The City’s Office of Workforce Development is sponsoring an Arts & Culture Job Fair on Wednesday, April 26, from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the Central Square Library, 45 Pearl Street in Cambridge. Continue reading Cambridge Jobs Fair
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – April 24, 2017 – Join the Department of Public Works to celebrate the City’s first “Arbor Week.” Continue reading City of Cambridge Celebrates “Arbor Week” April 24-28
On April 22, 2017 the Tewksbury Police Department arrested Eduard Abreu, 36 of 572 Essex St., Lawrence for distribution of a class b substance, cocaine and possession with the intent to distribute a class b substance, cocaine. Continue reading Tewksbury Drug Distribution Arrest – Apache Way
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
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Last week, Medford High School and the Medford Technical High School, celebrated Diversity Week.
Continue reading Medford:MHS/MTHS Celebrates Diversity Week
Neighborhood Trauma Teams in Dorchester, Jamaica Plain, Roxbury and East Boston to strengthen City response efforts Continue reading MAYOR WALSH TO LAUNCH NEW TRAUMA RESPONSE TEAMS
Serving a purpose higher than themselves, we need to honor that.
– Steve Manchester
Continue reading My Father’s War by Charley Valera
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
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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.
Continue reading North Bridge Musket Salute Fired in Concord
Grants Will Support Summer Programming for Youth
Mayor Martin J. Walsh and Boston Centers for Youth & Families (BCYF) have announced the release of the 2017 BCYF Summer Grants RFP. Applicants may apply for a 2017 BCYF Summer Grant of up to $4,000 to support fun, safe, Continue reading Mayor Walsh Announces 2017 BCYF Summer Grants for Local Agencies
A 19th century cannonball, which is believed to have contained explosive components, was found in a box of antiques recently purchased by a resident. Continue reading Hull Police and State Police Bomb Squad Respond after Resident Finds Cannonball in Box of Antiques
On April 9, 2017 the Tewksbury Police Department arrested Eric Shaughnessy, 34 of 12 Hovey Street, Dracut and Christine Gray, 42 of 75 Tarbell Street, Manchester, NH for trafficking methamphetamine, over 36 grams, possession with the intent to distribute class a, heroin and class b, cocaine Continue reading Tewksbury Drug Trafficking Arrests – Crystal Meth
This spring marks one year since the City of Cambridge achieved the highest 5-STAR rating in the country from STAR Communities, recognizing Cambridge as a national leader in sustainability.
Continue reading Cambridge Achieved Highest 5-STAR Rating in Country From STAR Communities
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.
Continue reading American Red Cross hosts commemorative blood drives in remembrance of the Boston Marathon bombings
Cambridge will Honor Trailblazing Women on Wednesday April 12, 5:45-8 p.m., at City Hall, Sullivan Chamber, 2nd Floor, 795 Mass. Ave. Continue reading Cambridge To Honor Trailblazing Women
Step forward in Mayor Setti Warren’s Housing Strategy goal to expand housing options and affordability for individuals, families, and seniors
Continue reading Newton Passes Accessory Apartment Ordinance
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
On Saturday, April 15, 2017, MassDOT crews will be inspecting the bridge that carries Route 62 (Gleasondale Road) over the Assabet River in the town of Stow. Continue reading Stow: Route 62 (Gleasondale Road) Bridge over the Assabet River Bridge Inspection scheduled for Saturday, April 15th
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Photos of the school bus crash that happened on Route 3 in Bedford early Wednesday morning that sent 24 students to the hospital Continue reading Photos of Bedford Route 3 School Bus Accident That Sent 24 Students To The Hospital
Covenant Brings Total Developer Payments and Contributions to Estimated $112M
Benefits include funding for GLX, job programs, infrastructure projects, and more;
Continue reading Union Square, Somerville, Master Developer Signs Agreement to Provide Green Line Contribution and Additional Community Benefits;
BOSTON – Tuesday, April 4, 2017 – Mayor Martin J. Walsh and the Boston Parks and Recreation Department will host the 18th Annual Neighborhood Coffee Hour Series in local parks citywide from April 24 to July 20. Continue reading BOSTON MAYOR WALSH ANNOUNCES 2017 COFFEE HOUR SERIES
Mayor Carlo DeMaria is pleased to announce that the Everett Health Department and the VCA Everett Animal Hospital will be holding a Rabies Vaccination Clinic on Wednesday, April 12th from 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm at the VCA Everett Animal Hospital at 251 Chelsea Street in Everett. Continue reading CITY OF EVERETT TO HOLD ANNUAL RABIES CLINIC
Monday, April, 10 2017 – Friday, May 5, 2017
The Water Department will be flushing water mains throughout the City beginning April, 10th 2017 through May 5th, 2017. Continue reading EVERETT HYDRANT FLUSHING
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