Historic Election Despite Low Voter Turnout

The 2019 November city council election saw the most diverse council in Boston's history elected. Minority candidates will...

Municipal Election Results: Recount Called for Fourth At-Large City Councilor Position

The 2019 City of Boston Municipal Election took place on Tuesday, November 5, 2019 to elect councilors for each of the nine...

2020 Census Jobs Available Now

2020 Census jobs are available now for $20 to $27.50 per hour. The 2020 Census needs your...

Councilor Essaibi George Wants to End Family Homelessness

Boston City Councilor Annissa Essaibi George is looking to create a special commission to end family homelessness in the city of Boston...

Boston Municipal Election Guide Nov. 5

The City of Boston Municipal Election is Tuesday, November 5, 2019. The election includes Councilor seats for each district,...

City Councilor Garrison Wants More Senior Housing

Councilor Althea Garrison wants more dedicated senior housing in the City of Boston. “I know senior citizens don’t...

Convenience Store Owners Rally at City Hall Over Proposed Flavored Tobacco Ban

The Boston Convenience Store Owners Association (BCSOA) and the New England Convenience Store and Energy Marketers Association (NECSEMA) hosted a rally on...

Boston City Council Considers Mask Ban

Some members of the Boston City Council are considering a ban on wearing masks during protests and in other public spaces.
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From the Office of Senator Boncore: Student Opportunity Act

Senator Joe Boncore The Massachusetts Senate unanimously passed the Student Opportunity Act, an unprecedented $1.5 billion new...

Mayor’s Column: Boston’s Next Steps to Address the Opioid Crisis

By Mayor Martin J. Walsh Photo courtesy of City of Boston Mayor's Office. In big...

City Councilor Garrison Wants to Regulate Sober Homes

City Councilor Althea Garrison wants to regulate sober homes in the city of Boston. During a recent regular...

Italian Flag Raising at City Hall Plaza [Photos]

In honor of Italian Heritage Month, the Flag of Italy was raised at Boston City Hall on Friday, October 11.