Category: Editorials

The (Climate) News Is All Bad

At the start of World War II, President Franklin Roosevelt reportedly said to his aides, “So far, the news is all bad,” referring to the reports from the front in the immediate aftermath of Pearl Harbor when the Japanese were taking…

Letters to the Editor

McLaughlin Enters Race For State Rep. Dear Editor: It’s not often that someone gets to say that they have been able to pursue their lifelong dream. For me, I have had that privilege to serve the people of Everett as…

Have We Turned A Corner?

For the first time since 2014, life expectancy in the United States has risen after four years of decline, according to a report released this past Thursday by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Overall life expectancy rose…

Letter to the Editor

Thank You to Such a Great Fire Department Dear Editor: Our finest were at it again, when they were called on to assist my son who is wheelchair bound. He was stuck on his lift which was about two feet…

DiDomenico’s Healthy Youth Act Passes

The Massachusetts Senate recently passed Sen. Sal DiDomenico’s bill, An Act relative to healthy youth (S.2459). This bill will ensure that Massachusetts schools electing to provide their students with sex education use age-appropriate and medically accurate curriculum that covers a…