OPINION: Hingham Historical Commission weighs in on the pending demolition of historic Skate House

Photo courtesy of the Hingham Historical Commission February 19, 2021, submitted by the Hingham Historical Commission The historic Skate House at 403 East Street on the pond near the Cohasset border is about to be demolished. Pursuing its mandate under a Town bylaw designed to save Hingham’s historic buildings from demolition “whenever possible,” the Hingham …

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OPINION: Welcome to Holland (2.0)

Photo by Aaron Burden Feb. 9, 2021 Submitted by Hingham Resident Diane DeNapoli Like many I moved to Hingham based on what I believed to be the excellence of the Hingham Public Schools.  Before moving from Boston to Hingham I did a great deal of research on comparable school districts like Medfield, Duxbury, Weston, and …

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OPINION: My Covid-19 Vaccination Experience; Q&A with Dr. Nandita Scott, Hingham Resident and MGH Cardiologist

Photo courtesy of Nandita Scott January 26, 2021, Submitted by Nandita Scott, MD Last month, as I walked up the stairs at Massachusetts General Hospital, on my way to receive my first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, I found myself tearing up. The weight of the last year became suddenly apparent. It has been a hard …

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The Importance of Memory

“The Importance of Memory” Reflections on International Holocaust Remembrance Day – January 27, 2021 This year, International Holocaust Remembrance Day – a global day of commemoration to honor the victims of the Holocaust comes at a dramatic moment in our nations history.  As Anti-Semitic, racism and neo-Nazism are becoming more and more common, this important …

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OPINION: How Catholic School Choice Has Weathered the Storm of Change

Photo courtesy of Lisa Fansano January 18, 2021, Submitted by Lisa Fansano, principal at Saint Paul School in Hingham, and the recipient of the Bishop Cheverus Medal Many Massachusetts families are experiencing Catholic education for the first time this school year, drawn by the fact that the majority of Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of …

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