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Posted 12/07/2014 06:36:46 EST
* Maybe other Hanukkah symbols that are more secular would be a better fit? * I agree completely. A menorah has religious meaning; an example of a Hanukkah symbol that does not is a dreidel. Not that more »
Posted 11/06/2014 09:51:39 EST
I'm glad you mentioned Uber Black Car. I wish the media would distinguish between UberX and Uber's other services. I don't care for UberX, yet Uber Black Car drivers are insured and have livery plates more »
Posted 10/30/2014 07:11:50 EDT
I am sad to learn that he died of his injuries. My thoughts are with his loved ones as well as with the train operator. more »
Posted 05/09/2014 05:48:09 EDT
Nobody has pointed this out yet, so I will. Excuse the grammar police, yet a news organization should know a little something about adverbs. "...reminder to drive safe..." should be "reminder to drive more »
Posted 03/17/2014 03:55:24 EDT
Oh, never mind. I see now that it's a quality issue. Still, BDC, how about some more detail? I'm tired of these so-called stories that are not much more than a couple of Tweets.
Posted 03/17/2014 03:53:49 EDT
The article fails to mentions the reason that "several bars (are) saying no to green beer." Are we supposed to guess?
Posted 10/09/2013 02:02:52 EDT
My son is a special education student who goes to a school on the South Shore. If you would care to walk him there and back, go right ahead.
Posted 10/09/2013 08:54:34 EDT
My son's driver's trick this morning was to show up ten minutes early, wait for about a minute, and then start to leave. Had it not been for the intervention of one of our neighbors, my son would not more »
Posted 10/08/2013 10:28:37 EDT
Our son goes to a school for students with special needs that is located in another district. BPS is responsible for transportation. We have no way to get him there, so he stayed home (as did I).
Posted 09/07/2013 05:41:08 EDT
How about opening this story up to those affected most by it, for whom a subscription is not in the budget?
Posted 07/20/2013 03:46:43 EDT
We visited an Ice Bar in Stockholm earlier this week and loved it. I hope the concept works as well here. The Ice Bar in Stockholm is cooled to -5C (23F), so it is bearable. At current exchange rates, more »
Posted 05/09/2013 10:11:25 EDT
Well put, Drewchild.
Posted 03/25/2013 09:01:35 EDT
Aside being against the law, you may be passing up a fantastic worker. How do you know that a 58-year-old won't take a lower salary? It's a heck of a lot more than unemployment pays, for those lucky e more »
Posted 03/25/2013 08:55:24 EDT
Then at least call me for an interview so that I can demonstrate that my skills and training are up-to-date. During the interview, ask me for an example or two that describe how I've been adaptable to more »
Posted 03/25/2013 08:43:39 EDT
Please don't paint us with a broad brush. Recent studies show that trailing edge Boomers (those born 1955-1964) expect to work until at least 70. And, there is no guarantee that a 25-year-old will sti more »
Posted 03/25/2013 08:39:43 EDT
HarryRPitts raises a good point. The way I've been told to handle it is to omit the years I earned my BA and MS and to have my job history go back 15 years on the resume. (Not much before that might b more »
Posted 03/25/2013 08:35:01 EDT
I am 50, unemployed for a year after my job in financial services vanished. I do not need medical insurance -- I have coverage through my husband's job. It's sad that I have to say that right off the more »
Posted 03/11/2013 11:40:25 EDT
In response to LloydDobler's comment: New Shimmer is a floor wax! No, it's a desert topping!!! Of course! How could I have forgotten that one? Classic. There was also baseball player-turned comme more »
Posted 03/11/2013 09:01:21 EDT
No Roseanne Roseannadanna? Coneheads on Family Feud? Father Guido Sarducci? Puppy Uppers/Doggie Downers? Bris in the car? Eddie Murphy on George Washington Carver? Tim Kazurinski (sp?) on Weekend Upda more »
Posted 01/22/2013 09:55:25 EST
From the article: "Overhauling the student-assignment system has been a top priority for Mayor Thomas M. Menino, who believes that allowing more students on the same street to attend the same school w more »
Posted 12/14/2012 02:49:32 EST
"I am far from a gun nut, I just do not want the globe to encourage copycats by giving publicity to the mass murderer."
I agree completely, Anne.
Posted 12/14/2012 02:13:57 EST
"Cloak of ignorance?" No, that's not it at all. All I'm saying is that we need to grieve for the community. In time, we can learn more about the shooter. But, it's too soon.
Posted 12/14/2012 01:58:42 EST
Let's not waste space on this coward, please. Two dozen elementary school kids and adults lost their lives today; many others traumatized. Can't we just focus on the community, please? Please?
Posted 08/22/2012 02:13:32 EDT
Is there a Mrs. Charlie who will bring him food but not the exit fare? more »
Posted 07/14/2012 07:07:19 EDT
Where may I find the petition? Is this it: https://www.change.org/petitions/superintendent-johnson-has-lost-the-public-s-trust-and-must-resign-or-be-fired-immediately As a BPS parent for the past 12 y more »
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