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Staples Launches Classroom Rewards Program to Benefit Educators

July 14th, 2021

[logo] StaplesConnect

FRAMINGHAM, MA — Staples Inc., the Framingham-based office supply retailer, has launched its new Staples Connect Classroom Rewards mobile experience, where parents can give a percentage of their qualifying purchase made at a Staples store back to an enrolled teacher or school administrator of their choice. In addition, to further show appreciation for teachers this back-to-school season, from… [read more].

Framingham Public Schools Seeks Input on New Logo and Slogan

July 10th, 2021

[logo] Framingham Public Schools

FRAMINGHAM, MA – The Framingham Public Schools, (FPS), is seeking community input on a new logo to replace the current logo which is basically the old town seal with the words “FRAMINGHAM PUBLIC SCHOOLS” encircling it on a blue background. According to an informational web page about the new logo, “the District is seeking a unique visual… [read more].

Yvonne Spicer & Michael Whalen Join Bob Moog Foundation Board of Directors

June 23rd, 2021

FRAMINGHAM, MA — The Bob Moog Foundation, is proud to announce two new members to the Board of Directors in a time of exciting growth for the Foundation. Dr. Yvonne Spicer, the first Mayor of Framingham, MA, and two-time Emmy award winning composer Michael Whalen join the current Board that consists of David Mash, President; Bill Sautter, Vice-President;… [read more].

U.S. Mint Issues Christa McAuliffe Commemorative Silver Dollar

June 5th, 2021

FRAMINGHAM, MA and PHILADELPHIA, PA – The United States Mint has begun taking orders for a 2021 Silver Dollar to commemorate Christa McAuliffe, who grew up in the and went on the become the First Teacher in Space and was tragically killed in the 1986 NASA Challenger Space Shuttle explosion. Christa McAuliffe, who was born Sharon Christa… [read more].

FSU RAMS Baseball Sweeps Brandeis in Double-Header

April 15th, 2021

Framingham State University RAMS

FRAMINGHAM, MA — The Framingham State University baseball team rallied for a 6-5 come from behind victory over Brandeis University in game one before erupting for five runs in the fourth inning to complete the sweep with an 8-3 victory in game two of a non-conference doubleheader this afternoon at the New England Baseball Complex in Northborough,… [read more].

FSU RAMS Softball Swings Past Bridgewater State 3-1 and 9-1

April 2nd, 2021

Framingham State University RAMS

FRAMINGHAM, MA — The Framingham State University softball team swept a doubleheader with Bridgewater State University this afternoon at Maple Street Field. The Rams took the opener by a score of 3-1 before their bats came alive in a game two 9-1 five inning victory. GAME 1: In the opener, the Rams got on the board in… [read more].

FSU Softball Returns to Action with Doubleheader Sweep of Emmanuel College

March 17th, 2021

Framingham State University RAMS

FRAMINGHAM, MA – After losing the entire 2020 season, the Framingham State University softball team returned to the field this afternoon and used the long ball to defeat Emmanuel 7-1 in the opener and rallied from a two run deficit to finish the sweep of a non-conference doubleheader with a 3-2 victory over the Saints at Maple… [read more].

Framingham Public Schools Announce The Karen Foran Dempsey Scholarship

January 19th, 2021

FRAMINGHAM, MA – Born and raised in Framingham, Karen Foran Dempsey spent her entire life advocating for equality for those with disabilities, and most recently served as District 2’s School Committee Member. She experienced a challenging physical disability from herearly years and never let it impede her living life to the fullest, as she used her experience… [read more].

Framingham Receives $475,600 for Remote Learning Enrichment Programs

November 18th, 2020

Framingham Remote Learning EEC Programs

FRAMINGHAM, MA – The City of Framingham has received $475,600.00 for Remote Learning Support Services through the Federal CARES Act Coronavirus Relief Fund and the Governor’s Emergency Education Relief Fund. The purpose of the Remote Learning Support Grant program is to promote and support equitable access to affordable, safe, and supportive environments for children to engage remotely… [read more].

Middle & High School Essay Contest: "What I Love about Framingham"

February 1st, 2015

2015 Framingham Essay Contest

FRAMINGHAM, MA – Calling all middle and high school students! Tell us what you love about our town by writing a 500 word essay. Include three or more features of Framingham that you love. Possible topics; your school, Framingham Public Library, Framingham sports, our history, multicultural community, or something you love about the town. All essays will… [read more].