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Acton police awarded traffic safety grant  Wicked Local Boxborough

In order to address community concern over rising traffic incidents in town, the Acton Police Department applied for and received an $8000 grant from the ...



Kelleys Corner project in Acton could begin in 2021  Wicked Local

A recent Massachusetts Department of Transportation hearing regarding the Kelley's Corner Infrastructure Project drew over 100 people, according to Acton ...



After suicides in Acton and Boxborough, a communion of sorrow  The Boston Globe

The unthinkable has been an all-too-common companion in two small neighboring towns, where six young people took their lives in the short span of 30 months.



Longtime Acton-Boxborough swimming coach Jeff Johnson dies at 73  The Boston Globe

Longtime Acton-Boxborough boys' and girls' swimming coach Jeff Johnson died suddenly Friday afternoon at the age of 74, A-B athletic director Steve Martin ...



Acton/Boxboroughs most read stories of 2018  Wicked Local

A donated kidney, a tragic death, a serious accident, and a student walkout. These are some of the topics of the most well-read stories in The Beacon and ...



Acton-Boxborough gymnasts win quad  Wicked Local

The Acton-Boxborough gymnastics team took first place with a cumulative score of 129.9 in a quad meet against Groton-Dunstable, Hudson, and ...



Upcoming community events at Endicott College  Wicked Local

Intercollegiate Jazz FestWHEN Thursday, March 7, 6 p.m.WHERE Rose Performance Hall, Manninen Center for the Arts, 376 Hale St., Beverly.COST $10 for ...



Acton-Boxborough teachers share a unique bond: a donated kidney  Wicked Local

Several years ago, Acton-Boxborough Regional High School chemistry teacher Michael Romano found out that he had polycystic kidney disease, which ...



Boys basketball: Veteran college coach takes over at Acton-Boxborough  Wicked Local

After coaching college basketball for 14 years, Sercan Fenerci is looking forward to sharing his knowledge at the high school level.“I can teach,” said Fenerci ...



AB Band celebrates 60th anniversary  Wicked Local

It all started about a year-and-a-half ago with some curious parents who were interested in the history of the Acton-Boxborough Regional High School marching ...



Acton-Boxborough students serve up coffee and laughs  Wicked Local

"What does a nut say when it has a cold?" asks Isabelle Kingsley, 19, a student at Acton-Boxborough Regional High School. A visitor says he doesn't know.



Acton-Boxborough boys swim and dive team mourns loss of legendary coach Jeff Johnson at D1 state meet  Wicked Local

The Division 1 state meet is usually a time of eagerness and excitement for local area swimmers. For the Acton-Boxborough boys swim and dive time, however, ...



Acton, Boxborough, and Stow are "welcoming and faithful" - News - The Beacon - Acton, MA  Wicked Local

Before his ordination in 2014, Father Jeffrey Archer spent 21 years in the corporate world."It was a fantastic career, " said Archer. “And then one day, I did a ...



Acton-Boxborough skiers place high in league meet  Wicked Local

The Acton-Boxborough girls Alpine ski team earned top honors once again in a Mass Bay West Alpha Division race at Nashoba Valley Ski Area on Tuesday, Jan ...



Passages: Long-Time Acton-Boxborough, Patriot Swim Club Coach Jeff Johnson Passes Away  Swimming World Magazine

USA Swimming and high school coach Jeff Johnson passed away unexpectedly on February 15, just a day before the Massachusetts High School State Meet ...



Acton-Boxborough girls hockey faces stern tests  Wicked Local

The Acton-Boxborough girls hockey team has 12 players on its roster who are in the seventh, eighth or ninth grades.That means the Colonials have a lot to learn ...



Acton, Boxborough education achievers  Wicked Local

Jacquelyn Ryan, of Acton, and a nember of the class of 2021,was named to the dean's list at Providence College for the spring 2018 semester for achieving a ...



Kilpatrick steps down as Acton-Boxborough boys hoop coach  Wicked Local

Rick Kilpatrick has spent every winter of his adult life in Acton-Boxborough's Regan Gymnasium.This winter, he will get a chance to see what life is like away ...



Football: Acton-Boxborough wins a wild one  Wicked Local

Colonials defeat L-S 37-35 on the final play of the game after Warriors come back from a 28-0 deficit to take the lead. In one minute and 12 seconds, the ...



Acton-Boxborough boys basketball defeats Lincoln-Sudbury  Wicked Local

The Acton-Boxborough boys basketball team is just one game past the halfway point of the season.It's not the same team that it was in the season opener.



