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Worcester Reacts to Governor Patrick’s Proposed Local Cuts

Senator Michael Moore

On Wednesday, Governor Deval Patrick proposed cuts across Massachusetts totaling $329 million to close state budget gaps. $25.5 million will be cut from local aid. Stephen Abraham,...

Giorgio: When Government Over Reaches

Paul Giorgio

The recent spat in the tiny Central Massachusetts town of Westminster, over the possible ban on the sale of tobacco products in town is a...

Finneran: America The Beautiful…………..

We begin in Oslo, Norway, the host city to the Oslo Freedom Forum, an annual human rights gathering. The stories are riveting, appalling, frightening. I...

Becker College to Offer First U.S. Degree in Global Citizenship

Becker College is now offering a new Bachelor of Arts in Global Citizenship.

Paul Giorgio: Remembering the Berlin Wall

Twenty five years ago this week the Berlin Wall came down. This event was celebrated Sunday in a unified Berlin.

Finneran: President Obama—-Black and Blue and Badly Bruised

President Obama is our first black President. After Tuesday’s elections he’s now black and blue and badly bruised. Once again he...

Paul Giorgio: Baker Wins, Attorney General Jinx Carries On

Republican Charlie Baker on his second try for the Corner Office on Beacon Hill barely squeaked by  Martha Coakley, thus keeping the Attorney General...

Finneran: Too Old, Too White, Too Male To Understand….

Can someone please tell me why parents would allow their young children---girls specifically---to be degraded by adults?  And while we’re at it,...

Longtime Boston Mayor Tom Menino Passes Away at 71

Thomas M. Menino – Boston’s longest serving mayor – has passed away at the age of 71 after a long battle with cancer.

Giorgio: Thoughts on the Midterm Senate Election

Paul Giorgio

As we enter the final week of the midterm election campaign season several things are important to note.

Tom Finneran: I’m Joe Citizen and I Disapprove These Messages

We’re less than two weeks away from Election Day and I’m desperate for some fresh air. It feels as if I...

McGovern and Markey Visit WPI to Tour Robotics Lab

U.S. Representative Jim McGovern and U.S. Senator Ed Markey visited with Worcester Polytechnic Institue students, professors and administrators on Thursday to tour several...

NEW: Baker Has Nine Point Lead Over Coakley in Polls

Republican gubernatorial candidate Charlie Baker has opened up a nine-point lead over Democrat Martha Coakley, according to a newly released poll by..

Paul Giorgio: Ebola Should Not Be A Political Football

It’s probably a good thing to worry about Ebola.  However, the chances of an average American contracting it are almost nonexistent. ...

Christie Administration Withholds Findings Into Baker Pay-to-Play Investigation

Republican Chris Christie

Republican Governors Association Chair Chris Christie and his Treasury Department have blocked the release of findings of a New Jersey pay-to-play investigation involving the Republican...

TankTheGasTax.Net PAC Endorses Rehl for State Representative

TankTheGasTax.Net PAC has endorsed Mark Rehl for State Representative in the 10th Worcester District.

Goldberg Outlines Policy to Strengthen Economic Security in MA

Democratic candidate for Treasurer Deb Goldberg has outlined a series of policies aimed to empower Massachusetts families by dramatically expanding...

Tom Finneran: Gywneth and Eva: Two Hollywood Ninnies

What is it about Hollywood stars? Are they all fools? Do they feel some sort of civic obligation to “educate” the rest of...

Paul Giorgio: Voting Yes on the Question 1 Makes NoCents

Paul Giorgio

Question 1 on the Massachusetts ballot asks voters to repeal the indexing of the gas tax.  The repeal of this makes no sense.

Two Northbridge Selectmen Endorse Marty Green for 9th Worcester Seat

Charles Ampagoomian and James Marzec – both longtime Northbridge selectmen – have announced their endorsement of Marty Green for State Representative

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