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Zoning: Mason Drive-in Theatre

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Nostalgia dwells up in our heart whenever we drive past the Milford Drive-In Theater. However, even if the proposed Mason Zoning amendment were to pass and allow such a thing in Mason; a second and third layer of regulations would…

Milford High Regional Accreditation

According to an interpretation at “The Cabinet” “Milford High School has received a generally good report from the regional school accreditation agency, although it noted areas of concern, including a school building that is failing in several areas.” We found…

Mission Creep

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2015 Mason Warrant Article 13: To see if the Town will vote to raise and appropriate the sum of Eighty Thousand Dollars ($80,000) to be expended at the discretion of the Board of Selectmen in opposition to the proposed Northeast…

2016 Pipeline Matters

Mason Warrant Article 7, 2016 (proposed) To see if the town will vote to raise and appropriate the sum of Twenty Thousand Dollars($20,000) to be expended at the discretion of the Board of Selectmen in opposition to the proposed Northeast…

Stone Walls and FERC

A 67 page issuance of Kinder Morgan questions from FERC in preparation for its April 2016 Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Northeast Energy Direct Project was posted at the FERC E-Libray Freburary 26, 2016. Once the EIS is complete,…

Occam’s Razor

Occam’s razor (also written as Ockham’s razor and in Latin lex parsimoniae, which means ‘law of parsimony’) is a problem-solving principle devised by William of Ockham (c. 1287–1347), who was an English Franciscan friar and scholastic philosopher and theologian. (from…

Drone Wars…

Small drones with cameras open up new sources of information, the likes of which have not been seen since Gutenberg’s printing press wrested control of published information from the powers that be. How dare someone print and distribute the Bible…

Living in Mason, NH (not OH)

The following is from Facebook. We don’t visit it often as Facebook presents ads and seems to go out of its way to hide from Google. Patricia Renee Pina Dear Mason Selectman: Last evening at the meeting I inquired again…

NED: Mason Selectmen Petion to Intervene

With very colorful language using words like “slashed”, “ravaged” and “saddled” the Mason Selectmen have filed their petition to intervene in the NED pipeline process at the latest possible moment (see here). Seems our selectmen would prefer a “shopping mall…

Mason Pipeline, 2015 in Review

Stop the Pipeline

The Gazette recently found this photo from a December 27, 2015 Nashua Telegraph article (warning paywall). So what caught our attention is the FX4 Off Road logo beneath the pipeline sign. We’ve been told that energy conservation will save us…