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Historic election changes face of council
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Historic election changes face of council
The shift in the balance of power on the Boston City Council will likely bring a different politics to the body.
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Tafuta! A Young Child's Search for the True Meaning of Kwanzaa
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Tafuta! A Young Child's Search for the True Meaning of Kwanzaa
December 14, 2019
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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There goes the neighborhood
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There goes the neighborhood
The boundaries of Boston’s neighborhoods have long shifted in response to changes in the racial, ethnic and religious makeup of the city’s residents.
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Violent suppression of equality in Mississippi
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Editorial
Violent suppression of equality in Mississippi
The concept of “freedom and justice for all” is too lofty a principal for many Americans to embrace. Evidence of this incapacity is the continued vandalism of the memorial to Emmett Till, even though it has been established that he was innocent of the alleged misconduct that provoked his lynching.
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Election Day over, one seat remains contested
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Election Day over, one seat remains contested
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SJC rules against BPD’s hair test use
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SJC rules against BPD’s hair test use
The state’s Supreme Judicial Court last week ruled that the Boston Police Department could not bypass a recruit for hiring based solely on a hair test that found traces of cocaine in recruit Michael Gannon’s hair.
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Council probes maternal health disparities
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Council probes maternal health disparities
City councilors are considering expanding doula services in Boston as a way to close health disparity gaps for black mothers, and experts say it could be an achievable way for the city to make a significant public health impact.
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Living Legends Gala: celebrating Boston's African American experience
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Living Legends Gala: celebrating Boston's African American experience
December 08, 2019
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
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Urban farm greenhouse opens in Hyde Park
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Business
Urban farm greenhouse opens in Hyde Park
Standing in a newly-built, state-of-the-art greenhouse in Hyde Park last week, Mayor Martin Walsh and other city officials joined the owners and staff of We Grow Microgreens to cut the ribbon on the firm’s 37,000 square-foot urban farm.
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MFA launches new 'Banner Project' with artist Robert Pruitt
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Arts & Culture
MFA launches new 'Banner Project' with artist Robert Pruitt
Visitors to the Museum of Fine Arts can reflect on a new array of faces in the Eunice and Julian Cohen Galleria. Three new banners by Robert Pruitt have been installed, hanging from the ceiling and visible from the first and second floors of the space. “Banner Project” reflects real faces of the Boston community and celebrates the breadth of African aesthetic traditions.
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Roving camera 11-7-19: What do you think should be the top  priorities of the Boston City Council  in the next two years?
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Roving camera 11-7-19: What do you think should be the top priorities of the Boston City Council in the next two years?
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Boston scenes 11-7-19: Dia de los Muertos
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Boston scenes 11-7-19: Dia de los Muertos
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Boston scenes 11-7-19: BECMA annual meeting
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Boston scenes 11-7-19: BECMA annual meeting
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Cathedral High School Open House
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Cathedral High School Open House
November 14, 2019
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
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Poppin' Peppers!
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Lifestyle
Poppin' Peppers!
Today we dive deep into another example of a happy marriage between chile and cheese: the jalapeño popper.
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