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And there you have it, the key to the trends documented by the CDC.
The traffic problem is of such a modest magnitude that we can get our arms around it, and because growth and change are inevitable, we should.
Plus, as Russell Baker said, "yesteryear's swashbuckling newspaper reporter has turned into today's solemn young sobersides nursing a glass of watered white wine after a day of toiling over computer databases in a smoke-free, noise-free newsroom.
MassINC's survey is a timely alarm for Massachusetts leaders, and it is familiar stuff to Vineyarders.
Versions of this plea have appeared in this space several times over the years.
Your views welcome.
This column incorporates part of a of column that appeared in this space in January.
The lunch rooms at my high school were in the cellar.
A version of this column appeared in this space in September of 2006.
"You know, John," Joseph said to the man who would preside over Sunday's gathering, "if you live long enough, I know my parents love you and you'll probably do my service.
Honoring a half century of Bob and Shenandoah, Black Dog Tall Ships has operated day sails throughout the week and they will continue until Saturday, from 3-6 pm, onboard Shenandoah.
I am very proud of my environmentally sound re-use of the blue plastic sleeves in which The New York Times arrives, to clean up after the boys who watch with smug satisfaction.
In this small, inconvenient community, when there is the chance to exercise greater control over criminal behavior than seems possible elsewhere, and when law enforcement has repeatedly demonstrated its ability to catch and prosecute misbehavior, what's wanted from the courts is something more than personal recognizance, low bails, probation, hopefulness, community service, confusion, and recidivism.
In the dedication of his book, Tom makes clear the link and the importance to him of not only Braunwald's story, intertwined as it is with the history of medical progress, but also the nation's story of 20th Century immigration.
One Wednesday evening recently, as we put the finishing touches on another print edition of The Times, we chatted about semi-colons. At your dinner...
The president and his family arrive this weekend. They and we can all go to The Fair next weekend and enjoy ourselves. But, till...
The state's Green Communities Act has increased the cost of electricity to Massachusetts residential and business ratepayers.
Then there's the Wilson County, Tennessee fair with contests for decorating skateboards and text messaging.
Over a weekend of tough play, the Vineyarders beat Vermont, Eastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island before losing the final to Southern Connecticut.
Islanders sweltering in jammed lines of Main Street traffic and marveling at the jammed sidewalks that their slow progress gives them plenty of time to observe will be surprised to learn that Vineyard auto and passenger traffic for the first half of 2013 is off the pace of a year ago.