Part of the Tornado Cleanup initiative (see previous post) will include “Roots of Remembrance” – an undertaking to reforest much of the tornado damaged areas, by planting trees in honor of victims of 9/11.
Anyone interested in sponsoring the planting of a tree in recognition of 9/11 may do so by making a donation through:…Continue
Added by CMS Chamber Online on August 30, 2011 at 12:42pm — No Comments
Read the entire press release from Rep. Todd Smola's office for all the details about the Tornado Cleanup day happening on the National Day of Remembrance.
Be a part! Volunteer or register for assistance.
Added by CMS Chamber Online on August 29, 2011 at 4:12pm — No Comments
Hurricane Preparation Plans Reminder
In light of forecasts that are predicting New England will potentially be impacted by Hurricane Irene, the MDAR Division of Animal Health is reminding everyone that establishing a plan of action in preparation of any type of emergency can minimize injury and property loss. A template to assist you in developing a farm emergency plan is available on our website at…Continue
Added by CMS Chamber Online on August 24, 2011 at 3:24pm — No Comments
The Massachusetts sales tax holiday will occur on August 13 and 14, 2011 and on those days, non-business sales at retail of single items of tangible personal property costing $2,500 or less are exempt from sales and use taxes, subject to certain exclusions. The following do not qualify for the sales tax holiday exemption and remain subject to tax: all motor vehicles, motorboats, meals, telecommunications services, gas, steam, electricity, tobacco products and any single item…Continue
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Pan-Mass Challenge riders will begin to arrive to our area later this week. The Opening Ceremonies take place on Friday evening at the Sturbridge Host Hotel (broadcast live on WCVB Channel 5) and the ride begins in Sturbridge at 5:30am on Saturday.…Continue
Added by CMS Chamber Online on August 3, 2011 at 1:51pm — No Comments