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Schools

1. School Committee Meeting Draws Crowd

by Yvette Cain 8/24/19

Thursday night’s School Committee meeting drew an audience of about 50 residents for its first meeting since June.

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2. Back-to-School Elementary School Lunch Menu

by Press Release 8/23/19

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3. Town Seeks to Improve Walkability and Expand Walking School Bus Program

by Matt Ristaino 8/23/19

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4. Holliston Community Calendar - August 2019

by Chris Cain 8/19/19

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5. Holliston’s Long and Glorious Baseball History: A 4-Part Series; Part IV

by Joanne Hulbert 8/16/19

Holliston High School baseball team, circa 1890 Part IV: Our 19th Century Baseball Roots

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6. Holliston Community Calendar - August 2019

by Chris Cain 8/12/19

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7. Help Wanted for PTO Welcome Back Breakfast

by Stacey Raffi 8/12/19

Holliston PTO's Annual Back-to-School Breakfast for Holliston teachers, staff, and administration (district-wide) will take place on Monday, August 26th! We like to provide them with coffee, tea, juice, and some light breakfast items to help get them charged up!

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8. School Year 2019-2020 Media Release for Free and Reduced-Price Meals

by Press Release 8/8/19

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9. Mission trip to Haiti - July 7 to 11, 2019

by Ken Henderson 8/7/19

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10. Holliston Community Calendar - August 2019

by Chris Cain 8/5/19

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11. Youth and Family Services Newsletter - August 2019

by Press Release 8/3/19

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12. Notice of Destruction of Student Records

by Press Release 8/2/19

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13. Holliston Community Calendar - July / August 2019

by Chris Cain 7/29/19

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14. Free Fun Fridays: August 2nd Activities

by Yvette Cain 7/29/19

MA Cultural Attractions for Your Summer Enrichment What a variety of institutions for this week’s Free Fun Fridays, courtesy of the Highland Street Foundation. Will it be the Shark Center in Chatham, a Tanglewood visit, or the Volleyball Hall of Fame? Or another of the 10 weekly offerings? Select a favorite, or try some place you’ve never been.

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15. We've Got Your Backpack In Full Swing

by The Publishers 7/28/19

There's one place in town that is always open. Chief Stone and his officers have partnered with "We've Got Your Backpack" to be the 24/7 collection point for back-to-school item donations.

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16. Free Fun Fridays: July 26th Activities

by Yvette Cain 7/22/19

Do you know you can see a free play this week at the Commonwealth Shakespeare Company? Or become a “Senator-in-Training” at the Edward M. Kennedy Institute! Who wouldn’t want to make giant bubbles at the Fitchburg Art Museum? Check out this week’s offerings for Free Fun Fridays, courtesy of the Highland Street Foundation. Select a favorite, or try some place you’ve never been. Go alone, or grab a friend or two.

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17. Local Resident Ponders Use of Farm for Outdoor Classes

by Bobby Blair 7/21/19

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18. Civics Sunday: Board and Committee Interviews; School Committee Part 2

by Yvette Cain 6/23/19

According to our recent survey, readers voiced interest in a more personal look at our town government boards and committees. Following the creation of a set of questions, we are interviewing a member of elected committees and boards and sharing their answers with you.

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19. Holliston Community Calendar - June 2019

by Chris Cain 6/17/19

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20. Holliston’s Middle School Musical Sweeps Top Categories at METG Awards

by Press Release 6/16/19

Broadway in Boston Presents: Musical Awards 2019 “The Addams Family” Takes Home Four Trophies Including Best Overall Production at the 2019 MET Musical Awards.

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Articles with Most Comments on HR

One Year Ago: New Gun Shop in Town

by Bobby Blair

When HollistonReporter.com published this article about the new business in town, we were not prepared for the ensuing controversy. Have you run out of ideas for that perfect gift for Christmas? We logged well over 100 comments, both for and against, about a gun shop in Holliston.

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Pedestrian Struck

by Bobby Blair

December 24, 2015: HPD Media Release added.

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Break in at Holliston Firearms

by Paul Saulnier

Saturday, January 26, 2013. At approximately 7:30 AM, police responded to a call to 838 Washington Street about a break into Holliston Firearms.

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Open Letter to Dr. Jackson

by Jack Harper

Dear Dr. Jackson, We have three children at Placentino Elementary. Everyone I know says great things about the administration and the teachers at our extraordinary school. They have created a loving learning environment which make our children and other students anxious to be there every single day.

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Holliston Then and Now

by Bill Tobin

This article has been published in 2009 and 2013, and received many comments that are republished. Newcomers and old timers too appreciate our town then and now. Holliston has changed over recent years. Do you remember ... ... Izzy and Al's Restaurant? The Colonial Pharmacy? Walter's Dairy? The Mighty Midget? The Historical Society's old home? Joe's Barber Shop? Knowlton's Market ? The Edison Shop? Russell's Market? Aubuchon's? just to name a few.

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Town Hall Like You've Never Seen It

by Bobby Blair

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One Down, One To Go

by Paul Saulnier

After successfully crushing Bullard Memorial Farm's efforts to establish a solar farm in their neighborhood, Bullard Street residents have set their sights on ending shooting at the Holliston Sportsmen's Association.

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Pedestrian Struck in Crosswalk

by Bobby Blair

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Marijuana Farm: an opportunity or liability?

by Mary Greendale

Last week, local resident and businessman Fran Colantonio approached Selectmen with a proposal to construct an indoor, fully secure 50,000 square foot marijuana farm on 200 acres in Hopping Brook Industrial Park.

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Mother and Daughter Struck in Crosswalk

by Bobby Blair

Two people were struck by a vehicle in the crosswalk downtown Saturday afternoon

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