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Manet Community Health Center of Quincy is setting up a COVID 19 testing day at the Milton High School campus on Friday, Nov. 20 between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. in the rear of the building in the Copeland Field House.

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We are writing to you collectively as a team of physician and nurse members of the Health Subcommittee of the Return to School Task Force. We are all parents of students in the MPS district, representing all of the schools across the district. We have all volunteered our time and expertise o…

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BREAKING NEWS: The Milton School Committee has requested and received an extension from Commissioner Jeffrey C. Riley of the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) on the submission of the Milton Public Schools Fall Reopening Comprehensive Plan. In accordance with this exten…

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There is a lot of important information regarding the Return to School plans. Per Superintendent of Schools Mary Gormley's office, "This presentation contains the guiding principles and the Initial Return to School plans – In-person, Hybrid, Remote – at each level."

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Gov. Charlie Baker announced on July 24 that effective Aug. 1, all travelers entering the Commonwealth, including both out of state residents and Massachusetts residents returning home, will be required to comply with a new travel order.

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In 1974, Rosie’s Place in Boston launched something which was the first of its kind in the country, a place offering shelter to women.

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Milton’s Director of Veterans Services Kevin J Cook, American Legion Post #114 and the Town of Milton announce that Milton’s 2020 Memorial Day Ceremonies have been finalized.

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An ad hoc committee of town officials will be exploring the path to a possible reopening of Town Hall for some services in the near future.

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In a time when hugs are few, first responders encircled Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Milton (BID-Milton) on April 28 with a ring of gratitude made up of more than 50 police cruisers, ambulances, and fire trucks with sirens blaring.

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To support families during school closures, the Milton Public Schools district (MPS) is providing children up to the age of 21 with free, nutritious breakfast and lunch meals every Wednesday as part of the USDA’s emergency COVID-19 response.

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If you’re a business owner, you’ve probably gone through a range of emotions recently. A few weeks ago, as part of the $2 trillion CARES Act, the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) was launched to provide $349 billion to help small businesses keep their workers and stay afloat. Your expectati…

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As of Sept. 20 the Milton Health Department has confirmed 367 cases of Coronavirus in the community. There are 61 additional presumed COVID-19 cases in the community.

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William James College INTERFACE Referral Service works to increase awareness of mental health issues impacting children, families, and adults and to facilitate access to appropriate services. Visit the website to learn more about anxiety, depression, divorce, substance abuse, suicide and muc…

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Mike's 5K to Crush Substance Abuse has launched a special campaign to support the Gavin Foundation, the Grayken Center at Boston Medical Center, and Bay State Community Services as they continue their efforts to prevent and treat addiction during the global coronavirus crisis. Please visit F…

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The health department April 11 posting says there are 82 cases of people in town who have tested positive for COVID-19.

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The prayer requests poured forth from the congregation of East Congregational Church over the Zoom application during the church’s recent Sunday services.

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Gov. Charlie Baker issued an order on March 23 prohibiting gatherings of over 10 people. This order revoked the one he issued on March 15 prohibiting gatherings of more than 25 people.

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Among the changes in Milton Police Department operations as a result of a coronavirus (COVID-19) alert is that the public is not allowed to come into the police station. Instead, they should call regarding all non-emergency matters.

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Cardinal Seán O’Malley, Archbishop of Boston, is leading a virtual retreat, “Christ, Our Light in the Darkness,” designed to be an opportunity to enter more deeply into this Lent, which will be remembered as one “in quarantine.”

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With the recent statewide school closure, the Milton Public Schools (MPS) are working to support its food insecure students.

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Town of Milton Offices will be closed to the public until further notice due to the Coronavirus emergency.

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Milton Democrat and State Rep. Bill Driscoll Jr. has been appointed to the State House of Representatives COVID-19 working group, having worked in the disaster response field prior to serving in the Legislature.

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Suzanne Lombardi continues to offer take out at The Plate.

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The Coronavirus is a betacoronavirus that originates from bats. Initially, the disease was detected in people who live in or traveled to Wuhan, Hubei Province, China in December 2019. It was determined early on that those people ill from the coronavirus frequented a seafood and animal market…

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• The goal for the Milton Community is to slow the transmission through self-voluntary quarantine and isolation of Milton residents who have become infected with the virus.

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Among the changes in Milton Police Department operations as a result of a coronavirus (COVID-19) alert is that the public is not allowed to come into the police station. Instead, they should call regarding all non-emergency matters.

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EDITOR'S NOTE: Saturday July 11, there were 306 positive COVID-19 diagnosis in Milton, according tp the Health Department.

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In an effort to help customers maintain proper social distancing, the Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) announced on March 20 that the annual motor vehicle safety and emissions inspection expiration dates are being extended.

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Gov. Charlie Baker activated the Massachusetts National Guard to support the state’’s response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, representing a significant addition of supply chain resources available to the Commonwealth and its residents.

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Significant disruptions of daily life are hitting nearly everyone hard as cancellations and prohibitions continue to increase in Greater Boston and Milton, where two residents have tested “presumptive positive” of the Coronavirus.

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Select Board votes 4-1 to petition Gov. Baker's office for delay of the April 28 Town Election to as late as June 30. A rescheduling of the annual Town Meeting currently set for May 4 is also under consideration, reports the Milton Times' Elaine Cushman Carroll.

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The town's Board of Health issued a statement March 11 saying there are two positive tests for Coronavirus involving residents who attended the Biogen conference in Boston.

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The Milton High School World Languages spring trip to Portugal has become the most recent of victims of the coronavirus, and its cancellation has left some parents upset they will lose half of the $3,565 they paid for their students to go on the adventure.

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After consultation with the Town's Health Director, we thought the best course was to move tonight's meeting back to the Cronin Room, where the Select Board meetings were held prior to May 2018.