Framingham resident Wayne Lebeaux keeps famous company. Once a Celtics ball boy during the Larry Bird era, Lebeaux is now a road manager for Bruce Springsteen and former Beatle Ringo Starr. Boston Globe, 10/17/11
Without regard for his fat or salt intake, Rob Merlino, a 47-year-old father of five from Natick, is celebrating National Hot Dog Month by chowing down one frank a day, every day, throughout July. Boston Globe, 7/28/11
For 17 consecutive weekends, Cliff Henricksen took his point-and-shoot Canon to the overflow parking lot across the street from the AMC Framingham Cinema, lined up the same shot of the heap of snow and grit and odd debris left behind by the plows and storms of last winter, and tripped the shutter. Boston Globe, 8/22/11
One of Framingham's largest and most storied homes, which reportedly once hosted Buffalo Bill Cody at parties, is looking for a new owner. The price: $1.37 million. Boston Globe, 8/13/11
Under a hot afternoon sun, friends, neighbors and relatives of Vietnam War veterans who gave their lives 40 years ago paid tribute at the Vietnam Moving Wall in Natick. Boston Globe, 6/13/11
While the South goes all out, many states in the North are planning only scant events for the 150th anniversary of the Civil War. "It's almost like it never happened," said Annie Murphy, executive director of the Framingham History Center in Framingham, Mass. "But all you have to do is look around and see evidence that it did." Boston Globe, 4/19/11
Incumbents rule election day
Incumbents ruled the day in Framingham's annual town election Tuesday, despite numerous challengers for Board of Selectmen and School Committee seats. Selectmen incumbents Dennis Giombetti and Laurie Lee were re-elected. Boston Globe, 4/6/11
Ronald L. Sargent, CEO at Staples Inc., and Carol Meyrowitz of TJX Cos. are on the Globe's list of highest-paid CEOs in Massachusetts. Meyrowitz's compensation totaled $17.4 million. Sargent's compensation totaled $10.8 million.
Licensed engineers are all around. The state licenses more than 40 types. The state median is 1.4 engineers per 1,000 residents. The data, from 2009, is from the the Department of Professional Licensure. Create your own graphic with this data.