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McCann Robotics Team Going to State Competition

The McCann Technical School students have been busy the past few weeks perfecting their champion robot "Bucket O' Bolts."

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Cheshire Water Fails to Make Finals in National Competition

Cheshire had high hopes of making it into the finals but, alas, this wasn't the year. The five semi-finalists chosen were from Iowa, Louisana, North Dakota, Maryland, and Wisconson.

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Cheshire Water to Compete in National Taste Test

The Cheshire Water Department will represent the Bay State next week at the D.C.'s Rural Water Rally Great American Taste Test.

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Tyer Pitches 'Life Academy for Young Women' In Bloomberg's Challenge

Mayor Linda Tyer is pitching the creation of a residential "life academy" aimed to help the city's young women find success. The proposal was made to the Bloomberg Philanthropies Mayor's Challenge, a national competition which could lead to as much as a $5 million prize to implement the idea.

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Adams Dance School Competes In Disney World

Dancecapade School of Dance was one of 10 dance schools in the world that recently competed in the first Walt Disney World Dance Competition. The school brought home four bronze medals and the girls also performed in the Magic Kingdom parade.

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Lee Teenager Wins Congressional Art Competition

Fiora Caligiuri-Randall has a natural gift. Only the second acrylic painting the 14-year-old has painted will now hang in the halls of the Capitol in Washington D.C. Caligiuri's painting beat out 45 other high school artist's work throughout the First Massachusetts Congressional District in this year's Congressional Art Competition.

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'Farm to Hand' Food Truck Wins MCLA's First Entrepreneur Challenge

Twenty-seven teams of two to five students entered the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Challenge last fall, the first-ever competition held by Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts and funded by the Feigenbaum Fund and Jack and Susy Wadsworth. After months of research, planning, and guidance by mentors, four finalist teams stood to present their business plans.

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