Category Archives: Health and Human Services

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: Veterans criticize faded flags in Brooklyn’s display (Norwich Bulletin) ME: South Portland still wrestling with how to create … 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 Milford approves anti-fracking ordinance (The News-Times) ME: Portland seeks donations for program that puts panhandlers to work … Continue reading

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Idea Starter: “Explore Our Neighborhood” Project

The Newport, RI, Health Equity Zone and Bike Newport recently collaborated to develop a “Explore Our Neighborhood” project designed to highlight points of interest for resident and visiting bikers or walkers. Media report: Newport Daily News New trails encourage residents to explore Newport neighborhoods Background … 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 London embarks on urban forest revitalization plan (The Day) ME: Fairfield economic development committee mulling its future … Continue reading

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Senior Services Idea Starter: Laugh Out Loud Wellness Program

The Brookfield, CT, Senior Center is sponsoring a Laugh Out Loud Wellness “Lunch and Learn” program. The program incorporates Laughter Yoga, Kinesiology, and Reflexology. Movements are done seated in a chair. The event is planned for Friday, 21 March, beginning … 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’s new food vending laws take effect with mixed reviews (New Haven Register) ME: Town-wide effort focuses … 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: Enjoying West Haven’s beaches will cost more for parking (New Haven Register) ME: Brunswick ponders pay-to-park for downtown … Continue reading

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