Good Morning Today is by John Dwyer

  
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS TUESDAY, August 25, the 238th day of 2015 with

128 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:00 and sunset is @

7:35. The moon is waxing. The morning stars are stars are Mars,

Neptune & Uranus. The evening stars are Jupiter, Mercury, Saturn &

Venus.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1718 – Hundreds of colonists from France arrived in

Louisiana. Some settled in present-day New Orleans. Continue reading Good Morning Today is by John Dwyer

Reality Bites by James A. Norton: What do you mean “Black Lives Matter”?

   

  
Now that I have your attention, let me elaborate. ALL lives matter. Black, white, brown, beige, yellow, purple – it doesn’t matter – all lives matter, period. This isn’t Ferguson MO or Hicksticks TN – this is Somerville, once part of Boston. I don’t have all the hard crime numbers in front of me, but I can’t imagine that there’s a lot of hate crimes, specifically race crimes, happening in this city in 2015. Continue reading Reality Bites by James A. Norton: What do you mean “Black Lives Matter”?