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Class of 1980 35th reunion October 10, 2015

August 10, 2015 by Mchs Reunion (Register to contact)

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Class of 1980 will hold their 35th reunion on October 10, 2015 at Fratello's Restaurant.
Tickets are $35
for information and to reserve a space go to *****.com


August 9, 2015 by Sue Lajoie (Register to contact)

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If you have not received an invitation, please contact us! We either do not have your mailing address. Or the one we have is incorrect (***** or *****
50th Reunion for Central High School, Class of 1965 is being planned for September 19th at the Puritan Backroom Conference Center. We have been trying very hard to locate as many classmates and current addresses as possible; we have located about 280 (we think), and, sadly, have found that about 45 are deceased. Invitations have started to go out. If you should have received one or recognize any of the following names, please message me - or email to ***** or ***** THANK YOU for any help you can send our way! LOOKING FOR - Anne Ackerson, Diane Ball, Richard Babel, Richard Beauchesne, Paul Bergeron, John Blair, Paul Boisvert, Sheila Bonneau, Paul Bouchard, Louise Brakely, Peter Branch, Karen Brown, Bruce Burt, Cynthia Calpin, Rosemary Chaput, Carol Converse, Victor Currier, Diane DeBlois, Alexandra Demos, June Deneau, Ronald Descheneau, Rochelle Drasner, Arthur Dubuc, Leslie Edge, Stephen Feit, Kim Foster, Richard Gagnon, Beverly Gardner, Mabel Graham, Nancy Hall, Nancy Hett, Susan Holodinski, Diane Carol Hunt, Janice Janosz, Sandra Kelly, Nancy Kramacz, Richard Lachance, William Landry, Sarah Langdell, Barry Langer, Rhoda LaRoche, Suzanne Laurendeau, Rodney Le Blanc, David Lord, Roger Manter, Mark Merrill, Richard Meserve, Richard Milligan, Marie Mollomo, Cassie Mourtsakis, Barbara Moynihan, Paul Nizza, Jane Nottenburg, Frederick O'Brien, Thomas O'Connell, David Oliver, Diane Parenteau, Paul Perry, Carole Porter, Sharon Rainville, Donna Resnick, Howard Ross, Linda Rousseau, Edward Roy, Susan Sapounas, Lucien Senechal, James Sereno, June Tsetseranos, Stella Wojtas.

Class of 1965 Reunion

May 9, 2015 by Sue Lajoie (Register to contact)

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Reunion: September 19, 2015
Puritan Backroon
Contact us if you know of anyone who did not receive our SAVE THE DATE mailing.
We are currently working on the invitation and program. Contact us if you have questions.
Hope you will be able to attend!

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Family of Video Game Pioneer Starts Scholarship Fund  U.S. News & World Report

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Harvard-bound Central valedictorian presents project on extended learning opportunities  Manchester Ink Link

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