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Family seeks justice in former Quincy mans death  The Patriot Ledger

BRIDGEWATER — Relatives of Chris McCallum, who they say suffered fatal injuries when he tried to break up a fight outside a Squantum American Legion post ...



Quincy Lunar New Year Festival returns Sunday  The Patriot Ledger

The annual cultural festival, now in its 31st year, will mark the start of the Year of the Pig in Quincy.



MBTA To Build Parking Garage At North Quincy: Public Meeting  Quincy, MA Patch

MBTA To Build Parking Garage At North Quincy - Quincy, MA - The existing spaces will be replaced with 852 garage spaces for MBTA commuters, along with ...



Photos: LEDGER BEST PHOTOS: February  The Patriot Ledger

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Donations pour in for family after father dies in Quincy  The Patriot Ledger

A GoFundMe campaign for the family has raised more than $70000 in just about 16 hours.



Quincy native was one of a kind, hall of fame guy  The Patriot Ledger

Christopher McCallum would be a first-ballot shoo-in if there was a hall of fame for great guys, his friends say. The Bridgewater man and Quincy native's death ...



At vigil, a plea for answers on what happened to Christopher McCallum  The Patriot Ledger

Hundreds gathered in Squantum on Friday night in a search for answers in the death of 44-year-old Bridgewater man and Squantum native Christopher ...



Quincy rings in Lunar New Year  The Patriot Ledger

QUINCY — A team of performers wearing colorful oversized lion's heads kicked off the Lunar New Year celebrations in Quincy with the Chinese Lion Dance on ...



Quincy police detail shift ended one hour before fatal fight  The Patriot Ledger

Family members say Christopher McCallum, 44, was fatally injured trying to break up a fight outside a Squantum American Legion post. Police say a detail was ...



Bridgewaters McCallum was dad who went above and beyond  Enterprise News

McCallum, who died Monday after attempting to break up a fight in Quincy, leaves behind a wife and three children.



Bridgewater man dead after disorder outside Quincy American Legion post  Enterprise News

A 44-year-old man found injured outside a Squantum American Legion post early Sunday has died from his injuries, authorities said. QUINCY — City and State ...



Search on after used smoke bomb found at North Quincy High School  The Patriot Ledger

QUINCY — Officials are reviewing school surveillance footage to try to figure out who brought a small used smoke bomb into North Quincy High School, ...



Highlights: HSQS Celebrates 10 Years  wgbh.org

Ten years ago, Jon Abbott, WGBH's President and CEO, approached Hillary Wells, who is now Executive Producer and Director of Youth Media, with the idea to ...



H.S. FOOTBALL: New coach ready to get North Quincy over hump  The Patriot Ledger

A North Quincy alum, Ryan Craig looks to take advantage of “a great opportunity” and guide the Raiders to their first winning record since 2010.



For North Quincy seniors, graduation is not a goodbye  The Patriot Ledger

QUINCY — As senior class president Alexander Pham stood at the podium giving his final address to classmates at North Quincy High School's graduation on ...



H.S. FOOTBALL: Plymouth South rallies past North Quincy  The Patriot Ledger

The Raiders had a late lead in their playoff opener Friday night but could not hang on in a 22-16 loss.



Veterans Memorial Field ready for Thanksgiving football rivalry  The Patriot Ledger

Quincy's high school teams will face-off at Veterans Memorial Field on Thursday, a Thanksgiving Day tradition, after the field was closed for much of the season ...



Capital improvements continue as Quincy schools gear up for new year  The Patriot Ledger

QUINCY — When students head back to school in Quincy next week they'll be greeted by a slew of recently hired teachers, brand new technology and building ...



H.S. GIRLS VOLLEYBALL: New look, same expectations for North Quincy  The Patriot Ledger

The Raiders, who reached last year's sectional semifinals, lost some size but still bring valuable experience into the 2018 season. QUINCY -- Kerry Ginty doesn't ...



Who knew the City of Quincy was the hub of boys’ hockey?  The Boston Globe

The North Quincy boys' hockey team won three games a year ago. In recent years, the Red Raiders have been an afterthought in Patriot League play.



