Category: Editorials

Easter Sunday Ringing of the Bells

On Easter Sunday, April 12,churches at parishes across the Archdiocese of Boston will join in unison with ringing of the bells at noon.  The gesture of solidarity and celebration was proposed by several parishioners from different regions of the Archdiocese…

Letters to the Editor 4-2-20

Act with the urgency this crisis requires Dear Editor, (An open letter to the Massachusetts State Legislature) In this time of crisis, instability, and fear we look to you for leadership—and the lives of Bay Staters will literally depend on…

Thank goodness for Dr. Fauci

Watching the daily press briefings of the White House Task Force on the current corona virus crisis, we know we speak for all Americans in being thankful for the calming and professional presence of Dr. Anthony Fauci, who has served…

Letter to the Editor

The Best for Chelsea Dear Editor: Many will be aware that Chelsea Council President Roy Avellaneda recently announced the appointments to the Charter Review Committee. As long-term residents and homeowners actively involved in our community, it is our honor to…

Our Underprepared Healthcare System

The coronavirus pandemic that is sweeping across the world has highlighted how ill-prepared the U.S. healthcare system has become for dealing with a national health emergency of this potential magnitude. The U.S. has lagged far behind other nations in terms…

Letter to the Editor

School Committeewoman opposes choice of Councilor for Charter Review Dear Editor, Every 10 years, the City of Chelsea gets to re-evaluate its City Charter, ultimately proposing and making changes to our City’s constitution. Over the past decade, Chelsea has continued…