Arlington High School Receives Gold Medal Distinction!

April 30th, 2014 by BOWES
Arlington High School has received Gold Medal distinction in the U.S. News & World Report Best High School Rankings.

Arlington High School receives Gold Medal

Arlington High School has received Gold Medal distinction in the U.S. News & World Report Best High School Rankings.  This year AHS ranked 21st among the 75 Massachusetts schools that made the criteria for evaluation. There are 352 high schools in Massachusetts. Our national ranking is 465 out of the 19,411 schools that were reviewed (top 2%).  Our standing as a science, technology, engineering and mathematics, or STEM, school is 200 out of 700 schools ranked nationally.

Among the many Massachusetts schools in the 2014 rankings of U.S. News Best High Schools, 22 were awarded gold medals, 41 earned silver medals and 12 received bronze medals.

Arlington has also been named to the College Board’s AP Honor Roll for three years for continuing to expand access to AP courses while maintaining or improving performance.

All Arlington educators and staff share in the pride of our students’ accomplishments, as the preparation for rigorous courses begins at an early age.

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 Congratulations Arlington!!

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Thank you Arlington! The 2014 Patriots Day Parade and Paul Revere Ride Was a Great Success!

April 23rd, 2014 by BOWES
Patriots Day 2014

Great Day at Arlington’s 2014 Patriot’s Day Parade!

Thanks to all who came out on Monday to cheer along the Parade route and welcome Paul Revere and William Dawes at the Arlington Town Hall!

On Monday, April 21st, Arlington again become Menotomy as we celebrated our Town’s importance on the first day of the American Revolution.

Arlington residents came out in force to greet re-enactment riders Paul Revere and William Dawes. Children made welcome signs for the riders with craft materials, activities provided by the Arlington Historical Society, music from the colonial era performed by Diane Taraz, and refreshments were served. The festivities at the Town Hall were hosted by the Arlington Committee on Tourism and Economic Development and sponsored by BOWES Real Estate.

Thanks again for all who participated.  See you next year!

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Join Us on Monday, April 21st for the Re-enactment of Paul Revere’s Famous Ride!

April 18th, 2014 by BOWES
Arlington MA Town Hall Paul Revere Ride Re-enactment

Paul Revere Ride Re-enactment @ Town Hall

On Monday, April 21st, Arlington again becomes Menotomy as we celebrate our Town’s importance on the first day of the American Revolution.

Join your fellow Menotomians at the Arlington Town Hall as we greet re-enactment riders Paul Revere and William Dawes. Make a welcome sign for the riders with craft material provided. Children’s dress-up activity with photo by the Arlington Historical Society.  Music from the colonial era performed by Diane Taraz.  Snacks and light food will be available.

Event hosted by the Arlington Committee on Tourism and Economic Development and sponsored by BOWES Real Estate.

See you there!

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Thank You Arlington for Our Best Year Ever!

February 4th, 2014 by BOWES

We are thrilled to report that 2013 turned out to be the best year in the history of BOWES Real Estate, since its founding in 1945.  We have the great people of Arlington to thank for their friendship, support, loyalty, and the many referrals made throughout the year!

BOWES has sold more homes that our top 3 competitors...combined!

 

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Thanks to Our Christmas Dinner Volunteers!

January 2nd, 2014 by BOWES

Our 36th annual Christmas Day Dinner was another great success, due to the help of many volunteers.

Christmas Dinner at Arlington Elks 2011

Christmas Dinner at Arlington Elks

Approximately 50 dinners were served to any Arlingtonian “eating alone” on Christmas Day. Special thanks to the Arlington Lodge of Elks for use of their facility, to the Council on Aging for the use of its handicap van and their driver, Don Boudreau, our chefs: Pat Casey and Lynne Cabral, our helpers: Steve Rae and Peter Corwin, our servers: Dan and Margaret Haywood and their daughters, Megan, Emily and Kim, Sandy and Dave Casey and our driver: Ted Griffin.

You all know the happiness that you your collective efforts brought to those who enjoyed this special event. Thank you,

Bob Bowes

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