CONGRATULATIONS TO the Melrose High School students who were accepted into the Massachusetts Music Educators Association’s Northeastern District Band and Orchestra: Nick Berry, Josh Grant, Gabe Hunnicutt, Chad Koutalidis, Ryan McAndrew, John Strong, Thomas Sweeney and Jonah Tully. These students were accepted to this honor from hundreds of students who auditioned and they will perform in early January at a concert in Lexington. For more information, please visit