Banner asks for your views in survey

CAMBRIDGE — As your community newspaper, we have enjoyed a close, personal relationship with our readers and have appreciated feedback so freely shared with us over the years. That’s why we’re excited to launch a new survey today to learn more about what you like and want in your newspaper. We strive to bring you […]

Town Square, Sept. 4, 2019

Town Square is an opinion column to which readers can submit their views. As a true community newspaper, we’re always looking for ways to include local thought and pertinent viewpoints. This column is a way to share those thoughts. Civility and fair comment will always prevail. NEPA Bay Bridge Study The study is about halfway […]

Town Square, Aug. 28, 2019

Town Square is an opinion column to which readers can submit their views. As a true community newspaper, we’re always looking for ways to include local thought and pertinent viewpoints. This column is a way to share those thoughts. Civility and fair comment will always prevail. Emergency preparedness NOT COVERED: Get flood insurance if you […]

Letters to the Editor, Aug. 21, 2019

We need an assault weapons ban – NOW In his letter last week (Aug. 14), Bill Patchett said no laws will stop an evil person from killing others, and that we’ll have to leave it to God to rid our world of evil people before mass killings will stop. He is wrong. If you follow […]

Letters to the Editor, Aug. 14, 2019

Evil does not obey laws The United States will never create enough laws to control the evil of killing another human being because evil and evil people do and will never obey laws or any rules imposed upon them by the government. What makes anyone think evil people will obey government laws when they will […]

When is enough enough?

The escalation of racialized rhetoric from the President of the United States has evoked responses from all sides of the political spectrum. On one side, African-American leaders have led the way in rightfully expressing outrage. On the other, those aligned with the President seek to downplay the racial overtones of his attacks, or remain silent. […]

Letter to the Editor: Few or majority?

I am a Navy veteran who sailed and served (like thousands of others) his country honorably. Risking life and limb protecting our nation, its citizens, their freedoms, rights and privileges. Also, all our flags recognized world-wide, and what they did in the past and presently represented. The colors: Red for the blood lost for the […]

Donald Trump is a racist. What about other Republicans?

Most of us have given up writing letters every time there is a new scandal or atrocity coming from President Trump, because they occur nearly daily. Sunday changed that, at least for me. Trump launched a hateful racist attack on four congresswomen of color who had criticized him, telling them to “go back to the […]

Town Square, July 16, 2019

Town Square is an opinion column to which readers can submit their views. As a true community newspaper, we’re always looking for ways to include local thought and pertinent viewpoints. This column is a way to share those thoughts. Civility and fair comment will always prevail. The annual Taste of Cambridge was held Saturday on […]

Town Square, July 3, 2019

Town Square is an opinion column to which readers can submit their views. As a true community newspaper, we’re always looking for ways to include local thought and pertinent viewpoints. This column is a way to share those thoughts. Civility and fair comment will always prevail. A Jacktown family was left homeless after a fire […]