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Traditional commencement exercises Friday at NRHS

Posted by on Jun 10, 2021 in Local Headline News, North Reading News, North Reading Transcript | Comments Off on Traditional commencement exercises Friday at NRHS

Published June 10, 2021 By MAUREEN DOHERTY NORTH READING — Commencement exercises for the 64th class to graduate from North Reading High School will be held on Friday, June 11 at 6:15 p.m. These graduates have plenty to celebrate and they have been anticipating this moment for months. The outdoor ceremony will begin with a processional of the graduating seniors led by Class Marshals Sarah Gerber and Dylan Kelleher. They will enter the school’s Arthur J. Kenney Field to the traditional “Pomp and Circumstance” and will be seated together. Their...

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Hot voters approve $80M operating budget, 32 warrant articles in 70 minutes

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Published June 10, 2021 By MAUREEN DOHERTY NORTH READING — The 161 voters attending last Saturday’s annual Town Meeting, held outdoors, were met with a scorching hot day on the Arthur J. Kenney turf field as temperature reach 90 degrees at the start of a four-day heat wave. The hot temperatures definitely contributed to the sprint to the finish line as the voters dispensed with all 32 warrant articles in about 70 minutes once the meeting got underway at about 9:15 a.m. GIVE ME SHELTER. A large golf umbrella...

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Ipswich River Community Chorus tribute concert to Nancy Ferretti

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Published June 10, 2021 NORTH READING — The Ipswich River Community Chorus (IRCC) is delighted to present an afternoon of free live music dedicated to renowned local music educator, performer and vocal coach Nancy Ferretti. The concert will be held on Saturday, June 19 at 4 p.m. at the gazebo at Ipswich River Park, 15 Central St., with a rain date of June 20. NANCY FERRETTI, local music educator, performer and vocal coach extraordinaire (front row, center) is surrounded by members of the IRCC at a recent rehearsal for...

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PHOTO: Meet the Court!

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THE SENIORS chosen by faculty as members of the Court of the NRHS Senior Prom were (front row, from left): Alison Rabideau, Amelia Horton, Queen Morgan Craig, Grace Gorman, Ange Nahimana and Gina DeGrazia; (back row, from left): Anthony Juliano, Ryan Kay, King John Tramontozzi, Tim Buckley, Griffin Murphy and (missing from photo): Ryan Good. (Maureen Doherty Photo)  Published June 10,...

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Front Page: June 10, 2021

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Attend Town Meeting Saturday morning

Posted by on Jun 3, 2021 in North Reading News | Comments Off on Attend Town Meeting Saturday morning

Published June 3, 2021 By MAUREEN DOHERTY NORTH READING — Okay North Reading, it’s time to gather for the Greatest Show on Earth, otherwise known as the Annual Town Meeting. Where else do you get to spend $80M in the upcoming Fiscal Year to keep the town and all its services solvent and balanced? If Saturday morning’s event does not live up to such top billing, at least you can say you will have participated in an historic Town Meeting because this may be the last time it needs...

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BOH rescinds 3 of 4 COVID-19 mandates

Posted by on Jun 3, 2021 in North Reading News | Comments Off on BOH rescinds 3 of 4 COVID-19 mandates

Published June 3, 2021 By MAUREEN DOHERTY NORTH READING — Last Friday morning the North Reading Board of Health (BOH) voted to rescind three of the four local COVID-19 orders that have defined the lives of everyone in town for the past 14 months. The three-member board of Chairman Gary Hunt and members Pam Vath and Karen Martin opted to leave in place the March 19, 2020 Town Emergency Declaration until at least June 15, 2021. This is the date the board has scheduled its next meeting specifically to evaluate...

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RSVP for free Business Summit

Posted by on Jun 3, 2021 in North Reading News | Comments Off on RSVP for free Business Summit

Published June 3, 2021 NORTH READING — Have you registered yet for the free Annual Business Summit on Tuesday, June 8 sponsored by the Economic Development Committee? What’s stopping you? It’s open to any North Reading business and it is being held from 5:30-7:30 p.m. in the open air under the big tent at the Horseshoe Grille, 226 Main St. Enjoy complimentary appetizers while networking, reconnecting, and planning your next steps to grow your business in a soon-to-be post-COVID world! Bring your business cards and marketing materials. A brief...

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PHOTO: We remember

Posted by on Jun 3, 2021 in North Reading News | Comments Off on PHOTO: We remember

“THE SHARP retort of volleying rifles” rang out from the Park Street Cemetery on Memorial Day as the North Reading Minit and Militia honored the many veterans buried there. (Maureen Doherty...

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Front Page: June 3, 2021

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