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Upton on board with the Midshipmen

By David Allen Staff Writer WAKEFIELD — Pursuing a military career, Heritage’s Graham Upton will be attending the United States Naval Academy (USNA) in the fall after signing in February to play baseball with the Midshipmen.  Upton was initially offered the scholarship in January...

Legislators improve reading initiative

The General Assembly did something unusual June 5. Legislators admitted there were problems with a law enacted in 2012, worked in a bipartisan fashion to amend it, and probably saved what is an important, well-meaning initiative from causing more harm than good. Read to Achieve,...

Club changes lives

To the editor: Talk to any club alumni and you’ll hear the story of their first encounter with the Boys & Girls Clubs. Talk to them a little longer and you’ll hear how that encounter molded their childhoods and their lives. Here’s my story. We had just moved down from New...