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No Boston Olympics group celebrates after USOC pulls 2024 bid. (WBZ-TV)

‘No Boston Olympics’ Group Celebrates After USOC Drops Bid

The “No Boston Olympics” group came out on top as the games go down in flames.

07/27/2015

Boston 2024. (WBZ-TV)

Boston’s 2024 Olympic Bid Dropped By USOC

The U.S. Olympic Committee has dropped Boston’s bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics.

07/27/2015

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Boston 2024 Olympics Bid In Jeopardy, Walsh Refuses To Sign Cost Overrun Guarantee

“If committing to signing a guarantee today is what’s required to move forward, then Boston is no longer pursuing the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic games,” Walsh said.

07/27/2015

Pope Francis (Photo by Osservatore Romano/Getty Images)

Mayor Walsh Will Travel To Vatican City For Meeting With Pope Francis

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh will discuss human trafficking and climate change during the conference.

07/15/2015

Artistic rendering of aerial view of Olympic Stadium. (Image from Boston 2024)

Keller @ Large: Poll Shows Boston Still Not Sold On Olympics

A new poll shows the majority of people expect taxpayer funds to be used – a deal-breaker for most.

07/10/2015

Boston City Hall in October 2014 lit up after the passing of Mayor Tom Menino. (WBZ-TV)

Walsh To Sign $400,000 Lighting Deal To Brighten City Hall

City Hall may soon be getting a face lift of sorts, as Mayor Marty Walsh plans to sign a $400,000-per-year contract to have permanent exterior lighting fixtures installed.

07/10/2015

Boston City Hall Plaza (WBZ-TV)

Boston Plans To Make City Hall Plaza More Inviting

The Mayor’s office is working to make City Hall more welcoming — with a few hundred dollars and creative thinking.

07/08/2015

Boston's City Hall Plaza. (WBZ-TV)

AstroTurf, Lawn Games Coming To Boston City Hall Plaza

Mayor Marty Walsh’s office said a 40-foot-by-40 foot stretch of AstroTurf is scheduled to be installed on City Hall Plaza next week.

07/08/2015

A look at the South Boston snow pile during the winter and summer months. (WBZ-TV)

South Boston ‘Snow Farm’ Clings To Life As Pile Of Ice And Trash

What was previously a mountain of snow clings to life, now as a pile of ice and trash.

07/07/2015

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh. (WBZ-TV)

Officials Warn Boston Residents Fireworks Are Illegal

City officials asked Boston residents to be alert and respectful as they celebrate the 4th of July this weekend.

07/03/2015

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