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2012-04-22 23:01:03

Massachusetts Workers' Compensation & personal injury industry expert Michael Ready of Ready, Kiernan & McNally LLP featured speaker at Braintree Rehabilitation Hospital Work Related Injury Conference: Clinical Updates & Industry Trends on May 11, 2012 at the Lantana Conference Center in Randolph, Massachusetts Randolph, MA (PRWEB) April 22, 2012 Massachusetts Workers' Compensation & personal injury industry expert Michael Ready of Ready, Kiernan & McNally LLP featured...

2008-09-11 18:00:15

RANDOLPH - The premier career fair event south of Boston will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday at Lombardo's, 6 Billings Road, Randolph. The fair will include businesses looking to hire employees for retail, professional, technical, health care, medical and manufacturing jobs. Job seekers should bring several copies of their resumes. Originally published by Patriot Ledger staff. (c) 2008 Patriot Ledger, The; Quincy, Mass.. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All rights Reserved.

2008-08-29 09:00:52

By FRED HANSON BACK TO SCHOOL - RANDOLPH The groundwork was laid during the summer, with the hiring of new staff members and the revision of curriculums. And when classes begin on Tuesday, the work on the transformation of the Randolph schools will begin in earnest. "We are celebrating the beginning of the revival of the Randolph Public Schools," School Superintendent Richard Silverman told teachers and other staff members during a pre-opening meeting on Wednesday. "We have a mission to...

2008-07-31 12:00:41

By FRED HANSON Randolph In celebrating its 10th anniversary Wednesday night, Randolph Community Television paid tribute to a pioneer of local cable access programming. Its studios at Randolph High School were named for the late Evan Korey, who for 14 years hosted "Evan Korey's Variety Plus," a showcase for local talent. A magician, Korey had also worked as an administrative assistant at the school. "He wanted to be like Ed Sullivan," said Bob Stone, a Randolph High School classmate...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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