Monthly Archives: May 2012

Cohasset Chief Mark DeLuca in Limbo

Based on what we heard at the Selectmen’s meeting tonight (held at Our World Children’s Museum) Acting Town Manager Mike Milanoski should also be suspended with pay. Last Friday Milanoski suspended Police Chief Mark DeLuca with pay pending an investigation of various union complaints that he said he could not talk about last week (in…

Cohasset Police Chief Put On Administrative Leave

Cohasset’s Trail of Tears is an on-going story. The latest to be walked to the door and stripped of his keys, at the start of a busy Memorial Day Weekend for police, is Police Chief Mark DeLuca. DeLuca was placed on paid administrative leave by Acting Town Manager Mike Milanoski sometime today (Friday, May 25).…

TU Water Expert Opines on TM Part II

Cohasset has seen a lot of drama over the past 20 years or so, where its water system is concerned, culminating in a management contract/concession RFP that came nerve-wrackingly close to the edge, where the risks of unknown costs and came into play. However, come second session of Town Meeting on Monday night, the clamor…

The People Have Spoken

Congratulations to Martha Gjesteby, and thank you for standing up to run. I had opined the other day that this election was a referendum, and I think I was proven right. The powers that be should not misread this election. I have already heard the postulate that Ted simply didn’t get his vote out. Well,…

Cohasset Town Meeting – Part 2 – Monday, May 21 at 7

Cohasset Annual TM Part II in a nutshell Newly elected Cohasset Selectman Martha Gjesteby  (Yes-ta-Bee)  will appear at the governing table at tonight’s town meeting. Former selectman Ted Carr was retired by voters at Town Elections last Saturday. Maybe Ted and former town manager Mike Coughlin will sit together at TM tonight.  After-all, they are…

Gjesteby Wins 4th Term on Cohasset BOS

It isn’t often you get to pay back a friend, but in this last election, I got to do just that. Years ago I had been very involved in Martha Gjesteby’s first, second and third campaigns for the BOS, but when it came to her running for her fourth term, we had a falling out…