December 19, 2011 RSS feed / Editorial

MONDAY METER

Good for goodness sake They did it again. Aided by donors big and small, the intrepid Santa Claus Fund volunteers for the 44th consecutive year will make it possible for more than 625 local children to experience joy on Christmas morning. More...

Environmental apartheid

“You’ve been negotiating all my life,” Anjali Appadurai told the plenary session of the United Nations’ 17th “Conference of Parties,” or COP 17, the official title of the United Nations Climate Change Conference in More...

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QUOTE OF THE WEEK

“I was mostly worried he wouldn’t like me. Now, I’m not worried at all. I boss him around already.” — Doris Petre, 84, of Brunswick, on seeing her brother, Richard Watrous, 87, for the first time in 80 years. More...