Category: Editorials

Letters to the Editor

Act with Urgency (The following letter was sent recently to Senate President Karen Spilka and House Speaker Bob DeLeo by a group of mayors around the Commonwealth, including Mayor Carlo DeMaria) Dear Senate President Spilka and Speaker DeLeo,  Voting is…

Guest Op-Ed: Science Matters

By Jack Clarke  Either science matters or it doesn’t. Policy makers can’t have it both ways and selectively apply it only when it advances a political agenda. Science should inform and drive public policy not the other way around –…

So Let’s Talk About The Weather

The weather this April has been full of irony. We had mild months for January, February, and March, with above-average temperatures (among the warmest on record) and few storms of any consequence. However, April has been anything but spring-like. Temperatures…

Letters to the Editor

Keeping the mail moving Dear Editor:Ê During these challenging times, postal employees are working hard to ensure residents stay connected with their world through the mail. Whether it’s medications, a package, a paycheck, benefits or pension check, a bill or…