Boston

By - 4/2/18 - 7:12 pm

Boston City Councilor Michael Flaherty (at large) announced today he won't join the race for the DA's seat Dan Conley is giving up: Read more.

By - 4/2/18 - 11:54 am
Wide road in old Boston

The folks at the Boston City Archives wonder if you can place and date this scene. See it larger.

By - 4/2/18 - 8:58 am

The MBTA this week added some additional buses on weekday mornings to to the 16, 19, 31, 32, 65, 70, 104, 109 and 455 routes.

The 109, 117 and 455 routes get some extra service on Saturday mornings; the 31, 109 and 455 on Sundays.

By - 4/1/18 - 1:48 pm

State Sen. Joseph Boncore (D-Winthrop) is considering running for Suffolk County DA, the State House News Service reports.

By - 3/29/18 - 9:24 am

The Dorchester Reporter reports attorney Linda Champion has pulled papers to run for the Suffolk County DA's seat that Dan Conley is giving up at the end of the year. Read more.

By - 3/27/18 - 4:44 pm

Student protesters did what most of us could not

By - 3/27/18 - 4:18 pm
By - 3/26/18 - 2:38 pm
By - 3/26/18 - 12:20 pm

JP Progressives and the Boston NAACP are hosting a forum for the four people running so far for Suffolk County district attorney this year, starting at 7 p.m. on April 9 at English High School in Jamaica Plain.

By - 3/26/18 - 11:26 am
Man with boundary markers

The folks at the Boston City Archives wonder if you can figure out where this city official was "perambulating the boundaries" - checking the markers that delineated Boston from its neighbors. See it larger. Hint: He's not at Marker 123 on the Hyde Park line.

By - 3/25/18 - 3:15 pm
Immigrant kids at Washington School in the West End

Immigrant children playing on the roof of the Washington School in the West End in 1909. See it larger.

Global Boston is an online exhibit by the Boston College history department on the history of Boston's immigrant communities that includes a look at specific groups and some of the neighborhoods they settled in, as well as a Boston immigration timeline. Read more.

By - 3/24/18 - 3:12 pm
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By - 3/23/18 - 1:51 pm

Fabulous Stains asks:

What are some radio shows that only program local music?

By - 3/23/18 - 9:05 am

The Globe recounts what led to the dismissal of corruption charges against two aides to Mayor Walsh.

By - 3/22/18 - 2:45 pm

Councilor Annissa Essaibi George will be asking other councilors to hop on a proposal to let the city's burgeoning crop of breweries expand their offerings to include products from their ostensible rivals. Read more.

By - 3/22/18 - 1:30 pm