Articles tagged with troystake
This week Troy talks about hate both nationally with the passing of Westboro Baptist Church founder Fred Phelps and locally with Kyle Hunt.
Amanda Ravens running to raise money for Spaulding Rehab Hospital as a tribute to those affected by last years Marathon bombing.
This week Troy looks at the closing of the Genesis owned nursing home in relation to the community that is Falmouth.
Like the "Dream Team" that ran for selectmen in 1993 this years candidates are just as varied and civic minded.
This season the community is rallying around the Falmouth High School girls hockey team, just one example of how residents support one another in big ways and small.
Like the Zakim Bridge is to Boston, like the Kennedy Compound is to Hyannis Port, and like the bridges are to Bourne, the lighthouse and nearby Cape-style home at Nobska create an image that is an enduring symbol of Falmouth.
The solutions to these community problems will not be easy, requiring everything from education to enforcement to treatment to compassion.
It's entirely possible that well-meaning and intelligent people can espouse and cling to opposite positions on an important issue, and both hold a kernel of truth in their beliefs.
Try to think of someone you know—better yet someone you know and love—whose life has been touched by addiction.
Of the petition articles submitted for the Annual Falmouth Town Meeting in May, two of them stand out for their contrast in approach, their apposition on a public position.