story.  This has been a labor of love for the Schueler family for 3 generations and over 27 years.  Fred and Barbara Scheuler may be retired, but they haven't retired from keeping the family tradition alive.  Fred is a retired Logan Airport firefighter and Barbara is a retired medical industry administrator.  Their son Dave, a cook at Winchester Hospital, has taken over the heavy work.  Every October as the summer changes to autumn, Dave begins the process of converting his home

A Farewell to Sergeant Robert Campbell Dakin

Sergeant Robert Campbell Dakin

For a moment on an unusually warm December morning, people from all walks of life, faiths and nationalities came to downtown Waltham to pay their respects to Corporal Robert Campbell Dakin who went missing on the 12th of December, 1950 during the Korean War.  Corporal Dakin was promoted to Sergeant when he was listed as killed in action, body not recovered.

RTN Backpack Drive Benefits Children in Three Communities

RTN Backpack Drive Benefits Children in Three Communities
Thanks to the generosity of RTN Federal Credit Union staff, members and those in the community, area kids are heading back to school with backpacks filled with supplies. The donations, collected at RTN’s Waltham, Tewksbury and Amesbury branches, will benefit children and youth in need at Waltham schools and those associated with the Wish Project in Lowell and Pettengill House in Salisbury.
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