Dozens of men and women gathered at Roxbury and Dorchester schools Tuesday morning to greet elementary school children on the first day of school. Above, a contingent greets a student at the David A. Ellis Elementary School in Roxbury.
Six hundred and one kids from 15 local youth development and community groups including the Roxbury YMCA took part in the 5th Annual Youth Beach Bash & Splash as part of Save the Harbor/Save the Bay’s Boston Harbor Explorer’s Program at DCR’s Carson Beach. The free beach party featured healthy outdoor activities, beach games, free kayaks, fishing, clamming story telling, and art on the shore.
President Barak Obama greets Mayor Martin Walsh. Looking is Community Labor United Executive Director Darlene Lombos.
A detail from the newly-installed mural, Roxbury Rhapsody, in the first-floor lobby of the Bruce C. Bolling Municipal Building in Dudley Square.