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Hingham considers ban on dogs at Town Hall

Allowing mutts in municipal buildings has become a much-debated issue in Hingham after several town officials suggested banning man’s best friend from the premises.

The idea of barring dogs from Town Hall has brought out people on both sides of the issue, prompting discussion on whether any kinds of animals should be allowed into meetings, and whether dog-training programs should continue in the building.

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