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Student at Brighton High School stabs classmate with pencil  Boston.com

BOSTON (AP) — A 15-year-old student at a Boston high school has been charged with using a pencil to stab another student in the leg during a fight. An officer ...



Brighton High student arrested for stabbing student with a pencil  The Boston Globe

The two students were involved in a fight in the school's hallway when the stabbing happened at about 9:30 a.m., the school department said in a statement to ...



Baker Wants To Withhold Aid To Help Reform Long-Struggling Schools. Could It Hurt Them Instead?  WBUR

The provision has inspired resistance from some Massachusetts educators and administrators, who said it could force districts to make controversial and ...



Paul Arthur Johnston  Bridger Valley Pioneer

SOUTH JORDAN, Utah — Paul Arthur Johnston, 68, died peacefully at home in South Jordan, Utah, on Sunday, Feb. 24, after a challenging battle with ...



Brighton High staff dismissals spark questions on “excessing” policy  BayStateBanner

Brighton High School slipped into turnaround status in February, and, like many schools in the same position, informed all staff save for custodians and cafeteria ...



What We Know (So Far) About The Historic Overhaul Of Boston Public Schools  WBUR

Over the course of the next decade, the $1 billion “BuildBPS” plan will remake the district's physical footprint inside and out. Here's how the district is proposing ...



Brighton, Excel High Schools Go Down To Level 4; Statewide, Test Results Show Little Change  WBUR

Brighton High School and Excel High School in Boston have been downgraded to Level 4 in the state's accountability system, along with the Mary Fonseca ...



Brighton High football returns to its former home  The Boston Globe

For more than 25 years, Brighton High School's football team might well have been called the “Nomads.”



Brighton High School holds graduation  Wicked Local

Brighton High School held graduation on June 2 at the Conte Forum on the campus of Boston College.At Brighton High's commencement, the salutatory address ...



One student stabbed, another arrested, in fight at Brighton High  The Boston Globe

fight between two boys at Brighton High School Wednesday morning left one with a stab wound and the second arrested on an assault charge, police said.



Boston schools place 2 headmasters on leave  The Boston Globe

Headmasters at two Boston high schools have been removed from their positions at least temporarily, a school official confirmed Thursday, but it remains ...



Big layoffs at pair of Boston high schools  Boston Herald

Pink slips will be delivered to 90 percent of teachers and staff at the struggling Excel and Brighton high schools today as the district moves to revamp schools ...



The Struggles at Two Boston High Schools: Will Axing Teachers Fix the Problems? | NewBostonPost  NewBostonPost

Boston school officials got an earful Wednesday night from critics of a coming reorganization of two city high schools that could see most of their teachers gone ...



Ed funding debate comes to Boston Foundation  BayStateBanner

Last week, a trio of lawmakers pushed back on the notion of increasing state intervention during a meeting with a coalition of Latino-led organizations.



Photos: Brighton High boys basketball wins state championship  Wicked Local Allston

The Brighton High School boys varsity basketball team beat Nashoba Regional, 82-58, in the Division 2 State championship game at the Mass Mutual Center in ...



Happy Valley Takes Next Step in Closing Mary Ann's Sale, Converting Bar to Dispensary — The Heights  The Heights

As the sale of Mary Ann's Bar to Happy Valley Ventures (HVV)—which intends to turn the Cleveland Circle staple into a dispensary—moves closer to becoming ...



Brighton High School football team wins first game  Wicked Local Allston

The Brighton High School football team gathered at its new home field, Daly Field, 10 Nonantum Road, Brighton, for the first game of the season. The BHS team ...



Local Brazilians Line Up Behind Brazil's Controversial Far-Right Candidate  wgbh.org

A majority of Brazilian immigrant voters here in Massachusetts are expected to cast a ballot for the controversial right-wing legislator Jair Bolsonaro.



BPS School Committee approves $1.4B budget  Boston Herald

Silent, stunned and angry, dozens of Boston Public Schools teachers and parents cleared the Bruce C. Bolling Municipal Building after the School Committee ...



High school scores for Saturday, April 13: Find out how your favorite Section V team fared  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Email: Section V coaches or team representatives are asked to report results ASAP after games by emailing sports@democratandchronicle.com. Please submit ...



