Monday, April 2, 2012
There was a strong turnout for the autism event on Sunday afternoon at the Town Common.
Hundreds attended the "Light It Up Blue" autism awareness event Sunday afternoon at Stoneham Town Common. From music to raffles, there were plenty of activities going on to keep people entertained at the fundraiser. All donations benefit autistic children in town. Check out our latest "Viewfinder" photo gallery for images captured during the event. Do you have some great photos from the event? Upload them to this post by clicking the "Upload Photos and Videos" button above the photo gallery. Please make sure to add caption information in the form of a sentence as well as noting the photographer's name in the "credit" field. We look forward to seeing your shots.
Thursday, March 8, 2012
Did you take some photos or videos on beautiful Thursday in Stoneham? Upload them to this post.
With temperatures in the 60s and the wind kicking up Thursday, it was a nice day to get outside and do something. Did you take the dog or kids for a walk? Did you take a run through the Middlesex Fells Reservation? Let us know how you enjoyed the day by posting a comment below and uploading your spring-like photos or videos. Make sure to sign into your free Stoneham Patch account (or sign up here) and then click the "Upload Photos and Videos" button located below the photo gallery. Provide a caption and credit the photographer/videographer who captured the shots. We look forward to seeing your great images from around town.
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
The presidential primary turnout numbers are low on Super Tuesday.
The presidential primary has had a low turnout on Super Tuesday in Stoneham, according to volunteers working at the polling place located in the Town Hall Auditorium. Check out our latest "Viewfinder" photo gallery for images captured in and around Town Hall.
Wednesday, February 29, 2012
Check out snowy images captured Wednesday afternoon.
While it's been a sparse winter, snow began to fall shortly before 12:45 p.m. Wednesday in Stoneham. The forecast is for 2-4 inches of snowfall Wednesday into Thursday, according to the National Weather Service. Check out some of the snowy images captured during the early stages of the storm.
Friday, January 20, 2012
Check out our latest "Viewfinder" photo gallery to see images from along the water's edge.
Love the Middlesex Fells Reservation and Spot Pond in Stoneham? Check out our latest "Viewfinder" photo gallery to see some wintry shots from that section of town.
Thursday, January 5, 2012
The Stoneham High School boys' hockey team was shutout by Wilmington 1-0 Wednesday in Wilmington.
The Stoneham High School boys' hockey team showed it could stick with perennial playoff contender Wilmington on Wednesday, but the Spartan offense didn't have enough to push the locals to a road win. The Wildcats' star forward Cam Owens netted a goal just 17 seconds into the second period, and the tally proved to be the winner as Wilmington improved to 3-2-2 on the year with a 1-0 victory. Meanwhile, Stoneham slipped to 3-3-1 after suffering their first loss in four games. "Every game we’ve had now is a learning tool for us," said Stoneham coach Paul Sacco. "We’re trying to instill a little confidence in these kids. We’re working on the work ethic and the effort they put forward on the ice. It’s slowly coming to play, but it’s taking a …
Wednesday, January 4, 2012
The Stoneham High School girls' basketball team narrowly lost 56-53 to Wilmington Tuesday night in Wilmington.
The Wilmington High School girls' basketball team appeared to be in cruise control on Tuesday, but thanks to a furious Stoneham rally, the Wildcats had to find the gas pedal in a hurry in the final minute of the game. During the Middlesex League Small School Division opener for both teams, Wilmington boasted a double-digit lead throughout most of the game before scrambling for a 56-53 win. Grace Macura drilled a three to bring Stoneham back to within 53-51 with 27 seconds to play in the fourth quarter. Wilmington's Christa Brent hit one of two free throws the next time the Lady Wildcats touched the ball to extend the lead to 54-51. But that's when things got really interesting. Captain Jill Macura, one of just two Stoneham seniors, was …
Tuesday, December 27, 2011
One year ago today Stoneham was covered in more than a foot of snow.
A year ago today more than a foot of snow covered the ground in Stoneham following the first major snowstorm of winter. Do you remember digging your car out of the snow or snowblowing the driveway? If so, upload your photos to this post to round out our photo gallery.
Tuesday, December 13, 2011
Check out the schematic design for the Middle School project drafted by Boston-based architectural firm Tappé Associates, Inc.
The Stoneham Middle School project has been discussed at several meetings in recent months by the School Building Committee as well as other boards in town, but you may have asked yourself: What does the site plan look like? Check out our photo gallery of the schematic design drafted by Boston-based architectural firm Tappé Associates, Inc. of the Middle School. On Monday the School Building Committee approved the project submission to the Massachusetts School Building Authority.
Monday, November 28, 2011
Check out images captured by Stoneham Patch photographer Sarah Nelson at the tree lighting held Sunday at Town Common.
The annual Stoneham Christmas Tree Lighting was held from 3 to 5 p.m. at Town Common.