Acton, Boxborough students learn culinary tricks of the trade  Wicked Local

On a Friday afternoon at RJ Grey Junior High, a dozen or so students scramble around the school's cafeteria. They work in teams of four, rolling out dough and ...



Acton fencer medals in England  Wicked Local

When Alicia Hao arrived in Manchester, England last month for the Manchester Cadet International Fencing Tournament, she didn't quite know what to expect.



Acton-Boxborough grads urged to Just get going  Wicked Local

Gray skies and the possibility of thundershowers did not dampen the spirits of this years Acton-Boxborough Regional High School graduates as they gathered ...



Proscenium Circus to open musical Oct. 26 - News - The Beacon - Acton, MA  Wicked Local

Proscenium Circus' “The Hunchback of Notre Dame: The Musical” will open Oct. 26 at Acton-Boxborough Regional High School, 36 Charter Road, Acton.



Acton-Boxborough girls soccer defeats L-S  Wicked Local

The Acton Boxborough girls soccer team hosted Division 1 rival Lincoln Sudbury on Friday Sept. 14, winning, 2-0.The Colonials' first scoring opportunity came ...



2019 MIAA All-State Championships Preview  MileSplit

The finale of the MIAA in-state competition comes with this weekend's MIAA All-State Championships at the Reggie Lewis Center. The top six (6) finishers in ...



Acton-Boxborough boys hoop defeats Westford  Wicked Local

The Acton Boxborough boys basketball team came out with great energy on Friday, Dec. 14 as it visited the Grey Ghosts of Westford AcademyThe Colonials left ...



Update: 14 year-old recovering after accident - News - The Beacon - Acton, MA  Wicked Local

A 14 year-old male who was transported to Mass General Hospital via Med Flight after he was struck by a car at approximately 4:30 p.m., Wednesday afternoon, ...



Track: Yang, Sullivan double winners for Acton-Boxborough  Wicked Local

Acton-Boxborough's Adam Yang placed first in two events in the Colonials boys track team's final dual meet against Lincoln-Sudbury on Wednesday, Jan.



Football: Acton-Boxborough defeats Barnstable - Sports - The Beacon - Acton, MA  Wicked Local

Moments after the Acton-Boxborough football team defeated Barnstable on Saturday, Sept. 22 at Leary Field, Colonials coach Tim Bassett concisely summed up ...



Acton-Boxborough boys basketball holds off Newton South  Wicked Local

It's been almost a month since the Acton-Boxborough boys basketball team played its first game with new head coach Sercan Fenerci.While the Colonials had a ...



Authorities investigate anti-Semitic graffiti  Wicked Local

Police and school officials are working together to investigate an incident of anti-Semitic graffiti found on the grounds of the Acton-Boxborough Regional High ...



Johnson leaves a legacy of winning, caring  Wicked Local

As someone who won eight individual state titles during his swimming career at Acton-Boxborough Regional High School, Corben Miles was about as ...



Acton-Boxborough field hockey bows to Andover  Wicked Local

The Acton-Boxborough and Andover High field hockey teams have won three state championships each since 2010 and before they could win those titles, ...



Cross country: Acton-Boxborough boys place 2nd in DCL meet  Wicked Local

On Tuesday Oct. 23, the Acton-Boxborough cross-country teams ran against the 10 other Dual County League teams at the DCL championship meet, held on ...



Div. 1 North football: St. John's Prep ends Acton-Boxborough's playoff run  Wicked Local

Matt Crowley threw for 289 yards and five touchdowns as St. John's Prep. defeated the Acton-Boxborough football team, 55-28 in Danvers on Friday, Nov 2 in an ...



A win, a loss and a tie for A-B girls soccer  Wicked Local Acton

The Acton Boxborough girls' varsity soccer team attended the Concord Kicks for Cancer event on Saturday Sept. 29, which featured the annual matchup with ...



Yang has a banner day for A-B track at Div. 1 finals  Wicked Local

The Acton-Boxborough High School boys and girls track and field squads competed in the Div. 1 state finals on Thursday at the Reggie Lewis Center.The boys ...



Acton-Boxborough graduate Jack Maddox a part of Clemsons title run  Wicked Local

As someone who grew up in Acton, Jack Maddox had seen plenty of parades honoring championship teams like the New England Patriots, Boston Red Sox, ...



