Civic Alert: Scam Call Claiming To Be Hingham Police

Photo by Joshua Ross. Thursday, October 22, 2020 from Hingham Police Department A resident received a scam phone call seeking their Social Security number from someone claiming to be from the Hingham Police yesterday. Remember, no police department, government agency, or legitimate caller would ever call asking for your personal information such as Social Security …

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Blanket Project Helps METCO Students Stay Warm While Riding the Bus

Courtesy photos: Michele Auditore, left from customer service, with Amy Shea, manager of Hingham Shipyard Dependable Cleaners. Wednesday, October 21, 2020 by Carol Britton Meyer Thanks to a local effort, this fall and winter, 25 elementary METCO students will have a much warmer and more comfortable long ride to the Hingham Public Schools that they …

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Hingham Housing Authority Receives 100K State-Funded Grant for Creative Placemaking

Photo provided by the Hingham Housing Authority. Thursday, October 15, 2020 submitted by the Hingham Housing Authority. The Hingham Housing Authority, now under a new administration with James Marathas serving as Executive Director, through a management agreement with the Quincy Housing Authority, has received a $100,000 Grant Award from the Massachusetts Department of Housing and …

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Town of Hingham Annual Veterans Day Observance Will Air Wednesday, November 11 at 11:00 Hours

Wednesday, October 14, 2020, submitted by SCPO Keith Jermyn, USN, Director of Veterans’ Services for the Town of Hingham. A Harbor Media Production Airing on Comcast #97, 22, 9 and Verizon #2131, 29, 30 The staff at Harbor Media has graciously agreed to produce this community event, one that the Veterans and citizens of Hingham …

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Hingham’s Derby Academy Announces Colleen M. Ramsden as New Head of School

Photo courtesy of Connor Gleason, Director of Marketing and Communications at Derby Academy. Saturday, September 26, 2020 courtesy of Derby Academy Derby Academy and its Board of Trustees are pleased to announce the appointment of Colleen M. Ramsden as Derby Academy’s 35th Head of School, beginning July 1, 2021. Ms. Ramsden brings to Derby Academy …

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School News: Hybrid Model Expected to Start Monday; Foster School Funding Update

Photo by Joshua Ross Photography September 22, 2020 by Carol Britton Meyer Following eight days of remote learning for most students, the Hingham Public Schools reopening plan will move to Phase II — the hybrid model, which is a combination of remote and in-person learning — next Monday, Sept. 28, barring unforeseen circumstances, Supt. of …

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State Representative Joan Meschino Calls for Mass Dept. to Protect Residents’ Health from Weymouth Compressor Station

September 15, 2020 courtesy of Joan Meschino “In view of the emergency shutdown of the Weymouth Compressor Station Friday morning due to a gasket failure, it’s all the more urgent for Mass. Department of Environmental Protection to step up and actually protect us from harm,” said State Rep. Joan Meschino (D-Hull). State Representative Joan Meschino …

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