The Daily Times Chronicle
is a family-owned five-day (Monday through Friday) daily newspaper
published in Woburn, Massachusetts
, with separate daily editions and associated weekly newspapers
covering several towns along Massachusetts Route 128
in eastern Middlesex County
The newspaper was formerly known as the Woburn Daily Times
and Reading Chronicle
. It also publishes The Stoneham Independent
, Tewksbury Town Crier
and Wilmington Town Crier
Printed on non-holiday weekdays only, the Daily Times Chronicle
looks different in each of the towns it covers, with separate editions, editors and reporters for Burlington
and Woburn.One of the paper's quirks is that it does not publish unsigned editorials
on its opinion page, and that it publishes letters to the editor
on its local news pages.
Sports lead off the Daily Times Chronicle
<nowiki>'s</nowiki> second of two sections, which often also includes a society news page. Sports coverage, as with news coverage, is intensely local, often with no or only one regional or national story -- written by the Associated Press
-- on the front page.
Woburn's Haggerty family -- specifically, James D. Haggerty, Paul L. Haggerty and James D. Haggerty Jr.-- owned and served as editors and publishers of the paper since it was founded as the Woburn Daily Times
in 1901 through 1980. In 1967, the Haggertys bought the......