Ørsted Donates Books to South School Kindergarteners

Kindergarteners at South Elementary Lauren Burm is a Hingham mother who works for Ørsted as their Head of Public Affairs and Communications for their North American operations.Ørsted, a Danish company that develops, constructs and operates 25 offshore wind farms around the world, recently donated books to every Kindergarten student at South Elementary School and to …

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Newcomers Club to Host Spring Social!

Current, past and future Hingham newcomers – come celebrate the beginning of another amazing summer in Hingham with us on 4/27 7-10 pm at the Paragon Boardwalk. Bring yourself and your friends for cornhole tournaments (newcomers vs. oldcomers?), delicious Italian food, gelato, amazing music, old school arcade games and signature cocktails (cash bar). $25/ticket members, …

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April Vacation Fun at Derby Street Shops

Sing Along with South Shore Conservatory Tuesday, April 16th (11am – 1pm) Located inside the space next to Rustic Kitchen Dance and sing-along with The South Shore Conservatory’s Peter Mundt. Tickets are for children only and are $3 online or $5 at the door. Purchase tickets here. Movie Screening – Beauty & The Beast  Wednesday, April 17th (11am – 1 …

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Saint Paul School Spring Gala Raises Over $160,000

Gala 2019 gh 040619-119Gala 2019 gh 040619-116Gala 2019 gh 040619-96Gala 2019 gh 040619-87Gala 2019 gh 040619-106Gala chairsGala 2019 gh 040619-120 On Saturday, April 6th, 250 guests gathered at Black Rock Country Club to celebrate Saint Paul School at their annual Gala & Auction. Current school and alumni families, parishioners, community members and friends joined in …

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Hingham is Now a Green Community

April 13, 2019 by Carol Britton Meyer Hingham was recently designated a Green Community by the state Department of Energy Resources. Along with that good news came a $142,000 grant. Hingham is in good company, surrounded as it is by other Green Communities, except for Hull. At an awards ceremony at Town Hall, DOER representatives …

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HPS Green Team’s “A Plastic Ocean” Event a Success!

The viewing of the documentary “A Plastic Ocean” at the Middle School yesterday (April 11)  hosted by all of the Hingham Public Schools Green Teams, was a big success. The event was attended by more than 50 people, followed by a meaningful conversation and questions and answers. Posters were put up around town and in …

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6th Annual Pony Up for a Cause Event, May 4th

The 6thAnnual Pony Up for a Cause event is happening on Saturday, May 4that the South Shore Country Club from 4:00-9:00pm.  The annual event celebrates the Kentucky Derby and raises money for a local cause each year. Once again, the event will feature passed appetizers, live music (a bluegrass band and DJ), as well as …

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How our natural world is reacting to climate change

A springtime vista from Hingham’s Eel River Woods, one of HLCT’s publicly-accessible conservation properties. Submitted By Eileen McIntyre, April 6, 2019 As a New England resident, you may have noticed reports that climate change is starting to limit maple syrup production, while pushing the breeding grounds for the American lobster further north. From a consumer …

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FIN-tastic Fundraising by PRS Shark Club

The PRS Shark Club Members from left-right Charlie Inglis, Lucas Proia, Jake Gorra and Liam Mulkerrin. By Hilary Jenison, April 9, 2019 On Saturday April 6th, the members of the Plymouth River School’s Shark Club held a “FIN-nomenal” Save the Sharks fundraiser to “adopt” a Mako Shark as part of the Atlantic Shark Conservancy’s shark …

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