William F. (Bill) Bonifay passed away at home on Feb. 4. Born in Akron, Ohio on July 30, 1929, he was a Korean War veteran. He retired from Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company and was a member of the Local 2 URW. Bill was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Marilyn J. Bonifay, in 2011. He was also preceded by his parents, Aubrey F. Bonifay and Anna Ruth (Hill) Bonifay. He is survived by his sisters, Virginia E. Croasmun and Brenda (Gary) Lindsey, and many precious nephews, nieces, and good friends. Internment will be at Northlawn Memorial Gardens. All services are private.
Threat centered on Hopedale Elementary
HOPEDALE – Sheriff’s cruisers lined the front of Harrison East Elementary in Hopedale Monday afternoon. Parents were notified with a recorded message via phone that a written threat had been made. What kind of threat is unclear but a sheriff’s deputy was seen escorting a dog into the building around 2 p.m. Harrison Hills Board of Education (HHBOE) Superintendent, Dana Snider said briefly that a call came in around 11 a.m. The phone alert informed parents that their children could be picked up at the fire hall at any time. Further details to follow.