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Comment on: Bostonâs parking solution is not more parking - Opinion - The Boston Globe
Posted 04/15/2014 10:36:37 EDT
Would love to visit friends who live in the city but can't find anywhere within 4 square blocks to park!
Comment on: With Logan parking lots overflowing, passengers get valet service - Business - The Boston Globe
Posted 02/21/2014 07:49:17 EST
almost hesitate to say this, they'll raise the parking rates at Logan, but, why is it as expensive to park and fly (Woburn) as it is to park at Logan? Make it more less expensive and more people will more »
Comment on: Kerry plays down spat with Israeli defense chief - World - The Boston Globe
Posted 01/16/2014 10:31:27 EST
being messianic about pursuing peace seems appropriate
Comment on: Martin Walshâs sensible kind of unionism - Opinion - The Boston Globe
Posted 01/05/2014 08:24:05 EST
Sorry mr. Kelleher, but you're just not believable. Construction unions are the same as all the others. Everyone's seen the picketing or heard of the nasty letters sent to employees homes when a bid g more »
Comment on: In small town, immigration creates great cultural divide - Nation - The Boston Globe
Posted 01/05/2014 08:14:26 EST
Aren't the "corporate" farms that attracted the workers in the first place tax payers? Why no mention of their part in either paying enough taxes to cover town services or paying workers enough to cre more »
Comment on: Signs of rare fiscal discipline at Pentagon seen as casualty of budget deal - Nation - The Boston Globe
Posted 01/05/2014 07:58:37 EST
Why is this a news story NOW and not during the sequestration debate? Unfortunately, this is common in today's new cycle...the longer view taken too late.
Comment on: As crime falls, shootings by police rise - Metro - The Boston Globe
Posted 01/05/2014 07:53:44 EST
What about the militarization of even small town police forces since 911? How has that affected the way officers think and approach the job?
Comment on: Tom Menino should attend Marty Walshâs inauguration - Editorials - The Boston Globe
Posted 01/03/2014 07:55:00 EST
There is absolutely no reason Menino should have to attend and no reason to make a big deal about it. He's done more than enough for the city and the incoming Mayor.
Comment on: American Federation of Teachers revealed as funder behind mysterious pro-Walsh PAC during mayoral campaign - Metro - The Boston Globe
Posted 12/29/2013 08:35:42 EST
...."most efficient way for us to ensure that working families had a voice in deciding Bostonâs next mayor,â Michael Powell, an AFT spokesman, said in a statement provided to the Globe.". BULL. Th more »
Comment on: Severe tick disease investigated in Massachusetts and Maine patients - Health & wellness - The Boston Globe
Posted 12/26/2013 09:47:51 EST
And appropriately thinning the herds of suburban deer who are barely surviving on bird feeders and landscaped yards!
Comment on: Time to say ânoâ to Partners - Business - The Boston Globe
Posted 12/17/2013 12:22:52 EST
Partners hospitals spend more on salaries (across ALL employees), research, community health, updated technologies, physical plant, global charitable outreach, etc., than any other health care organiz more »
Comment on: Indulging in Americaâs gun fantasies - Opinion - The Boston Globe
Posted 12/13/2013 09:05:57 EST
Instead of regulation of ads, why not requiring what you acknowledge as a real eye opener: appropriate training? Most "gun control" advocates do not advocate taking guns away from owners, we just wan more »
Comment on: Marketinga much better Boston brand - Opinion - The Boston Globe
Posted 12/13/2013 08:56:07 EST
Revolutions Start in Boston: health, education, technology, financing...you could do a lot with it. The Chinese and Europeans who come here for education and health are a perfect tourism target for t more »
Comment on: Fog plagues new JetBlue service in Worcester - Business - The Boston Globe
Posted 12/13/2013 08:38:31 EST
Can't believe this was well known and Mass Port decided to put more money in. High speed rail ALL over the state would be a much better investment, as well as using existing air fields in Weymouth, D more »
Comment on: Three deaths reported from heart inflammation caused by Lyme disease - Health & wellness - The Boston Globe
Posted 12/12/2013 06:49:06 EST
Time to star taking the dog's medicine!
Comment on: Nurses pressing ballot question to limit hospital CEO pay and require greater financial disclosure - Business - The Boston Globe
Posted 12/11/2013 09:43:23 EST
Anyone who thinks hospitals in MA have lots of excess profit is delusional. The MNA likes to talk about the top notch health care their members deliver, but at the same time they push for policies tha more »
Comment on: New law requires insurers, providers to give consumers cost estimates for their medical care - Health & wellness - The Boston Globe
Posted 12/09/2013 11:44:25 EST
Would be helpful if when we call our insurer for pricing, we could also get quality info, such as: how much does a discectomy cost and what surgeons and hospitals have the best outcomes? THEN we'd be more »
Comment on: Child obesity rates drop in Massachusetts - Health & wellness - The Boston Globe
Posted 10/18/2013 07:42:35 EDT
Shape up Somerville...why isn't this in boston!
Comment on: Why is it so hard to find a doctor? - Magazine - The Boston Globe
Posted 10/13/2013 10:02:46 EDT
State funded medical schools (U Mass) and students should be required to open more spots for primary care (the school) and practice primary care medicine for a certain amount of time. That's what the more »
Comment on: End the shutdown by compromising with Republicans, not demonizing them - Opinion - The Boston Globe
Posted 10/09/2013 07:23:08 EDT
The Republicans can't get to a negotiated agreement among themselves, but Obama is supposed to negotiate with them? C'mon Jeff!
Comment on: Sex ed in Boston schools: Mayoral hopefuls must pay more attention - Opinion - The Boston Globe
Posted 10/09/2013 07:11:53 EDT
Non issue. Waste of column space.
Comment on: Carl Icahn scores two seats on Nuance board - Business - The Boston Globe
Posted 10/08/2013 10:02:33 EDT
Death knell for Nuance.
Comment on: Arbitration panel rules that Boston police patrolmen deserve 25.4 percent raise - Metro - The Boston Globe
Posted 09/28/2013 10:19:18 EDT
This is why public support for unions has disintegrated. I know of no one else who thinks they will increase their income by 25% over the next 6 years. The unions keep bidding up their contracts whil more »
Comment on: Four injured, in Dorchester stabbings, shootings - Boston.com
Posted 08/25/2013 09:50:08 EDT
Why are there not cops on every block in these neighborhoods
Comment on: Ivy League achievement gap - Metro - The Boston Globe
Posted 08/25/2013 09:27:13 EDT
Isn't this a bit like the fashion and music worlds adopting the look and music of gangs and inner city youth. Lets be careful about assumptions.