EDITORIAL: No taste for liquor sales on Thanksgiving Day

10/13/2017 02:21 PM EDT
State Rep. Colleen Garry has again filed legislation that would allow retail outlets to sell liquor on Thanksgiving. 
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EDITORIAL: Congress must act soon on federal gun control
10/06/2017 01:52 PM EDT - There's a good chance we might never know what possessed a reclusive, anti-social gambler with deep pockets to go on the most murderous shooting spree in American history, which took the lives of 59 innocent people, including Tewksbury resident Rhonda LeRocque, and injured 527 others. Full Story

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EDITORIAL: No taste for liquor sales on Thanksgiving Day

10/13/2017 02:21 PM EDT
State Rep. Colleen Garry has again filed legislation that would allow retail outlets to sell liquor on Thanksgiving. 
Full Story
EDITORIAL: Congress must act soon on federal gun control
10/06/2017 01:52 PM EDT - There's a good chance we might never know what possessed a reclusive, anti-social gambler with deep pockets to go on the most murderous shooting spree in American history, which took the lives of 59 innocent people, including Tewksbury resident Rhonda LeRocque, and injured 527 others. Full Story

EDITORIAL: A toxic brew of race, sports and Trump
09/29/2017 12:06 PM EDT - For anyone wondering how long President Donald Trump could keep his destructive and divisive impulses reined in, the answers came like a violent football collision over the weekend. Full Story

No one listens to women when they speak around here
09/23/2017 09:32 AM EDT - WASHINGTON -- Last weekend, the president of the United States retweeted to his 38 million Twitter followers a video clip doctored to show him driving a golf ball off the tee and between the shoulder blades of Hillary Clinton -- Full Story

Cut recess? There ought to be a law against that!
09/22/2017 12:20 PM EDT - Don't mess with recess. That time set aside during the school day when when kids can be kids -- run, play, socialize and de-stress -- is being threatened in Massachusetts, according to Rep. Full Story

PALUZZI: A quiet town, shattered, in spotlight
09/14/2017 02:47 PM EDT - This doesn't happen here. A 22-year-old man shows up, naked, covered with blood and mud at a stranger's home. Full Story

EDITORIAL: Baker bill targets drug dealers who kill
09/08/2017 12:25 PM EDT - Massachusetts has been at the forefront of the war on opioid abuse, dedicating millions of dollars to give those on the front lines the tools they need in the key areas of treatment, education and prevention. Full Story