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At Wednesday’s council meeting, Mayor Nicole LaChapelle said that councilors contacting department heads has been a problem in the past.
“It just takes them off task,” she said.
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I can usually finish the paper in five minutes every morning, with the Monday morning edition so thin I have trouble lining the birdcage.
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“We’re very happy to be in this country because we know it’s a country that has rights, that has equality and dignity,” Mateso Kagenyekero said.
The lawsuit names the commonwealth, Gov. Charlie Baker, Treasurer Deborah Goldberg, Attorney General Maura Healey, Massachusetts State Police Superintendent Kerry Gilpin, seven district attorneys and others as the defendants in the case.
A kickoff meeting to provide more information about this effort, and at which people can begin renting plots in the garden, will be held at the elementary school beginning at 6 p.m. Monday.
Those Obama-era net neutrality rules were swept away in a December vote led by Republican FCC Chairman Ajit Pai. Republicans had argued the rules were too restrictive for the industry, while Democrats said they provided a vital consumer protection.
Opinion: Columnist Clare Higgins accuses Republicans of making a deal with the devil, in the guise of Wayne LaPierre and the NRA.
“We all deserve to learn medically accurate, age-appropriate, unbiased information about our bodies. Everyone deserves to know how their body functions,” said Ailish Doherty, a member of the Get Real Teen Council.
Editorial: It makes sense for everyone to specify their instructions ahead of a medical catastrophe
In their first spring activity since entering into hibernation garter snakes gather just outside the entrances to certain underground cavities for a competitive and chaotic mating frenzy.
When he arrived at the scene, Police Sgt. Michael Pollender was approached by Armando Olivares, 24, who told Pollender that he had been shot, according to court documents.
Opinion: Columnist Susan Wozniak explains how creating a will reveals the rough patches and the empty spaces in your own life.
Northampton City Councilor William Dwight said Kocot was effective in transmitting the progressive ideals of Northampton into legislation, and was also successful in advocating for the city’s needs.
“He will be dearly, dearly missed,” he said.
Editorial: We applaud Ken Johnston for his passion and energy, and wish him well on his mission to promote civil rights.
Writes Carl Vigeland about the co-working space AmherstWorks: “Surrounded as I was by a diversity of professionals who included a Bitcoin software expert, an investment entrepreneur, and several other writers, I felt in the act of my own writing that I was not alone.”
“After four years we asked ourselves, ‘Might our future include children? Might it include aging parents? Might it include subletting?’ Regardless of the answer, we realized we needed more space.”