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Generations of children have played in the Cabot schoolyard beneath the statue of Humpty Dumpty.

Humpty Dumpty sits atop Newton school debate

Dueling renovation plans are focused on the Cabot School’s storied 1929 facade.By Ellen Ishkanian

BUSINESS PLAN

Tea evangelist shares knowledge at tastings

Hillel Bromberg of Newton is a tea sommelier certified by the International Tea Masters Association and owner of Tea Oasis

The Argument: Should Newton reduce its City Council to 13 members?

Should Newton reduce its City Council to 13 members?

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BUSINESS PLAN

Tea evangelist shares knowledge at tastings

Hillel Bromberg of Newton is a tea sommelier certified by the International Tea Masters Association and owner of Tea Oasis

Globe West Commentary

Notes to Globe West from readers commenting on a range of stories.

NOTEWORTHY

GlobeWest: Noteworthy performances

Lasell senior midfielder Bridget Munnelly was tabbed the GNAC Defensive Player of the Year for women’s lacrosse.

GIRLS’ LACROSSE

Drawing upon success, Needham High girls point to the circle

In the MIAA tourney, teams will advance, or be sent home depending on their prowess controlling faceoffs.

CATCHING UP WITH ...

Kate (Roiter) Bayard on point as women’s tennis coach at Tufts

A former captain at Weston High and Harvard, she has guided the Jumbos to 10 NCAA tournament appearances.

CAMPUS ANGLE Q&A

Natick’s Lexi Gifford homers in final at-bat at UConn

Senior captain belts two-run blast in AAC tournament to cap tremendous 52-game senior season for Huskies.

Newton mayor honors teens at annual prayer breakfast

The eight students were highlighted for publicly working to make the city a welcoming and inclusive community.

Humpty Dumpty sits atop Newton school debate

Dueling renovation plans are focused on the Cabot School’s storied 1929 facade.

UP CLOSE

Maynard schools chief shares lessons on mental illness

Robert Gerardi Jr. recently became the state’s first superintendent to sign on to CEOs Against Stigma.

Acton

Acton selectmen seek advice on reusing property

A committee has been formed to study possible uses of the former Walker property.

Brookline to test Beacon Street bike lane

Town Meeting approved a trial plan to eliminate one of two westbound car lanes between Coolidge Corner and Washington Square.

Marlborough

Marlborough library to hold annual picnic, meeting

Efforts to raise funds for a new library will be discussed at the June 8 event.

Blotter tales

BLOTTER TALES

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/05/26/BostonGlobe.com/Regional/Images/HungryraccoonAA.jpg Tewksbury’s furry hitchhiker

People manage to get themselves stuck in the oddest of places, more Trump signs go missing, and other odd tales from local police blotters.

Cartoon Caption Contest

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Submit your own caption, along with your name, hometown and phone number, by e-mailing cartooncaption@globe.com.

On The Move

BRION O’CONNOR | ON THE MOVE

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/08/01/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/Pan-Mass08.jpg Pedaling with passion for a cause

Whether it is a single-day trek, or a weekend event, charity rides promote conscientious camaraderie in support of valuable research and treatment.

Interactive Graphic

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