Hilltown Families


Massachusetts Senate Passes Safe School Package State Senator Benjamin B. Downing (D- Pittsfield) announces action by the Massachusetts Senate today advancing measures that ban bullying and update nutritional standards in schools with a pair of bills aimed at promoting a safe, healthy and productive learning environment for all students. The Senate’s anti-bullying legislation prohibits physical, verbal and written acts that threaten or cause harm to another student, including Internet “cyber-bullying,” while a… Read More

$14K In S.A.F.E. Grants to Promote Student Awareness of Fire Safety State Senator Benjamin B. Downing (D- Pittsfield) announces today that the state Executive Office of Public Safety and Security and the Department of Fire Services have awarded $14,748 in Student Awareness of Fire Education (S.A.F.E.) program grant funds to nine communities throughout his Berkshire, Hampshire and Franklin Senate District. S.A.F.E. Program is a state initiative to provide resources to local fire… Read More

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