Category Archive: Barbara Hughes

Luella Snyder, A Celebration of Life

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Long time Milton resident, Luella Snyder, recently passed away, and her absence is felt as a stunning loss to those who love her. She leaves huge shoes to fill, for such a tiny… Continue reading

How To: our School Deliberative Session

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It never fails that every year immediately after the annual deliberative sessions, the complaining and whining begin from those who somehow have managed to miss every post, every article and meeting notice. Here… Continue reading

Unseen ‘food insecurity’ for Milton school children a regular occurence

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If you scratch the surface of what’s visible in Milton you learn surprising and at times unsettling facts. A few weeks ago I attended a holiday vendor ladies night out to benefit End… Continue reading

By The Numbers: Milton School Budget Special Education

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It’s that time of year when the Milton School Board continues to meet, working on the budget for the upcoming year. It’s also the time we begin to see comment and complaint that… Continue reading

Ballfield Spaghetti Fundraiser a Big Success

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( email from Karen Brown, Town of Milton Park and Rec Director, reprinted with permission) The event was very well attended and Devon’s efforts raise $940.00 towards the project. She is an outstanding… Continue reading

Milton Welcomes New SAU Superintendent

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Milton welcomes new SAU Superintendent, Mr. Earl Sussman. The transition of a joint Milton/Wakefield SAU 64 into a new, stand alone Milton SAU has brought a new superintendent to town. Initially hired as… Continue reading

Milton SB Hires Cost Effective 2017-2018 SAU Staff

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While the Milton School Board meeting last Wednesday night concluded in record time, there was a good deal of positive news made public to Milton residents. The School District released the announcement it… Continue reading

Your School Board wants Math Help

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There is at least a month of summer remaining for Milton’s students, and while you are probably unconcerned about the subject of math, our Milton School Board is waist high in numbers. They… Continue reading

Milton School Board Selects New Member

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At last night’s Milton School Board Public Meeting, board members listened to opening statements from the two candidates who submitted their letters of interest for the vacancy created by the departure of Ms.… Continue reading

How to Hire a Town Administrator — 2013

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In between the endless threads in Milton’s social media community about the firing and hiring of a new Town Administrator (TA), a resident proposed several possible solutions to future potential problems. Among them… Continue reading

School Board Announcement

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~ from the desk of Michael Tursi, Superintendent of Schools The Milton School Board is pleased to announce Mr. John Safina as the new principal of Milton Elementary School beginning July 1, 2016.Mr.… Continue reading

Dear Town, I told you so.

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There really isn’t a polite way to say ‘I told you so’ without sounding sarcastic or unpleasant. However, in this writer’s case, ‘I tried to tell you so’ is the story of trying… Continue reading