by Terra Friedrichs with Intro and questions by Scott Smyers
On behalf of the Acton Forum, I contacted four political committees/independent candidates and asked them to provide information on three topics, so our readers could learn more and possibly get involved prior to the upcoming election. Explain the...
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The debate around cannabis sales in Acton and other towns has largely come down to questions of teen safety. For some teens, habitual marijuana use leads to short- and long- term health issues. For adults, the research leads to much better...
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By Corinne Hogseth
Uh, didn’t we already vote to legalize recreational marijuana? Yes, we did. In November 2016, a majority of Massachusetts voted Yes on ballot Question 4, which legalized adult-use marijuana in Massachusetts. In Acton, the measure passed by 544...
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by James Eldridge with Intro and questions by Scott Smyers
On behalf of Acton Forum, I contacted Senator Eldridge and his challenger Margaret Busse and asked them each three questions on topics many voters believe are important. They both agreed, and I thank them for their participation. The questions were...
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by Margaret Busse with Intro and questions by Scott Smyers
On behalf of Acton Forum, I contacted Senator Eldridge and his challenger Margaret Busse and asked them each three questions on topics many voters believe are important. They both agreed, and I thank them for their participation. The questions were...
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by Charles Kadlec
The Acton Water District (formally known as the Water Supply District of Acton) will hold a Special District Meeting at 7:30 on 10 October 2018 in the Acton Public Safety Building to consider and vote on two Articles, the main one, Article 1, is for...
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By Jim Snyder-Grant with Intro by Scott Smyers
Acton's Conservation Lands are ready for more visitors and volunteers. On behalf of Acton Forum, and as a person who uses and appreciates the trails through Acton’s Conservation Land, I contacted Jim Snyder-Grant from the Acton Land Stewardship...
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by Gregg Fleming with Intro and Questions by Scott Smyers
On behalf of Acton Forum, and as a local Acton-Boxborough Football parent, I contacted Gregg Fleming, President of AB Monday Night Quarterbacks (ABMNQ) for an update on what is happening with AB Football. I asked him about his duties as President...
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Dear Acton Forum readers: For the past four months, I've been working on a new website dedicated to reforming newspaper journalism. My focus for now is the Boston Globe, New England's largest newspaper. My new website is called Public Editor - MA...
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Hi everyone. Hope you are all enjoying the start of summer and haven’t got tired yet of winning. I sure haven’t. A couple of months ago, I announced that I would be stepping back from Acton Forum to pursue other ventures. My plans are slowly making...
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