The expansion of the existing location will include the addition of Little Sal’s Culinary Institute, Little Sal’s Cafe with new food options, a new arts and crafts area, a Whole Foods sponsored grocery store and Smart Board technology for classrooms and party rooms. The expansion is expected to be completed by summer 2013.
Imajine That is the 2012 winner of the Boston Parents Paper, Best Play Space and Best of the Best, North Shore Magazine. Imajine That is currently located at The Riverwalk, 354 Merrimack St., Lawrence, with two current Boston Public Schools pop ups, with eight additional locations slated to open within Boston Public Schools by fall 2013.
NORTH ANDOVER — Edgewood’s recent Aqua Zumba event raised $800 for the Massachusetts Alzheimer’s Association. Over 27 participants participated in the fundraiser. Aqua Zumba is a fun and safe way to exercise in the water and provides great cardio and toning benefits. Nancy Ryan, the exercise specialist at Edgewood, was an instructor at the event. Ryan teaches Aqua Zumba classes three times a week to residents as well as Zumba classes at the North Andover Senior Center.
LOWELL — Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union announces that it earned an overall rating of “Outstanding” from the state’s Division of Banks following its 2012 Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) review. This is the third consecutive CRA review in which Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union has received an overall rating of “Outstanding.” It was also rated as “Outstanding” during its 2008 and 2004 reviews by the state Division of Banks.
ANDOVER — Boston Partners Financial Group of Andover, led by Managing Partner Mark Marroni, JD, LLM, CLU, ChFC, has been named the recipient of the Leading with Excellence – President’s Trophy from John Hancock Financial Network, as announced recently by Brian Heapps, president, John Hancock Financial Network (JHFN). This is the highest honor JHFN bestows upon one of its independent firms nationwide. As recipient of JHFN’s top award, the firm, its management team and financial representatives have demonstrated that they consistently deliver a personalized, high-touch approach to helping their clients achieve their financial goals.