April 10, 2009
March 19, 2009
Peggy Losch of Pittsfield, drops by L&D Discount Smoke Shop in West Quincy to purchase nine cartons of cigarettes Thursday, March 19, 2009. The recent federal tax hike on cigarettes has increased the price. “If they raise the taxes on cigarettes they should raise the taxes on booze too,” Losh said. H-W Photo/Steve Bohnstedt
Dozens of parents and other community members voiced concerns to the Western School Board Wednesday night about the proposed closure of the elementary school in Hull. The board said closing the school would save the district more than $163,000, even class size and allow teachers to teach their strengths.
March 17, 2009
Friends, Ben Fasano, left, and Kevin Watson, watch the water roll by, while enjoying the weather Tuesday, March 17, 2009 near the waterfront in Quincy. “It’s nice outside,” Fasano said.
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A potential buyer walks past a 1955 Oldsmobile during the Spring ’09 Collector Car Auction Monday, March 16, 2009 at the Sullivan Auction Site in Hamilton. Over 100 classic car where offered up for bids. H-W Photo/Steve Bohnstedt