"Often out of sight until election time, county sheriffs and governor's councilors play a major role in shaping the justice landscape and the quality of life in our communities." The event, co-hosted by Western Massachusetts Neighbor to Neighbor, Voices from Inside and the Women's Fund of Western Massachusetts, will take place at Springfield's Trinity United Methodist Church, 361 Sumner Ave.
Doors will open at p.m., with the program beginning at p.m.
Once the "candidating" begins, moderators located at each table will help jump-start conversations between voters and candidates.
Voters may also informally revisit candidates after the speed-dating portion of the event, the group said.
Plus, I already had a singles mixer under my belt and I vowed to relax and just have fun at the next one. Once I realized there was a second bar downstairs (away from the DJ and crowds), I descended into air conditioning and drank my wine from an appropriate big girl cup.
I was sure my "picker," as "Millionaire Matchmaker" Patti Stanger calls it, would be completely on point. “This seems like a high school dance —guys on one side, girls on the other,” I quipped. This was a new experience for my pack of sisters and we all swapped our we-can-laugh-at-that-now dating stories. Then, the Jersey gentleman offered to split the bill and go Dutch with his date. At the door, we were given a card with ice breakers with questions for the ladies to ask the guys. If you can't think of anything to say, you could walk up to one of the men and ask a question like, "What is a Class C fire?
The women, who to my eye outnumbered the men, were dressed for a date. Pirone, I’m going to be single for most likely two years. (It was in the cards.) The downstairs of Hudson Station was amazing.
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The first thing I did when I arrived at Hudson Station, 440 9th Ave., Manhattan, at 8 p.m. One story of a bad Garden State date had me practically crying from laughter. I didn't see any tacos at this party, but wait staff passed trays of appetizers like quesadillas and (one of my favorites) boneless wing bites. " or "Which of these isn't a legit movie about firefighters?
Hudson Station is not The Jane Hotel, where the Social Concierge mixer was held, and that was both good and bad. " I didn’t need the card because Tim and I started chatting immediately. Guys were coming up and bullshitting, busting ass and just being really fun to talk to.
Boston calls itself “America's Walking City,” and with good reason: driving can be a challenge.
What better excuse to park your car and explore on foot? No trip to Boston would be complete without a walk along the Freedom Trail, a red, mostly bricked line winding...