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by clover
Feb Fri 02, 2018 12:39 pm
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: Tax Takings
Replies: 49
Views: 1252

Re: Tax Takings

Does anyone on this forum know how much it costs the town to complete a tax taking of property for non-payment of taxes? I don't know the process of tax takings, but it seems like the Town Treasurer can do most of the work, at least in the beginning, so the extra costs would be in the newspaper not...
by clover
Jan Mon 29, 2018 7:23 pm
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: When will Marshfield have full-day Kindergarten?
Replies: 84
Views: 3007

Re: When will Marshfield have full-day Kindergarten?

Clover, you make a very good case for better education at the high school level, citing your youngest son's getting an A in Advanced Calc as a high school student, after being cast into a B level group at an earlier age and your objections to the administration at MHS at that time. Seahag, I didn't...
by clover
Jan Sat 27, 2018 8:30 pm
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: When will Marshfield have full-day Kindergarten?
Replies: 84
Views: 3007

Re: When will Marshfield have full-day Kindergarten?

...I have a couple of questions for you. First of all, what towns around Marshfield are not offering full day kindergarten?... Eric wrote that surrounding towns don't offer free full day K, and this has been reported by the school administration. Here is a listing of towns that charge for full day....
by clover
Jan Sat 27, 2018 2:13 pm
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: When will Marshfield have full-day Kindergarten?
Replies: 84
Views: 3007

Re: When will Marshfield have full-day Kindergarten?

A bit off topic but where exactly is this over $2 mil in new revenue Maresco is predicting coming from? :?: :?: As Joseph already stated, our property taxes are increased by the maximum allowed each year, and this results in $2 million+ more in revenues every time. The latest budget draft is on the...
by clover
Jan Thu 25, 2018 4:56 pm
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: When will Marshfield have full-day Kindergarten?
Replies: 84
Views: 3007

Re: When will Marshfield have full-day Kindergarten?

I never left the action, Eric. I just like to cut back on following along here and there since the wrong-doings of town leaders are impossible to keep up with. It's sad that there are many mommies and daddies out there who think that full day kindergarten is going to sharpen up their kids. It's just...
by clover
Jan Thu 25, 2018 4:36 pm
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: Robbins supports dissolution of BPW
Replies: 33
Views: 2256

Re: Robbins supports dissolution of BPW

... ... all this is, is a money grab for the Selectmen Mr Robbins seems to think you can use Ratepayer money to Balance the towns Budget Enterprise Accounts aren't Legally used to do that I just watched a short portion of the latest BOPW meeting, and it's amazing how something as simple as calculat...
by clover
Jan Thu 25, 2018 3:52 pm
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: When will Marshfield have full-day Kindergarten?
Replies: 84
Views: 3007

Re: When will Marshfield have full-day Kindergarten?

... ... why all of the sudden is this being pushed now? One reason why the town government would finally be doing this is the fact that the town is LOADED with cash these days. There was $3 million in free cash, this past fall, that was not fully spent at the last Town Meeting. Maresco (as reported...
by clover
Jan Tue 16, 2018 1:45 pm
Forum: Beyond the South Shore
Topic: President Trump
Replies: 1459
Views: 38745

Re: President Trump

Clover, Looking for outrageous news? Thanks, but no, I wasn't looking for outrageous news. I was posting about places where regular people live with the constant need to look over their shoulders. "Killadelphia" is typical homegrown U.S. stuff, I know, but the changes to Long Island neighborhoods l...
by clover
Jan Sat 13, 2018 11:53 am
Forum: Beyond the South Shore
Topic: President Trump
Replies: 1459
Views: 38745

Re: President Trump

Trump says "s***hole" and it's all "they" can talk about. Where's the f***in outrage and constant all-day and daily coverage for something like this??? https://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/local/MS-13-Gang-Arrests-Long-Island-New-York-NY-Police-Murder-468791273.html And when the media isn't constantly co...
by clover
Jun Thu 01, 2017 11:13 pm
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: Mia Regazza
Replies: 7
Views: 1195