Boston Public Schools Names Eight New Principals, Headmasters  Patch.com

Boston, MA - Meet the new leaders from Brighton High School, Irving Middle School, Winship Elementary School, Mario Umana Academy and more.



Townie Sports  Charlestown Patriot Bridge

CHS names former star Hugh Coleman as hoop coach. Charlestown High School has hired one of the state's most successful high school basketball coaches, ...



How John Kelly’s Boston Neighborhood Led Him to Trump’s Side  POLITICO Magazine

In Brighton, the blunt-talking chief of staff learned discipline and an impatience for people who don't share his values.



Emotional families hear details of teen's stabbing death outside MBTA station  WCVB Boston

Ronaldo Cepeda, 16, of Dorchester, a student at Brighton High School, has been charged in the stabbing death of another teen on Thursday outside the ...



High school basketball: Stephen Wilson to coach Nauset girls  Cape Cod Times

Stephen Wilson has been named Nauset Regional High School's girls varsity basketball coach.Wilson, a former varsity head coach at Brighton High School and ...



Norwood High School Asst. Principal Leaving For Framingham Job  Norwood, MA Patch

NHS Vice Principal Leaving For Framingham Post - Norwood, MA - It's been a long process, but there's now new leadership at the Wilson Elementary School.



Jerrod Clark ready to roll  Boston Herald

Brighton tight end Jerrod Clark was busy preparing for the 2016 season opener against O'Bryant when his world was turned upside down. His older brother ...



Michigan Tech Hockey announces seven recruits  UpperMichigansSource.com

HOUGHTON, Mi. Michigan Tech head hockey coach Joe Shawhan announces seven incoming players for the 2019-20 season. The class consists of goaltender ...



Brighton teen dies in Halloween shootout  Boston Herald

A shootout at a Jamaica Plain housing project Halloween night left a Brighton High School teen dead, authorities said. “There were two groups arguing.



State targets struggling schools - News  Worcester Telegram

BOSTON – Massachusetts has had a reputation as an education hub. Yet after more than a decade of passing education reform to pour money into schools and ...



Hailey Hernandez, Lyle Yost Named NISCA National High School Diving Champions  SwimSwam

The National Interscholastic Swimming Coaches Association (NISCA) has announced 200 divers as high school All-Americans for the 2018-2019 season.



Army veteran, Boston administrator named Marlborough assistant principal  MetroWest Daily News

MARLBOROUGH – John Travers took an unconventional path to his new role as an assistant principal at Marlborough High School. Travers, a 1982 graduate of ...



Budgets shrink at 49 Boston public schools  BayStateBanner

Boston's struggling Brighton High School will lose about $1 million under the latest Boston Public Schools budget proposal, according to school department data ...



Teen Killed In JP Shooting Called A Mentor On And Off The Football Field  CBS Boston / WBZ

JAMAICA PLAIN (CBS) –A teenager who was shot and killed in Jamaica Plain was a volunteer in the community and understood the importance of being ...



BPS budget has modest gains, cuts to 15 schools  BayStateBanner

Boston Public Schools Superintendent Tommy Chang last week released a school year 2019 budget with a 4.4 percent increase in overall school funding.



Southie presses on  Boston Herald

South Boston fell a game short of the postseason tournament last season, but that's not going to be the case time this around. The Knights surpassed their ...



Boston's free Wi-Fi doesn't fill promised gaps  BU News Service

By Sabrina Schnur BU News *Service*. Wicked Free WiFi is available near the Emerald Necklace Trail in Jamaica Plain on November 12. The Google Maps ...



Lynn's new school superintendent embraces history as he eyes the future - Itemlive  Daily Item

Lynn Deputy Superintendent Dr. Patrick Tutwiler will take over his new role as superintendent on Aug. 1. (Spenser R. Hasak). LYNN — When Lynn Deputy ...



H.S. BOYS BASKETBALL: Whitman-Hanson bows out  Wicked Local

All 13 players on the Brighton High School roster scored as the Bengals overwhelmed Whitman-Hanson, 94-48, in Monday night's Division 2 state semifinal at ...



