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The Gloucester High School Scholarship Bulletin is now available at: www.gloucesterschools.com — under Documents on the main page of the GHS section. Unless otherwise indicated, all scholarships must be in the main office by 10 a.m. on Monday, April 1. Scholarships that are to be mailed must be postmarked no later than Saturday, March 30. Each requires a separate letter of application and a separate financial statement form. Forms are available in the Main Office.
Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce has partnered with Wicked Local Media Solutions to hold a “brown bag” lunch series of workshops and seminars to bring local business up to the speed of the digital marketing age. The first workshop kicks-off at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 26, from 12 noon to 1 p.m. at the Chamber conference room, 33 Commercial St., Gloucester. Pack a lunch and join us to learn what Facebook, Twitter an optimized website and other social media can do for your business. Space is limited to 20 participants per session, so register early to ensure your spot for this complimentary event. Call Gregory Walsh at 978-283-1601.
SeniorCare’s 39th Meals on Wheels Valentine breakfast fundraiser will take place Thursday, Feb. 14, 7 to 9:30 a.m., at the Gloucester House restaurant. Tickets are $10, $8 for seniors, and may be purchased at the door or by calling 978-281-1750.