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Wellesley schools thank Wellesley Hills Junior Women’s Club for grants

We’ve been sent a couple of Thank You notes to pass along to the Wellesley Hills Junior Women’s Club related to grants awarded to programs within the Wellesley Public School system. Here they are: Dear Wellesley Hills Junior Women’s Club, On behalf of the Wellesley Public Schools Central Council, we thank you for awarding us a […]

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Wellesley birding walk report

Wellesley’s Michael Tobin sent along this report of the early morning birding walk held in Wellesley on June 17: About 16 enthusiastic guests joined Elissa Landre for an early morning bird viewing and walk of some of the Morses Pond and North 40 trails.  Ages ranged from 14 months and up.   Some of the […]

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Multi-talented Wellesley resident earns local theatre award

The Wellesley Players Star Award was presented this month to Robert Pascucci of Wellesley at the Players’ annual meeting. The award is given each year to a member whose long-term contributions go above and beyond expectations. Pascucci — sound designer, performer extraordinaire and doctor in residence —  has been a staple in Wellesley Players for […]

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Let the games begin: new Wellesley Field Fund website is up and running

A new initiative to help raise money for the rehabilitation of the track and field at Wellesley High School is now underway. The effort is part of a public-private partnership with the Town of Wellesley to fund a project to widen the existing field, install synthetic turf in order to expand the utilization capacity of […]

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Wellesley woman wins family business award

Wellesley’s Siobhan Derrickson has been named a 2015 Outstanding Woman of Family Business Awar winner by The Warren Group and Massachusetts Family Business magazine. Siobhan is the President of The PostureWorks LLC and its subsidiary, MedicaWorks, two family-owned medical equipment companies serving leading healthcare operators across the nation. This annual award honors the achievements, commitment and dedication of female family business professionals who demonstrate outstanding leadership […]

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Wellesley car dealership establishes $5K scholarship award

The Wellesley Scholarship Foundation (WSF) has accepted a newly-established community scholarship award of $5,000 from family-owned Wellesley Toyota-Scion. The dealership was purchased in 1989 by Nai Nan Ko, Sr., who ran it with its wife, Julia Ko, before turning over management to son and daughter Nai Nan Ko, Jr., and Jessica Ko Beck. Nai Ko, Sr., and his wife were born in […]

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Perdoni Family Trust event to be held at Potpourri Designs

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Early birds to catch the birds at Wellesley walk

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