1. Framingham Deputy Police Chief Craig Davis is one of two finalists to become the new police chief in the Town of Ashland. The other finalists is New York City Police Lt. Richard Rudolph. Public interviews are scheduled for after Labor Day. In April, Ashland Police Chief Scott Rohmer was put on paid administrative leave. Ashland's Town Manager plans to appoint a new chief in early September.
3. The Wellesley Theatre Project (WTP) will stage two performances of RENT, THE MUSICAL (School Edition)this weekend. This Pulitzer Prize and Tony winning drama is loosely based on Puccini’s La Boheme. It follows the life of a group of impoverished young artists and musicians struggling to survive and create in New York’s Lower East Side, under the shadow of HIV/AIDS. It is about falling in love, finding your voice, and living for today. The first show is tonight and the last show is Saturday at 2 p.m. Click here for more details.