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  • Residents in favor of RCN coming to city

    Friday, August 25, 2017 08:53
  • Sergio Cornelio unanimously appointed City Clerk

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    Friday, June 09, 2017 00:00

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GOING AGAINST THE GRAIN

While growing up, most of us discovered that it was easier not to challenge certain rules of etiquette or beliefs that might set us apart from what was considered normal behavior. Most of us learned what was expected of us in school, work, as well as our places of worship. As children, and later as adults, it did not take long to notice those that did not think, say, or do things that were more of a customary nature as we knew it. We thought that perhaps some of these people were a little eccentric or at the very least were just seeking attention. However, history has taught us that in some cases that going against the grain of conventional thinking can bring about a positive impact rebuking long held traditions and values. Those of you that are baby boomers may remember Doctor Benjamin Spock who was instrumental in instituting innovations in child development. Helen Keller inspired the changes in the laws that enabled people with disabilities access to education and employment. There are dozens of examples of rather ordinary people that went on to achieve greatness and earn enormous respect only through their tireless advocacy efforts and fearless activism.

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Revere Patriot Seniors

The Revere Patriot Seniors Meet next on Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Trips

May 20- 23, Atlantic City Resorts Casino - $289.00; $70.00 Slot Play 3 Buffet Dinners, Casino Show If available.

June 12, The Temptations at Venus deMilo - $79.00; Luncheon and Show

June 18-20, Villa Roma Resort, New York - $335.00, All meals & entertainment included

July 24, Best of the Golden Oldies at Danversport YachtClub - $79.00. Luncheon & Show

Please call Lorraine at 781-289-3039 for reservations

   
   

How Medicare Covers Your Eyes

Dear Savvy Senior,

What does Medicare cover when it comes to eye care? I currently have good vision insurance through my employer but will lose it when I retire.

Looking Ahead

 

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The Neighborhood Developers’ Annual Meeting

When: Wednesday, May 14 - 5:30 - 8:00 PM

Where: Garfield Elementary School

Join The Neighborhood Developers and Congresswoman Katherine Clark to celebrate the many achievements and partnerships that make our community great! One of the achievements is the Shirley Avenue Neighborhood Action Plan, which will be presented and signed by public officials, residents, and local organizations. Refreshments will be served.

   

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