Category Archives: Health and Human Services

Senior Services Idea Starter: Nutrition Talk on Preventing Malnutrition

The Stow, MA, Council on Aging is sponsoring a nutrition talk, “Eating Well to Prevent Malnutrition,” on Tuesday, 27 August (12:00 Noon) The talk is free. Interested person may attend lunch beginning at 11:30; the cost for the lunch is … 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: New Haven bans guns at City Hall as part of security review (New Haven Register) ME: Skowhegan school … Continue reading

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FEMA Releases Updated National Mitigation Investment Strategy

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) recently released an updated National Mitigation Investment Strategy (NMIS). NMIS was designed to serve as a whole-community approach towards mitigation activities and risk management across federal, state, local, and tribal and territorial government, 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: 1 year after mass overdoses on New Haven Green, city, police working on prevention (New Haven Register) ME: … Continue reading

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Senior Services Idea Starter: American History Lecture Series

The Lymes’ Senior Center (serving Lyme and Old Lyme, CT) is sponsoring an American History Lecture Series  on the first Friday of each month 1:00 PM. Admission is free. Upcoming programs include September: “The Divine Experiment: Plymouth Colony,” October: “America’s … 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: CT festivals ‘heavily protected’ in wake of mass shootings (The News-Times, Danbury) ME: Plastic used to cover boats … 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: Water tank controversy bubbling up in Bethel (The News-Times, Danbury) ME: A ‘one-stop shop’ could be the first … Continue reading

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