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Friday, August 1, 2003

The Maple Street culvert repair was underway on Tuesday, July 29. To see how it looked the next day, check page 5. (Photo by Lois d'Annunzio)
Fourteen months after a culvert on Maple Street collapsed, making the road impassable to all traffic, repairs are nearing completion. On Wednesday DPW Chief Gary Davis told the Mosquito that he expects the roadway surface to be paved some time next week. ...more

Larry Barton has emerged as the Board of Selectmen's choice for the combined position of Town Treasurer and Tax Collector. At their meeting on July 29 the selectmen authorized Town Administrator Madonna McKenzie to negotiate a salary with Barton. Appointment is expected to follow once salary negotiations are completed. ...more

The Board of Selectmen have canceled the August 12 Town Meeting, because recent events will eliminate the FY04 budget deficit of approximately $50,000 caused by the late-June cuts in state aid. ...more

On my back is a small day pack. it is very full. I stuffed it with: a clean shirt, a pair of newly-pressed pants, clean socks, dress shoes, a Walkman radio, my cell phone, a hand-held GPS (Global Positioning System), topographic maps printed off the Internet, a camera, a bottle of water, an apple, a banana and a notebook. The bag must weigh nearly 20 pounds. ...more

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