Thursday, January 3, 2013
Tell us your favorite sledding spots in the comments section below.
After a rather dry winter last year, the snow is finally back in New England. A fast-moving, weekend snowstorm left Norwood with about a half a foot of snow Saturday night -- and perfect sledding conditions. So, we took to our Facebook page to ask folks where their favorite spots are. Here's what we've heard so far: Where do you go to sled in the Norwood area? Tell us in the comments section below.
Monday, December 24, 2012
Here's a list of things to do over this week's vacation. Have fun!
Looking for something to do with the children over holiday break? Assuming you can tear the kids away from their new toys for a few hours, here are some ideas for things to do at home and nearby. From penny candy to 1,000-foot vertical slopes, there's something for everyone. Do you have something that you plan to do, or would like to do, over vacation? Tell us in the comment section below. At Home Here are some good ideas if you want to stay home and/or if you want to play host. Disclaimer: If you have teens, be careful if you try some of these at home (like a tea party). In Your Town Bowling. Check Norwood's Patch directory for a local bowling alley. Have the kids try Big Ball, if they've never tried it before. Local library. Great …
Tuesday, December 28, 2010
A reminder from Norwood Patch and the Norwood Fire Department.
After being buried under about a foot of snow Sunday and Monday, today's temperatures reached just above freezing - turning some of the remaining ice and snow on the roads to water and slush. According t0 the National Weather Service, high temperatures this week will continue to climb, reaching the low to mid-forties by this weekend. While good news for some, this could be bad news for kids looking to spend their winter vacation sledding or ice-skating around town. As the temperatures rise and the ice melts, here are a few winter fun safety tips from the Norwood Fire Department's website: Ice Safety: What should I do if I fall through the ice? What if I see someone fall through the ice? Sledding Tips:
My New Year's resolution is to read more Patch, what's yours?
1. With the snow stopped and the roads cleared you may be headed out for some sledding or skating. Stay safe and check out the Norwood Fire Department's winter activity safety tips before you go. 2. There will be no Selectmen's meeting tonight. The board will resume its meeting schedule on Jan. 4. 3. Norwood Patch wants to hear your New Year's resolutions! Send them in an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. 4. Special New Year's Eve events will be happening at Jake 'n Joes, Concannon's, Byblos Restaurant and many others in town. Be sure to stay tuned to Norwood Patch for special events as we bring in the new year together. 5. Online registration is available for Norwood youth soccer for this spring. Registration for the travel teams …