H.S. GIRLS HOCKEY: First-time goalie enjoys Quincy/NQ debut  The Patriot Ledger

The top line of Cassandra Davis, Orla O'Driscoll and Maggie Dineen dominated a 12-6 victory over Fontbonne/Latin Academy on Thursday, but senior goalie ...



Boston Cannons Moving To Veterans Memorial Stadium In Quincy  CBS Boston

BOSTON (CBS) — The Boston Cannons are on the move. The local lacrosse team will now call Veterans Memorial Stadium in Quincy their home, effective for ...



North Quincy High School Science Teacher Named Top Mass. Educator  WBUR

North Quincy High School science teacher Cara Pekarcik has been named the 2018 Massachusetts Teacher of the Year. Pekarcik has been teaching science at ...



North Quincy High grads told to make their city proud  The Patriot Ledger

Hundreds of family members and friends cheered from the bleachers on a sweltering June evening as the high school graduated 302 students at Veterans ...



North Quincy High School Dismissed Due To Gas Leak  CBS Boston / WBZ

QUINCY (CBS) – A natural gas leak forced Quincy officials to send high school students home for the day. North Quincy High School was evacuated around ...



In Quincy, ‘Yakoo’ stirs up a debate about school mascots  The Boston Globe

Residents and city officials have resisted past attempts to dispatch Yakoo, an angry-looking representation of a Native American that has been used as the ...



Parent group comes out against North Quincy mascot Yakoo  The Patriot Ledger

Editor's note: This story was updated from an earlier version to correct the school committee's meeting date and place.) QUINCY – The city's largest ...



Shaw remaining as North Quincy principal  The Patriot Ledger

QUINCY – To paraphrase Mark Twain, reports of Robert Shaw's departure may have been greatly exaggerated. Lexington Public Schools jumped the gun in ...



A GOOD AGE: Sharing music is her fountain of youth  The Patriot Ledger

At age 89, Gay Carbonneau of Quincy shares her love of music with all ages at her home in Houghs Neck. Carbonneau, a Maine native, taught in the Quincy ...



Photos: LEDGER BEST PHOTOS: December  The Patriot Ledger

Here's a look at some of the best photos from our staff photographers this month. Find previous months and years at tinyurl.com/tpl-photos-2018. Buy Photo.



Quincy celebrates Christmas at new Hancock Adams Common  The Patriot Ledger

The city saw the two Christmas trees light up Hancock Adams Common for the first time.



New turf being laid at Veterans Memorial Field  The Patriot Ledger

QUINCY – The grass is getting greener at Veteran's Memorial field this summer, as the city parks department replaces a football field's worth of turf over the next ...



SPORTS BRIEFS: North Quincy High School Hall of Fame seeks nominees  The Patriot Ledger

QUINCY – The North Quincy High School Hockey Hall of Fame will induct its fifth class Feb. 17 at the Quincy Neighborhood Club. Anyone wishing to nominate a ...



What is it like to live in Quincy, MA?  Boston.com

PorchFest is a free annual musical series in the state's eighth-largest city. Read more community profiles at realestate.boston.com.



North Quincy High field dedication spurs controversy  The Patriot Ledger

QUINCY - Mayor Thomas Koch is drawing criticism over plans to dedicate the new athletic field at North Quincy High School to a prominent Quincy family that ...



Quincy Christmas Festival begins holiday season  The Patriot Ledger

Start the holiday season off right in Quincy, where carolers, Christmas trees and costumed characters will bring holiday cheer beginning the day after ...



A GOOD AGE: Quincys BFF for 75 years  The Patriot Ledger

Eight women who grew up together in No. Quincy's Montclair neighborhood in the 1940s and 1950s have remained friends for more than 75 years.



Quincy kicks off holiday season with 66th Christmas parade  The Patriot Ledger

After a weekend of festive events, including Santa's arrival by parachute, the 66th annual Christmas Parade rang in the holiday season Sunday afternoon.



Quincy kids head to Harvard Law in Legally Blonde Jr.  The Patriot Ledger

QUINCY - In place of her personal essay, Caitlin Dennehy, 11, parades into the room where three Harvard Law School professors are debating whether to admit ...



2 charged with living, defecating on North Quincy High loading dock  The Patriot Ledger

QUINCY - A Quincy man and woman were arrested and charged Wednesday with repeatedly using a loading dock at North Quincy High School as a place to ...



