Worcester health foundation contributes $100K to defeat marijuana effort
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 - Worcester Telegram & Gazette - Ballot Question #4
The Health Foundation of Central Massachusetts has contributed $100,000 to help defeat Question 4, a November ballot question that would legalize marijuana for recreational use. Read more...
Worcester schools should be praised for issuing fewer suspensions
Monday, June 20, 2016 - Telegram & Gazette-Worcester HEARS
Public schools, piggybacking on the war on drugs crusade, has for years conducted zero tolerance campaigns that helped fuel the country's high incarceration rate through a robust school-to-prison pipeline. Read more...
Worcester public housing "village" brings strivers under one roof for A Better Life
Friday, June 17, 2016 - Telegram & Gazette - WHA village for those seeking self-sufficiency
Thursday afternoon, as Worcester Housing Authority Executive Director Raymond V. Mariano peered from behind sunglasses at the street he used to call home, he saw three things. Read more...
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