Tinytown Endorses Quigley & Bonetti for Cohasset Selectmen

We’re endorsing two candidates for Cohasset Selectman at the 2013 elections:  former selectman Karen Quigley and Russ Bonetti, chair of the Cohasset Preservation Committee.  Cohasset’s Our Town will air the selectmen’s debate on May 1 at 5 p.m. and again at 8 p.m. Our Town interviews of the candidates appear on 143tv.org for watching any…

Cohasset Candidates’ Broadcast Dates

Cohasset Candidates Broadcast /Dates Channel 9 (Comcast) and Channel 37 (Verizon) NOTE: The Cohasset Selectmen’s Debate will be filmed April 29, but it will be broadcast for the first time on Wednesday, May 1 – see calendar. Monday – April 29, 2013  8:00 am – Our Town – Steve Gaumer 9 am – Our Town…

Cohasset’s $38 Million health care obligation

Almost miss-able in the pageantry that was last night’s Cohasset Annual Town meeting was the triple reference to the town’s $38 million obligation to pay health care premiums for our retirees. First, advisory committee chair Peter Pescatore took great pains to bring us up to date on not only the size of this unfunded obligation…

Cohasset Town Manager Amendment passes 223 Yes – 141 No

Discussion was abbreviated at this meeting that was over around 10 p.m. In a nutshell: the amendment to the town manager’s act passed on a ballot vote, 223 Yes to 141 No. Crazy Paws and other dog-related businesses are now legal thanks to a more definitive bylaw that designates the difference between Veterinarian Hospital and…

Cohasset Selectmen to Hire Consultant for Chief Search

In a nutshell, Cohasset Selectmen voted 5-0 to continue with a search for Police Chief. The board will fold into the search the nine or ten resumes it has already received from the previous, suspended search that the board noted was not publicly advertised. A consultant will be hired ($6,000-$7,000) who will assist the selectmen in…