Acton school construction site to be chosen in December  Wicked Local

The School Building Committee will be asking the public to weigh in on the district's elementary school building project, holding forums Tuesday, Nov. 27 and ...



Lexington High boys tennis tops Acton-Boxborough for Div. 1 North crown  Wicked Local

The Lexington High boys tennis team has captured the Div. 1 North championship once again.On Thursday at Newton South High School, the Minutemen ...



Acton-Boxborough High School, Acton police investigating racial incident at high school  Wicked Local Acton

The Acton-Boxborough School District and the Acton Police Department are conducting an investigation into a racial incident, which happened earlier this week.



Acton-Boxborough girls tennis wins state title  Wicked Local

Experience, youth, depth, the Acton-Boxborough girls tennis team had it all this spring.Now it has something else, the MIAA Division 1 state championship.



Recreational marijuana to be front and center at special town meeting  Wicked Local

Recreational marijuana issues will be front and center at the upcoming special Town Meeting on Monday, Dec. 3. at 7 p.m. at Acton-Boxborough Regional High ...



Acton-Boxborough boys basketball cruises to another win  Wicked Local

The Acton-Boxborough boys basketball team defeated Concord-Carlisle 52-29 on Tuesday, Jan. 29, at the Regan Gymnasium.Opening up a 20-7 lead by the ...



Acton-Boxborough wins state relays  Wicked Local

The Acton-Boxborough boys indoor track team placed first at the MSTCA state Division 1 relays on Saturday, Jan. 12 at the Reggie Lewis Center in Boston.



Acton-Boxborough boys soccers tourney run ends on penalty kicks  Wicked Local

It was another night in the Dual County League Large School Division.The Lincoln-Sudbury and Acton-Boxborough boys soccer teams met for the third time this ...



Acton-Boxborough swimmers split 1st 2 meets  Wicked Local

The Acton-Boxborough girls swimming and diving team split the season's first two dual meets against Reading Memorial and Belmont High School. On Sept.



Baseball: Acton-Boxborough Bay State As meet Chinese team  Wicked Local

Baseball made it all possible.The sport gave the Power Baseball Angels, an under-11 team from Beijing, China, a chance to visit the United States.On Monday ...



Acton-Boxborough Science Team heading to national competition  Wicked Local

The following article was submitted by Allen and Chris WangOn March 17, 51 teams from high schools across the state of Massachusetts competed at the ...



UPDATE:Ashland man arrested in connection with Acton shooting  Wicked Local Boxborough

An Ashland resident has been arrested in connection with a non-fatal shooting incident Wednesday evening in Acton, according to police.According to Acton ...



Westford/Acton-Boxborough Pop Warner report  Wicked Local

WAB Knights A Team 38, Lawrence 13The Knights played their first-round playoff game against a tough Lawrence team, but captains Drew Wilson, Ryan ...



Boys lacrosse: Acton-Boxborough wins North title  Wicked Local

With a 9-4 win against Andover, the Acton-Boxborough boys lacrosse team won the Division 1 North title and will play in the state finals.



Westford girls basketball holds off Acton-Boxborough - Sports - The Beacon - Acton, MA  Wicked Local

The Acton-Boxborough girls basketball team made Westford Academy uncomfortable for much of their game on Thursday, Dec. 13, but ultimately the Grey ...



Acton-Boxborough Regional High School: Finals Schedule, Last Day of School  Patch.com

Acton, MA - Here are some important dates on the Acton-Boxborough High School calendar as the school year comes to a close.



Acton-Boxborough runners medal at Coaches meet  Wicked Local

On Sunday Nov. 4, the Acton-Boxborough cross-country teams competed against teams from across Massachusetts in the MSTCA Coaches' Invitational at the ...



Boxborough resident files four additional complaints against Acton boards  Wicked Local

Boxborough resident Steve Ballard has filed four additional Open Meeting Law complaints, two of which are directed at the Acton Board of Selectmen, and one ...



Div. 1 North football: Acton-Boxborough advances with big 2nd half  Wicked Local

For most of this season, the Acton-Boxborough football team has played with a lead.In its MIAA Division 1 North quarterfinal, the Colonials found themselves in a ...



Mariners draft Acton-Boxborough grad Noah Zavolas  Wicked Local

Last month, Noah Zavolas received a bachelor's degree in psychology from Harvard University.While that degree can open an almost unlimited number of doors ...



A-B boys track wins opener  Wicked Local

The Acton-Boxborough boys track team came out strong in its first Dual County League meet against Cambridge Rindge & Latin finishing first in 10 out of the 13 ...