North Quincy High School Field Dedication Draws Controversy  Patch.com

Quincy, MA - The field will be dedicated to the Creedon family which includes a former superintendent that resigned due to alleged inappropriate touching.



Some parents question North Quincy High coach selection process  The Patriot Ledger

Some parents are questioning the fairness of the hiring process after the district named school committee member Paul Bregoli to serve without pay as the new ...



North Quincy tops Quincy with late goal-line stand  The Patriot Ledger

In a tradition like no other, city rivals Quincy and North Quincy took part in the 85th annual high school football Thanksgiving game at Veterans Memorial ...



North Quincy High bids farewell to a class known for selflessness  The Patriot Ledger

Speaking at graduation Tuesday afternoon, Principal Robert Shaw praised North Quincy High School's Class of 2014 for its many “acts of selflessness,” which ...



In Quincy, brothers and brothers-in-arms make sure ultimate sacrifice is remembered  The Patriot Ledger

The recent documentary on the Vietnam War by Ken Burns' and Lynn Novick has brought new attention to the war and its legacy. There is unfinished business ...



Walter Hannon, visionary former Quincy mayor, dies at 86  The Patriot Ledger

Walter J. Hannon Jr., a former mayor of Quincy seen as a visionary planner whose brief time in office in the 1970s set the course for the city's ongoing ...



Sunday fun day at the library  The Patriot Ledger

With the Patriots playing the Los Angeles Chargers on the television at home and her Spanish homework hanging over her, Jen Hegarty headed out for a place ...



ALL-SCHOLASTIC: Baseball  The Patriot Ledger

Meet our All-Scholastic baseball team for the spring of 2018.



ALL-SCHOLASTICS: 10 All-States, 1 All-NE highlight boys soccer team  The Patriot Ledger

Meet our All-Scholastic boys soccer team for the fall of 2018. These 30 standouts include 11 who have also received state and regional recognition.



North Quincy principal to depart after this school year  The Patriot Ledger

QUINCY -- North Quincy High School principal Robert Shaw soon will depart for Lexington. Shaw, who has served as North Quincy's principal since 2012, ...



ALL-SCHOLASTICS: Volleyball  The Patriot Ledger

Meet our All-Scholastic volleyball team for the fall of 2018.



BOYS' SOCCER: Warriors qualify with victory in finale; Quincy first  The Sun Chronicle

The Foxboro High boys' soccer team qualified for the MIAA Tournament with a Hockomock League victory over Sharon High in their final game of the regular ...



Police: Driver fled crash on three flat tires near North Quincy High  The Patriot Ledger

QUINCY - A city man who fled from a crash and drove the wrong way down Hunt Street with three flat tires Monday told officers he panicked after the collision, ...



Team McCormack & the Walk to End Alzheimers  The Patriot Ledger

Quincy native Michael McCormack, 58, who has younger onset Alzheimer's Disease, sends word that once again this fall, he will be leading his team ...



Quincy city historian Tom Galvin dies at 79  The Patriot Ledger

QUINCY — Tom Galvin used to stop by Quincy Historical Society executive director Edward Fitzgerald's office at the Adams Academy Building to talk shop.



Alzheimers advocate Paul McCormack of Quincy dies  The Patriot Ledger

QUINCY -- The sad news came today that heroic Paul McCormack of Quincy died Friday at a Braintree nursing home nearly a year after suffering his second ...



Looking at the lead in Massachusetts schools: Part One  MuckRock

Statewide testing conducted last year shows that hundreds of public schools across Massachusetts, reported high levels of lead in their drinking water, putting ...



ALL-SCHOLASTIC: Boys track  The Patriot Ledger

Meet our All-Scholastic boys track team for the spring of 2018.



North Quincy grads asked to envision scrapbook of future memories  The Patriot Ledger

At Tuesday's graduation ceremony at Veterans Memorial Stadium, valedictorian Debbie Chan – a Hong Kong native bound for Harvard University – challenged ...



Quincy Lunar New Year celebration, Feb. 10  Sampan

Sunday, Feb. 10. Noon to 5 p.m.. 316 Hancock Street. Quincy, MA 02171. The annual Lunar New Year Market and Food Festival will take place at North Quincy ...



