The following was released by the office of Mayor Gary Christenson.
By Jeannette Hinkle
Ringed by rambunctious young kids ready for a nap, Rep. Paul Brodeur, D-Melrose, cracked open a book about a pigeon in dire need of a bath.
Brodeur was visiting Little Sprouts in Melrose on a tour of early childhood care centers in the district to see how state legislation relating to early education works on the colorfully carpeted ground.
If the so-called millionaire’s tax amendment passes, Brodeur said, the state could see an influx of transportation and...