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Time Lapse Video: the Abby Park Mural

| July 2, 2014

Milton, MA – The Abby Park restaurant recently commissioned local artists Vincent Crotty and Sue Hoy to paint a mural on its exterior brick wall. (An article appears in the June 26, 2014, edition of the Milton Times, “Abby Park mural adds abidance to East Milton scene.”) This video is a time lapse of photos […]

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Milton headlines this week in the Milton Minute

| July 2, 2014

Milton, MA – Plans for changes to the Central Avenue business district, Alex Hassan talks about playing for the Red Sox, Sherlock Holmes is the Milton Reads book for the summer, and the Milton High Class of 2014 graduates reveal their college choices. Milton, Mass., news headlines, from the Milton Times newspaper, July 2-9, 2014 […]

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FY15 budget includes Milton amendments

| July 1, 2014

Milton, MA – The final FY15 budget passed recently by the Massachusetts Legislature includes several amendments affecting the town that include reimbursement for health care costs, maintenance of the Trailside Museum and for a geriatric program at a local hospital. The amendments, sponsored by Sen. Brian Joyce, were included in the final version of the […]

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Milton library names next ‘Milton Reads’ selection

| June 26, 2014

Milton, MA – “The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes” by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle is the Milton Reads’ 2014 selection, Milton Public Library officials announced. The book is the latest selection in the “Milton Reads” series, and like previous selections, it will be accompanied by special events related to the book. The 12 stories featured in […]

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Your Video Headlines, Your Town – 2 Minutes

| June 25, 2014

Milton, MA – New trash pickup days, big changes in the town’s religious institutions and Temple Beth Shalom of the Blue Hills breaks ground and Milton, Mass., news headlines, from the Milton Times newspaper, June 17-25, 2014 http://www.miltontimes.com The Milton Minute airs each Wednesday on Milton Public Access Television, Comcast Channel 11/RCN Channel 13, between […]

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Schools seek to boost diversity group’s efforts

| June 20, 2014

by Ken Green, Times Staff Milton, Ma. – Diversity efforts in the Milton Public Schools – in achievement, hiring and even athletics – will improve with a concerted effort and a sharper focus, according to members of Citizens for a Diverse Milton (CDM). At a recent presentation before the School Committee, members of the CDM […]

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Milton seeks plan to more affordable housing

| June 19, 2014

by Laura Griffin, Times Staff Milton, Ma. -Town officials this past week received the first draft of a proposed Housing Production Plan for Milton which details potential routes to increasing the town’s affordable housing stock through an orderly system. Karen Sunnarborg, housing and planning consultant, prepared the $20,000 plan with the technical aid of Planning […]

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Two-minute Milton news headlines

| June 17, 2014

Milton, MA – Milton Road Race, Housing Production Plan, opiates in the schools and Citizens for a Diverse Milton air concerns to Selectmen. Milton, Mass., news headlines, from the Milton Times newspaper, June 17-25, 2014 http://www.miltontimes.com The Milton Minute airs each Wednesday on Milton Public Access Television, Comcast Channel 11/RCN Channel 13, between 6:30 and […]

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Video headlines in Milton this week

| June 10, 2014

Milton, MA – Alex Hassan lives the dream of playing baseball for the Red Sox, trash pickups may move to only two days, repairs set to start on Central Ave., we speak with Bernie Lynch about his years of service to Milton, and J. Courtney Sullivan talks about her book, “The Engagements.” Visit us on […]

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Finally! Central Ave. Repairs Are Near

| June 6, 2014

Milton, MA – The time   is     here!   (almost)     Photos taken at the intersection of Brook Road and Central Avenue on June 4 by Tom Pilla, Times Staff.

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Randolph Ave. 40B wins financing approval

| June 5, 2014

By Laura Griffin/ Times Staff MILTON, MA. – Developers won a round this week as their plans to construct a 72-unit three-building apartment complex on Randolph Avenue under the state’s Chapter 40B statute as financing have been approved by the Massachusetts Housing Finance Agency. Town Administrator Annemarie Fagan informed Selectmen June 3 that MHFA notified […]

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Milton aviation noise group holds meeting

| June 5, 2014

MILTON, MA. – The Milton Citizens Against Aviation Impact (MCAAI) will hold a meeting this Saturday, June 7, 9:30 a.m. at the Milton Public Library, 476 Canton Ave., in the downstairs conference room. The group will discuss the State Department of Public Health’s recent “Logan Airport Health Study” report, which was released at a public […]

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