What’s News

Your condensed guide to today’s daily papers.

1190118914For real now: Casino gambling. Massachusetts. It may actually happen. [Globe, Herald]

What about the businesses that are already here? Reaction to Governor Deval Patrick’s proposal is mixed in Massachusetts’ already-established businesses and unions. [Herald]

There are fewer guns on the street: Because criminals have gotten smart to the fact that they face additional charges for carrying a gun, and they use knives instead. [Globe]

Southie [dot] com: The domain name is up for sale on Thursday. Does this mean Southie is officially gentrified? We’d vote yes. [Herald]

Isn’t this like grading on a curve? The state is under fire for allowing Harvard’s expansion into Allston to go ahead without an environmental impact study. [Globe]