Month: September 2008

Reach Out and Read: Improving Childhood Literacy

CAMBRIDGE – Windsor Street Health Center, 119 Windsor St. #1 mapCambridge Chronicle blog post: “Rep. Toomey reads to children at Windsor Street Health Center”Reach Out and Read official website Reach Out and Read (ROR) is a fantastic national children’s literacy program that focuses on young at-risk children who so often enter school unprepared to learn.…

2007-2008 Formal Legislative Session Update

At the end of July, the House and the Senate wrapped up the 2007-2008 formal session with a list of legislative accomplishments that will help to significantly improve our state‚Äôs economy, environment, health care system and aging infrastructure. The extent of our broad-reaching achievements in the legislature is in part thanks to our new Governor…