Civic duty

In December of 1927, twelve citizens approached the Commonwealth of Massachusetts about something their local government couldn't or wouldn't do. They received a charter from the legislature for "the raising and obtaining of funds for the purchase and maintenance of fire fighting apparatus and equipment and for the protection of property from and during such… Continue reading Civic duty

World Class?

Bostonians have a complex about New York. They (we?) resent that NYC is bigger and has a higher profile both nationally and internationally. Sure, we have the better sports teams and all that revolutionary history, but that's about all. This week while Kiddo was off at environmental camp, Mrs Mack505 and I took a brief… Continue reading World Class?