Mostly the news is all about opening day -- as it should be! Elsewhere:
--Menino breaks the bad budget news: Globe and Herald versions.
--Bridgewater is looking at axing 70 teachers, according to the Brockton Enterprise, which also says Easton might stop funding its library.
--Randolph voted yesterday to ditch its town-meeting system for a more grown-up form of government, reports the Patriot-Ledger.
--Fall River is all about clean energy and green jobs, says the Herald News.
-- Cape Cod Times reports on a Mass. Maritime Academy grad who is chief officer aboard a ship hijacked by Somali pirates.