A view from above of Islington Center in Westwood. A developer's plan to revamp part of this business area will go before Westwood Town Meeting on May 30.

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A view from above of Islington Center in Westwood. A developer's plan to revamp part of this business area will go before Westwood Town Meeting on May 30.

Westwood to vote on bid to revitalize Islington

On May 30, Town Meeting will decide whether to approve steps that would lead to major changes in Islington Center through a project that would bring new shops and housing, as well as more parking and a renovated library and community center.By Johanna Seltz

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Play in Marshfield tells story of a kitchen legend

Actress Lynne Moulton takes on the role of a kitchen legend in her performance of “Meet Julia Child,” at the Marshfield library.

THE ARGUMENT

Should Massachusetts require home sellers to share energy-efficiency grades for their houses with potential buyers?

Read two views on the question and vote in our informal online poll.

Latest Globe South headlines

THE ARGUMENT

Should Massachusetts require home sellers to share energy-efficiency grades for their houses with potential buyers?

Read two views on the question and vote in our informal online poll.

INFORMER

Openings, closings, and more in the south suburbs

Comings and goings of businesses and other organizations in the south suburbs.

East Bridgewater gives life to war veteran’s legacy

On Monday the town will unveil and dedicate a display at the high school to honor Peter Moskos, who died in combat during the Vietnam War.

Business Plan

His business is making others better

Elix Cintron of Norton works with clients on leadership development, strategy, executive and personal coaching, career transition, team building, and team management.

Community Bulletin Board

Upcoming events in the communities south of Boston.

Hingham official pays conflict-of-interest fine

The executive director of the Hingham Housing Authority has paid a $2,500 civil penalty for violating the state’s conflict of interest law by approving and cosigning Housing Authority payments to a friend’s company, which she cofounded.

DEDHAM

Town Meeting rejects plan for rail trail

During a long discussion, opponents expressed concerns about the cost and maintenance of the trail, as well as privacy and security issues.

SHARON

Voters reject ban on recreational marijuana shops

At Town Meeting, 543 residents voted in favor of the ban, and 553 were opposed.

HULL

Voters hike own taxes for road repairs

The revenue over the next 15 years will pay for $10 million in road improvements.

CANTON

Meeting rejects moratorium on care facilities

The proposed moratorium was intended to give the town time to decide where hospitals, nursing homes, and convalescent homes should be zoned, its proponent said.

ABINGTON

Town Meeting fails to ban marijuana sales

Retail sale of marijuana will be allowed in Abington after Town Meeting failed on Monday to take steps to ban it.

HANSON

Voters seek to revise town’s recall process

The town established the existing recall rules through a successful petition to the Legislature in 1986.

Blotter tales

BLOTTER TALES

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Police confront an alleged flower thief, a woman finds something strange inside a new pair of boots, and other odd tales from local police blotters.

Cartoon Caption Contest

CAPTION CONTEST

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Submit your own caption, along with your name, hometown, and phone number, by e-mailing cartooncaption@globe.com.

On The Move

ON THE MOVE / BRION O’CONNOR

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/05/16/BostonGlobe.com/Regional/Images/RobinChan_20zorec_01_zo.jpg Beach handball the new kid on the sand

Held at Revere Beach most Sundays, weather permitting, throughout the summer, the games boast players from the around the world in a sport that is far more popular abroad.

Interactive Graphic

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See the number of concussions reported by area high schools with a sortable table.