Cohasset Elections

The Official Results of the Cohasset Town Elections 2015

In Cohasset contested elections it’s Selectman Paul Schubert, Harvey L. Dickstein on the Board of Health, and Agnes McCann and Lynne M. DeGiacomo were re-elected Trustees of the Paul Pratt Memorial Library. Brian Frazier, an associate member of the Planning Board, won a five-year seat as a write-in candidate. Click here to see the complete…

Cohasset’s Schubert attacks Pescatore, sort of…

Oh…to return to the days of LIVE debates, where candidates were not all asked the same, safe questions…where Schubert would be asked how he messed up the security cameras and what is happening about them now because nobody seems to know.On his Facebook Page Paul Schubert vaguely attacked Selectman Candidate Peter Pescatore for having voted…

Cohasset Police Chief Appointment not on Selectmen’s May 5th agenda

It has become known through 3rd parties that Town Manager Chris Senior has not selected Cohasset Acting Police Chief Bill Quigley as his choice for permanent chief. We watched the Selectmen’s Debates on Our Town last night and learned that School Committeeman Paul Schubert, along with Selectman Martha Gjesteby and advisory Chief Peter Pescatore, would…

Town Manager Chris Senior on tenderhooks

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What hath God wrought?Town Manager Chris Senior has a lot of landmines to avoid over the next couple of weeks. Annual Town Meeting is this Saturday (May 2) beginning at 10 am in the CHS Sullivan Gymnasium. There are 21 articles and Advisory and Selectmen are in favor of all them with 5-0 and 9-0…

Paul Schubert gets a Pinocchio

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Correcting Cohasset history, one politician at a time…Paul Schubert, candidate for selectman at Cohasset’s May 9th elections, took credit for calling for a November 2013 Special Town Meeting (via a citizen’s petition) in his Our Town interview. What Schubert didn’t take credit for is roaming school athletic events as chair of the school committee, gathering…

Cohasset Candidates’ debates

Selectman Martha Gjesteby, Advisory Chair Peter Pescatore and School committeeman Paul Schubert will debate the issues (we hope) on Our Town this Thursday. The debate will not be public. Look for showtimes on 143tv.org Elders Affairs will hold a similar forum on May 4th at 9:30 a.m. at 91 Sohier Street. This forum will be…

Cohasset Town politics, elections, plots, etc.

A group of Sandy Covers and neighbors showed up at Selectmen’s meeting last week and some Selectmen said they were DISAPPOINTED the town manager hadn’t filed any kind of appeal to FEMA for flood insurance increases. Selectman Karen Quigley bristled when Selectman Steve Gaumer tried to place the too late blame on the Town Manager…

On the Ballot for Cohasset Town Elections, May 9 are….

April 8 is the last day any candidates who have filed nomination papers to be on the ballot can withdraw from the ballot. Otherwise, this is what the contested seats will look like: Running for one seat on the Board of Selectmen: Selectman Martha Gjesteby, Advisory Chair Peter Pescatoreand School committeeman Paul Schubert. Running for…