This Week's Circulars


Susan Levine and Doug Kwartler, The Lied To's, play the Cat in the Cradle Coffeehouse Saturday night in Byfield.

72 fifth-graders at Bates Elementary School in Salem, Mass. took turns talking with volunteers Monday morning, discussing everything from celebrating New Year's Eve to hosting a cooking show. At each station, students were graded on verbal poise, body language, adaptability to unexpected cha…