Meet Your Neighbor: Laura Parow

Laura has been a North Reading resident since 1978 and is an animal rights activist.

Name: Laura R. Parow

Family: Husband: Michael, Daughter: Kayla Jeanette, Two Dogs: Gus and Lola, Six cats: (yes 6 cats, all rescued) Sammy, Jinxy, Roger, Maggie, Benny and Oliver

Why North Reading?: Moved here with my parents and sibilings from Wakefield MA in 1978, I was 5, so I like consider myself a life long resident of Town.

Industry: Town of North Reading for 22 years, Adimistrative Assistant

School: , Class of 1991, and yes while it was being renovated.

Hobbies: Gardening and Animal Rescue

Favorite Music: Country is my favorite but I also love all music, I played the piano as a child taking after my Noni, Mrs. Balcom from Mount Vernon Street taught us both

Other Interests: I love camping in OOB Maine, I love spending time with my family and I love being with my friends

Favorite Movie: Stand By Me has always been my absolute favorite, I remember one summer we watched it everyday

Favorite book: The Lovely Bones

Favorite Restaurant: , Tokyo Steakhouse and

Fun Facts: I am an animal rights activist, I would do anything for an animal, my hopes for the future is that the stronger laws can be passed to help protect the voiceless. I have many friends all over the country that I have met through this endeavor and my life has been made so much better for having them in it.  I love being a mom and I am inspired by my Mom Janet who passed away in 2010.

Joe Veno May 14, 2012 at 12:47 AM
Laura is a wonderful person and has done an outstanding job working for the town for over 22 years.
April Tighe May 14, 2012 at 05:20 PM
Laura, You are a wonderful Mother and sister, you inspire me to be a better person. Mom would be very proud of you . 11:11
Laura!!!!! You are a gem in the animal rescue world! to think, we met due to a lost dog. looking forward to connecting with you and making a difference in cat rescue world together. patty barr, stoneham (volunteer with lots of love cat rescue, wilmington, ma)


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