Arlington High senior Julia Griffin, joining in a street-hockey game as part of her job this spring at Dallin Elementary’s after-school program, will attend the University of Massachusetts Amherst in the fall.

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Arlington High senior Julia Griffin, joining in a street-hockey game as part of her job this spring at Dallin Elementary’s after-school program, will attend the University of Massachusetts Amherst in the fall.

After tragedy, Arlington High senior looks forward to new chapter

Julia Griffin’s traumatic experience of losing her father gained her a layered outlook on life. By Katheleen Conti

At Vine Brook Tavern, grilled Faroe Island  salmon is served with a ginger miso broth.

LOCAL FARE

Vine Brook Tavern a historic treat in Lexington

The Vine Brook Tavern strives to be “an extension of a dining room in your house where everyone gathers,” says owner Marcus Palmer.

A peace rally was held at the Holocaust memorial in Lynn on May 22.

Steven A. Rosenberg

Holocaust survivor reminded of hate after Lynn cementary desecration

“When I look at a memorial, I see the faces of all of the kids I went to school with in 1942,” survivor Eric Kahn said.

Latest Globe West headlines

Waltham High assigns ‘Serial’ podcast to students, teachers

Instead of summer reading, the high school is asking all students and teachers to listen to “Serial” this summer.

Couple looks for support to restore graves at Waltham cemetery

Led to a Waltham cemetery by their genealogical pursuit, a Rhode Island couple is spearheading efforts to bring hundreds of sunken headstones to the light of day.

CATCHING UP WITH

Catching Up With ... Jeff Sherman, Newton Catholic, Assumption College baseball

The four-time All-Northeast-10 Conference selection homered in the 1990 New England All-Star game at Fenway Park.

Concord teen turns to crowdfunding to save toy store

After the venerable Toy Shop of Concord announced plans to close, a 16-year-old resident set up a GoFundMe page for the store.

Brookline votes to require restaurants to offer tap water

Brookline Town Meeting also passed a measure that prohibits the town from spending tax dollars to purchase bottled water.

ON THE MOVE

Tune in: Massachusetts Walking Tour kicks off June 16

Raianne Richards, Mark Mandeville and fellow musicians lead hikes,. perform concerts in communities along Bay State Circuit Trail

2015 Massachusetts Walking Tour schedule

Th sixth annual tour kicks off June 16 with a concert at the Jamaica Plain Boathouse.

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL

Newton North baseball well-armed for long tourney run

Coach Joe Siciliano’s 15-6 squad may fall short of defending Super 8 title, but have pitching to contend in Division 1

Watertown group pushing for non-T transit

A local citizen’s group is looking at adding extra means of public transportation.

PLAY OF THE WEEK

Play of the Week: Sophia Turchetta, Bromfield School lacrosse

The junior lacrosse star broke the state record for career points when tallied nine goals in a 10-8 win over Groton-Dunstable.The junior lacrosse star broke the state record for career points when tallied nine goals in a 10-8 win over Groton-Dunstable.

NOTEWORTHY

Globe West: Noteworthy performances

Noteworthy performances from athletes residing in communities west of Boston.

LOCAL FARE

Vine Brook Tavern a historic treat in Lexington

The Vine Brook Tavern strives to be “an extension of a dining room in your house where everyone gathers,” says owner Marcus Palmer.

Interactive Graphic

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See the number of concussions reported by area high schools with a sortable table.