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March 19, 2013

Salisbury News in Brief

Rabies Vaccination and Microchipping Clinic Saturday

The Merrimack River Feline Rescue Society, in conjunction with the Town of Salisbury’s animal control office, will be holding a rabies vaccination and microchipping clinic for cats and dogs on Saturday, March 23, from 9 a.m. to noon on the Catmobile parked in the parking lot of Tom’s Discount Store, 175 Elm St. The cost of the rabies vaccine will be $5 and the cost to microchip will be $20, which includes registration. Bring proof of any previous rabies vaccines in order to get a three-year rabies vaccination. All cats must be in carriers and all dogs must be on leashes. Leave cats in the car while filling out paperwork. This event is open to anyone. For more information, call 978-462-0760, email or go to

Ham and bean supper with selectman candidate

Paula Moore, a candidate for the Board of Selectmen, will hold a ham and bean fundraiser on Saturday, March 23, from 4:30 to 7 p.m. at the the Hilton Senior Center between the Department of Public Works and Fire Department at 43 Lafayette Road in Salisbury. The cost is $5 per person. The event will feature a ham and bean supper with potato salad, rolls and butter and nonalcoholic beverages plus free raffles. Proceeds will be donated to the senior center to aid in its brick patio project. Tickets will be available at the door or can be reserved by contacting Moore at 978-499-4466 or emailing her at

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