ALL-SCHOLASTICS: 2018 football team leaves big shoes to fill  The Patriot Ledger

Meet our All-Scholastic football team for the fall of 2018. The Division 5 state champs from Scituate High sent four players to this year's team, which includes five ...



BC High starts fast, makes quick work of CM boys’ hockey  The Boston Globe

Thomas Kramer's first-period goal 2:22 into regulation set the tone for the Eagles in a 5-1 victory over the Knights at Warrior Ice Arena.



Baseball icon Mary Pratt joins the century league  The Patriot Ledger

All-American Girls Professional Baseball icon Mary Pratt of Quincy turns 100 at Grove Manor Estates in Braintree.



Combined high school marching band revived in Quincy  The Patriot Ledger

Quincy school musicians are becoming a true marching band after parents and city music teachers began working to revive the once-thriving band program ...



Quincy Chinese New Year celebration on Feb. 11  Sampan

Noon to 5 p.m.. 316 Hancock Street. Quincy, MA 02171. The annual Lunar New Year Market and Food Festival will take place at North Quincy High School, ...



North Quincy grads told to create their own opportunities  The Patriot Ledger

North Quincy High School valedictorian Deanna Leung tells classmates there is no predetermined path in life.



ALL-SCHOLASTICS: Starts Monday - Sports  The Patriot Ledger

Don't miss our week-long salute to the best student-athletes on the South Shore, beginning Monday, eight teams, 173 players. Scroll through the photo gallery ...



Timberlane, Hampstead superintendent a finalist for job in Hingham, Mass.  The Union Leader

PLAISTOW — The superintendent for the Timberlane Regional and Hampstead school districts is a finalist for the top job at a district in Massachusetts.



H.S. BOYS BASKETBALL: Jean Louis Jr. taking big steps with North Quincy  The Patriot Ledger

Averaging almost 24 points per night with a diverse, athletic game, the 6-foot sophomore is growing as a player, and a student. QUINCY – Jean Louis Jr. is ...



ALL-SCHOLASTIC: Boys volleyball  The Patriot Ledger

Meet our All-Scholastic boys volleyball team for the spring of 2018.



Prom night in Quincy  Wicked Local

Over 300 people attended the North Quincy High School senior prom, held at Granite Links, in Quincy on Friday. Click on the arrow next to the photos to see ...



A GOOD AGE: A teacher never forgets  The Patriot Ledger

Emily Stein Blampied of Hanover recognized the name of Michael McCormack in a story about younger onset Alzheimer's disease. He was the wonderful child ...



ALL-SCHOLASTICS: Players of the year, spring 2018  The Patriot Ledger

VOLLEYBALL. TIMMY CHIU. North Quincy. Related *content*. Ledger All-Scholastic teams · Scott Zolak helps honor All-Schols. 99999999. Scott Zolak helps ...



North Quincy students compete in statewide "High School Quiz Show"  Wicked Local

Sudents from four local schools will compete on this season of WGBH's "High School Quiz Show." North Quincy High's team filmed their episode on Saturday ...



Residents celebrate Kings life, Quincys diversity  The Patriot Ledger

QUINCY – Displaying a photograph of his graduating class of 1982 at North Quincy High School, state Sen. John Keenan pointed out a distinct feature: all but ...



Asian-American students drawn to military cadet program  The Patriot Ledger

Attend a parade, ceremony or other formal occasion in Quincy, and you're likely to see the North Quincy High School Junior ROTC wearing trim uniforms and ...



ALL-SCHOLASTIC: Softball  The Patriot Ledger

Meet our All-Scholastic softball team for the spring of 2018.



Violandi-Gilfeather  The Patriot Ledger

Barbara Violandi and Barry Gilfeather were married Nov. 9 in a private outdoor ceremony held at The Dry Creek Vista among the red rocks of Sedona, Ariz., ...



ALL-SCHOLASTICS: Girls basketball  The Patriot Ledger

Meet our All-Scholastic girls basketball team for the winter of 2017-2018.



Suicide of star student-athlete leaves grief and questions  The Boston Globe

Friends and family don't know exactly why 18-year-old Matt Gerakis stepped in front of a train, but they believe the tragedy was preventable.



