All eyes on state highest court as it nears decision on Common Core question

STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE BOSTON — With oral arguments completed this week and briefs filed, parties in a Supreme Judicial Court case over an initiative petition to rescind the Common Core educational standards in Massachusetts are now waiting for a decision they hope to have in early July. The court’s ruling will determine whether Attorney […]

Rady Mom makes history, becoming first Cambodian legislator by taking Lowell rep race

LOWELL — Rady Mom is the city’s newest state representative, a political novice who won strong backing from the city’s Cambodian voters to become what is believed to be the first Cambodian-American legislator in the country. Mom, a 45-year-old accupressure therapist, defeated unenrolled candidate Fred Bahou Tuesday to claim the 18th Middlesex House District, winning […]

Rady Mom announces candidacy for state rep

RADY MOM ANNOUNCES CANDIDACY FOR 18TH MIDDLESEX DISTRICT Urges Community: “Let’s Make History!” LOWELL—Rady Mom, a Lowell Businessman and community activist, announced his candidacy for State Representative today at his kickoff party at The Hong Kong Restaurant in the Highlands section of Lowell. Mom is seeking to fill the seat vacated by Former State Representative […]