Dennis Benzan, an attorney, became the first Latino elected to the Cambridge City Council by finishing ahead of three incumbents. His surprising victory ensures minority control of two seats on the legislative body.
When Boston City Councilor Ayanna Pressley and City Councilor-Elect Michelle Wu topped the ballot for two of the four at large council seats in the election last week, the prevailing political wind was one of change with two women of ...
As political pundits begin analyzing the results of the election that propelled state Rep. Marty Walsh into the Boston mayor’s office, it’s becoming clear that the traditional nexus of white liberals and people of color gave way to a new ...
Avery Nicholas and Bianca Glover aspire to someday work in the health care field and each had the opportunity to experience that work this past summer as Leaders-In-Training at Boston’s Camp Harbor View.
Mayor-elect Marty Walsh is moving forward with his promise to assemble an administration that is 50 percent people of color, appointing former mayoral candidates Felix G. Arroyo, John Barros and Charlotte Golar Richie to his transition team.
Dorchester House President and CEO Walter J. Ramos says honoring Viet-AID was an easy choice.
Marie St. Fleur named president, CEO of Bessie Tartt Wilson Initiative for Children
City officials, NBA stars past and present and several hundred fans showed up for the unveiling of the city’s statue of Bill Russell last week on a windswept rainy day on City Hall Plaza.
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Backed by a formidable army of volunteers, state Rep. Marty Walsh opened up a lead of more than 4,908 votes to beat City Councilor John Connolly, winning the mayor’s seat with 72,524 votes.
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A simmering battle over the city’s banking services came to a boil last week when the City Council overrode a veto from the mayor for the first time in 19 years, passing Councilor Felix G. Arroyo’s Invest in Boston ordinance ...
Take a closer look at all the candidates in the contested races for the Boston City Council
Crowds of John Connolly and Marty Walsh supporters could be seen and heard blocks away from the Reggie Lewis Track and Athletic Center in Roxbury long before last week’s Oct. 23 forum began. With the Nov. 5 mayoral election drawing ...
Maddrey Goode, the business services manager for Goodwill’s Boston Career Link, was recently named a 2013 Boston Private Industry Council Achiever.