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“I feel like as parents we are not being heard enough when it comes to our special needs kids.”
"We’re being used as political tools. That’s the most heartbreaking part of everything."
They “don’t trust either Trump or Biden with these powers, and believe they should stay lapsed whoever is in office."
"The current timeline does not make us feel confident that everything that needs to be in place will be in place, for in-person learning."
[W]e’re asking all journalists, journalism educators, journalism students, media reform activists, and DigBoston readers who agree that the state journalism commission should be created to call your Mass state senator today and ask him/her to tell Sens. Eric Lesser (D - Longmeadow), Michael Rodrigues (D - Somerset), and Patrick O'Connor (D - Weymouth), who are on the conference committee, to keep the journalism commission in the final economic development bill.
There are few outfits fit for the task, and Gowntown in Lower Allston is one of them.
Anti-Asian sentiment continues to hurt businesses, residents in Boston
“The park should be a place where everyone feels welcome, not a place where Indigenous people are made to feel uncomfortable, erased and demeaned.”
"Questions about screening, adequate facilities, safe practices, staffing levels, PPE, health and safety practices ... have prompted them to take this action."