Governor Patrick tours Salem and Melrose to discuss importance of investing in early ed

Governor Deval Patrick toured the Bentley School in Salem and the Franklin Early Childhood Center in Melrose, as an ongoing effort to promote increased investments in early education to grow jobs and create opportunity throughout the Commonwealth. Continue reading

Focal Chinese Music To Re-Open Melrose’s 116-year-old Corinthian Hall

Starting June 10, 2012, Focal Chinese Music Corp. (FCM), a music education and performing arts company will re-open and manage Melrose’s 116-year-old Corinthian Hall. Currently owned by Melrosian Stephen Longmuir, Corinthian Hall, with its 1900s interior preserved and restored, will serve as FCM’s headquarters. Continue reading