As a pilot program, the Facilities Department has installed 50 programmable photocell controls on selected street lights to be able to dim them during very light traffic.
Alan Pearlmutter, Music Director of the Kammerwerke Double Wind Quintet has announced the program for the ensemble’s upcoming concert, Favorites Old and New — Winter, to be performed at 7:30 pm on Saturday, February 22, 2020, in the sanctuary of the historic meeting house on Bedford Common, First Parish in Bedford Unitarian Universalist, 75 The Great Road.
The Middlesex Savings Bank Charitable Foundation has gifted the Fire Department $10,000 as part of a larger first responder program that will be donating a total of $520,000 to 26 fire departments and 26 police departments.
In a Sunday morning service on February 2, at the start of Black History Month, First Parish on Bedford Common dedicated a small new plaque. It remembers a woman named Nanne and is installed beneath a memorial to Bedford’s first minister, Nicholas Bowes, her owner.