Developer will pursue ‘a new template’ for $200M Brighton housing project  Boston Business Journal

Boston-based real estate development firm Cabot, Cabot & Forbes plans to build 680 units of graduate student housing in Brighton, a project that will also ...



See which Mass. schools failed to report concussion data  The Boston Globe

Which schools did and didn't report concussion data This table, sorted alphabetically by town name, shows whether schools were required to report concussion ...



Billerica Shawsheen Valley Technical High School welcomes teachers  Wicked Local Billerica

As the school year begins at Shawsheen Valley Regional Technical High School, faculty and students will welcome 13 new teachers, including 10 teachers, two ...



Principal and Vice Principal Announced For Wilson Elementary School  framinghamsource.com

FRAMINGHAM – Framingham Superintendent of Schools Bob Tremblay today appointed Purnima Vadhera as Principal and Darlene Pugnali as the Vice ...



LOUIS VICTOR ONDRUSEK  GoErie.com

Louis V. Ondrusek New Brighton It is with great sadness that the family of Louis V. Ondrusek, 81, announce his unexpected passing on May 19, 2019. Born on ...



Northampton Varsity Baseball coach Mark Baldwin elected to Massachusetts Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Fame  MassLive.com

Northampton Baseball Coach Mark Baldwin was elected to the 2019 Massachusetts Baseball Coaches Association's Hall of Fame. (Photo courtesy of Mark ...



Lynn picks Tutwiler as new superintendent of schools - Itemlive  Daily Item

LYNN — Lynn Deputy Superintendent Dr. Patrick Tutwiler has been selected as the city's next superintendent. The Lynn School Committee voted, 7-0, to select ...



New Nauset girls coach Wilson embraces 'dream job'  Cape Cod Times

An easy way to minimize the transition between head coaches is to get someone who already knows the players who'll be on the team. Nauset is taking that ...



Rising Star Basketball School holds camp at Melrose High School  Wicked Local Melrose

The Rising Star Basketball School, under the direction of coach Kevin O'Brien, held a basketball camp from July 25 to 28 at Melrose High School. The program ...



80s flair overtakes region  The Recorder

Note: This is the fourth and final day of first-round games in our Recorder Greatest Teams Tournament. Sixty-four high school teams. All local. From throughout ...



3 Finalists Identified For Wilson Elementary Principal  framinghamsource.com

FRAMINGHAM – Three finalists have been identified as finalists for principal for Wilson Elementary School. The finalists are Shamus Brady, a program manager ...



Boston schools agree to change policies on suspensions  The Boston Globe

The changes are the result of a lawsuit that alleged students were involved in minor discipline incidents that the schools treated as urgent crises.



Boy, 16, charged in stabbing death at MBTA station  WCVB Boston

A 16-year-old Dorchester teen has been charged in the stabbing death of another teen on Thursday outside the Jackson Square MBTA station.



Obituaries 12-05-2018  Revere Journal

Louis Vazza. Owner of Vazza Funeral Homes. Louis R. Vazza of East Boston and Naples, Fla., passed away surrounded by his loving family on Thursday, Nov.



Verdict is mixed for states second effort to help turnaround schools  SouthCoastToday.com

BOSTON — Massachusetts has had a reputation as an education hub. Yet after more than a decade of passing education reform to pour money into schools and ...



Ranking 10,007 Boys By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10007 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.



Boston Public School officials, Committee debate school funding, cuts  BayStateBanner

While Boston Public School officials touted a $29 million increase in school funding for 2018, School Committee members last week had pointed questions ...



Ayanna Pressley conducts first Equality Agenda Forum  The Huntington News

Ayanna Pressley held her first Equality Agenda Forum Wednesday night, where she hoped to gain input from the community about her policy platform.



3 Finalists Named For Milford High Assistant Principal  Patch.com

3 Finalists Named For MHS Assistant Principal - Milford, MA - And then there were three. Meet the Milford High School finalists.



'Infinite Jest' 20 Years Later: David Foster Wallace's Boston  WBUR

David Foster Wallace's "Infinite Jest" is a novel known for its length and difficulty, its portraits of addiction and recovery and its many, many footnotes. It is also a ...