Re: Mia Regazza

Was hoping to see some variety of real Italian cuisine offered... but disappointed after checking out the menu. Looks like the same stuff you can get at half-a-dozen other restaurants in town. http://miaregazza.com/ I'm glad they're not so focused on what us non-Italians think of as Italian. I can ...
by clover
May Thu 11, 2017 2:48 pm
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: Signing In
Replies: 14
Views: 979

Re: Signing In

I haven't spent time to make sense of what works what way, but just checking in quickly now shows that three posts have been written since the one that is Carson's that shows on the preview page. The newest posts are not showing up there immediately. If I click on this "Signing In" link on that prev...
by clover
May Thu 11, 2017 2:06 pm
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: Signing In
Replies: 14
Views: 979

Re: Signing In

Vlad,I have this page bookmarked on my google chrome without any issues for years.I did try this time to logon using Mozilla today and that seemed to work better. That is strange because my Mozilla is useless on the Forum. Its ok everywhere else. Someone said the problem is probably not a block. I ...
by clover
May Wed 10, 2017 5:47 pm
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: Signing In
Replies: 14
Views: 979

Re: Signing In

I got an email from a long time member they could not sign in?There seems to be some problem?My private message from someone else on this keeps highlighting like it was never read which is not the case??? Anyone else having a problem logging in or with the private message feature? OMG! I don't even...
by clover
Apr Sat 22, 2017 8:04 pm
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: election
Replies: 11
Views: 1287

Re: election

Bobkat Joe Kelleher is your man. First Joe Kelleher is not my man. But I did watch the video and Kelleher reinforced my belief in his opening statement .He started off that he has lived in Marshfield since 1997. Does he get a gold star for that. Because if he thinks he is now a townie .He got a lot...
by clover
Apr Sat 22, 2017 6:58 pm
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: election
Replies: 11
Views: 1287

Re: election

That's the whole reason they're running him.No secret they have been trying to eliminate the DPW board for years now. The other reason Steve Robbins is probably running for D.P.W. Is the fact that he may either want to control how the forensic audit is done on enterprise accounts or not have the au...
by clover
Apr Thu 06, 2017 3:18 pm
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: Town Meeting Warrant
Replies: 14
Views: 1334

Re: Town Meeting Warrant

Your right clover,that there was no discussion of this override by the BOS and certainly nothing I saw in the news about this either!It seems also there was no talk of how much this roof was going to cost as well?Isn't this the same roof that the snow removal contractors put holes into? Well, they ...
by clover
Apr Wed 05, 2017 5:50 pm
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: Town Meeting Warrant
Replies: 14
Views: 1334

Re: Town Meeting Warrant

Yes, there is a ballot question for our spring election asking for an override to pay for the roof. It doesn’t mention that in Article 3 of the Special Town meeting which is requesting $8,503,235.00 for the funding. Did anybody hear the selectmen vote on placing the ballot question on the ballot, a...
by clover
Apr Sat 01, 2017 2:34 pm
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: Selectmen / School Committee Sneak Attack on taxpayers
Replies: 6
Views: 957

Re: Selectmen / School Committee Sneak Attack on taxpayers

Now they have run out of OUR cash... And 'it' still doesn't work... They haven't run out of our cash. Like idiots/sheeple we keep giving them more every year...as if when the clock turns from June 30 to July 1 everything really gets millions more expensive. Advisory Board should not have put the $8...
by clover
Mar Thu 16, 2017 3:13 pm
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: The City of Marshfield Jetport
Replies: 2489
Views: 160843

Re: The City of Marshfield Jetport

Maybe one of you will go to the meeting tonight and ask your questions and report back. There is no meeting this afternoon/tonight. It has been cancelled. Finding out where the fence is going will have to wait for another day. It's confusing that there was no plan available for the BOPW works meeti...
by clover
Mar Wed 15, 2017 8:04 pm
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: The City of Marshfield Jetport
Replies: 2489
Views: 160843

