Merrimac Elementary Hosts ALS Ride for Life

Chris Pendergast came to Merrimac along with Paul Weisman to celebrate the completion of the twentieth commemorative ALS Ride for Life. The group journeyed from Yankee Stadium - in memory of Lou Gehrig - and ended…

Waverly raises $40,000 for St. Baldrick’s

More than 70 students and staff at Waverly Avenue Elementary School had their heads shaved in honor of cancer awareness through St. Baldrick's.   The school raised a building-record $40,000 just this year, and have…

Support MaKenzie and “Rock the Socks”

During science classes at Sagamore Middle School on Friday last week, students “Rocked the Socks” to support Makenzie. Students wore crazy socks on their feet and hands raise awareness for this disease on her first…

Waverly donates 600-plus Valentine boxes

The Valentine Box Project began with two retired Sachem teachers wondering how they could make a difference.  Because of their deep love for reading, Sue Hart and Marie McNair, decided to collect books for children…