The Hall at Patriot Place offers free admission to veterans and active military in recognition of Veterans Day

COMMUNITY ANNOUNCEMENT
CBS Scene will offer a complimentary lunch special for veterans/military on Monday

Veterans and active military are invited to enjoy a free visit to the Hall at Patriot Place presented by Raytheon over Veterans Day weekend. From Saturday, Nov. 10 through Monday, Nov. 12, The Hall will offer free admission to all veterans and active service men and women. On Monday, Nov. 12, veterans and active military can complement a trip to The Hall with a visit to CBS Scene Restaurant & Bar, which will offer a complimentary special off the lunch menu with a military ID.

The Hall is open Saturday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Sunday from 4 p.m. (following the Patriots game) to 7 p.m., and Monday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Since opening in September 2008, The Hall and partner Raytheon have offered free admission to military personnel each Veterans Day and Memorial Day. Military personnel were also offered free admission in 2010 during an extension of the traveling exhibit “Pro Football and the American Spirit,” which told the story of professional football players and personnel who served in the military from WWII to Desert Storm and the conflict in Afghanistan.

The Patriots will honor Veterans Day through a number of activities leading up to and around their game Sunday.

School Committee and Selectmen Coverage Tonight

FCA will cover the Foxborough School Committee and Board of Selectmen Meetings, both scheduled for 7pm tonight (Monday).

The Board of Selectmen Meeting will air live at 7pm on the Government Channel – Comcast 22, Verizon 38, online at http://www.fcatv.org/live

The School Committee will air live at 7pm on the Education Channel – Comcast 12, Verizon 37, online at http://www.fcatv.org/live2

Bethany Christmas Fair

COMMUNITY ANNOUNCEMENT
Bethany Congregational Church, located in Foxborough center, will hold its annual Christmas Fair from 9:00am to 2:00pm, Saturday, Dec. 3, 2012. Popular features at our traditional holiday fair include fresh decorated wreaths, the silent auction featuring items such as gift certificates from local vendors and donations from generous local businesses and church members, treasures for all from grandma’s attic, home made baked goods, candy, hand crafts, knitting and gently-used books, music and videos. Back by popular demand, will be a selection of imaginative themed baskets. Children will enjoy fun activities at the Children’s fair including games, crafts, face painting and a visit from Santa from 10:00 to 1:00. Parents and children can browse a selection of gently used toys and other children’s items. We will serve lunch beginning at 11:30 and coffee and donuts will be available before lunch.

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