By John Walsh, Friends of the Blue Hills
Have you ever been beautifully dressed up with nowhere to go? Such is the life of the spotted salamander (Ambystoma maculatum) which spends most of its life beneath ground emerging but for a brief time to mate before returning to its subterranean and solitary existence.
by Frank Schroth
Candidates for town wide offices addressed voter questions regarding their positions and why they are running at a forum held last Monday at the Milton Council on Aging. Candidates provided opening statements which were followed by questions from the audience.
During April, National Poetry Month, we are posting a poem a day. We are thrilled with the response and interest this small daily feature has generated. If you would like to suggest a poem you like, please email it in. The following poem comes to us from Elizabeth Thomas.
Children Learn What They Live, by Dorothy Law Nolte, Ph.D.
If children live with criticism, they learn to condemn.
If children live with hostility, they learn to fight.
If children live with fear, they learn to be apprehensive.