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The University of Massachusetts Boston is planning for a full return to campus in the fall for all students, faculty, and staff with residence and dining halls open and mostly in-person classroom instruction, Chancellor ... Read more.

For decades, Sue Sullivan has been working in the Newmarket section of Boston and has been actively involved with the difficult issues surrounding the so-called “Mass and Cass” area - the intersection of Massachusetts ... Read more.

Sean Ellis, who spent more than 20 years in prison for the 1993 killing of Boston police detective John Mulligan, is no longer a convicted felon. That conviction was overturned in 2015 after the detectives who ... Read more.

It was barely 15 past 7 a.m. about three weeks ago when the day turned really weird really fast.

I had just gotten back from my morning walk-about, which had a little excitement beyond the norm. It was one of the ... Read more.

‘Something acting abnormally’ within turning operation

The MBTA’s newest Red and Orange Line trains will remain shelved after an investigation into a March 16 derailment identified “something ... Read more.

Two state lawmakers are pressing MBTA brass for answers this week after an investigative ... Read more.

A handful of Boston City Councillors made their way back into their City Hall chamber last Wednesday for the first time since the building closed to the public at the start of the pandemic.

With social distancing ... Read more.

Boston’s preliminary elections will take place a week earlier than originally scheduled to help facilitate work associated with mail-in voting should the Legislature extend or make the measure permanent.

Mayor Kim ... Read more.

City Councillors Michelle Wu and Andrea Campbell are leading the fundraising race in their bids to become Boston’s next mayor, according to the latest campaign finance reports filed with the state. But other candidates ... Read more.

The opening of a new Vietnamese restaurant in Fields Corner by the end of the month will be the culmination of years of hard work by owner Vu Huynh, who says his eatery will be a place “for the community.”

Huong ... Read more.

“Our HeART,” a new group exhibition now on display at Humphreys Street Studios in Uphams Corner, features paintings, ... Read more.

It was barely 15 past 7 a.m. about three weeks ago when the day turned really weird really fast.

I had just gotten back from my morning walk-about, which had a little excitement beyond the norm. It was one of the ... Read more.

Karen Ziminski-Callender, an eighth-grade science teacher at the Richard J. Murphy School in Dorchester, never thought that she might one day be recognized for her work by the president of the United States. However, ... Read more.

The Boston Licensing Board voted last week to allow the newly expanded Pat’s Pizza, 2254 Dorchester Ave., to serve beer, wine, and liqueurs, if a license from a closed restaurant shows up soon.

Owner Patrick Newell ... Read more.

The Dot Jazz Series is returning this weekend with the virtual debut of CAT Trio, a new combo featuring Boston drummer Austin McMahon, pianist Carmen Staaf, and bassist Tony Scherr.

The concert series, presented ... Read more.

After a more than a year long hiatus, Ashmont Hill Chamber Music will return with its first in-person live music event of the season this Sunday, May 16 at 4:00 p.m. at All Saints Church.

The Bach Project concert ... Read more.

Xyra Mercer, a junior at Dorchester’s Dr. William W. Henderson K-12 Inclusion School, is the new student representative on the Boston School Committee. She was elected to the position by her peers on the Boston Student ... Read more.

UMass Boston lacrosse junior attackman Darragh Fahey has been selected as one of five finalists for the 2021 Yeardley Reynolds Love Unsung Hero Award. He is the first player in the university’s program history to be named ... Read more.

Four Dorchester residents have been inducted into the National Honor Society at BC High.

The students are all members of the Class of 2022: Tim Cole-French, Donald Le, Ryan Nguyen, and James O’Connell.

Each ... Read more.

The Columbia Threadneedle Investments Boston Triathlon will return to the city this summer. The two-day event will once again be staged at Carson Beach, but this year it will be held a month later than usual, on the ... Read more.

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