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City Council candidates gather at Roxbury forum
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City Council candidates gather at Roxbury forum
All 12 candidates for at-large seats on the City Council who turned out for a forum at ABCD’s Thelma Burns Building in Grove Hall last Thursday said they would support measures to ensure a greater share of jobs and contracts in the city of Boston go to people of color and women. They were all in agreement about the need for more funding for bilingual education and rent subsidies.
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CBES WALK FOR FALLS PREVENTION
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CBES WALK FOR FALLS PREVENTION
September 23, 2019
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Roxbury
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Thousands in Boston demonstrate against climate change
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Thousands in Boston demonstrate against climate change
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Vote Arroyo in District 5
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Opinion
Vote Arroyo in District 5
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White and black lives matter
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Editorial
White and black lives matter
One’s rights can be summarily ignored in court, and there is a greater likelihood of being shot by a policeman or imprisoned than is the case for residents of European countries. It is time for whites in America to become aware that “white lives matter,” even for those who aren’t rich.
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Future uncertain at UMass institutes
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Future uncertain at UMass institutes
News that longtime Trotter Institute Director Barbara Lewis was taking a voluntary retirement sparked worry last week, with the Trotter and other institutes at UMass Boston in the midst of uncertainty around their budgets
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More fallout from ZBA bribe case
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More fallout from ZBA bribe case
Last week, a former Boston Planning and Development Agency official pled guilty to accepting a $50,000 bribe from a developer to influence a Zoning Board of Appeal vote on a real estate project, drawing scrutiny to the sometimes cozy relationships between city officials and players in the real estate development field.
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Families Creating Together 10th Anniversary Awards Dinner
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Families Creating Together 10th Anniversary Awards Dinner
November 09, 2019
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Jamaica Plain
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Training targets mid-level tech jobs
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Business
Training targets mid-level tech jobs
Last week, the South End-based college announced a partnership with Apprenti, an apprenticeship program partially funded by U.S. Department of Labor and affiliated with the Washington Technology Industry Association’s Workforce Institute.
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SpeakEasy Stage Company presents 'Choir Boy'
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Arts & Culture
SpeakEasy Stage Company presents 'Choir Boy'
In the small society of an eight-member chorus at an elite black prep school for boys, sublime vocal harmony does not conceal discord.
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Roving Camera 9-19-19: Are you planning to vote in the preliminary election next Tuesday?
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Roving Camera 9-19-19: Are you planning to vote in the preliminary election next Tuesday?
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Special election guide: Know your city council candidates
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Politics
Special election guide: Know your city council candidates
Short bios on at-large and district councilors appearing on the Sept. 24 preliminary ballot.
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Boston Scenes 9-19-19: Cruz Companies celebrates 70 years
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Boston Scenes 9-19-19: Cruz Companies celebrates 70 years
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Gigantic Gospel Extravaganza
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Gigantic Gospel Extravaganza
October 13, 2019
3:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Boston, MA
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Boston Scenes 9-19-19: The 19th Annual Morrison Golf Classic
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Boston Scenes 9-19-19: The 19th Annual Morrison Golf Classic
The 19th annual Morrison Golf Classic took place at Falmouth Country Club in Falmouth, MA the weekend of August 23-25.
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