In light of recent mass-shooting horrors, I hope many of us can show up tomorrow IN ORANGE to let our legislators know that we want common sense gun laws, not more gun proliferation. Also there are several calls to action below - a letter to sign, an ask to send a letter to the committee … Continue reading ACTION ALERT: Hearing on Gun Bills 11/16/17
You may have heard of H3081 - Extreme Risk Protective Order; a common sense gun law that is in the legislature this session. What does it mean exactly? Here is an explanation: An Extreme Risk Protective Order (ERPO) is a court-issued civil order that would empower Massachusetts families and law enforcement to prevent gun tragedies … Continue reading H3081: A Common Sense Gun Law We Need NOW!
Hands Up For Gun Violence (HUGS) is hosting an event on December 14th to remember the victims of Newtown. Please save the date! HUGS, a local grassroots organization, is hosting the showing of the movie ‘Newtown’ in honor of the victims of Sandy Hook. The event will take place at the Congregational Church in Topsfield … Continue reading Newtown: The Movie – Remembering the Victims
Hi everyone! Welcome to Meatless Mondays - a place to find recipes that others have tried - and LIKED! It’s difficult to try to incorporate vegetarian foods into our diets, but it is beneficial for the planet if we reduce or eliminate our consumption of meats. So in support of that effort - here is … Continue reading Meatless Mondays: First in a series
ACTION ITEM: We are doing a postcard campaign for AVR - Automatic Voter Registration. The bills are S373/H2091 and are currently in the Joint Committee for Election Laws. Below is information about the bill, including talking points. OUR GOAL: Send 10 postcards in support of AVR between Oct. 1-15. You can send 10 to your … Continue reading ACTION ITEM: Postcard Campaign to Support Automatic Voter Registration (again) – October 1-15
This event is sponsored by HUGS - Hands Up for Gun Safety HUGS, Hands Up for Gun Safety cordially invites you to attend Topsfield’s ”Concert Across America” on Sunday, September 24th, 2017 from 4:30 – 6:30 pm on the Topsfield Town Common. In the event of inclement weather, the concert will be held in the … Continue reading Topsfield’s “Concert Across America” To End Gun Violence
Action Item below: Sreynuon Lunn is a Cambodian national arrested for criminal charges earlier this year. He was unable to post a $1,500 bail and was held until his trial date of Feb. 6, on a case out of Boston Municipal Court. Ultimately, the charges were dismissed but Judge Michael Coyne refused to release Lunn … Continue reading Watch Your Reps: James Lyons & the Immigration Case