CITY OF BOSTON’S ROXBURY E+ HOUSING PROJECT HONORED BY AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTS 

BOSTON – The Boston Planning & Development Agency (BPDA) and the Department of Neighborhood Development (DND) today announced that the 226 – 232 Highland Street E+ Green Building project in Roxbury has been selected as a 2017 American Institute of Architects (AIA) Housing Award Winner, one of three across the country in the “One and Two Family Production Home” category. Continue reading CITY OF BOSTON’S ROXBURY E+ HOUSING PROJECT HONORED BY AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTS 

Mayor Setti Warren Speaks out Against President Trump’s Plan to Eliminate CDBG Funds at Local Event Celebrating National Community Development Week

 

Ribbon cutting for updated facilities at Dare Family Services made with CDBG funding

 

Newton, MA – Earlier today, Mayor Setti Warren, the Newton Planning Department, and Dare Family Services leadership, staff, Continue reading Mayor Setti Warren Speaks out Against President Trump’s Plan to Eliminate CDBG Funds at Local Event Celebrating National Community Development Week

North Bridge Musket Salute Fired in Concord


Photos by Larry Richardson of Larry’s Drive by Pictures

By John P Zafiris Jr

The Massachusetts Society of The Sons of the American Revolution Colonel Henry Knox Regimental Color Guard marched on and fired a musket salute on the North Bridge in Concord ,Massachusetts this past Wednesday on the 242nd anniversary of The Concord Fight April 19, 1775. 
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American Red Cross hosts commemorative blood drives in remembrance of the Boston Marathon bombings

 

DEDHAM, Ma. (April 7, 2017)—The American Red Cross joins community leaders to host 3 blood drives in honor of the lives forever changed by the Boston Marathon bombings and to pay tribute to the strength and resilience shown by so many following the attacks.
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MAYOR WALSH ANNOUNCES CALL FOR ARTISTS AT MASSACHUSETTS EYE AND EAR 


Call for artists will expand the City’s alternative space pilot program

BOSTON – Thursday, April 6, 2017 – Mayor Martin J. Walsh today announced a call for artists for the Alternative Space Pilot Program, a partnership between the City of Boston and local businesses and institutions, allowing artists and organizations Continue reading MAYOR WALSH ANNOUNCES CALL FOR ARTISTS AT MASSACHUSETTS EYE AND EAR 

Union Square, Somerville, Master Developer Signs Agreement to Provide Green Line Contribution and Additional Community Benefits;

 

Covenant Brings Total Developer Payments and Contributions to Estimated $112M

 

Benefits include funding for GLX, job programs, infrastructure projects, and more;
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MAYOR WALSH ANNOUNCES INNOVATIVE TEACHER LEARNING COLLABORATIVE BETWEEN DISTRICT, CHARTER & CATHOLIC SCHOOLS ACROSS CITY

Boston Compact, Teach Plus work to bring best teaching practices to all classrooms in Boston

BOSTON – Tuesday, April 4, 2017 – Mayor Martin J. Walsh and city education stakeholders today announced a groundbreaking new learning collaborative joining together Boston Public Schools, charter and Catholic schools in Boston to share and support best teaching practices and professional development across city school sectors. Continue reading MAYOR WALSH ANNOUNCES INNOVATIVE TEACHER LEARNING COLLABORATIVE BETWEEN DISTRICT, CHARTER & CATHOLIC SCHOOLS ACROSS CITY