Tag Archives: Massachusetts

School Files Child Abuse Report

September 9, 2014: New England News reported a Duxbury, Massachusetts high school is investigating an alleged confrontation between a staff member and two students that took place near the end of August. New England News wrote:

According to Duxbury Police, the school's principal confirmed there were allegations that a physical confrontation occurred between the staff member...

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Massachusetts school cook threatens to shoot up school, police say

February 4, 2014 Fox News published a report about Wendy Ferris, a Norfolk school cafeteria cook who is facing charges after she allegedly threatened to shoot up the school over a batch of overcooked cookies. Fox news wrote: Wendy Ferris, the cafeteria cook at the Norfolk school, was reportedly upset about a co-worker re-baking cookies she had...
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Mass. school cafeteria worker charged with raping friend’s 15-year-old son

January 16, 2014, The Daily News reported about the arrest and arraignment of the 36 year old school employee for sexual allegations between herself and a juvenile.  To read more about Janelle Foley, utilize the source link below. A married mother of four who works at a Massachusetts middle school cafeteria has been charged with raping...
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Former Holyoke teacher Lisa Lavoie sent to jail for 18 months for contact with statutory rape victim

MassLive (Massachusettes) reports about the arrest, sentencing, and probation for the 2009 rape case of a 15 year old student by the middle school teacher from Holyoke Middle School.  The judge sentenced Lavoie to 18 months in jail for violating a condition of her probation that forbid any contact between herself and the victim.  To...
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Cheating Scandal Dulls Pride in Athletics at Harvard

September 2012, The New York Times, published an article written by Bill Pennington about co-captains of the basketball team who were implicated in a widespread academic cheating scandal that may involve dozens of varsity athletes. As many as 125 students in a class of 279 students were being investigated. Pennington writes: CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Six months ago,...
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