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Are Boston police working regularly with ICE?
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Are Boston police working regularly with ICE?
You could forgive attorney Zachary Cloud for walking into Dorchester District Court with an air of confidence, Nov. 30. Police had pinched his client, Lenyn Baldemiro Cuello-Villarack in August and charged him with forgery of a registry document and driving with a revoked license after he presented a Florida driver’s license that arresting officers presumed was fake.
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Free Community Concert at Strand Theatre!
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December 30, 2018
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Police changes confront new commissioner
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Police changes confront new commissioner
Mayor Marty Walsh’s appointment of William Gross as Boston’s police commissioner was well received by those residents who are eager for racial diversity in the city administration. However, it is good to remember that change often brings conflict. There are presently a number of changes confronting Boston’s police force.
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Developers advance new vision for Dudley Square
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Developers advance new vision for Dudley Square
A slew of developers has submitted plans for as many as 360 new housing units, new office space, retail storefronts and off-street parking garages in response to requests for proposals the city released recently for four parcels of vacant land in Dudley Square.
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Hyde Park attorney to take on District 5 councilor
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Hyde Park attorney to take on District 5 councilor
An early challenger has stepped up to battle City Councilor Tim McCarthy for his District 5 seat in the November 2019 election. Ricardo Arroyo quit his job as a public defender last Friday and this week announced his intention to run for Boston City Council, representing residents in Mattapan, Roslindale and Hyde Park.
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A Cut and a Conversation
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A Cut and a Conversation
Almost a decade ago, poet and playwright Inua Ellams was given a flyer about a workshop where barbers learned how to counsel their clients. This launched a pilgrimage across Africa during which Ellams stopped in at different barbershops to experience the community created by men in those spaces.
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Building a fitness family
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Building a fitness family
Ever since he was in high school, Javy Caraballo wanted to open his own fitness gym. Once he discovered the challenging dynamics and community-driven aspects of CrossFit as an adult, he knew he had found his niche.
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Upgrade My Life in 2019
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January 31, 2019
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An editor’s reflections
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An editor’s reflections
The book “Boston’s Banner Years” chronicles the achievements of blacks in the city, providing a counter narrative to common misperceptions about the community.
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Boston Scenes 12-13-18: Read To A Child
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Boston Scenes 12-13-18: Read To A Child
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Ideas for inexpensive, stress-free gifts
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Ideas for inexpensive, stress-free gifts
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Simplify your holiday season
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Simplify your holiday season
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Building Black Wealth Monthly Series
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December 12, 2018
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Mayor, IBA light up Plaza Betances
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Mayor, IBA light up Plaza Betances
The Inquilinos Boricuas en Acción community development corporation hosted its annual tree lighting ceremony with Mayor Martin Walsh in Villa Victoria last Wednesday. City Councilors Ed Flynn and Annissa Essaibi-George were also in attendance.
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