Woodrow Wilson Elementary School Principal Finalists Named  Patch.com

Woodrow Wilson Elementary School Principal - Framingham, MA - ICYMI: A screening committee named its finalists for the principal position at Woodrow ...



Lynn schools close in on superintendent choice - Itemlive  Daily Item

Lynn Superintendent Dr. Catherine C. Latham will step down at the end of the school year. (Owen O'Rourke). LYNN — The search for the city's next ...



Milford High announces finalists for assistant principal job  Milford Daily News

MILFORD - School officials have narrowed their search for a Milford High School assistant principal down to three finalists from a group of 47 applicants, ...



Brighton High School Graduate Announces Wellesley College's 2012 Commencement Speaker  ReadMedia

Kate Leonard of Brighton, NY, Senior Class President at Wellesley College in Wellesley, MA, had the honor of announcing Wellesley's 2012 commencement ...



Boston’s faces of excellence  The Boston Globe

Forty-two different paths, many that began in distant lands, have brought them together. Through hard work and caring families and teachers, they've conquered ...



Final Section V Scoreboard: Wednesday, May 2  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Got a great play from a Section V game on your phone? It could be our next Play of the Week! Upload your video from any Section V sport to ...



Dateless Guy Takes Himself To Prom In Half Suit-Half Dress Outfit  UNILAD

If you can't love yourself, how the hell are you gonna love somebody else, can I get an Amen? You know, I know it, and 16-year-old Wyatt Cheatle knows it too.



Lowell's Foster comes up short in teacher of the year award  Lowell Sun

A Sun Staff Report BOSTON -- A Lowell finalist for the state's Teacher of the Year Award came up just short of getting the prestigious honor.



Sports: Belmont Boys' Hoops Exit Playoffs Early by Youthful Brighton Squad  The Belmontonian

Belmont High Boys' Basketball Head Coach Adam Pritchard looked like the world had just settled on his shoulders after his Marauders was knocked out of the ...



The Top 50 Underclassman Boys In Every Event  MileSplit

Check out the top 50 underclassman male athletes in every indoor event.



The Neighbors | Magazine  Harvard Crimson

The tuba player is the first to arrive at the intersection of Cambridge Street and the River Street Bridge. He is here to boost morale for the rally-goers, a welcome ...



Massachusetts spends less per poor student than we do and gets better results  The CT Mirror

For years Massachusetts has been doing a better job of educating students from poor homes than Connecticut – and spending less per student to do it.



Outfitting champions  BayStateBanner

Peter Edouard is an entrepreneur, but he also is an artist at heart and with his Mattapan-based startup Mathmatik Athletics, he is putting his creativity to work in ...



2015 Sterling Scholar candidates: Wasatch Front Region, Central Area  Deseret News

"The Sterling Scholar Awards publicly recognizes and encourages the pursuit of excellence in scholarship, leadership and citizenship of high school seniors in ...



Boy, 15, charged as adult in South End killing  Boston Globe

A 15-year-old Brighton High School freshman was charged Thursday with murder in the killing of a man in the South End, after he was identified as the person ...



Meet the new Norwood High assistant principal Purnima Vadhera  Wicked Local Norwood

Norwood High School's new assistant principal is well-traveled.As an advocate for visiting another country through foreign exchange programs, Purnima ...



William F. Butler III, 70 - Obituaries  Cape Cod Times

HYANNIS PORT – William F. Butler III, 70, assistant superintendent and legal counsel, and former interim superintendent of Barnstable Public Schools, died ...



Army National Combine participants  247Sports.com

Here is a look at the list of prospects expected to participate in the 2016 U.S. Army National Combine in San Antonio on Friday, Jan. 8.



MHS Football Not Happy With Game Location | Mashpee Sports  CapeNews.net

Late on Saturday morning, November 18, the Mashpee High School football team will board a bus and head over the bridge to play its biggest game of the 2017 ...



Marijuana Intoxication Blamed In More Deaths, Injuries  CBS Local

DENVER (CBS4) – Another death in Colorado has been listed as having “marijuana intoxication” as a factor, according to a CBS4 investigation, and several ...



