Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Andrew Mackie is running for the Norton School Committee
Name: Andrew Mackie Age: 49 How many years have you lived in Norton? 15 years. How many children do you have in the Norton public schools? I have two daughters and they are both at the high school, a freshman and a senior. Both have attended the Norton schools since kindergarten. What is your current involvement with the school district (PTO membership, volunteering, etc.)? I’ve served 3 terms on the school committee, for which I am currently the chairman, and am also a member of the building committee for the high school renovation project. My wife has been heavily involved with the PTOs as our children have progressed through the schools and she’s often “recruited” me to help with various efforts in those groups. I also served on the …
Monday, April 1, 2013
Meeting to take place 6:30 p.m. in the Norton Middle School library.
The Norton Middle School girls basketball team, who won the Massasoit League Title, will be recognized at Monday night's Norton School Committee meeting. The girls beat Westport 27-18 Feb. 14 and went undefeated 18-0 on the season. Also on the agenda, the committee will discuss the fiscal 2014 budget. The Norton School Committee presented their recommended fiscal year 2014 budget of just over $24M Feb. 25, an increase of just under $1.6 million from the fiscal year 2013. The Committee will also vote to approve student attendance at the DECA National Conference. Norton High School students Jillian Allard (Restaurant Food Service Marketing), Bryce McCarthy (Leadership Institute), and the team of Nick Petersen and Daniel Rafuse (Sports and …
Monday, March 4, 2013
Meeting to take place 6:30 p.m. in Norton High School cafeteria.
Tuesday, February 12, 2013
George Burgess vying for Planning Board while Mark Powers and Daniel Sheedy go for School Committee.
George F. Burgess, Mark Powers and Daniel Sheedy have dropped their names in the hat for this year’s annual town election. Burgess has taken out papers for the Planning Board. He is on the ballot next to incumbent David Miller for one of three seats available. Powers and Sheedy will be up against current School Committee chairperson Andrew Mackie and nominee Valerie Desmond. There are two three-year terms available. Incumbents Robert Kimball Jr. and Robert Salvo Sr. are looking to be reelected while George Gillis is also vying for a seat. Ralph Stefanelli and Robert Salvo Sr. are both trying to keep their Housing Authority positions. No one has taken nomination papers for the Water/Sewer Commission or Board of Assessors, which both have …
Monday, February 4, 2013
Kimball and Salvo seek reelection on Board of Selectmen.
Several people have already begun their road to election day by obtaining nomination papers. Incumbents Robert Kimball Jr. and Robert Salvo Sr. are looking to be reelected while George Gillis is also vying for a seat. School Committee chairperson Andrew Mackie is seeking reelection while Beth McManus’ seat is being eyed by Valerie Desmond. Ralph Stefanelli and Robert Salvo Sr. are both trying to keep their Housing Authority positions. While three seats are available on the Planning Board, so far only incumbent David Miller has taken out papers. No one has taken nomination papers for the Water/Sewer Commission or Board of Assessors, which both have one seat apiece. Nomination papers for the Annual Town Election in Norton are available at …
Monday, January 28, 2013
School Committee to meet 6:30 p.m. at Norton Middle School.
Monday, January 28
Thursday, January 10, 2013
Board of Selectmen, Council on Aging, Norton Middle School Site Council and Open Space Committee to also meet.
Thursday, January 10
Monday, January 7, 2013
Superintendent search update also on the agenda for Monday's School Committee meeting.
Monday, January 7
Thursday, January 3, 2013
Seats available include Board of Selectmen, School Committee, Water/Sewer Commission, Board of Assessors, Planning Board and Housing Authority.
Thursday, January 3
Nomination papers for the Annual Town Election in Norton are available at the Town Clerk’s office beginning Monday, Jan. 28. Seats up for grabs are: Board of Assessors: One three-year term currently held by Barbara E. Martin. Housing Authority: Two five-year terms currently held by Robert S. Salvo Sr. and Ralph Stephanelli (appointed for Stanley Mederios vacancy). Planning Board: Three three-year terms currently held by David J. Miller and George F. Burgess and Alec E. Rich Jr. School Committee: Two three-year terms currently held by Andrew Mackie and Elizabeth A. McManus. Board of Selectmen: Two three-year terms currently held by Robert W. Kimball Jr. and Robert S. Salvo Sr. Water/Sewer Commission: One three-year term currently held by …
Monday, December 3, 2012
Recipients to be revealed at School Committee meeting, which will take place 6:30 p.m. at Norton Middle School.
Monday, December 3, 2012