Are your neighbors’ plants making a home in your shrubbery? Are your trees getting strangled by greenery you never bought? Are leaves from unknown aquatic greens traveling on your boat to find a home in your favorite lake? Conservation officials remind us that invasive plants are a local problem. And they’re a problem in our
On Memorial Day in Sandown every year, Lieutenant Colonel Kevin Major shares the life of a service man or woman who died for their country. History and a sense of place are passed on through stories, Major has said. And those stories bring to life the sacrifices of the country’s military on a day that
Serving in public office is far more than an ego boost. It’s a big responsibility, both to the voters and to the future of the community. Getting up to speed – on documents, budgets and personnel – is a major challenge, but it’s one that we expect officials to meet. Is there a learning curve?