Love him or not, perhaps somewhere in the middle, citizen fiscal watchdog John Marshall Lee, also a petitioning candidate for City Council, keeps on barkingRead more
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Winds Of Change On City Council?
There’s Bill Finch, Joe Ganim and Mary-Jane Foster, Howard Gardner and Charlie Coviello too running for mayor on the Democratic side. Enrique Torres is aRead more
John Marshall Lee’s Quest For Answers (And Eating OATS) On The City Council
For several years, community fiscal watchdog John Marshall Lee has been a painstaking presence at City Council meetings haranguing councilors on open and accountable government,Read more
White: Speaking Out Leads To Budget White Out–Saga Of City Council Conflicts
Former City Councilman Tom White provides insight into conflicts that arise with city employees serving on the budget and legislative body. He had served asRead more
Offcials Celebrate Grand Opening Of Renovated Black Rock School
Mayor Bill Finch on Saturday was joined by state and city officials, community leaders and parents for the grand opening of the renovated Black RockRead more
Steve Stafstrom To Run For Grogins’ Vacant Seat, Torres Considering Run
Former City Councilman Steve Stafstrom tells OIB he will be a candidate when a special election is called to fill the State House seat ofRead more
City Honors Firefighters For Saving Elderly Woman
From Public Safety spokesman Bill Kaempffer: Mayor Bill Finch and City Council honored three firefighters Monday in City Council Chambers for their heroic rescue ofRead more
Knock, Knock, Budget Committee, Anyone Home?
Citizen fiscal scrutineer John Marshall Lee has arguably attended more City Council budget committee meetings than some of its members. He chronicles the attendance recordsRead more