Monthly Archives: November 2013

Idea Starter: Family Holiday Spray Making

The Lebanon Historical Society is sponsoring a Family Holiday Spray Making Workshop at the Lebanon Historical Society Museum on Sunday, 1 December. Two sessions are planned , one at 1:30 PM and one at 2:30 PM. Pre-registration is recommended There is a $5.00 materials fee per spray … 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: Cheshire officials eye remedy for building permit scofflaws (Cheshire Citizen) ME: Two Stories, Four Wings, Schools Within a … Continue reading

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Reflection Starter from Jim Rohn

“Don’t mistake movement for achievement. It’s easy to get faked out by being busy. The question is: Busy doing what?” – Jim Rohn

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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: Sticker shock hits Darien Board of Education (Darien News) ME: Will Guilford restrict fireworks? Residents sound off in … Continue reading

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Economic Development Idea Starter: Holidays on Main Streets Initiative

The City of Boston, MA is  sponsoring a Holidays on Main Streets small business initiative that is designed to support neighborhood businesses by highlighting the events taking place in and around the City’s 20 Main Streets districts through the end … Continue reading

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Reflection Starter from Eleanor Porter

“Instead of always harping on a man’s faults, tell him of his virtues. Try to pull him out of his rut of bad habits. Hold up to him his better self, his real self that can dare and do and … Continue reading

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Small Business Saturday

A number of communities throughout this region and the rest of the nation are urging residents to save some energy (and money) by turning out to support locally-based, small businesses on Saturday, 30 November – Small Business Saturday (the business … Continue reading

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