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Team “Zika Virus” races downhill toward the finish line in the first Lions Club Bed Race, Sept. 17, in front of the Bromfield School. From left: Carrie Fraser, Barrett Rogers, Bob Donaldson, and Patty Ruze push mosquito Michelle Catalina in the bed. (Photo by Lisa Aciukewicz)   MORE PHOTOS

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The Bromfield School is again one of the top 10 public high schools in the Boston area, according to Boston magazine that published its 2016 rankings in the September issue.

Since Nextdoor Harvard went live more than four years ago, complaints of poor internet service have been a frequent topic on the website. Now a recently formed town committee is about to ask voters for permission to form a town-owned utility to provide a competing higher-speed internet service over a modern fiber-optic network.

When Harvard voters feed their paper ballots into the voting machine in the Bromfield cafeteria, they may wonder how secure their vote is. But according to Town Clerk Janet Vellante, the town’s chief election official, the possibility of election tampering here in Harvard is slim to none.

A Littleton Road property owned by the Municipal Affordable Housing Trust remains on the market, a year and a half after the group abandoned plans to engage a developer to create affordable housing at the site.

The Planning Board and Board of Selectmen took steps this week to facilitate the building of senior housing on land adjacent to Hildreth House, but not without a stumble or two.

In the past couple of weeks, four trees on the Common were determined to be “unsalvageable” and were professionally taken down.

Discussion ranged from the beach and boats to the playing fields at Monday night’s meeting of the Parks and Recreation Commission.

Hardly a week goes by without someone calling the police to report an IRS-scam phone call.

Shortly after the School Committee last met, the Massachusetts School Building Authority approved NV5 Holdings Inc. as project manager for the Hildreth Elementary School renovation project.

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