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Time travel felt possible at Sunday’s annual Hayfest, a free, outdoor fall festival featuring educational 19th-century crafts at the Jackson Homestead and Museum. 5:32 p.m.
The City Council voted 22 to 2 to override the first mayoral veto in 20 years, according to City Clerk David Olson. 4:46 p.m.
The school district has implemented its own system for ensuring the safety of students with epilepsy, ahead of proposed legislation at the state level. 1:17 p.m.
BC has opposed the taking, but Fuller said the city must act to protect about 17 acres of undeveloped land acquired by the college three years ago. 3:43 p.m.
Newton officials are acting quickly to make sure stores that sell nicotine are removing the items from their shelves. 12:31 p.m.
The public art project Make Poetry Concrete is engraving 10 poems on Newton’s sidewalks to introduce the art of literature to residents’ everyday life. 6:50 p.m.
The West Suburban YMCA in Newton will host its annual gala on Nov. 9 at the Y to raise money for its annual fund. 12:29 p.m.
Mayor Ruthanne Fuller said officials will look at options that are not parks, “paying particular attention” to the parking triangle in Newton Centre. 8:14 p.m.