Quincy celebrates Flag Day with parade, fireworks  The Patriot Ledger

Thousands of spectators line the route of the city's 67th annual Flag Day parade and watch a concert and fireworks. QUINCY — Thousands lined the streets of ...



BOYS' SOCCER: Foxboro passes first-round test before Dartmouth  The Sun Chronicle

Foxboro High senior Shane VandenBoom scored two goals as the No. 13-seeded Warrior boys' soccer team matched the physicality of No. 4-seeded Quincy ...



Quincy city councilor says field dedication sends wrong message to abuse victims  The Patriot Ledger

As a survivor of sexual abuse, Quincy City Councilor Brian Palmucci says he wants no part in the celebration of a new school field that honors, among others, ...



Hard to beat North Quincy  The Patriot Ledger

North Quincy boasts the city's most vibrant business district in the area where Billings Street intersects Route 3A. The neighborhood also offers sweeping views ...



Quincy schools name change would be a shame, says family  The Patriot Ledger

Mayor Thomas Koch is suggesting a name change for the new middle school building planned for southwest Quincy, hoping to help restore some neighborhood ...



ALL-SCHOLASTICS: Boys volleyball  The Patriot Ledger

Meet our All-Scholastic boys volleyball team for the spring of 2016.



Quincy sees hike in demolitions during building boom  The Patriot Ledger

QUINCY – The city's last synagogue, a 60-year-old YMCA building and many houses have fallen under the shadow and might of a backhoe in 2015.



GRIDIRON GREATS: Local football legends share their Thanksgiving stories  The Patriot Ledger

We asked former high school players to tell us their most memorable Thanksgiving football memories so we could share them with our readers.



ALL-SCHOLASTICS: Boys soccer  The Patriot Ledger

Meet our All-Scholastic boys soccer team for the fall of 2017.



Photos: Photos from our readers, 2017  The Patriot Ledger

We love to run your photos. Send them to newsroom@ledger.com with your name, town, and full caption information. [1/215] Dick Trust. Scituate Harbor on ...



Baseball icon Mary Pratt of Quincy to turn 99 on Nov. 30  The Patriot Ledger

Mary Pratt of Quincy, who pitched in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League,turns 99 on Nov. 30, 2017.



John W. Holmes  Cape Cod Times

CHATHAM - John W. Holmes, beloved husband of Jill, father of Kate, and grandfather of Jasper, died peacefully on Monday, June 19, 2018.The only child of ...



H.S. FOOTBALL: North Quincy wont be a one-man show  The Patriot Ledger

Two-time All-Scholastic running back Antoine Allen has graduated, so North Quincy High knows it must embark on more of a team-oriented game. With a wealth ...



25 years after Ruby Ridge, Quincy honors slain marshal  The Patriot Ledger

U.S. marshals needed to send in their best, so they turned to Bill Degan, the kid from Squantum. On a different Aug. 21, this one 25 years ago, Deputy Marshal ...



Continuing Commitment:LaQuaglia Will Walk in Memory of His Daughter  Revere Journal

Continuing his commitment to raising funds for cancer research, Revere resident Ron LaQuaglia will participate in the 30th Annual Boston Marathon Jimmy ...



Quincy mayor talks about Long Island bridge battle: On The Record  WCVB Boston

The Long Island Bridge and the opioid crisis are just some of the topics discussed with Quincy Mayor Thomas Koch.



ALL-SCHOLASTICS: Rugby, volleyball  The Patriot Ledger

Meet our All-Scholastic volleyball and rugby team for the spring of 2017.



Wollaston MBTA station closes for 20 months of work  The Patriot Ledger

QUINCY – John Keenan didn't get many phone calls on Monday, and he counts that as a good thing.Keenan, a Quincy state senator who has been something of ...



DANGER ZONE: 900 crashes in 13 years show Quincy is no place for pedestrians  The Patriot Ledger

One fine day in May, we sent five reporters and two photographers to some of the busiest pedestrian crossings in Quincy. You won't believe what they saw.



Margaret Slein wins Wilma Shields Award at the South Shore Regional Science Fair  The Patriot Ledger

A study of invasive Asian crabs in New England waters won Margaret Slein, of Scituate, the chance to present her science project at the International Science ...



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