Author Archives: thoslop

About thoslop

Thomas Lopatosky is editor & publisher of New England City & Town.

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: Skaters ramp up work on skate park (The News-Times) ME: Brunswick student gardeners farm food, life skills (The … Continue reading

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Public Safety Idea Starter: Wandering Program

The Penobscot Regional Communications Center, serving Penobscot County, Maine, has established a Wandering Program designed to provide a critical network of real time information (including a photograph to Law Enforcement) to assist in locating individuals prone to wander due to … Continue reading

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Reflection Starter from Dale Carnegie

“Don’t be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of … 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: Danbury seniors logged 7,000 volunteer hours last year (The News-Times) ME: Wiscasset to Explore Traffic Guards for Downtown … Continue reading

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Health Services Idea Starter: Travel Vaccination Services Clinic

The Pomperaug District Department of Health, serving the Towns of Oxford, Southbury, and Woodbury, CT, offers a semi-monthly Travel Vaccination Services clinic designed to offer all vaccinations recommended for international travel as well as prescriptions for medications to prevent malaria and … Continue reading

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Reflection Starter from Demosthenes

“Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.” – Demosthenes

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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: Hidden in Plainfield, tri-town line a part of history (Norwich Bulletin) ME: Portland to roll out recycling carts, … Continue reading

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