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School Climate Survey

The following is the text of a(n email) letter recently sent to a group of individuals who have been expressing concern with the climate in the schools (especially Duxbury High School) and calling for constructive, positive action on the part…

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Election Options

The past year has been marked by a degree of citizen dissatisfaction with the conduct of government institutions in Duxbury that is as remarkable as it is unusual. The predominant norm for Duxbury over the past half century (if not…

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Fred Sowa’s Letter to the Duxbury School Committee

The following is the text of Fred Sowa’s letter to the Duxbury School Committee, send on November 30, 2014 prior to the meeting of the School Committee on Wednesday, December 10, 2014 and also read by him at that meeting:…

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Marcia Dowd Speaks

The following is a transcription of the statement by former Duxbury School Committee Chairman Marcia Dowd at the Wednesday, December 10, 2014 meeting of the School Committee: Marcia Dowd Speaks (at 2:16:12 in the video below) Good evening. I had…

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Elaine Haffey Speaks

The following is the text of the statement by Elaine Haffey at the meeting of the Duxbury School Committee on Wednesday, December 10, 2014 (scroll to the bottom of this page for a¬†video of the meeting): Thank you for your…

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Clipper Slurs Rene Read – Why?

Today’s (Wednesday, December 3, 2014) issue of the Duxbury Clipper carries, as its lead article, what amounts to a scurrilous attack on Duxbury Town Manager Rene Read thinly disguised as news headlined¬†“Read sued in Hanson” and sub-titled “Ten-count lawsuit filed…

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