People were saying that we have to clean it up,” she said. “Clean and repair but not change the character of the town. We had to preserve the unique character of the town.
There’s a lot of amazing people here on the Island, like Geraldine Brooks and David McCullough…They already give so much back to the community, rather than ask them to speak, we asked who they would like to hear.
It was a hard job convincing people in Congress this wasn’t the case…I was told directly by other congressmen that these are rich people with waterfront homes. I tried to tell them that these are mostly family homes, many of them passed down through generations, but that was the mindset.
Organizers of the Bluewater Classic want to fill the void left when the shark tournament left town.
The zoning board of appeals reversed the building inspector’s decision and said a special permit is not needed.
To people who resist the deal because they resent having no other choice in cable provider, Mr. Filley says that when it comes to something as crucial as technology, it’s better to have one monopoly than none at all.
Over the next 48 hours, Mr. MacLeod’s loved ones faced the cruel purgatory of praying for him to live, knowing that he might never recognize them, or live without the help of a machine, again.
There are marvelous high-end places here. But we don’t want a young family to be scared off from visiting because they’re on a budget.
Selectmen cited long standing internal conflicts, financial irregularities for the council on aging director’s dismissal.
When an addict is in denial, loved ones can take a stand to stop the downward spiral.