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Dawnn Jaffier. (Photo from Facebook)

No Bail For Young Man Charged In Dawnn Jaffier Murder

An 18-year-old was ordered held without bail Monday afternoon in the murder of a young woman in Dorchester over the weekend.

08/25/2014

A handicapped-accessible ramp under construction on Beacon Hill. (WBZ-TV)

Beacon Hill Group Sues To Stop Installation Of Concrete Sidewalk Ramps

The Beacon Hill Civic Association has filed a lawsuit stop the city from installing handicapped-accessible concrete and plastic sidewalk ramps because they say it would damage the neighborhood’s character.

08/13/2014

Families of Boston murder victims went to the mayor's office asking for action on their unsolved cases. (WBZ-TV)

Families Of Victims Urge Mayor, BPD To Do Better Job On Unsolved Murders

A group of women gathered at Boston City Hall Friday demanding a meeting with Mayor Marty Walsh about unsolved murders.

08/01/2014

Marty Walsh. (WBZ-TV)

Walsh Promises Boston Redevelopment Authority Overhaul After Audit

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh is promising to overhaul the agency that oversees development in the city after an audit found deep-rooted problems that have led to a failure to collect millions of dollars in lease payments and fees owed by developers.

07/17/2014

Boston graduated 20 new EMTs on Monday. (WBZ-TV)

Twenty New Boston EMTs Graduate Training Academy

The graduates endured six months of training, including classroom work, drills and field exercises.

07/14/2014

Artist rendering of proposed Mohegan Sun casino in Revere. (Mohegan Sun Photo)

Boston Mayor Announces Deal With Mohegan Sun

Mayor Walsh says he’s reached a financial compensation agreement with Mohegan Sun as the casino proposes a $1.3 billion casino at Suffolk Downs.

07/10/2014

Joseph Finn (WBZ-TV)

Mayor Walsh Appoints Joseph Finn New Boston Fire Commissioner

Finn has been deputy chief at the Boston Fire Department since 2001.

07/07/2014

(Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Lawmakers Kill Plan To Keep Boston Bars Open Later

Massachusetts lawmakers have killed the proposal to let Boston bars stay open later.

06/30/2014

Solar-powered benches like this one are coming to Boston parks complete will cell-phone charging ports. (Photo courtesy of Mayor's Office)

Boston Park Visitors Will Get Charge Out Of Solar-Powered Benches

The high-tech benches will allow visitors to sit down, relax and charge their cell phones.

06/29/2014

(Image: iStockphoto)

Heroin: From Prescription To Addiction (Part 12)

Lawmakers are pledging to increase treatment and recovery services in the Boston area.

06/26/2014

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