Duxbury’s own Alex Shaughnessy and her partner Jimmy Morgan are taking the pairs figure skating world by storm.
selection to the 2014 Olympic figure skating team, the Championships will prove to be an exciting competition for the newest kids on the block.
Shaughnessy, a Duxbury High School 2011 graduate, and Morgan will make their debut as senior skaters at the 2014 Prudential U.S. Figure Skating Championships hosted by the Skating Club of Boston, where the pair practice. The last qualifying competition before selection to the 2014 Olympic figure skating team, the Championships will prove to be an exciting competition for the newest kids on the block.
Facilities Director Brian Cherry hopes to streamline preventive and corrective maintenance at town buildings with improvements in software and staffing, selectmen learned through a presentation Monday night.
Town Manager René Read presented his first balanced operating budget for the town this week and it includes two new full-time positions and a less conservative estimate of revenues — a position he has had to take to balance the budget.
The Duxbury Nuclear Advisory Committee has submitted an article for the Annual Town Meeting warrant supporting the immediate dismantlement of the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station if and when it ceases to operate.
Town leaders like the idea of leasing out two locations in Duxbury – including the top of the Standish Shore water tank – for wireless phone antennas because it could add as much as $42,000 in rent to the town’s coffers annually.