Tobey Hospital Guild Scholarships


The Tobey Hospital Guild recently announced $3,000 in scholarship awards for individuals who are pursuing a career in healthcare. The Guild presented three $1,000 scholarship awards to area high school seniors during its annual Scholarship Luncheon held May 28 at Bay Pointe Country Club in Buzzards Bay. The awards were presented by Josephine Praino, Scholarship […] Read more »

Academic Achievements


The spring semester Dean’s List at Bryant University includes the following area residents: – Stephanie M. Barrett, a senior in Finance from Marion – Christopher C. Carando, a sophomore in Finance from Mattapoisett – Bradley J. Ellis, a senior in Marketing from Mattapoisett – Austin R Gibbs, a freshman in Accounting from Marion In honor […] Read more »

ORRJHS Students of the Month


Kevin T. Brogioli, Principal of Old Rochester Regional Junior High School, announces the following Students of the Month for May, 2015: Green Team: Megan Guaraldo and Noah Cunningham Orange Team: Claire Noble-Shriver and Samuel Gordon Blue Team: Alexa McLeod and Eric Tippins Red Team: Katherine Kirby and Benjamin Ritchie Special Areas: Robert Pina and Maya […] Read more »

Academic Achievements


Emily Roseman, resident of Rochester, graduated from Bates College on May 31 with a bachelor’s degree in politics, magna cum laude. The largest graduating class in WPI’s history – 1,680 students – received their degrees beneath a large, billowing tent that shielded graduates and well-wishers from the sun that occasionally peeked from behind generally cloudy […] Read more »

ORRHS Revises Handbook Addressing E-Cigs


In order to adapt to changes in technology and behavior among young adults, the Old Rochester Regional High School Student Handbook is always changing. A new rule added earlier this year is cracking down on the use of electronic cigarettes, which come in many shapes and forms, making them a hard item to regulate. Although […] Read more »

19 Inducted into Cum Laude Society at Tabor


At Tabor Academy’s graduation on Tuesday, May 26, nineteen seniors who have earned top academic honors were inducted into Tabor’s Cum Laude Society. The Society was initiated in 1906 to highlight superior academic performance, with chapters granted only to high schools with academic programs that met the Society’s stringent standards. Tabor was granted a chapter […] Read more »

Academic Achievements


The following local residents were among more than 800 students from Providence College who received undergraduate degrees during the College’s Ninety-Seventh Commencement Exercises held on Sunday, May 17. – Shanice DaSilva, a resident of Marion, received a bachelor’s degree – Haley Frade, a resident of Marion, received a bachelor’s degree Cum Laude – Meghan Kelly, […] Read more »

UCCRT Graduates


The following students will graduate from the Upper Cape Cod Regional Technical School on June 7: – Kyle Boyle of Marion, Plumbing & Heating – Jessica Tripp of Marion, Auto Collision Repair – Megan Youlden of Marion, Culinary Arts Read more »

Tabor Graduates Class of 2015


The Tabor Academy community came together at the campus waterfront on May 26 to celebrate the graduation of the Class of 2015. Local graduate Logan Russell of Marion opened the ceremony with the National Anthem and 1971 graduate Carmine Martignetti addressed the guests as the chair of the Board of Trustees. Co-Heads of School Ned […] Read more »

Hard Work, Preparation Make Junior Semi Memorable


When looking through this year’s Old Rochester Regional High School yearbook, pay close attention to the ‘Favorite Memories’ section of each senior’s special write-up. An event commonly mentioned by the Class of 2015 as the most memorable is the Junior Semi-Formal, which this year occurred on Friday, May 15. One of the most important events […] Read more »