Monthly Archives: November 2007

Massachusetts Renewable Energy Trust

Today’s Boston Globe details one aspect of the energy bill being pushed by Speaker Dimasi and Governor Patrick. It appears that the Speaker and Governor will be supportive of modification of the funding for the Renewable Energy Trust, the beneficiary … Continue reading

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Vietnam Memorial Turns Twenty Five

The Washington Post ran a great story on Veterans Day marking the twenty fifth anniversary of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington. Thousands of graying Vietnam veterans, many clad in jungle boots and old fatigues, marched down Constitution Avenue yesterday … Continue reading

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FCC Moves against Cable Companies

In a somewhat suprising move the FCC has moved to re-regulate some aspects of the cable business, with the Republican Chairman leading the charge. The new proposals, put forward under the so called 70/70 rule promulgated in the 1984 Cable … Continue reading

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Methuen Rotary Meeting

PUBLIC INFORMATIONAL MEETING Thursday, November 8, 2007, 7-9 p.m. Marsh Grammar School 309 Pelham Street, Methuen This 2nd Public Informational Meeting will provide an update of the study underway to improve safety and relieve congestion at the Route 110 and … Continue reading

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Thank you Methuen!

My sincere thanks to the people of Methuen for the support they gave me in yesterdays Mayoral election. I am grateful for the result, and will work hard to justify your confidence. It was a tough campaign at times but … Continue reading

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Election Day in Methuen

Today is election day in Methuen, and I urge you all to get out and vote. It is starting out as a rainy day, but hopefully the weather will improve as the day goes on. I will post results for … Continue reading

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Central Labor at St Ann’s Home

The Central Labor Council of the Merrimack Valley has agreed to donate painting services to the expansion of the St Ann’s Home in Methuen. This expansion and renovation was aided by a waiver of 50 percent of the building fees … Continue reading

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Eagle Tribune endorses Manzi for Mayor

The Eagle Tribune today endorsed me, Bill Manzi for Mayor of Methuen. The endorsement, which discussed the Police Department as well as other issues, cited the willingness to make tough decisions as well as some of our accomplishments. From the … Continue reading

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Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union Grand Opening

The grand opening of the Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union occurred today, and I was pleased to be there to welcome Lowell Mayor (and fellow CCHS Alum)Bill Martin and the Jeanne D’Arc staff to Merrimack Street in Methuen. The offices, located … Continue reading

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