Tuesday, May 10, 2011
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1. Grab an umbrella: There is a 40 percent chance of showers after 11 a.m. and also a 30 percent chance of precipitation in the evening, according to the National Weather Service's forecast for Stoneham. Temperatures are expected to top out around 60 degrees and dip down to 46 degrees at night. It's also expected to be a windy day, with gusts reaching the thirties throughout the day. 2. Come together: The Community Dinner Program, which consists of more than 50 churchgoers from several churches in town providing meals to people from the community, is scheduled for 5:45 p.m. at the First Congregational Church in Stoneham, 1 Church St. 3. Spartans schedule: The Stoneham High School varsity squads have six games slated for Tuesday, including…
Saturday, May 7, 2011
The Stoneham High School softball team won a pair of games this week, while both tennis teams failed to pick up a win.
With rain postponing two days of sports this week, it was a daunting task trying to find makeup dates for those games. But on the few days that the sun did shine, the Stoneham High School softball team made the most of its opportunity to take the field. The Spartans started the week off with a bang, beating visiting Reading Memorial High 5-4 Monday to improve to 5-2. The win proved to be the biggest of the year for Stoneham, who handed the Rockets their first loss of the season. Things looked bleak from the start, as Reading put up three runs against Stoneham pitcher Nicolette DelVecchio in the first. But the Spartans answered back with three runs of their own, followed by two more in the fifth. DelVecchio allowed just one more run on …
The Stoneham High School softball team beat Winchester High 7-3 on Friday in Winchester.
WINCHESTER — After Woburn High School ended the Stoneham High softball team's four-game winning streak on Tuesday, the Spartans bounced back on Friday to beat Winchester High 7-3 at Ginn Field. The Sachems jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the first, but that would be all they could muster off of Stoneham starter Stephanie Sweet who tossed a complete game to earn the win. Nicolette DelVecchio and Colleen O'Quinn each picked up a hit and two RBI while Gia Raczkowski and Sam Giordano each drove in a run. Up next for Stoneham (7-3) is a road game against Watertown on Monday at 3:45 p.m.
The Stoneham High School baseball team lost to Winchester High, 7-1, on Friday in Winchester.
WINCHESTER — The tough times continued for the Stoneham High School baseball team on Friday, as the Spartans lost their eighth straight game, this time a 7-1 decision to Winchester High The Spartans have struggled all season long and have failed to pick up a victory since their opening day win over Winchester April 14. Stoneham now sits at 1-8 and will head to Watertown on Monday for a 3:45 p.m. game.
Monday, May 2, 2011
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1. Town Meeting has arrived: Town Meeting is slated for 7 p.m. at Stoneham Town Hall, 35 Central St. The session is open to all registered Stoneham voters to discuss and vote on roughly two dozen warrant articles. 2. Talking terrorism: Want to know what your neighbors had to say about the the recently confirmed reports of Osama bin Laden's death? Check out our video. 3. Get classified: Need to hire someone to fill a vacancy or sell stuff collecting dust in the closet? Post a free classified ad on Stoneham Patch! 4. Game on! The Stoneham High School varsity sports teams have a handful of games slated for this afternoon both at home and on the road including: Home games Away games 5. Preview: Check out the latest Stoneham Fire Department …
Friday, April 29, 2011
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1. Meet the creator of "Kick Buttowski": Sandro Corsaro, former Stoneham resident and creator of Disney's "Kick Buttowski-Suburban Daredevil," is scheduled to make an appearance from 2:45-4 p.m. at Stoneham Public Library and will screen this season's premier episode before it appears on TV. 2. Spread the word: Planning a big party or festival? Tell our readers about it by placing it on the events calendar. 3. Game time! There are three Stoneham High School sporting events slated for this afternoon. Here's a look at who's playing where and when: Away games Home games 4. Who wants to hear a story? Stoneham Public Library, 431 Main St., provides children ages 3 1/2 and older with a storytime and the opportunity to make simple crafts from 10:…
Thursday, April 28, 2011
The Stoneham High School baseball team lost to visiting Belmont High, 6-2, on Wednesday.
STONEHAM — The woes continue for the Stoneham High School baseball team, as the Spartans dropped a 6-2 decision to visiting Belmont High on Wednesday. Mike Andrews was tagged with the loss and Andrew Cann picked up a hit and scored one of the two runs tallied by the Spartans. Stoneham (1-6) is currently mired in a six-game losing streak. The Spartans next game is against Woburn (1-7) on Friday
The Stoneham High School softball team won its third consecutive game on Wednesday with an 8-1 win over visiting Belmont.
The Stoneham High School softball team won its third consecutive game on Wednesday with an 8-1 win over visiting Belmont High. Nicolette DelVecchio led the Spartans at the plate, going 2-for-3 with a walk, two RBI and three runs scored while Holly Eicher had a pair of hits and scored a run. Ariana Tuccelli and Gia Raczkowski each finished with a hit and a run scored as Stoneham racked up eight walks in the contest. Starter Stephanie Sweet spun a gem for the Spartans, giving up one run on five hits and striking out six in a complete game effort.
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1. Mystery series: The Stoneham Public Library, 431 Main St., is scheduled to host a free program starting at 7 p.m. that is part of its series celebrating "The Year of the Mystery." Mystery authors Gary Goshgarian, Stoneham's J.R. Reardon and J.E. Seymour will discuss their work in the "It's A Mystery to Me" program. Mystery author Leslie Wheeler will serve as the event coordinator. 2. Spartans sports: Two varsity games are on tap for Stoneham High School: Home game Away game 3. Meeting time! The Stoneham School Committee meets at 7:30 p.m. at Stoneham High School, 149 Franklin St., in the Library. Check out the agenda. 4. Social media: If this is your first visit to Stoneham Patch, you should know that you can also follow us on Facebook …
Wednesday, April 27, 2011
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1. Tick, tock, tick, tock: Stoneham residents have until May 2 to pay their real estate and personal property taxes at the Office of the Tax Collector, according to the town website. Payments can also be mailed to: Office of the Tax Collector RE, P.O. Box 80068, Stoneham, MA 02180. 2. Part three: RCASA is scheduled to hold its third session of a four-part APPLAUDD Parent Series discussing underage drinking and drug use from 7-9 p.m. at Walter S. Parker Middle School, 45 Temple St., Reading. 3. Sports lineup: Four Stoneham High School varsity games are on the docket this afternoon, including: Home games Away game 4. Meetings galore: Check out the three municipal sessions scheduled for this evening and their respective agendas: 5. Preview: …