Monday Jul 21
Neighbors: Head to the North Quabbin for some summer fun
I was really excited to read last week that the North Quabbin will be getting some help from the state to boost tourism.
Cape Cod Times
Let's pass bill for humane treatment of farm animals
A recent report showing chickens crammed into tiny, filthy wire cages on a Massachusetts egg farm should disturb every self-described animal lover.
Wendell fights post office hour cuts; plan affects nearly 50 post offices in the state
According to a story from 22 News , more than 100 residents showed up at a meeting with the United States Postal Service Tuesday night, voicing their disapproval for a plan to cut hours.
Humane Society presses Garry to support bill banning constrictive cages for hens
Members of the Massachusetts chapter of the Humane Society held a rally at Varnum Park in Dracut on June 4 seeking the support of state Rep. Colleen Garry and the public for a state House and Senate bill that would ban farms from using extra-small cages for egg-laying hens.
Students win with 100-mile running club
Kendrah Doane, Gracie Brouillet, Isabelle Duga and Aliyah Santana of the Swift River School in Wendell run laps around a field on Tuesday for the 100 Mile Running Club's final run of the year.