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Councilors question police brass on budget
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Councilors question police brass on budget
As the city’s budget process continues, the Boston Police Department has now had its first turn at scrutiny by City Council members who, during nearly six hours of questioning, focused their attention on issues of staffing, overtime and department procedures in an effort to better understand Mayor Michelle Wu’s proposed $396 million dollar budget allocation.
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Tufts student starts social justice clothing line
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Tufts student starts social justice clothing line
For 19-year-old Ayah Harper from Revere, the civil unrest that followed George Floyd’s death in 2020 served as a motivator to encourage uncomfortable conversations in her elite private high school and start a small business to enact change.
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Wu says city won’t reinstate mask mandate
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Wu says city won’t reinstate mask mandate
Boston Mayor Michelle Wu said Monday the city would make no immediate changes to its current policy of recommending masks indoors despite an uptick in COVID-19 cases.
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Calculating the cost of health inequity
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Calculating the cost of health inequity
After years of urging an end to racial inequity in healthcare for the sake of moral good, a coalition of industry leaders in Massachusetts are taking a new approach: dollars and cents.
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Haitian Unity Parade returns to Mattapan
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Haitian Unity Parade returns to Mattapan
On a hot and humid Sunday afternoon, thousands came out to enjoy the annual Haitian Unity Parade celebrating the Caribbean nation's 219th Flag Day with music, food and an opportunity for the community to access health services amidst the ongoing pandemic.
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Wu pledges $2 billion for school buildings
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Wu pledges $2 billion for school buildings
Mayor Michelle Wu has announced a Green New Deal program to renovate existing school buildings and construct new ones, pledging $2 billion in capital expenditures.
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Driver's license bill now on Gov’s desk
With enough support to withstand a potential veto from the governor, the state Senate passed a bill Thursday that would allow residents without legal immigration status to apply for standard driver’s licenses.
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Cartoonist, ‘Woke’ creator Keith Knight returns to Salem State
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Cartoonist, ‘Woke’ creator Keith Knight returns to Salem State
Cartoonist and Malden native Keith Knight, whose semi-autobiographical series, “Woke,” is airing its second season on Hulu, has been tapped to deliver the graduation address at his alma mater, Salem State University.
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Pressley secures tuition funding
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Pressley secures tuition funding
U.S. Rep. Ayanna Pressley secured $1 million in federal funds to augment the city’s program offering free tuition at community colleges.
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In the news: Jacqueline Conrad
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In the news: Jacqueline Conrad
Skidmore College has announced that Jacqueline Conrad will become Skidmore’s new vice president for communications and marketing.
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Officials urge caution as COVID cases rise
Coronavirus cases are rising across several Massachusetts counties, including Suffolk, according to Centers for Disease Control (CDC) data released this week.
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Coletta is victor in District 1 race
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Coletta is victor in District 1 race
Unofficial Election Department results show Gabriela Coletta winning with 57% of the vote, with Tania Del Rio garnering 33%.
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