Author Archives: Deborah Brown

Congratulations to Wellesley’s 2015 Scholastic Art Awards winners

Congratulations to Wellesley High School student Ari Cohen and Wellesley Middle School students Kaleigh Donnelly and Carly Jones for winning Silver Medals at the National Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. Ari and Carly received their medals in the Metals and Jewelry category, and Kaleigh received her medal in photography. Only 360 students received a gold or […]

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Wellesley High School #8 on the say-so of Niche Rankings

The 2015 Niche rankings are in, and the status-conscious website says that Wellesley High School is #8 among Massachusetts public high schools. Nearby Dover-Sherborn Regional High came in at #1, and Weston High School was just above Wellesley at #7. The rating site relies heavily on survey results from 280,000 students and parents who weigh […]

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Big changes afoot at the Wellesley College greenhouses, but don’t hold your breath

Since this wretched winter insists on hanging on, abusing us with record-breaking snowfall and damning us with ice dams and arctic blasts right into the end of March, I’m starting to get a bit antsy for greenery and flowers and temperatures above freezing. This month came in like a lion and it looks like it […]

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Wellesley’s week in pictures


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Wellesley Easter events round-up

Hills Church Annual Easter Egg Hunt Hop on Over for an Easter Egg Hunt! Saturday, March 28th 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. (Last Egg Hunt goes off at 10:30 a.m.!) Join Us For : Light Breakfast and Barn Babies (Petting Zoo) Easter Egg Hunt, Crafts, an appearance by the Easter Bunny, and Prizes!!!!!! Please respond […]

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Wellesley Transportation Department presents 2015-2016 school bus info

The Wellesley Transportation Department has sent out an informational letter that explains how to register public and in-town private school students for school bus service for the 2015 – 2016 school year. Here’s the deal: if you live two or more miles from the school and your public school child is in kindergarten – 6th grade, there […]

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