Congratulations to Jacob Sinclair-Steeves, the winner of the first ever Martins Pond Scholarship. Jacob’s essay was chosen from the excellent pool of applications. Next year’s scholarship details will be announced in Spring 2018. Jacob’s entry p1 | p2
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Congratulations to all the kids who participated in the 20th Annual Children’s Fishing Derby! Ages 3-6 1st Derek Hallera (5) 1.54 Large Mouth Bass 2nd Ryan Heos (6) 1.25 Catfish 3rd Emily Maudsley (4) .90 Large Mouth Bass Ages 7-10 1st Brendon Heos (10) 1.04 Catfish 2nd Makayla Crowley (10) .78 Catfish 3rd Kate Manzi (10) .62 Large Mouth Bass Ages 11-16 1st Ryan Dobbyn (12) 1.47 Large Mouth Bass 2nd Kiley Martel (16) 1.28 Large Mouth Bass 3rd Antony
Bring your rod and reel to the 20th Annual Children’s Fishing Derby on June 24. Sponsored by the Wildside Bass Club and the Martin’s Pond Association, this annual event is a favorite with all our young anglers! Children ages 3-16 can enter–registration begins at 8am. Bring your own rod, bait, and bucket. The first 75 registrants present will receive a free hat–and all participants will get a free lunch. Trophies and prizes will be awarded, and a good time will
On Wednesday, May 31, 2017 Martin’s Pond will be treated for watermilfoil and fanwort. Both are highly aggressive invasive plants that can quickly overtake small lakes and ponds. If not controlled, milfoil and fanwort can have damaging effects on natural wildlife, vegetation and recreational activities as they will continue to grow at a very rapid pace. SOLitude Lake Management of Shrewsbury, MA has been retained to respond to this invasive plant infestation. Please note the following important information regarding this
You may have read in the Transcript that we are treating next week. I did not write the article nor did I review it. Those of you who have followed our treatments know that there is a knock back of natives when this is done contrary to what the article states, however the natives will return. We also know that the invasives will eventually return as well and this is a control method. We are using pelletized treatments and divers
Our hearts go out to our neighbors that lost their home this morning. Thank you to the North Reading, MA Firefighters Local 1857 and the fire departments from surrounding towns for keeping it contained. House ‘completely leveled’ after possible explosion in North Reading A North Reading home is “completely leveled,” firefighters say after a 2-alarm fire ripped through the building. More info @ http://ift.tt/2qIoJM6 Automated post from Martins Pond – http://ift.tt/1PFe6Un May 20, 2017 at 11:57AM
Dog Breath Photography was featured on WCVB’s Chronicle on May 2. Kaylee Greer grew up in the Martin’s Pond neighborhood. Her pet photography is amazing. from Martins Pond http://ift.tt/1PFe6Un
Martin’s Pond Community Pride Scholarship The Martin’s Pond Association is proud to offer a $500 scholarship to be awarded to a graduating senior from the Martin’s Pond neighborhood in North Reading towards the pursuit of college or trade school. In the spirit of community pride, neighbors fully funded this award. The scholarship will be awarded based on a submitted essay. Essays will be judged based on honesty, integrity, thoughtfulness, respect for the environment, and neighborhood pride. A hardcopy of
The Haunted Hornet Halloween event October 15 will not be held at Clarke Park–it will be at the Batchelder School in the center of town. Shuttles will run from the parking at the Middle/High school. Watch the Friends of Hornet Productions site for more details!
Watch Larry’s video of the status of Martin’s Brook at the Route 62 Bridge. on YouTube Martins Brook at Rt. 62 in Wilmington, MA. The stream is dry due to the drought.