October 2017 By DON TURNER JR., town manager It’s been a busy month here in Milton. It started out with Chief Police Brett Van Noordt retiring. On October 6, Brett’s last day we hosted a celebration event at the town … Read more
By ANN BRADSHAW Superintendent, Milton School District The Milton School Board held a community forum on harassment, hazing and bullying (HHB) just before school started in August. More than 20 parents, school staff and community members attended. The purpose of … Read more
I love when a book grabs my attention and holds it so strongly I don’t want to put it down. When I have to stop reading, the story keeps calling to me, until I can get back it. That’s what … Read more
Touch a Truck thank you Thank you from the Town of Milton Recreation Department to the 800-plus people who visited the Touch a Truck event in Bombardier Park West on Saturday, Sept. 16. It was a fantastic day for children … Read more
When I was four, my grandfather and I were sitting in his car, waiting for my grandmother to finish her shopping. The parking meter needed more money, so my grandfather sent me out with a coin. I tried to reach … Read more
Thank you for support The family of Jim Sarven wishes to thank their relatives and friends who reflected on his life. Your sympathy and thoughtfulness will always be gratefully remembered and deeply appreciated. Bruce, Lorie, David & Craig All artists … Read more
Stephen King’s writing career stemmed from his love of reading A real event inspired master-of-horror Stephen King to write “It,” the book that will be released as a movie on Sept. 8, 2017. No contemporary author has more works made … Read more
Week of August 3 “All Lives Matter” is problematic I am writing in response to the recent article “Discord defines school board meeting” [7/29]. I was surprised to read that a Milton School Board member invoked the phrase “all lives … Read more
Week of July 27 By SEN. CAROLYN BRANAGAN (R-Franklin County) Late last week, economist Steve Kavet confirmed before the state legislative Joint Fiscal Committee that revenue for fiscal year 2017 did not meet expectations. Regular readers will remember the fiscal year … Read more
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