Thu, 2010-01-07
On Sunday, January 10 at 10:00 p.m. ET I reccomend you tune into MLB Network to watch the documentary film called Holy Land Hard Ball. The subject matter is the formation of the Israel Baseball League (IBL) in 2007 and the mission to bring...
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Sat, 2010-01-02
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Thu, 2009-12-31
Benjarong 214 Main Street (Route 27) Acton, MA (978) 635-9580 http://www.benjarong.info Acton residents are lucky to have several Thai restaurants within easy driving distance. But my wife and I, the chief consumers of Thai food in our household,...
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Sat, 2009-12-26
Health Insurance Reform, Part 2 In the first post, we discussed the so-called "death panels" and how the government would have to get involved in individual health-care decisions that are now made by patients, their doctors, and their insurers. We...
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Fri, 2009-12-25
Boston College graduates 96% of its student athletes yet maintains a top quality competitive athletic program whose football team annually competes in bowl games and its basketball team regularly makes the NCAA tournament. If you want to hear the...
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Thu, 2009-12-24
From President Obama on down, we have heard repeatedly in the healthcare debate that Americans have a "right" to affordable health insurance. In my view, this is the critical issue and perhaps the reason why Democrats and Republicans have not been...
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Fri, 2009-12-18

By Clint Seward, Reporting for ActonForum

(Acton, MA) - Dr. Mills made clear that he is moving ahead with plans to implement the $1.15M reductions in staff and resources to meet the zero percent budget increase guidelines for next year. He announced this at the December 17th School...
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Thu, 2009-12-17
“These are the times that try men’s souls”. So began “The American Crisis”, penned by Thomas Paine in the days just before Christmas, 1776. Those were the darkest days of America’s struggle for independence and freedom. 1776 had begun with high...
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Wed, 2009-12-16

By Julia Quinn-Szcesuil - Reporter at Large

(Acton, MA) - Steve Ledoux never meant to be a town manager, but a chance college assignment sparked a fascination with the workings of town governments and set him on a career that has never wavered. He relishes the challenges of managing the day-...
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Wed, 2009-12-16

Editorial Opinion by Clint Seward

(Acton, MA) - The Finance Committee did an excellent job with their Point of View guidance for next year’s budget. In their view, “Overall, the [economic] picture remains bleak.” They used this assessment to discuss each of the budget...
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