Editorial: Step back

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Bad news travels at the speed of light. Good news takes the bus.

We can champion the ability of electronic media and the 24-hour news cycle to capture an audience and inform, while we simultaneously decry that a majority of the information filling our screens is vacuous.

In a world where eyeballs and clicks mistakenly pass for meaning it’s easy to see how bad news, especially shockingly bad news, can dominate a conversation and overtake even a city the size and scope of Worcester.

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  1. Go back to the late 70’s the 80’s and mid 90’s and compare the recreation programs for the City’s youth with what is offered this summer.With the elimination of the cities Recreation Division of professional full time recreTion staff ,there is no city leadership to develop ,plan and coordinate city wide youth recreation programs.