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Posted 01/27/2015 02:36:31 EST
I am so excited that the Boston Globe is encouraging and printing opinion pieces from ordinary local citizens. (Thanks to Brian McGrory, mainly.) This piece by David Brown is a great start. I was gett more »
Posted 11/20/2014 08:17:19 EST
Right thing! Buying an historic treasure for $750. and selling it for $40,000. He knew it was valuable when he offered it for sale but not when he bought it? Read Thieves of Book Row by Travis McDade. more »
Posted 11/26/2013 07:42:27 EST
Full Definition of SEMITE 1 a : a member of any of a number of peoples of ancient southwestern Asia including the Akkadians, Phoenicians, Hebrews, and Arabs b : a descendant of these peoples 2 : more »
Posted 07/21/2013 06:38:29 EDT
Be sure to read the update to this story (above) by the president of the Historical Society of Watertown.
Posted 07/17/2013 01:28:10 EDT
Yes, but the library trustees are older still. Young people seldom involve themselves in preservation matters.
Posted 05/20/2013 02:44:08 EDT
"many Catholics are too uncomfortable in giving up their religious-cultural heritage." This is very true. The beautiful rituals and ceremonies become indelibly ingrained and life becomes more drab wi more »
Posted 05/20/2013 09:08:49 EDT
I agree that Graham's opinion piece was nasty. However she has a right to her opinion. As a woman, with the same genetic mutation that Jolie has, I too had a prophylactic double mastectomy. I admire J more »
Posted 05/16/2013 07:57:37 EDT
Good letter. I was much more frightened of the hundreds of armed cops, standing in front of the mall or riding around in tanks and helicopters, aching for a chance at heroism, than I was of the 19 yea more »
Posted 02/16/2013 08:53:51 EST
You can't have any info on the storm without power-you can't get a newspaper and when you call the 800# for Nstar they tell you "We don't know when you in Sandwich will get your power, water, heat et more »
Posted 10/21/2011 12:28:21 EDT
I must be missing something. Ms. Cohen-Boyar states that the MA division of Susan B. Komen for the Cure raised $900.00. How much are the salaries of employees like Ms. Cohen-Boyar and her staff? It se more »
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