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Posted 02/09/2015 04:00:21 EST
I wonder if this could lead to a sequel of Richard Russo's Pulitzer Prize winning book "Empire Falls" â¦Mrs. Whiting would be rolling over in her grave !
Posted 12/10/2014 04:50:21 EST
To Tommy Nee, Ronnie MacGillvary and Dave Fitzgerald I say "Thank You" for the many many years of tireless work you have done on behalf of our members. Your job was so much more than securing contract more »
Posted 11/28/2014 08:23:47 EST
Thank you for your honesty about your referring to race . (LebronisAFraud take note and do your own self reflection ) But I would also like to point out that just being white does not mean you can aff more »
Posted 11/28/2014 04:02:01 EST
In your comment you refer to "less financially needy ones"! I hope you are referring to people of "All races , creeds and sexual origins" and not just those who happen not to be white, christian or st more »
Posted 11/13/2014 03:56:04 EST
The truth be told , Howie Carr was the ultimate fraud. Spewing disgruntled employees grievances against their bosses and calling it journalism. His routine was old and tired. Billy Bulger, Whitey Bulg more »
Posted 11/06/2014 09:02:09 EST
Not to have the decency on election night, to thank her loyal supporters who worked so tirelessly not only from 5am election day , but for the year leading up to it is simply unconscionable . How self more »
Posted 07/30/2014 06:38:01 EDT
Filing a 51A is asking for a further investigation concerning the welfare of the child. It is NOT a judgement or finding of guilt. It is simply to make inquiry and allow social services to make their more »
Posted 06/29/2014 07:33:34 EDT
Don't you see what they are doingâ¦what the Globe is doing by this type of editorializing ( hopefully, perhaps unknowingly ) â¦ just what the defense wantsâ¦.take the faces of the victims out of th more »
Posted 03/08/2014 06:20:30 EST
Prisoner 02182â¦.Must be one of the Wellesley Bulgers !
Posted 02/19/2014 08:35:50 EST
This problem has plagued our state , as well as our country for over a DECADE now. Back in 2002 / 2003 , the light was shone on the epidemic know has "Hillbilly Heroin" as it razed it's ugly head in more »
Posted 02/01/2014 07:59:38 EST
Please stop with the "all white jury" story line. His attorney , Ms. Soriano-Mills, reportedly the daughter-in-law to convicted felon Ms. Diane Wilkerson, had every opportunity to change the face of t more »
Posted 02/01/2014 07:36:01 EST
Oh how loud the Globe's outrage would be if former Congressman Delahunt were a Republican . It would be bad enough had he been awarded one of the license, but 3 licenses! Seriously ??? It's grand t more »
Posted 01/27/2014 09:20:23 EST
Why is it always the test. On police exams, fire exams, civil service promotional exams and now teacher licensure exams. When will all this manufactured victimization stop? These are the same tests fo more »
Posted 01/25/2014 07:21:26 EST
Let someone please explain how it is a man can be threatening a woman with a knife in a domestic violence situation, then threaten the police who respond, only to fight with them and proceed to bite t more »
Posted 01/20/2014 08:08:35 EST
I truly enjoy your reporting and your style of writing.
Posted 11/14/2013 08:17:38 EST
This is obviously a "PILOT" reward. Payment in Lieu of Taxes.....BU had to pay at some point !
Posted 10/09/2013 08:30:04 EDT
A respected journalist would write about facts and the truth regarding the terms of the contract. You sir have decided not address the "real" numbers as they pertain to the decision. I know that you h more »
Posted 10/02/2013 07:31:17 EDT
Cpt, A sincere thank you for your service. Your service should never be marginalized . Allow me to say this; While I have not served in combat, I too have served in the military. I will also say this. more »
Posted 10/01/2013 07:09:51 EDT
As I stated on another post...where is the 3% funding allocated during each of the past 4 budget years to pay for potential and expected raises for the police? Where did the money go ? If City Hall ma more »
Posted 10/01/2013 06:00:56 EDT
On another note....the first three years of the contract , the patrolman will receive 4.5% . This money should have been budgeted and funded during each of those three years at 3% annually....My ques more »
Posted 10/01/2013 05:00:58 EDT
Why does the media not ask John Connolly about his pledge to abide by the arbitration decision while seeking the union endorsement prior to being a mayoral finalist ?
Posted 09/27/2013 06:27:00 EDT
When will the media acknowledge the fact that the police unions suffered a 12% pay cut starting in Jan. 2010 , when the Quinn Bill was eliminated. As such, the police were the only city employee's to more »
Posted 09/20/2013 07:24:12 EDT
Would you please get your facts straight. Only DISABLED veterans receive absolute preference. Otherwise veterans receive a mere 2 points added to their final score. Sons and daughters of Police office more »
Posted 08/23/2013 06:43:24 EDT
Did the author object when the Firefighters unions were supporting Elizabeth Warren ? What's the real problem?
Posted 07/23/2013 09:51:19 EDT
There will never be an end to this conversation in America until we stop labeling each other as Italian American, Irish American, African American, Jewish American, Gay American or White Hispanic or a more »
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