Thursday, May 16 Published weekly since August 2017
The Army & Navy Club opened 100 years ago -- just four years after Washington School. Both were busy tonight, as Jim Calhoun and other celebs were at the club for a sports night as part of their centennial weekend while Washington (which is closing in June) had a staff reunion and community open house. Scroll down for more and -- if you like this newsletter -- click here to subscribe.
The Week Ahead
Friday night -- see the new 'Things In A Park' book and check out and learn about the new Rec on the Run van. It's at Spruce from 5-8 p.m.
Also: We've got more town events listed in our 'OneMan Central' log (and the town events calendar is another trove of information). As for the schools, you can also check out MPS Central, which lists future district happenings, half-days and more. And if we are missing anything, anywhere, just email firstname.lastname@example.org to add an item.
In The News
Although the banner atop the MHS student newspaper (and its website) features a feathered nod to the school mascot, some students are advocating that the school nickname ('Indians') be changed.
The 38th Randy Smith Journal Inquirer Greater Manchester Invite is Saturday at MHS starting at 9 a.m. (Shown here are MHS steeplechasers.) Click here for a race preview and for more sports notes and news, check outOneManchester Sports Central.
ONEMANCHESTER is compiled by Jim Farrell and Paul Ofria of the school district's communications office based on contributions from people and institutions throughout town. Jim, the district's communications director, can be reached at email@example.com or 860-268-6377.