What's Hot in the City this holiday weekend?

It’s all about music, comedy, & theatre this weekend in Boston. Here’s a look at what’s hot in the city!

New teen center opens in former Mattapan library

City and state officials cut the ribbon on a new teen center in Mattapan that features a recording studio and performance space.

In the News Wayne Ysaguirre

Wayne Ysaguirre, president and CEO of Nurtury, has been awarded a fellowship from the Barr Foundation in recognition of his extraordinary contributions to Greater Boston’s children and families in need.

Thousands of Boston marchers take to the streets in Ferguson protest

A crowd estimated between 3,000 and 5,000 people marched from Dudley Square to the South Bay House of Correction, blocking traffic on the Interstate 93 on-ramp for more than two hours in a rowdy, but mostly peaceful protest over a ...

Mayor vetoes proposed commission on black and Latino boys and men

City Council members reacted indignantly last week to Mayor Martin Walsh’s veto of a proposed new Commission on the Status of Black Men and Boys in Boston that District 7 Councilor Tito Jackson had been championing for the past 10 ...

Stories from Roxbury’s elders evoke bygone era

Roxbury seniors shared their stories as part of the Roxbury Elder Storytelling Project.

City eyes Radius hospital to house detox programs

City officials are looking at the former Radius hospital building on Townsend Street as a potential site for in-patient drug rehabilitation programs.

Celebrate the holidays in Dudley Square

Enjoy art, kids events, and special business events in Dudley Square during the month of December. In addition to a December 6 kids party and tree lighting at the Dudley Library, there will be events including new owners recreating long ...

Dorchester House awarded $12,500 to support food pantry operations

The Dorchester House Multi-Service Center was recently awarded $12,500 in grants from Partners HealthCare and Project Bread to support our food pantry operations and food security in the community. Dorchester House takes great pride in being able to provide support ...

Win a pair of tickets to see Jose Mateo Ballet's The Nutcracker

The performances will be held at the Strand Theatre in Dorchester on Dec. 19-21st.

What's Hot in the City this weekend?

It’s all about comedy, concerts & theatre this weekend in Boston. Here’s a look at what’s hot in the city!

Entrepreneur Joanne Chang leaves career in business consulting to start successful Flour Bakery

One-time management consultant and math major Joanne Chang has turned her dream of opening her own bakery into a successful growing business, with four very popular Flour Bakery & Café locations around Boston.

Roxbury residents irked by developer’s changes to Bartlett Place plan

Roxbury neighbors voiced dissatisfaction with Nuestra Comunidad over the community development corporation’s plans to house the Conservatory Lab Charter School in its Bartlett Place development.

William Julius Wilson sees jobs as key to black progress

Civil rights and social policy expert William Julius Wilson does not pull punches when it comes to discussing the problems that face communities of color in today’s world — and at Boston University’s recent event examining The Civil Rights Act ...

In the News: Jeri Robinson

Mayor Martin J. Walsh announced the appointment of Jeri Robinson to the Boston School Committee, the governing body of the Boston Public Schools.