Quincy Choral Society Announces Upcoming Season

Rehearsals to be Held in Milton

For its 2014-2015 season, the Quincy Choral Society will share with its audiences a wide variety of music, featuring prominent classical composers and accomplished Broadway composers and lyricists. The season will kick off on December 7 when the chorus will present seasonal music including Karl Jenkins’ Stella Natalis (Star of Birth), celebrating different aspects of Christmas: the sleeping child, peace, winter, and thanksgiving.

Photo for the day 08.29.14

Here is a shot of the MHS Wildcats scrimmaging. The shot is by sports photographer Roy Chambers who does a great job capturing MHS sports action. You can find his work here.

photo by Roy Chambers

photo by Roy Chambers

Tree at library comes down

photo 5The copper beech tree that stood over the grounds of the library is being removed. The tree has been in declining health for several years and the trustees voted to remove it due to public safety concerns. Click “Read more” for additional photos. (Photos courtesy of the Milton Public Library)

Registration now open for Milton Adult Education courses

Registration is now open for Milton Adult Education courses. Offerings include art, crafts, computer skills, foreign languages and more. You can find the complete course listing with instructors, schedules, and descriptions here.

You can register online here or take advantage of walk in registration nights on September 15th and 16th from 6-8pm at Milton High School. If you have questions please email Jen Troy.

MPD seek suspect in Santander Bank Robbery

Notice from Milton Police Department

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On Tuesday August 26, 2014 about 5pm, an unknown suspect (white male, approx. 5”11-6ft, 250lbs-300lbs, no facial hair, blonde eyebrows and hair, missing front right tooth, wearing a black Bruins fitted baseball hat, black V-neck t-shirt, grey sweatpants and sneaker) passed a demand note and obtained $80 dollars.

Milton Academy’s Pam White and “A Marriage to Remember”

by Frank Schroth

I was reading the New York Times online yesterday and stumbled on an opinion piece, “A Marriage to Remember“, by Banker White, a documentary filmmaker. Mr. White’s mother has Alzheimer’s and he discusses his father’s support of her and writes:

The experience of caring for someone with Alzheimer’s can be incredibly isolating, at a time when you need support the most. We are grateful that this process has helped us to come together as a family and as a community to celebrate that most precious gift of all: our memories.

Teamsters’ alleged slurs raise doubts about film tax credit

Editorial from The Boston Globe

THE TEAMSTERS who allegedly slashed tires and hurled racist, sexist, and antigay epithets at a “Top Chef” filming site in Milton in June ought to consider how much they stand to lose if their offensive antics cause the public to lose faith in the Massachusetts film industry. (Read the full story here.)