Registrar O’Donnell Supports Cradles to Crayons

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Norfolk County Registrar of Deeds William P. O’Donnell today announced the Registry of Deeds office, located at 649 High Street, Dedham, will continue to serve as a donation site for the non-profit organization, Cradles to Crayons. Founded in 2002, Cradles to Crayons is a non-profit organization providing our most vulnerable children with the essentials they…

Consumer price index up in Boson metro area

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Boston metropolitan area edged up 0.2 percent during the two months ending September 2014. Higher prices for all items less food and energy were partially offset by lower gas prices. ]Over the last 12 months, the CPI-U increased 1.6 percent in Boston, about the…

Can Dutee Chand compete as a female sprinter?

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by Jordan Kobritz   Dutee Chand’s goal is to compete as a member of her country’s track and field team. However, in September the eighteen-year old Indian sprinter was banned from international competition after she failed a “gender test” under rules established by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF). Chand has appealed the ban…

Is Aquarion Water getting free water from Cohasset?

It is way beyond the time for Cohasset to request that a professional be involved in renegotiating a new water contact. This should be done pronto, as the Town of Hingham is seeking to purchase the water company from Aquarion. Aquarion says the company is valued at $192 million. Hingham says it’s more in the…

FARRETTA Vows to Fight Illegal Immigration

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Andrea Farretta, candidate for State Representative vowed to fight Illegal Immigration.  The Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) estimates that illegal immigration costs Massachusetts taxpayers over $1.68 Billion Dollars in education, unreimbursed healthcare costs, criminal justice, welfare and operating costs.  That equates to over $775 per family in Weymouth and Hingham.  “As State Representative, I…

Baseball is thriving, not dying – by Jordan Kobritz

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                   “The reports of my death are greatly exaggerated.” Mark Twain The accuracy of the statement attributed to Samuel Clemens, a/k/a, Mark Twain, is a matter of debate. However, there should be no debate when baseball uses the same retort. Every year it seems we are inundated with reports that baseball is dying. For support,…