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Your letters for Thursday May 26: Schools, museums and flowers

Location, location, location

Re: Small high schools under the microscope at the public school board, May 17.

Just what the public needs: the Ottawa Carleton District School Board is conducting “sweeping reviews over the next five years.” Has anything changed since the OCDSB told the public that one of the Beacon Hill-Ottawa East high schools was going to be closed seven years ago? 677 more words

Letters

Support Common Sense for Transgender Bill

The Massachusetts legislature is considering a Transgender Public Accommodations Bill (H1577), that would modify a current law passed in 2011, which would include bathrooms and locker-rooms under its protection.  356 more words

Beacon Hill

ANGLES ON BEACON HILL

CEE’S FUN FOTO CHALLENGE: ARCHITECTURE

When all is said and done, there’s no better place to shoot architecture than Boston … and no place in Boston more interesting than Beacon Hill. 110 more words

Photography

Scampo & Style at The Liberty Hotel {eating out Boston}

Introduced to Scampo by a friend who loves Italian food, I’ve now been to The Liberty Hotel three times. Incidentally, although it is is a Starwood property, it is unlike the usual luxury chain brands – it is one of their Luxury Collection hotels and houses Scampo among three other swanky places to eat and drink on the premises – Clink, Alibi, and the Liberty Bar. 864 more words

Adventure In Normal Life

Beacon to Mt. Baker (12.6 miles)

I moved to Seattle a long long time ago. Back then I had a friend who worked in a bakery with Stone Gossard and I’d walk over to Krist Novoselik’s house in order to drag my drunk boss back to work, and get coffee with Roderick Romero. 440 more words

Pacific Northwest

The 'Millionaires' Tax' Jumps Its First Hurdle On Its Way To Voters

ADAM REILLY

Proponents of a so-called millionaires’ tax won a major victory at the State House Wednesday. In a nearly three-hour Constitutional Convention—a joint session of the House and Senate that vets proposed amendments to the Massachusetts Constitution—the proposed measure received 135 votes, more than enough to move to the next stage of the amendment process. 615 more words

Beacon Hill

MASS. LAWMAKERS ADVANCE SURTAX ON MILLIONAIRES WITH 135-57 VOTE

State House News

Minority Leader Rep. Brad Jones spoke on the House floor during debate on the so-called millionaire’s tax to defend multiple amendments he filed. 85 more words

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