Category: Editorials

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, As someone who grew up in the shadow of old Boston City Hospital where my dad was employed for over 35 years, I remember  back in the late ‘60s when the issue of drug addiction first, then homelessness,…

Welcome Back to School

By Mayor Martin J. Walsh On Thursday, September 8th, Boston Public Schools began classes for their first day of school. I hope BPS teachers, parents, and students have had a restful summer, and are excited to start another great school…

Corner Store Culture

By Phineas J. Stone I have been nowhere but New York City where the corner store is so vital to a neighborhood than in Boston, particularly in the downtown neighborhoods. But it’s different in Boston than in New York. In…

Letters to the Editor

Reader endorses Ross for Suffolk County Register of Deeds Dear Editor: There’s no question in my mind that Jeff Ross is the right candidate for Register of Deeds for Suffolk County. As a member of the Boston Ward 5 Democratic…