“People work hard. They just want to go out, eat, and have a drink like everyone else”
But with your support we can bounce back fast!
Gannett merges its Somerville Journal and Medford Transcript newspapers as BINJ’s Somerville News Garden project and the Somerville Media Center launch a new municipal foundation to fund local journalism
The real story is not that one state cop held a made-for-TV event in her driveway—it’s that the vaccine mandate is working.
Environmental zap action in front of Gov. Baker’s Swampscott home gets lots of attention with little useful context due to shrinking local press corps
New advertising industry initiative should protect the independent press, not just major outlets like the Boston Globe
“Realistically, we cannot replace professional journalism, but we do fill in some of the gaps and provide local coverage that isn’t getting covered.”
The following videos were recorded live on Dec. 14, 2020 in Norwood, Massachusetts
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Some might say that the success of bringing the ethic of entertainment into news reporting is its own justification and what’s wrong with that, anyway? I say that while it might be over-drawing the case to say that Ed Ansin’s style of news broadcasting led us to the Trump presidency, there’s no question they dovetail nicely.