Norfolk County Register of Deeds William P. O’Donnell will hold office hours Thursday in the Washington Room of Town Hall from 10 a.m. to noon. O’Donnell and other registry staff members will answer residents’ questions about the department, take documents for recording’ and assist in filling out homestead declaration forms. There will also be on-site work stations that will provide real-time status of residents’ mortgage discharge, or print residents’ deeds. No appointment is necessary. For more information, call the Registry of Deeds customer service at 781-461-6101 or visit www.norfolkdeeds.org. Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.