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Bedford Grange sends thoughts and prayers to tornado victims

Bedford Grange sends thoughts and prayers to those who have been affected by the tornadoes in Oklahoma and the midwest. From the American Red Cross: “This has been a major disaster, and the Red Cross will be there for the … Continue reading

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National Grange Fights Against Estate Tax by Filing Brief

From the National Grange press release: ““The Grange has long been an opponent of the estate tax. It does nothing but prevent the American dream from becoming a reality,” National Grange President Edward Luttrell said. “Farmers and ranchers all over … Continue reading

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National Grange View From the Hill Blog on Rural Broadband Access

A Guest Blogger on the National Grange’s View From the Hill blog writes: “While there is still work to be done to ensure that all Americans in rural communities have access to mobile broadband, the outlook is positive. Broadband providers are stepping up with … Continue reading

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Bedford Grange Memorial Service Postponed

Join us on Monday, June 24th at 8:00 pm at the First Church of Christ, Congregational in Bedford, MA We will remember our members who have died over the last year and have a moment of silence to honor those … Continue reading

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Bedford Grange to Offer Obligation Ceremony

Monday, April 22nd at 8:00 pm First Church of Christ, Congregational 25 The Great Road Bedford, MA Our Master (President) writes on his blog at Bedford Patch: Grange members consider themselves a part of a big, interconnected family. We care … Continue reading

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Bedford Grange Prays for the Victims of the Boston Marathon Bombings

Bedford Grange sends out its prayers and thoughts for the victims of the bombings in the city of Boston today. We agree with President Obama: “Today is a holiday in Massachusetts, Patriot’s Day. It’s a day that celebrates the free … Continue reading

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Corey Spence, Master (President) of Bedford Grange and State Grange Assistant Steward, spoke about youth in the Grange at Norfolk Pomona’s State Officers Day, April 13th, 2013. Here is the text of his speech: Thank you Worthy Master, Associates of … Continue reading

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April 2013 State Grange News

This month’s edition of the Massachusetts State Grange News is online! Found out all the exciting events going on in Granges across the state! Click the picture to read it!

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View from the Hill Blog from the National Grange Legislative Director on the “Monsanto Protection Act”

Grace Boatwright, the National Grange Legislative Director, writes: “In the past few weeks, I’ve received a few calls here at the office regarding what many are calling the “Monsanto Protection Act.” There seems to be some confusion about what it … Continue reading

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National Grange President’s Welcome to Grange Month

“For the past 146 years the Grange has been helping citizens in thousands of communities strengthen their hometowns. We believe in American Values and the power of people coming together. We believe that each of us can reach their full … Continue reading

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