Mariners trade Acton-Boxborough graduate Noah Zavolas to the Brewers  Wicked Local

The Seattle Mariners traded Acton-Boxborough graduate Noah Zavolas to the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday, Dec. 21.The Mariners sent Zavolas, a right-handed ...



Mathletes meet at Acton-Boxborough Math Competition  Wicked Local

Over 800 students, from grades five to eight, competed on April 28 during the second annual Acton-Boxborough Math Competition. Three years ago, ABMC was ...



Police investigating alleged hate incident at Gates School  Wicked Local

Acton Police are investigating an alleged hate incident at the Gates Elementary School on Tuesday, Oct. 23 after school.Lynne Newman, principal of the Gates ...



Update: Acton man dies from stabbing injuries, son in custody  Wicked Local

John DiCirstina, 57, of Acton has died as a result of injuries sustained in during the Oct. 4 altercation with his son, Benjamin DiCristina, according to an update ...



A-B swimmers win 2 close meets  Wicked Local

The Acton-Boxborough girls swimming and diving team improved to 6-2 for the season by winning two dual meets against Needham and Newton North High ...



Acton-Boxborough volleyball rolls over Newton South, Boston Latin  Wicked Local

The Acton-Boxborough girls volleyball team defeated Boston Latin, 3-0 on Friday, Sept. 28.Emily Zhang (17 digs), led the defensive effort defense effort.



Basketball: Acton-Boxboroughs Zhou plays in Europe  Wicked Local

Austin Zhou did all the things he usually does during the summer to get ready for his senior year on the Acton-Boxborough basketball team.He did the camps ...



Scandinavian Viking Fair comes to AB High  Wicked Local

A perception of Boston is that it is dominated by those of Irish and/or Italian descent. But, as Peter Hanson will tell you, there is a significant Scandinavian ...



Acton and Boxborough preliminary primary results  Wicked Local

More than 4000 Acton residents cast their vote, Tuesday in the state's primary elections, according to preliminary results posted on the town's website. At about 7 ...



Another victory for Acton-Boxborough field hockey  Wicked Local

The Acton-Boxborough field hockey team defeated Chelmsford, 3-1 in a non-league game on Monday, Oct. 8 at Leary Field.The Colonials took an early 2-0 lead ...



Track: Acton-Boxboroughs Samantha Friborg places 4th in 800 at national meet  Wicked Local

Members of the Colonials Track and Field team competed at the New Balance National Outdoors meet at the North Carolina A&T State University Aggie Stadium ...



Boxborough Community Solar finally goes online  Wicked Local

In order to see the 20 acres of solar panels of Boxborough Community Solar, you would have to get off Route 111, at the Boxboro Regency, and drive past the ...



Superintendent Peter Light announces death of Jacob Goyette, ABRHS student  Wicked Local

Editors note: A letter from Superintendent Peter Light, announcing the death of student Jacob Goyette, was released with parental permission to the Beacon for ...



Acton-Boxborough High School reaches Blue Lobster Bowl quarterfinals  Wicked Local Acton

The Acton Boxborough Regional High School Ocean Bowl sent two teams to participate in the 20th annual Blue Lobster Bowl on March 4 at MIT.



Diwali celebration brings a bit of India to Acton  Wicked Local

This is the first year that Diwali is listed on the Acton-Boxborough Regional School District's calendar as a major religious or cultural holiday. And for residents ...



Save Great Hill group opposes proposed Acton 40B project  Wicked Local

A citizens group called Save Great Hill organizing opposition to a proposed 40B development in Acton that, if approved, would put 40 townhouse units on a ...



Acton man charged with murder in death of his father during stabbing rampage  Wicked Local

Benjamin DiCristina, 25, is expected to be arraigned on the murder charge at his next scheduled hearing on Oct. 25 in Concord District Court. ACTON - The ...



Local, Chinese boys share the language of baseball  The Boston Globe

ACTON — In the smothering heat of an August evening, Acton-Boxborough Youth Baseball 12-year-olds played a game that was unusual for several reasons.



More Acton students using marijuana, vaping, Youth Risk Behavior Survey says  Wicked Local

According to Emerson Hospital's 2018 Youth Risk Behavior Survey, adolescents are getting less sleep, marijuana use is up, and while the use of alcohol and ...



