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Stories related to Southborough Public Schools, Algonquin Regional High School, and Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School.

Help dedicate (parts of) Algonquin to those “who have made extraordinary contributions”

January 28, 2015 02:20:49 PM
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The Board of Selectmen need three residents to volunteer for the Naming Subcommittee for ARHS.

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More on Southborough’s preliminary budgets – Town and K-8

January 22, 2015 04:30:16 PM
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On Tuesday night, the Board of Selectmen got another update on the FY16 budgets. It was a more positive outlook than they were given in December.

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SWL: Preliminary Algonquin budget calls for more than $1 million increase

January 22, 2015 11:20:53 AM
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On Wednesday night, the Regional School Committee discussed next year’s budget for Algonquin Regional High School. Southborough Wicked Local covered the meeting.

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Algonquin implements mid-term exam policy (Updated)

January 20, 2015 11:17:49 AM
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A change this year to Algonquin Regional High School’s midterm policies was covered by the school’s newspaper.

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Harbinger: Drugs “largely absent” from Algonquin campus

January 16, 2015 02:20:43 PM
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Today, the Harbinger posted news on a drug sweep at Algonquin Regional High School.

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NWL: School district asks judge to dismiss lawsuit

January 14, 2015 09:19:06 AM
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Northborough Wicked Local reports that an attorney has asked a judge to throw out a suit filed against our school district by a former Northborough teacher.

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Registration reminders for preschool and Kindergarten next year

January 12, 2015 09:30:07 AM
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For parents of present or future preschoolers and Kindergarteners, two important registration/screening events are coming up.

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Burst pipe at Algonquin yesterday

January 9, 2015 01:00:25 PM
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The extreme cold caused a sprinkler pipe to burst at Algonquin Regional High School yesterday. The incident set off fire alarms, forcing students to evacuate into the bitter cold.

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SWL: Hazing at Fay School leads to disciplinary hearings and police investigation

January 7, 2015 11:20:53 AM

Southborough Wicked Local is reporting that a hazing incident in November among Fay School boys has led to disciplinary action by the school.

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Southborough students in 2-bus crash; no injuries

January 7, 2015 09:52:19 AM
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Yesterday afternoon, two Southborough-bound buses from Algonquin Regional High School collided.

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2014 in review: story countdown

December 31, 2014 04:05:14 PM

I looked at both number of hits and comments to determine the top stories of 2014.

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A mishmosh of town news: No Special Town Meeting, teacher suing district, Town Clerk interview

December 23, 2014 11:30:36 AM

Normally, I try to organize news roundups by topic. But today, it’s just a hodgepodge of stories that popped up I want to share before I sign off to enjoy Christmas.

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Budget news: Town rebuilding budgets in hopes of avoiding tax hike and district fighting state cut (Updated)

December 18, 2014 10:35:17 AM

Southborough Wicked Local reported on two stories that effect Southborough tax payers this week.

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Ethics of giving to teachers

December 17, 2014 02:20:33 PM
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uperintendent Christine Johnson issued a statement last week about the ethics regulations surrounding gifts to public school teachers.

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