Mon, 2010-05-31
Spicepepper Garden 36 Great Road Acton, MA (978) 369-8808 http://www.spicepeppergarden.com/ Spicepepper Garden has certainly started off with a bang. The Sichuan and sushi restaurant opened its doors at the beginning of May, and its parking lot is...
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Thu, 2010-05-27
When Charlie Kadlec and I filed the Open Meeting Law complaint against the School Committees in Acton, it took over nine months for the Middlesex DA to rule that eight meetings of the School Committee and/or its subcommittee had violated the Open...
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Thu, 2010-05-27

Editorial Opinion by Clint Seward

The worldwide economy continues to show more signs of a continuing downturn, with no real end in sight according to most economists. What is Acton doing to prepare for the possible worsening of times ahead? One could get the picture that for Acton...
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Sat, 2010-05-22
Question from an ActonForum reader I have noticed that the American flag has been missing from atop the Center Monument. Is there some reason? It was a shame not to have it flying on Patriot's Day and we are now approaching Memorial Day and still no...
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Wed, 2010-05-19
Question from an ActonForum reader What is the purpose of the June 14th Special Town Meeting ? AskActonForum reply This Special Town Meeting (STM) is being called to fund the collective bargaining agreement with the firefighters' union. This is...
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Wed, 2010-05-12
How ironic that the anti-bullying task force came back to report on its findings at the May 6, 2010 School Committee (SC) meeting the very same night that the teacher's union decided to try to bully the School Committee. I don't know what else to...
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Tue, 2010-05-11

By Allen Nitschelm, AF Correspondent

Acton teachers showed up in force at the May 6, 2010 School Committee meeting to protest what they said was disrespectful treatment by individual members of the School Committee. Over 200 teachers attended the meeting in the crowded Junior High...
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Mon, 2010-05-10

By Julia Quinn-Szcesuil - Reporter at Large

Ask anyone in metro Boston who lost use of water last week how necessary the element is to daily life and you will likely get an earful. With the water supply cut off from a massive water main leak, residents struggled to make do without something...
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Mon, 2010-05-10
Question from an ActonForum reader wondering if you know whether Acton utilized any "flaggers" (to replace police details) during 2009 or is the police dept. dedicated to using only police details??? AskActonForum reply We asked the Acton Chief of...
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Tue, 2010-05-04
Question from an ActonForum reader Who would have thought that Chelmsford (Chelmsford! Of all places!) could get their section of the Bruce Freeman Rail Trail done before Acton. What's up with that? Thanks! ActonForum reply: ActonForum thanks Tom...
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