CommonWealth Magazine  CommonWealth magazine

THE HEAD OF THE CHARLES Regatta is a major draw for Massachusetts. Attracting more than 11,000 athletes and tens of thousands of spectators from all over ...



Retired Boston Police officer, Reporter writer Paul Johnston dead at 69  Dorchester Reporter

One of the most popular and admired Reporter columnists— Boston Police Officer (Retired) Paul Johnston— died Saturday at age 69 after suffering a heart ...



'Gang' label poorly understood, brings serious consequences for Hub teens  BayStateBanner

Alex Ponte-Capellan, now 24, was a student at Brighton High School when a police officer informed him he was on their “gang list.” He had never been in a ...



UGA selects 17 incoming students as Foundation Fellows  UGA Today

Athens, Ga. – The University of Georgia has awarded 17 Foundation Fellowships to high-performing undergraduate students joining the Class of 2020.



Zion’s Fox, trio of Summertown girls named All-State TSCA State All-Star game set at Columbia State  Columbia Daily Herald

The Tennessee Softball Coaches Association has released their all-star lists and have recognized a handful of local athletes for their accomplishments.



America's Top High Schools 2015  Newsweek

The Newsweek High School Rankings assess schools based on a broad range of data to determine which institutions do the best job of preparing students for ...



America's Top Schools 2014  Newsweek

Newsweek's 2014 Rankings highlights schools that do the absolute best job of preparing students for college. This year, our methodology is more stringent than ...



Athens student, Googe, among winners of top UGA scholarships  Online Athens

An Athens resident and 13 other Georgia students are among this year's 25 named recipients of the University of Georgia Foundation's most prestigious and ...



Boston Teachers Union election results in question  Boston Herald

A dissident bloc of newer teachers is demanding answers from the Boston Teachers Union leadership after several members complained they didn't receive ...



Greg Walton: An inspirational story of success  MIT News

Greg Walton transformed a tough start into a successful career as an IT *service* provider at MIT and leadership roles with community programs including Year Up ...



Roger Daltrey's CMAC show to benefit crisis nursery, RIT photojournalism scholarship  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Roger Daltrey's "Tommy" performance will help benefit a crisis nursery and an RIT photojournalism scholarship.



'Enough is enough': One month after Parkland shooting, students are walking out  USA TODAY

"We want change!" chanted students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School as they walked out of their classes Wednesday, as did thousands of students ...



Alvin Clark, BU football star, WWII pilot, entrepreneur  Boston Globe

Alvin J. Clark pounded the Japanese Army on Iwo Jima as a US Marine Corps fighter pilot during World War II and rode horses until his family ordered him out of ...



Who Won The Nation This Week? Hunter Woodhall Blazes US #4 400 Around Olympic Oval  MileSplit

This *content* requires a MileSplit Pro plan. Join Now and select any plan for instant access! MileSplit Pro Join Now Already a Pro member? LOG IN. Check out ...



Invisible in any language: Mass. Latinos face intense inequality  The Boston Globe

The income and home-ownership divide between Latino and white residents is worse here than in any other state.



Teen sentenced to life in prison for South End murder  The Boston Globe

Raymond Concepcion was 15 years old when he fired four shots into Nicholas Martinez's car while he was stopped in traffic.



America's Top High Schools 2016  Newsweek Europe

The Newsweek High School Rankings assess schools based on a broad range of data to determine which institutions do the best job of preparing students for ...



Nick Albertson, 85, died after celebrating Christmas with family  New Canaan Advertiser

Nicholas Myers Albertson was born March 23, 1930, in Rochester, NY, to Nicholas A. and Kathryn Albertson, their only child. After graduating from Brighton High ...



East Boston Boys' Basketball Coach Shawn Brown  ESPNBoston.com High Schools



Obituaries 07-12-2017  Revere Journal

Robert J. Haas, Jr. Four-term Mayor of Revere. Robert J. Haas, Jr. of Revere died most unexpectedly while vacationing at Block Island, R.I. on Sunday July 2.



29 years later, a DNA sample leads to arrest in Roxbury killing  The Boston Globe

Bessie Kay's granddaughter was missing. Dora Jean Brimage, 19, hadn't come home from a party the night before and now Kay was in her Ruggles Street ...



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