This week's report had an animal orientation with a rural flavor that included six hay bales and a mattress lost on local roads:
Sept 21, ---- : "Cows loose in the middle of South Maple Street at 12:58AM were not located by police. At 1:40AM, police found the owner attempting to corral them." [Hadley]
Sept 21, 2:09PM: "A fox missing much of its fur was seen in a field near Middle Street " [Hadley]
Sept 5 2:10PM: " Police took a report of a terrier type dog wandering in the area of Puffton Village wearing a sweater."
Sept 1, 7:09AM: " A woman was seen sleeping on top of a bicycle on Belchertown Road. Police found the woman , who was just trying to locate a piece of the bicycle that had fallen from her bicycle."
Sept 5 , ---- : " Ongoing problems were reported by a Mill Valley resident who said neighbors might be stealing items, including shoes."
If the date selection and sequences seem odd to you, they are.