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January 30, 2014 RSS feed / Editorials

Doing the “Bentley Shuffle”

Have you heard about the new dance craze? It’s called the ‘Bentley Shuffle.” It’s not exactly sweeping the nation, but it is trying to gain a foothold on Goat Hill.  More...

Bentley’s road program biggest in 60 years

I t seemed to go under the radar last year but the Bentley administration quietly inaugurated the largest road-building program seen in the state in over six decades.  More...

Smart Banking

A financial icon’s rise and fall

One of the most recognizable financial names recently reached the century mark. Merrill Lynch, the firm that democratized finance for the middle class, turned 100 on January 6. More...

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Ramblin’ Roses and Flyin’ Bricks

Explaining the severe cold spells around here

Jan. 30, 1963  O ne can hear a lot of explanations as to why we are having so many severe cold spells this winter, but sometimes it takes a little people to start talking freely.  More...