Acton Council on Aging announces programs  Wicked Local

The Acton Senior Center is located at 30 Sudbury Road, Acton. For information on the following programs, call 978-929-6652.50+ Job Seekers Networking ...



Acton Historical Society to hold open house  Wicked Local

The Acton Historical Society will present its annual holiday open house from 1 to 4 p.m. Dec. 8 at the Hosmer House Museum, 300 Main St.The event will feature ...



Acton-Boxorough Schools rank 32 in national study  Wicked Local Acton

The National Council for Home Safety and Security released the results of a study that ranked the 500 best public school districts in America on Tuesday, Jan.



Cross country: Acton-Boxborugh sweeps tri-meet  Wicked Local

On Wednesday Oct. 3, the Acton-Boxborough cross-country teams hosted Cambridge Rindge & Latin and Westford Academy in a tri-meet at their 2.8-mile home ...



Acton-Boxborough/Westford Pop Warner report  Wicked Local

Westford-Acton-Boxborough Knights A Team 32, Chelmsford Cougars 6 The A team's much-anticipated first game proved to be worth the wait. Captains for the ...



Proposed Boxborough zoning changes debated  Wicked Local Acton

A public hearing on proposed zoning changes to Boxborough office parks drew a large crowd and a great deal of debate, Monday evening. The zoning changes ...



Acton-Boxborough volleyball notches another win  Wicked Local

As is the case with basketball, volleyball can be a game of runs.For Acton-Boxborough, Emily Zheng's 11 straight *service* points in the first set helped the ...



A-B swimmers enter sectionals on upswing  Wicked Local

The Acton-Boxborough girls swimming and diving team finished its regular season with its ninth straight win, at home against Boston Latin High School. Earlier ...



Football: A-B looks to build on last years strong finish  Wicked Local

When Tim Bassett took over as head coach of the Acton-Boxborough football team last fall, he installed a new offense.Now in his second year, everyone is a little ...



Eldridge hopeful for State Senate seat win  Wicked Local

Note: As of press time, candidates were waiting for key districts to report findings. This article will be updated online as the full results become available.As of 10 ...



Actons Conant School to hold its annual arts and crafts fair  Wicked Local

For the 37th year, the Luther Conant School will be holding it's annual Arts & Crafts fair, Sunday, Oct. 21, at the Conant School on 80 Taylor Road, in Acton from ...



A-B boys track places 2nd in Division 1  Wicked Local

The Acton-Boxborough boys track and field team finished second at the Division 1 state championship meet on Monday, May 28 at Andover High School's ...



Acton teen receives "Young Hero Award" for saving brother from fire  Wicked Local

On one level, the scene at one of the housing units on 222 Main St., in Acton, looks very normal and peaceful.Kristen McCaffrey, 17, of Acton, sits in the kitchen ...



Acton-Boxborough Hall Fame inductees announced  Wicked Local Acton

The Colonial Club, keepers of the flame for 25 years, for the Acton Boxboro Athletic Hall of Fame announces its 13th Class of Inductees. The list includes two ...



Father, son lead Acton Community Ed badminton class  Wicked Local

To anyone who plays a casual game of badminton in the backyard, it seems easy enough.If somebody wants to play the game competitively, however, there's a ...



Update: Motorcyclist badly hurt following crash on Main Street in Concord  Wicked Local

Concord Police Lt. Christopher Troiano reported that a motorcyclist remained in critical condition Tuesday morning after colliding with a car on Main Street in ...



Acton lifeguards receive national Red Cross award  Wicked Local

According to NARA lifeguard Andrew Dickinson, it was just another day at the park on Friday, Aug. 10, when he and two other lifeguards had to quickly put their ...



Fire chief reflects on 32 years in Boxborough  Wicked Local

When Boxborough Fire Chief Randolph White joined the Boxborough Fire Department on July 20, 1987, he was 23 years old. Firefighting and Boxborough were ...



Sam Friborg ranks among top track athletes in Acton-Boxborough, state history  Wicked Local

Sam Friborg's last race with the Acton-Boxborough girls outdoor track team turned out to be her best.Running in the 800 meters at the New Balance national ...



Boxborough swears in new town administrator  Wicked Local

Ryan Ferrara was officially sworn in as town administrator for Thursday morning at a special Selectmen's meeting and reception. He is stepping into the position ...



Early dismissal for AB Schools Wednesday  Wicked Local Acton

Due to predicted snow and freezing rain, the Acton-Boxborough Regional School District will be operating on an early release schedule, Wednesday, Feb.



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