Re: The City of Marshfield Jetport

The following information is for everyone who would like to read it, except Seahag. I didn't find these minutes when I went to the Town's website, but this one meeting was out there when I googled for Airport Commission minutes. Now, when I go back to the Town's website, the minutes are there. Stran...
by clover
Mar Wed 15, 2017 7:46 pm
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: The City of Marshfield Jetport
Replies: 2489
Views: 160843

Re: The City of Marshfield Jetport

So, you, Joe, and Ms. Glavin who was also at the DPW meeting, can go and find out for yourselves, and ask pertinent questions of the Airport Commissioners. Or wait until the next DPW meeting, and see how the issue is resolved, and if you still don't like the answer, ask some more questions. Instead...
by clover
Mar Wed 15, 2017 6:27 pm
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: The City of Marshfield Jetport
Replies: 2489
Views: 160843

Re: The City of Marshfield Jetport

And maybe you could have gone to the DPW meeting last night and asked the question right there!... Of course people went to the DPW meeting, but there were no answers because no fence plan had been submitted before the meeting. No one was able to see where the fence was actually going. There was so...
by clover
Mar Sun 12, 2017 8:35 pm
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: The City of Marshfield Jetport
Replies: 2489
Views: 160843

Re: The City of Marshfield Jetport

What's this transparent little blurb? The agenda for tomorrow night's (Monday 13th) Board of Public Works meeting shows this "Action Item." 4. Woodbine Road/Private Fence Request Within Road Layout Next to Airport Who is making a "private" fence request where the fence is apparently in the road??? I...
by clover
Mar Sun 12, 2017 8:23 pm
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: Marshfield - Banana Republic
Replies: 36
Views: 3517

Re: Marshfield - Banana Republic

... ...In the case of the open meeting law I do agree with clover in regards that there is no teeth in it, but in this case of the articles brought forth by selectmen it may have teeth as it could affect allowing the proposals by the selectmen. The state may rule that the proposals are illegal as t...
by clover
Mar Wed 08, 2017 12:25 pm
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: Marshfield - Banana Republic
Replies: 36
Views: 3517

Re: Marshfield - Banana Republic

That was a good one. Of course, I don't plan on doing that. I believe this is a concern if it's true and should be looked into. Yeah, don't mind Seahag, Eric K, she's part of the problem. :roll: It's true the BOARD of Selectmen didn't vote to send in zoning changes. I asked at the Planning Board me...
by clover
Mar Tue 07, 2017 5:16 pm
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: Marshfield - Banana Republic
Replies: 36
Views: 3517

Re: Marshfield - Banana Republic

One thing this Mariner article doesn't mention is that the Selectmen have submitted these zoning changes to the Planning Board without holding a public meeting or voting to submit the changes for review. How does the Marshfield BOARD of Selectmen act as a BOARD without consulting and deliberating wi...
by clover
Mar Fri 03, 2017 4:33 pm
Forum: Beyond the South Shore
Topic: Extreme Vetting
Replies: 100
Views: 3657

Re: Extreme Vetting

Finally doing some vetting in Brentwood. It's a little late for Nisa and Kayla, but maybe the folks who are still alive are feeling a little safer. A total of 13, 10 of whom are undocumented immigrants , face charges, according to U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of New York http://www.nbcnewy...
by clover
Mar Wed 01, 2017 6:06 pm
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: The City of Marshfield Jetport
Replies: 2489
Views: 160843

Re: The City of Marshfield Jetport

You do know that the only people who care about the airport are the people who were stupid enough to buy a house next to it. They way our Town Government and Zoning Board of Appeals act to give illegal permission to expand, everyone in town is stupid since one never knows when a neighbor will be ab...
by clover
Feb Mon 20, 2017 11:48 am
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: Big Po Needs to Go!
Replies: 19
Views: 2017

Re: Big Po Needs to Go!

