Monthly Archives: November 2010

Superintendent Presentation on Central School Part 1

Superintendent Judy Scannell and her team conducted a meeting recently to bring information to parents about the move to the Central School by the freshman class of Methuen High School next September. This move is part of the renovation and … Continue reading

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Superintendent Presentation on Central School

Superintendent Judy Scannell and her team conducted a meeting recently to bring information to parents about the move to the Central School by the freshman class of Methuen High School next September. This move is part of the renovation and … Continue reading

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The Earmark Challenge

The President used his weekly address to talk about the Congressional “earmarking” practice. The President, as is his practice, gave a bit of a mixed message. To paraphrase he said earmarking is bad, but some earmarks go for worthy projects. … Continue reading

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The Debt Commission Cometh

The co-chairs of the President’s Deficit Commission have issued a report in advance of the full commission report, making proposals for trillions of dollars worth of deficit reductions. Erskine Bowles and Alan Simpson have made some recommendations that really do … Continue reading

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The Tax Cut Shuffle

The looming expiration of the so called “Bush” tax cuts has the Democrats in turmoil, as the left has reacted with anger to the broad hints from the Obama Administration that they are prepared for compromise with Republicans on this … Continue reading

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Methuen's Veterans Day Ceremony

Happy Veterans Day to all. Thanks to the American Legion and the VFW for all of their work today on our Veterans Day Parade and service. The Memorial Service is posted below. Congratulations to Sara Payne Haden, who was one … Continue reading

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Michael Steele for RNC Chairman

I am on a clear losing streak with my endorsements of Republicans for party positions, as Michelle Bachmann has withdrawn from her run for House Republican Caucus Chair. As I contemplated the injustice of Michelle being summarily denied by the … Continue reading

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