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Local with Laurie

Laurie Connelly, ‘Doah Staff Writer April 30, 2014 The infamous Apple Blossom Festival is upon us with in this week. Most of you believe that this is the last time before finals to go out with a bang and attempt to relax before finals week begins.  In reality, this festival is more than just drinking and seeing who can shotgun

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New security measures in place for Apple Blossom 2014

Megan Newman, ‘Doah Editor-in-Chief April 30, 2014 New policies are being put in place this year to increase the safety of Bloomers. In light of the Boston Marathon bombings and other incidents in public areas with large crowds authorities are taking further measures to ensure the safety of the Apple Blossom Festival’s estimated 200,000 attendees. Those attending the parade, carnival,

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Getting ready for the Bloom, part 2

Laurie Connelly, ‘Doah Staff Writer April 24, 2013 We now have less than a week until the big Apple Blossom Festival! As promised I have more updates on the festivities and some more tips to help you survive A.B. 2013. The Firefighters’ Parade begins at 5:30 p.m. on Friday, May 3. The parade route starts at the intersection of Cameron

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Getting ready for the 86th Bloom

Laurie Connelly, ‘Doah Staff Writer April 10, 2013  The school year is drawing to an end and that means one thing here in Winchester: Apple Blossom approaches! For those who don’t know, Apple Blossom is a festival celebrated in Winchester throughout the first week of May. Within that week there are numerous events including luncheons, dances, a 10k race, a

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