Melissa in the Morning: Beware of Buzzwords

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Melissa in the Morning: Beware of Buzzwords

If you are in the market for a new dog, beware of buzzwords. Elizabeth Menegon who created the Hands 2 Paws app shared how words like “hypoallergenic” “teacup” or “pocket” are not always accurate when describing dogs. Most times they are just attractive, deceptive words. ((00:00))

The state Board of Pardons and Paroles has stopped reducing prison sentences for violent criminals. Many people have been upset for awhile after the parole board reduced over 70 sentences of people convicted of violent crimes last year, including 44 guilty of murder. Senator Kevin Kelly joined the show applauding Governor Lamont’s decision to pause the program. ((17:21))

At the young age of four, one Milford girl wanted to clean up her local beach. And now 15 years later, that cleanup is bigger than ever. We met Mackenzie Powers to learned all about her annual clean up and what triggered her passion to do it so many years ago. ((26:32))

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