Cohasset Selectmen to scrutinize OPEB

Selectman Steve Gaumer told his board the latest number for Cohasset’s “Other Post-Employment Benefits” OPEB debt is approximately $35 million. It wasn’t news to them. The town has started to put money aside for this debt, but not enough to make a dent. Real relief will come from the state, Gaumer told selectmen at last…

Winning Golf Strategies – a Must Read

You may not be aware of it but I’ve been very busy over the past couple of years putting my thoughts and ideas together in a book about Golf. I do not actually play golf, but I am very proud of the results and in order to market the publication, I am asking friends and…

Selectmen voted 4-0 to hire Collins Center for Town Manager Search

The newly constituted majority of the Cohasset Board of Selectmen is beginning to sit comfortably in their saddles.  This was a classic meeting – complete with Comcast technical errors at 10:30 p.m.…. leaving home viewers (that includes me) on tenterhooks. Would the board vote for a hiring freeze, suggested by Selectman Karen Quigley, or would…

Town Manager Act Amendment may be signed into law early 2014

Rep. Garrett Bradley met with the Cohasset Governance committee this morning to discuss the home rule petition process. He said he normally advices constituents that most bills take up to a year to get to the Governor’s office; however, if the stars should become perfectly aligned, it could be on the Governor’s desk as early…

Worried about Internet Privacy?

There are some FREE things you can do to keep the government out of your life. But there’s not much you can do if they really want to go after you. According to Fox News, the government records one out of five phone calls made or received by every citizen in case they they need…