Jul 29, 2014

5 Things You Need to Know Today: April 12

The tax deadline this year is later than usual, and students from the Advanced Math and Science Academy put on quite a display Wednesday evening.

5 Things You Need to Know Today: April 12

1. The income tax deadline this year is not the usual April 15 we've had drilled into our collective consciousness, but Tuesday, April 17, due to the prior date being a Sunday. Don't forget!

2. If you'd like to keep up on Marlborough news, but don't always remember to log on Marlborough Patch,  The newsletter goes out each morning with the top stories of the day, and there are several options to best fit your interests and lifestyle. We won't abuse the privilege, and we will never give your email to a third party.

3. There's a healthy debate going on inside one of our recent polls that asks people if they think What do you think? Nearly 350 people have voted or commented so far; add your two cents.

4. A big congratulations goes out to Kathya Acharya, who just won the lower school's annual speech competition. I had the pleasure of judging the finals Wednesday night along with Rep. Steven Levy and AMSA assistant principal Melani Galante. Acharya and seven other finalists from grades six through eight blew it out of the water! Also, thanks to English teacher Mark Vital () for coordinating the event. 

5. Marlborough said goodbye to too many people over the past week. We posted this week's edition of "Gone But Not Forgotten" late Wednesday with details and service information. Post memorials in the comments. 

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