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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 »
Posted 04/25/2013 05:49:50 EDT
" right wing media cynical agenda " ? Oh Please.....I don't think even Hillary would apply that moniker here....
Posted 03/09/2013 07:03:55 EST
Mr. Harmon, you are flat out wrong. We need to keep veterans preference. The overwhelming majority of veterans who become police officers and firefighters go into the military to specifically obtain more »
Posted 01/17/2013 09:02:12 EST
Incredible 1 and Willow2....If you only read the final numbers the compensation seems high.....LOOK behind the numbers....the inflated salaries you hear and read about are salaries that include overti more »
Posted 01/16/2013 08:48:52 EST
If the benefit packages are out of whack with the private sector , would the editorial board concede that the pay scale for public employees is, and has been, out of whack for generations. You may sel more »
Posted 08/15/2012 09:14:17 EDT
I guess no one wants to write about Bain Capital trying to help out the church....that might make Romney et al appear a little less "evil". more »
Posted 07/10/2012 06:27:37 EDT
As the highest paid city employee I would hope for more than "reflecting on her mistakes".
Posted 04/07/2012 06:32:47 EDT
Mr. Russo would like to fan the flames of this tragedy by now listing Zimmerman as " white hispanic". Would he list the pedigree of Trayvon Martin if there were "white blood" in his genetic make-up... more »
Posted 11/01/2011 08:36:30 EDT
The entire Boston School System needs to be revamped. The quality of education continues to erode due to the failure of school administration officials to hold parent and students accountable for thei more »