Trees are complicated things, especially ceremonial trees, like the one that went into the ground at the Rhododendron Dell. This particular tree was the first of 150 trees to be planted by the Recreation and Park Department to celebrate the park’s 150th birthday this year. … [Read more...] about Golden Gate Park turns 150 and has one more tree to show for it
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In a statement Tuesday, Glazer said Raniere and the other defendants “systematically stripped women of their self-esteem, and those who fit certain criteria were then groomed to become Raniere’s sexual partners. ... NXIVM preyed on earnest, intelligent people who wanted to better themselves and the world through what they thought to be a humanitarian undertaking of unprecedented scope.” … [Read more...] about Lawsuit targets Keith Raniere and NXIVM associates
The fundraiser goal is $8,000 and Melanson stresses in the description of the page, that every little bit helps. "If you want to help but don't want to donate cash, like I said he needs everything people can drop things off at my house," it reads. As of Tuesday, the page raised $1,335. … [Read more...] about Watertown Fire: Mom Raises Money For Son Who Lost Home
Fact: Unlike plastic retail bags, which are derived from byproducts of the domestic natural gas refining process, the standard nonwoven polypropylene (NWPP) reusable bag is made in China from foreign oil. Additionally, NWPP bags are not easily recycled in the U.S., so more than 95 percent end up in landfills. … [Read more...] about Plastic Bags Myth vs. Reality
Between June 11 and June 15, the Advisory Board's mistake had real consequences – for the Town and candidates. One was rehired by his current employer –with a raise. He withdrew. The second also withdrew, for personal reasons. At a controversial Select Board meeting on June 15, decisions were taken not to add candidates and to begin negotiations with the second candidate – willing, now as the only candidate, to be convinced out of withdrawing. … [Read more...] about What Exactly Is the Town Manager Hurry?