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Monthly Archives: April 2013

Thumbs Up! Develop a Green Thumb in a Window Garden This Spring! Posted on Apr 2

Thumbs Up! Develop a Green Thumb in a Window Garden This Spring!

  Posted by: Julie Schaeffer   Many families with young children enjoy exploring herbs because of their pleasant and surprising tastes and smells. Herbs are easy to grow, too.  A window sill that receives at least 6 hours of sunlight makes a garden site.  If   …Continue Reading Thumbs Up! Develop a Green Thumb in a Window Garden This Spring!

Join the Dialogue on Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Posted on Apr 1

Join the Dialogue on Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention

Posted by Marci Diamond, Director of the DPH Sexual Assault Prevention and Survivor Services Unit. Sexual violence is everyone’s issue: in fact, a recent national study found that one in three women and one in five men in Massachusetts have experienced sexual violence, typically starting at a   …Continue Reading Join the Dialogue on Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention