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Camozzi, Ermenegildo

Ermenegildo “Gildo” Camozzi, 77, of Norwood, passed away February 11 at home surrounded by his loving family. Born in Bergamo, Italy, he came to the United States in 1960 at the age of 19. He previously lived in Hyde Park and has lived in Norwood for the last 40 years. Gildo was the owner of […]

CHS student responds to ‘hall of flags’ criticism

Dear Editor: Last week I read a letter in the Canton Citizen in which someone stated that they wished to take down the hall of flags in the high school, and as an involved senior at Canton High School I feel my opinion should be heard. To the author, Mary McHugh: I am proud of […]

First Parish OWL classes offer valuable lessons for teens

Dear Editor: I am thinking about the teens who are going off to college. I have heard the comments: no one teaches the youth about becoming an adult. We do live in a digital age and conversations are more important than ever. This is why I am writing you this letter. Let’s just say, as […]

A Look Inside: Canton Citizen’s February 15 edition

Check out this week’s issue of the Citizen for the latest in Canton news, sports, events, and more. Highlights from the February 15 edition include: * Update on the investigation into the recent fatal crash on High Street * Photos from St. John’s annual Father-Daughter Dance by Moira Sweetland * Canton’s NHS chapter raising the bar with service work * Where […]

O’Brien, Rose E.

Rose E. O’Brien (Harkins), 88, of Canton, passed away February 5 at Hancock Park and Nursing Center in Quincy. Born in Clonmany County, Donegal, Ireland, she came to the United States at the age of 21. She previously lived in Roslindale before moving to Canton in 1975. She worked as a book binder for the […]

McClellan, John W.

John W. McClellan, 92, of Canton, passed away February 4 at the Hellenic Nursing Home in Canton. Born in Boston, he was raised in Quincy and has lived in Canton since 1953. He served in the Navy on the USS Lexington during World War II from 1943 to 1946 and went on to graduate from […]

Purnell, Michael

Michael Purnell, 45, of Canton, passed away suddenly yet peacefully on January 27, 2018. Mike was born in Boston but was raised in California before moving back to Boston in 1996. Mike worked for Harpoon Brewery for 20 years where he met some of his closest friends, who were like family. He married his wife, […]

Sanderson, Eunice M.

Eunice M. Sanderson (MacAskill), of Canton, formerly of Everett, passed away January 24 surrounded by her loving family. Born in Malden, she was raised in Everett and graduated from Everett High School. She was a devoted wife and homemaker and has lived in Canton for the last six years and enjoyed spending her summers in […]

CHS ‘Hall of Flags’ needs to be reconsidered

Dear Editor: I read in the Canton Citizen recently that a student group was planning to add some new flags to the display in the Canton High School lobby. I am deeply concerned about this and am hoping the “Hall of Flags” can be properly vetted and reconsidered. I am curious how this display first […]

Under the Sea

Leah Condon as Ariel with Camila Cutter as Flounder, and Chloe Guerschuny, Elle Grant, Izzy Digirolamo and Georgia Ann Penders as Fish

The Dean S. Luce Elementary School fourth and fifth graders proudly presented Disney’s The Little Mermaid Jr. on Friday and Saturday, February 2 and 3, in the CHS auditorium. See this week’s Canton Citizen for more play photos by Michelle Stark. Play Cast Pilot – Thaddeus Bloomfield; Grimsby – Jayden Hinds; Triton – Ryan Garrett; […]

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