Oh please, who cares what happened, or you say what happened, in November??? I heard the story back then and I have to believe it happened, also. And, I care because there's a poster on the wall of the DPW office that advocates for being a "Peacebuilder." It's a real danger to allow some people to ...
by clover
Feb Mon 20, 2017 11:39 am
Forum: Beyond the South Shore
Topic: President Trump
Replies: 1459
Views: 38745

Re: President Trump

But, Trump is RIGHT ON about the unraveling of Sweden (See the thread: 'Paris and the Destruction of Christian European Culture' Sweden, I'm sure, has its home-grown crime, but "immigrant cities" are apparently exceeding the limits of what was there before Grenade kills 8 year-old boy August 2016 h...
by clover
Feb Tue 14, 2017 7:11 am
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: John Davis and The Oceanview Grille at the Fairview
Replies: 33
Views: 2904

Re: John Davis and The Oceanview Grille at the Fairview

Several sources. A run in Plymouth county. He won by that much but you wouldn't of known that until after election. Maybe it is a bad rumor, then again maybe it isn't. I would say it depends on how things play out in town. Gee, I was going to apologize for steering the thread off topic, but I guess...
by clover
Feb Wed 08, 2017 11:45 am
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: John Davis and The Oceanview Grille at the Fairview
Replies: 33
Views: 2904

Re: John Davis and The Oceanview Grille at the Fairview

So the point is people in town are supposed to be angry at this guy JD or the selectmen for approving of his initial plan...to open ONE restaurant? I'm angry at the neighbors there in Brant Rock and not because they've been cranky over this situation. Where are you folks on EVERY situation in town??...
by clover
Feb Fri 03, 2017 6:07 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: PATRIOTS
Replies: 5182
Views: 173936

Re: PATRIOTS

Was showing my son that I still have the t-shirt I wore when Belichick and Brady won their first Superbowl in 2002. :) It's actually an AFC Championship shirt dated January 12, 1997 that I crossed out the date on and wrote in January 27, 2002 when the Patriots won the AFC that year. :) They went on ...
by clover
Jan Mon 30, 2017 6:07 pm
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: Town of Marshfield Website
Replies: 2
Views: 658

Re: Town of Marshfield Website

I went to check it yesterday and saw that it wasn't working. Now some meetings have been postponed because the meeting notices have not been available for viewing through the site. The Mariner says the Town is switching to a new website and that the current site was down "briefly" today, but it's be...
by clover
Jan Mon 23, 2017 2:14 pm
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: What is the story with Lou Silva?
Replies: 36
Views: 2583

Re: What is the story with Lou Silva?

Clover, you are wrong. Surprised? The Facebook site is not "government sponsored" and it is not "run by a past selectman". There are five moderators (who probably wouldn't be able to recognize each other if they were to meet on the street). PJR, my post was not meant to be extremely "correct" but w...
by clover
Jan Wed 18, 2017 7:31 am
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: No Access to MYB ball fields??
Replies: 6
Views: 679

Re: No Access to MYB ball fields??

I would imagine there should be something on record at town hall. I've never heard of anything recorded for casual individual use of town fields, but maybe. It seems to me that individuals use the fields "all the time" with no trouble, with the exception of the baseball fields at the high school wh...
by clover
Jan Tue 17, 2017 8:59 pm
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: What is the story with Lou Silva?
Replies: 36
Views: 2583

Re: What is the story with Lou Silva?

Oh yes, Zech says I am negative and go along with the program. This is the type of person you don't listen to. They never question anything and don't care what happens in town or anywhere else they just keep their head buried in the sand. Eric, Zech didn't say that about you. Zech was talking about...
by clover
Jan Tue 17, 2017 8:52 pm
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: TOWN MODERATOR MEETING
Replies: 6
Views: 536

Re: TOWN MODERATOR MEETING

I'm sure all the proposed changes will increase more free speech! :roll: I have never seen more oppression of speech than at our town meetings.The use of that stupid basketball timer which I have never seen used at any TM but ours.Then you can't speak twice to an article.Then just cut off the discu...
by clover
Jan Tue 17, 2017 8:40 pm
Forum: Marshfield General Discussion
Topic: What is the story with Lou Silva?
Replies: 36
Views: 2583

Re: What is the story with Lou Silva?

Nothing wrong in showing support for someone in which people have confidence in. It falls in line of supporting a candidate and those out there feel Mr. Silva is best candidate. Obviously I agree that people have a right to support a guy, but I see a few problems with the support here. One, the peo...