More evidence needed before state can back safe injection sites

04/19/2019 02:32 PM EDT
Activists behind the effort to establish safe, supervised injection sites for drug users have ratcheted up the pressure on the one person they believe can make that a reality in Massachusetts -- Gov. 
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Weak explanations from Rep. Trahan's camp don't add up
04/12/2019 11:45 AM EDT - Lori Trahan, we need some answers. Prompted by a recent Boston Globe article questioning the accounting of her campaign expenditures, the current 3rd District U. Full Story

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GROTON -- Two teams from the Groton-Dunstable area will take part in an innovative competition where they will present creative solutions to a number of mind-bending STEAM-based challenges on May 22-25. Full Story
 
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More evidence needed before state can back safe injection sites

04/19/2019 02:32 PM EDT
Activists behind the effort to establish safe, supervised injection sites for drug users have ratcheted up the pressure on the one person they believe can make that a reality in Massachusetts -- Gov. 
Full Story
Weak explanations from Rep. Trahan's camp don't add up
04/12/2019 11:45 AM EDT - Lori Trahan, we need some answers. Prompted by a recent Boston Globe article questioning the accounting of her campaign expenditures, the current 3rd District U. Full Story

Pro-active plan needed to curb sugary drinks
04/05/2019 07:36 AM EDT - It's no mystery that carbonated sodas and supposedly healthy juice drinks deliver a sugary one-two punch to the detriment of those who consume them, primarily youngsters through the teen years. Full Story

Warren helps revive attempts to abolish the electoral college
03/29/2019 02:30 PM EDT - THE HOUSE AND SENATE: There were no roll calls in the House or Senate last week. ATTEMPT TO ABOLISH ELECTORAL COLLEGE While on the stump in her presidential campaign last week, Sen. Full Story

Tech schools need help to move state forward
03/29/2019 02:29 PM EDT - Massachusetts' political leaders and educators are both vested in the state's economic future, and realize the best way to attract and retain businesses is to prepare the workforce to meet the demand for skilled labor. Full Story

We're saving lives, but not reducing overdoses
03/22/2019 02:10 PM EDT - The number of fatal drug overdoses in this state continues to decline. But can the same be said about the number of OD incidents? Full Story

Decency requires LaPlante serve full sentence
03/15/2019 02:35 PM EDT - Like a recurring nightmare, triple murderer Daniel LaPlante again is seeking an earlier parole eligibility date. Full Story