Monthly Archives: December 2014

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: Five towns making plans to mark 350th anniversary of ‘Loving Parting’ (The Day) ME: Weapons, and more, for … Continue reading

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Reflection Starter from Mary Kay Ash

“A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.” – Mary Kay Ash

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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: Flood-prone cottages to be purchased with federal grant (Connecticut Post) ME: Livermore Falls Fire Station requires immediate attention … Continue reading

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Library Idea Starter: Parent/Child Book Groups

The Cambridge, MA, Public Library sponsors Parent/Child Book Groups on the second Tuesday (for ages 7-10) and second Wednesday (for ages 10-13) of every month (6:00-7:00 PM). These meetings are designed to create a place where children and their parents … Continue reading

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Reflection Starter from Michael Jordan

“I’ve missed over 9,000 shots I my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. Twenty-six times I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot…and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life, and that is why … 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: State Easing New Rules Aimed At Cutting Storm Runoff Pollution (Hartford Courant) ME: Paris town officials accept downtown … Continue reading

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Reflection Starter from Vince Lombardi

“People who work together will win, whether it be against complex football defenses, or the problems of modern society.” – Vince Lombardi

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