Residency requirements for police, the detention of immigrants and data on the racial composition of the city’s workforce dominated the City Council meeting last week.
City Councilor Charles Yancey urged mayor to release statistics on racial makeup of city’s workforce. Mayor Martin Walsh said he will release the data.
A proposal for a construction debris transfer station in the Newmarket Business District is drawing fire from local neighborhood organizations.
A group of activists who worked to secure equitable education resources in Roxbury in the 1960s meets to discuss the history of school desegregation
Major (Gerard) Eric Hill, a Boston native and US Army Reserves Officer, was recently honored by the ambassador to Afghanistan and the Department of State for his dedication and service as the US Forces Garrison Liaison to the NATO Support ...
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Chelsea social service agencies, city officials strategize on how to provide services for influx of young undocumented immigrants.
With many homes selling for more than half a million dollars, Roxbury’s housing market is on the rise. Pressure from surrounding communities and interest from buyers outside Roxbury may be fueling the increases. Deals are still available, for those with ...
An MBTA police officer was demoted after a posting a racist message on his Facebook page.
According to research from the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business at Utah State University, minority entrepreneurs who feel their road to success is more difficult than others may not be imagining things. The researchers found that entrepreneurs of color ...
Do you want to own your own home but think you can’t afford it? The most critical steps along the way to homeownership are to become an educated consumer and to obtain a loan from a trusted, reputable mortgage lender.
Women of color have become the driving force of the rise in women-owned firms in the United States. According to reports, they are doing so despite more obstacles and are driven to entrepreneurship as a result of structural limits in ...
Mayor Martin Walsh appointed Joseph E. Finn Commissioner/Chief of the Boston Fire Department
State funding will help build, renovate affordable housing projects in cities and towns across Massachusetts
The congregation of a North Carolina church travelled to Roxbury to help with renovations on the Timothy Baptist Church