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Friday, October 19, 2012
We started a new tradition at Winchester Patch by capturing the daily life of Winchester through your photos. We'll be posting a Photo of the Day each weekday submitted by readers. The Photo of the Day will be a single, standalone photo by you, for you. They can be taken in Winchester or a fun family vacation photo. Try to include a little information when you submit the photo. You can send photos to firstname.lastname@example.org, text them to 770-547-8635 or Tweet them at @WinchesterPatch.
With the end of the year blizzard hitting this Christmas, here's some things you can do around town.
If snow is good for one thing and one thing only, it's sledding. There are three popular places in town to get your sled on. The first is over on 42 Lockeland Road right across from the fire station, Mullen Field. Mullen has a big hill and lots of space for building snowmen and drawing snow angels. Around the corner and down the street, Vinson-Owen Elementary School, also has a large hill that offers plenty of room for dozens of sledders. Lastly, the most popular hill in town has to the one located at Ambrose Elementary, expect big crowds and lots of first time sledders. Winchester also has a great place to strap on a pair of skates. Big and Little Winter Ponds, located on Woodside Road, are a popular destination to enjoy some skating or …