Questions Arise As Haverhill Officials Vote To Boost Own Expense AccountsSome residents in Haverhill are raising concerns after elected officials voted to up their expense accounts.
Panel Recommends Home-Based School Assignment Plan In BostonThe home-based assignment plan was approved on the first ballot. It would do away with the zone system that has assigned many to schools far from their neighborhoods.
Lawrence School Committee Member's Car TorchedArson investigators are trying to figure out who set fire to a first-term Lawrence School Committee member’s car earlier in the week.
Westboro School Committee Approves New Drug Testing Policy The Westboro School Committee has approved a new policy that would have students submit to a saliva test if they are suspected of being drunk or high on drugs.
Santa Visit Nearly Nixed Over 'Holiday' ConcernsSanta Claus arrived in Saugus on Tuesday riding a fire truck and handing out coloring books to school kids. Because of concerns over religious holidays, the trip nearly didn’t happen.
Call For Civility At Boston School Committee HearingsWith all the budget cuts and recent school closings, anger has been bubbling to the surface.
N.H. Parents Object To 'Offensive' BookA New Hampshire family says its school system is making students read an offensive book.
Chelmsford Teacher Contract Talks Get HeatedContract talks between the teachers union and the School Committee are getting a little heated.