Meeting Tonight (Tuesday) on Next Steps in School Supt. Search; Decision Possible

Photo by Joshua Ross December 21, 2021 By Carol Britton Meyer The School Committee will meet in person tonight, Dec. 21, to review and consider candidates for the position of Superintendent of Schools,  “with the understanding that the School Committee may vote to enter into negotiations with the successful candidate,” according to the posted agenda. …

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Driver Arrested After Crashing into Cruiser

Photo courtesy of the Hingham Police Department. December 20, 2021 Submitted by the Hingham Police Department A driver was arrested Saturday after crashing into the back of a stopped police cruiser. There were no injuries. On Saturday, December 18, 2021 at 2:47pm an Officer in a marked police cruiser was stopped in traffic on Whiting …

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Weekly Meetings & Agendas: December 20-22

Photo Courtesy of the Town of Hingham December 20, 2021  Personnel Board December 20, 2021, 4:30 PM Town Hall Central North Meeting Room, 2nd floor Personnel Board December 20, 2021, 5:00 PM Town Hall East Hearing Room, 3rd floor School Committee December 20, 2021, 6:30 PM Dec 20, 2021 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and …

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Town of Hingham to Host COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Clinic

December 19, 2021 Submitted by The Town of Hingham The Town of Hingham is pleased to announce it will be hosting a COVID-19 vaccination booster clinic next week for eligible residents. WHEN: Tuesday, Dec. 28 from 9 a.m. to noon. WHERE: South Shore Baptist Church, 578 Main St., Hingham WHO: The clinic will be made …

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Tips on How to Have a Healthy Holiday Season

December 20, 2021 by Judy A. Dunal, MD, a Hingham resident and an internal medicine primary care provider at Brigham and Women’s Harbor Medical Associates It is the time of year when family and friends gather, celebrate together, and share the joy of the holiday season. These gatherings may also inadvertently share more than holiday cheer, …

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1,350 Wreaths Placed At Hingham Veteran’s Gravestones

For the second year in a row, volunteers from the SNAP community laid wreaths at the grave sites of Hingham Veterans.  This year, 1,350 wreaths were placed, up from 550 last year. Donations from various community members and organizations raised the $13,500 to purchase the wreaths.  The 153 boxes arrived last week and were stored …

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Town of Hingham joins national opioid litigation

Photo by Myriam Zilles December 15, 2021 by Carol Britton Meyer Hingham, like many other communities state- and nationwide, has been impacted by the ongoing opioid crisis. Following an executive session Tuesday, the Select Board made the decision to participate in national opioid litigation involving McKesson, Cardinal Health, AmerisourceBergen, Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc., and/or Johnson & …

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Hingham COVID-19 case numbers rising steadily; testing efforts ramping up

Photo by www.peterschreiber.media December 15, 2021 by Carol Britton Meyer Hingham continues to experience a sharp increase in new COVID-19 cases. “The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 142 new COVID-19 cases during the 14-day period reported on Dec. 9, compared to 44 cases over the two-week period reported on Nov. 25,” Town Administrator Tom …

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Why It’s Time to Refinance Your Mortgage

December 14, 2021 Submitted by Brian Cavanaugh There’s a lot of chatter around the rises and dips in today’s real estate market.  Though there’s been an increase in interest rates, they’re still lower than in past years, making now the prime time for homeowners to consider a mortgage refinance.  Is a refinance right for you?  …

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Weekly Meetings & Agendas: December 13th-16th

Photo Courtesy of the Town of Hingham December 13, 2021 Policy Subcommittee of the School Committee December 13, 2021, 10:00 AM Join Zoom Meeting https://hinghamschools.zoom.us/j/88678953387 Meeting ID: 886 7895 3387 One tap mobile +13017158592,,88678953387# US (Washington DC) +13126266799,,88678953387# US (Chicago) Dial by your location +1 646 558 8656 US (New York) Meeting ID: 886 7895 …

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