Monthly Archives: October 2013

Cultural Services Idea Starter: Historic Timeline

The Oxford, MA, Historical Commission maintains a Historic Timeline on its webpage. This resource is designed to provide significant happenings of the Town’s history in a year-by-year format. To access this Historic Timeline, please visit: Town of Oxford: Historic Timelines … Continue reading

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Little Compton, RI, Honored by Executive Travel Magazine

“The 2012 Census confirmed what most Americans already suspected: These days, more of us are choosing to live in cities. Yet as we downsize to high-rise apartments and squeeze onto subway cars, it’s hard not to yearn for the pleasures … Continue reading

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Recreation Idea Starter: Walk for Your Health

The Manchester, NH, Parks, Recreation and Cemeteries Division, in collaboration with a number of volunteers, sponsors Walk for Your Health an organized group walk with two sessions – spring and fall.  The spring session begins in mid-April (depending on weather … Continue reading

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New England Municipal Government News Headlines

Recent news stories related to municipal government in New England (and issues being faced on the local level) include these articles: CT: City, state officials to fight Norwich sex-offender placement with laws, ordinances (The Day) ME: Skowhegan’s Whitten Brook cleanup … Continue reading

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Congratulations, Bosox!

Congratulations to the Boston Red Sox, who won the World Series, four games to two, with their 6-1 victory over the Saint Louis Cardinals in last night’s game!!! It was truly an exciting series to watch and to participate in. … Continue reading

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Reflection Starter from Morihei Ueshiba

“Create each day anew.” – Morihei Ueshiba

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Public Safety Idea Starter: Voluntary Emergency Preparedness Registry

The City of Worcester, MA, offers a Voluntary Emergency Preparedness Registry that is designed to allow people with disabilities (mobility, visual, hearing, cognitive or mental health) to register in advance with the City of Worcester so that emergency workers may … Continue reading

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