Varsity NRHS weekly sports schedule...

Oct 16, 2020 by

PLEASE NOTE: Home fans are now allowed at home games by the CAL. When possible, away games will be live-streamed by a NR volunteer, but access to do so is determined by the host school on game-by-game basis. FRIDAY, OCT. 16 Field Hockey: vs. Amesbury, 5:30 p.m. SATURDAY, OCT. 17 Boys’ Soccer: vs. Amesbury, 4 p.m. Girls’ Soccer: at Amesbury, 4 p.m. TUESDAY, OCT. 20 Field Hockey: at Hamilton-Wenham, 4 p.m. WEDNESDAY, OCT. 21 Golf: at Amesbury, 3:30 p.m. Boys’ Soccer: at Hamilton-Wenham, 4 p.m. Girls’ Soccer: vs. Hamilton-Wenham, 4...

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Manupelli to lead Select Board again...

Jun 24, 2020 by

Posted June 24, 2020 at 8 p.m. By MAUREEN DOHERTY NORTH READING — Kathryn Manupelli was voted to continue to lead the Select Board as its chairwoman for the second year in a row at tonight’s reorganizational meeting. The meeting was held virtually at 6:30 p.m. following last night’s annual Town Election. Ordinarily, this would have occurred the day after the annual election in May, but that election had been postponed to June 23 due to COVID-19. At one meeting per year, the gavel is passed to Town Administrator Michael Gilleberto to open the nomination process from the Select Board members to get its reorganization underway. Rich Wallner nominated Stephen O’Leary for the role and Liane Gonzalez nominated Manupelli to continue in the role. O’Leary then offered seconds on both nominations to enable the...

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BREAKING NEWS! Small business owners, respond today to apply for federal aid; town will assist with application...

May 26, 2020 by

Posted Tuesday, May 26, 2020 at 12 p.m. Indicate your interest to the Town Planner in this potential funding opportunity NORTH READING — The town of North Reading is working with surrounding towns and our regional planning agency to apply for financial relief for small businesses, through HUD. This program would provide up to $10,000 in financial assistance to microenterprises or businesses with five or fewer employees, one of whom owns the business. If your business falls into this category and your own household is low or moderate income, please contact Town Planner Danielle McKnight (dmcknight@northreadingma.gov), indicating your interest in the program. If we are successful, funds could be used for cover business costs, such as rent, staffing, and utilities. (It won’t cover major equipment purchases, real estate purchase or construction.) “You do not...

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BREAKING NEWS: State releases reopening standards for parks, open space and outdoor education...

May 22, 2020 by

POSTED Friday, May 22, 2020 at 6 a.m. NORTH READING — As of Thursday, May 21, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health (MDPH) has notified the town of 183 total cases of COVID-19 affecting North Reading to date, including 119 residents and 64 patients at or associated with the Royal Meadow View nursing and rehabilitation center.  Of this combined total, 99 patients have recovered and the North Reading Health Department continues to monitor 70 patients.  A total of 13 people with confirmed cases of COVID-19, including 12 at or associated with Royal Meadow View nursing and rehabilitation center, have died,  and one person suspected of having COVID-19 has died. Following Gov. Baker’s announcement on Monday, May 18 of a four-part phased re-opening of businesses, parks and places people gather, the town has adjusted its...

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Town’s COVID-19 cases now 35 with one death; new BOH order restricts numbers of patrons allowed in stores...

Apr 7, 2020 by

POSTED: Tuesday, April 7, 2020 at 8:50 p.m. NORTH READING — As of today, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health has notified the town of 35 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in North Reading.  Of that total, 13 cases have recovered and the Health Department continues to monitor 21 cases.  One person has died. On Monday, April 6, the Board of Health approved an order regarding essential business in North Reading, effective Wednesday, April 8, as follows: LIMITING CUSTOMERS IN STORES AS FOLLOWS: • Walmart and Stop & Shop – 50 customers or less • Ocean State Job Lot – 25 customers or less • Dollar Tree, CVS, Walgreen’s, hardware stores, liquor stores, convenience stores and other essential businesses – 10 customers or less. Establishments subject to this order must provide one individual at the...

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