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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.


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.


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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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.