Category Archives: Health and Human Services

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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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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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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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: Artist planning more murals in downtown Meriden, may receive funding from city (Record-Journal) ME: Maine coastal towns expecting, … Continue reading

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Senior Services Idea Starter: Grandparents and Grandchildren Event

The Brookfield, CT, Senior Center is inviting local senior citizens to bring their grandchildren, or just themselves, for an afternoon of fun with Larry Noiva (a Connecticut ventriloquist) and his gang of puppets. Since it is summer, ice cream will … 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: Summer school reading program takes New Haven students to camp (New Haven Register) ME: Maine encourages schools to … Continue reading

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