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In the news: Khymani James
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In the news: Khymani James
Khymani James has been appointed student representative to the Boston School Committee. James is a senior at Boston Latin Academy and is a lifelong Boston resident.
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In the news: Krystal Prime Banfield
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In the news: Krystal Prime Banfield
The Boston Arts Academy has named Krystal Prime Banfield as vice chair of its board of trustees.
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Neighbors call for action on Mass & Cass
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Neighbors call for action on Mass & Cass
Residents and business owners of the South End and Roxbury and advocates came together last week for a rally at the corner of Mass Avenue and Washington Street to demand actions from city officials to address safety and hygiene issues in the area commonly referred to as the “Methadone Mile.”
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Labor activists seek hike in state revenue
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Labor activists seek hike in state revenue
Labor leaders joined with community activists on Labor Day at the Massachusetts State House to voice support for legislation that would raise taxes on the state’s top earners and top-grossing corporations to pay for social safety net services they say are badly needed during the current pandemic.
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In the news: Michael Mason
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In the news: Michael Mason
Dorchester resident Michael C. Mason has been named chair of the Liberal Arts and Sciences Department for Berklee College of Music and Boston Conservatory at Berklee.
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In the news: Kyéra Sterling
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In the news: Kyéra Sterling
The Massachusetts Black and Latino Legislative Caucus (MBLLC) has appointed Kyéra Sterling its new executive director.
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Fern Cunningham-Terry
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Fern Cunningham-Terry
Fern Cunningham-Terry was born in Jackson Heights, New York, to Dr. James F. Cunningham, a doctor who specialized in tuberculosis and then in psychiatry, and Mrs. Margaret B. Cunningham, an artist who worked with children.
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In the news: Javier Caballero
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In the news: Javier Caballero
Project STEP welcomes Javier Caballero as the organization’s new artistic director.
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Little oversight on police court overtime
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Little oversight on police court overtime
The Boston Police Department pays millions of dollars in overtime, including for court appearances that can last minutes, but the city has little means of tracking how those dollars are spent, according to City Councilor Ricardo Arroyo.
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In the news: Kevin Conner
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In the news: Kevin Conner
Community Servings, a nonprofit provider of medically tailored meals and nutrition services to individuals and families living with critical and chronic illnesses, announced the appointment of Kevin Conner as chief operating officer.
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Risk of undercount as census deadline nears
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Risk of undercount as census deadline nears
With just under eight weeks to respond to the U.S. census, those who help complete the count are concerned about getting accurate numbers in Boston neighborhoods.
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In the news: Yvonne Jones
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In the news: Yvonne Jones
The board of directors of ABCD (Action for Boston Community Development), Greater Boston’s anti-poverty agency, has reelected community leader, educator, and activist Yvonne Jones of Dorchester to a fourth year as chair.
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