Fiscal 2018 School Administrators Salaries


Superintendent Everett V. Olsen’s salary increase of 1.5 percent was approved by the School Committee on Aug. 15. The bump will give him an annual salary of $192,909 retroactive to July 1. It’s unclear whether there is an expense and car allowance, performance bonus or other additional monies as the contract was not available. Two email requests to School Committee Chairman Terry Ryan were not immediately returned. Continue Reading →

Back to Drawing Board for Dog Park Task Force

Dog Park Task Force co-chairmen Edie Fruscione (left) and Katelyn Olson. PHOTO BY JOYCE PELLINO CRANE

Subscribe to our free, online newsletter. Dog Park Task Force members and neighbors of the proposed sites at the Aug. 15 School Committee meeting. PHOTO BY JOYCE PELLINO CRANE


The Dog Park Task Force will have to wait longer to nail down a site where dogs can run off leash in Westford, despite its earnest efforts to find the least objectionable location. School Committee members, on Aug. Continue Reading →

VIDEO: “Dementia Friendly Westford” Launches

Julie Wysock, Alison Christopher and Joyce Pellino Crane. WESTFORDCAT PHOTO


Subscribe to our free, online newsletter. Julie Wysocki, a certified dementia practitioner, and town social worker, Alison Christopher, introduce the town-wide program,”Dementia Friendly Westford,” on Main Street, Westford. Continue Reading →