Category: Editorials

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In the 1960s there was a TV show, That Was The Week That Was (also known as TW3), that took a satirical look at that week’s news events. However, this past week’s events have moved from the realm of farce…

Suffolk DA Rollins Steps Up

The announcement this week by Suffolk County District Attorney Rachael Rollins that her office will be expanding the database (often referred to as LEAD) that is comprised of law enforcement personnel whose prior conduct could impact their credibility as witnesses in…

Guest Op-Ed: One for All

The following remarks were made by School Committee member Marcony Almeida Barros during the city’s first-ever Brazilian Flag Raising and Brazilian Independence Day Ceremony at Everett City Hall. Thank you, Mr. Mayor. Obrigado. Bom dia!  It is a pleasure to…

Guest Op-Ed: Turn the Page

Dr. Glenn Mollette   Fall season officially begins September 22 this year. For every season there is a change. Most of us like the seasons especially if we can have four of them.   I like the fall as the weather seems…

Apocalypse — Now

The photos of the wildfires in our western states that have incinerated entire communities and that have turned daytime skies to night by their heavy smoke have illustrated the dramatic effects of climate change upon the daily lives of millions…