The Mass. Senate voted down to compromise bills that would have lifted the cap on charter school seats in Massachusetts
Members of the MetaMovements dance troupe brought their emphasis on audience, community participation to the Festival Betances in the Villa Victoria housing development
Tompkins, Arroyo join hands on campaign trail.
A group of activists who worked to secure equitable education resources in Roxbury in the 1960s meets to discuss the history of school desegregation
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 the willingness and wherewithal to fix up distressed properties.
Police officials are reaching out to prospective recruits in Boston’s black, Latino, Asian communities. City Councilor Michael Flaherty proposes ordinance requiring three years of residency for new police hires
The D’Midas International carnival band displayed the costumes for their entry in the 2014 Boston Caribbean Carnival: Zulu Nation. Models displayed the African-themed costumes at the band-launch event
ABCD to buy building at center of Charles Street AME bankruptcy
Community members gathered with Boston’s top black public safety officials to recognize the new diversity in the command staffs of the city’s police and fire departments.
The majority of Boston’s middle school students will no longer receive yellow school bus service, but will receive MBTA passes instead. A group of city councilors citing public safety concerns failed in a bid to block the BPS budget on a 7-6 vote.