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Hirshberg recently answered some questions for Patch about his career -- and about what seem to be the biggest problems in his field today.
Constantly updated: how and where you can join in prayerful response to Monday's carnage at the Boston Marathon finish line. And if it's not listed here, add your own.
Despite the sunniness of Marathon Monday, it was a dark day in Boston. But, wow, the response. Add your own glimpse of goodness.
Boston TV icon hosted a children's show in the 1950s-1970s. Do you have any photos from back in the day?
Police & Fire, Schools
A week after the Newtown, CT, massacre, schools have reviewed their safety procedures. Now should parents follow up with more coaching?
Pres. Obama's candidate for Secretary of State has withdrawn her bid to be top diplomat. Does that mean Mass. Sen. John Kerry is next up for consideration?
Government, Police & Fire
A Massachusetts gun owners group is lobbying for passage of a bill that would confer lifetime gun licenses—no renewals necessary.
Massachusetts is one of five states to add 300 hours of class time every year for certain schools. Will it help?
The medical marijuana ballot initiative passed on Tuesday, which means up to 35 medical marijuana dispensaries can open in 2013. Would you be OK with having one in town?
Held in Springfield, this debate focused more on issues, less on personal attacks.
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