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Mayor Tom Menino

Veolia Transportation locked the gate on its drivers Tuesday. (Photo by William Meservey - WBZ-TV)

Judge Won’t Intervene In Boston School Bus Driver Strike

Boston Mayor Tom Menino is asking parents to find alternative transportation for their students on Wednesday.

10/08/2013

Mayor Tom Menino and Schools Superintendent John McDonough meet with reporters. (Photo by Karen Twomey - WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Menino Rips Boston School Bus Drivers For ‘Illegal’ Strike

Mayor Tom Menino ripped striking school bus drivers Tuesday, hours after they walked off the job unexpectedly, throwing the system and parents into chaos.

10/08/2013

The City of Boston website with a Chicago Blackhawks celebration video. (Screen grab by CBSBoston.com)

Stanley Cup Bet Fulfilled: City Of Boston Website Posts Blackhawks Celebration Video

Boston Bruins fans might want to stay away from the City of Boston website on Wednesday.

10/02/2013

Developers are planning a 500 foot tower for the site where Filene's Basement once sat.

Boston Approves Tax Breaks For Downtown Developer

The city has approved nearly $8 million in tax breaks to spur development of the former Filene’s department store site in Boston’s Downtown Crossing.

09/17/2013

Rendering of proposed Back Bay skyscraper.

Back Bay Residents Worried New Buildings Will Cause Wind Problems

The Christian Science Plaza will soon border the tallest residential building in the City of Boston.

09/13/2013

Mayor Tom Menino. (Photo credit STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Menino: ‘I Made A Mistake, I Apologize’ For ‘Blow Up Detroit’ Comment

Boston Mayor Tom Menino admitted Wednesday he used a poor choice of words to describe what he would do with the city of Detroit.

09/04/2013

In March, Boston’s longest-serving mayor announced he would not seek re-election to a sixth term. After twenty years in office, and a series of recent health issues, Mayor Tom Menino decided to hand over the reins. Before the year was out, Boston Schools Superintendent Carol Johnson and Boston Police Commissioner Ed Davis would also step down. When his term ends in January, Menino will take a job at Boston University.  Marty Walsh was elected the next Mayor of Boston. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)Read: Mayor Menino Will Not Seek Re-Election  Watch: One-on-One With Mayor Tom Menino

Menino Sorry For ‘Blow Up’ Detroit Comment

A spokeswoman for Boston’s mayor says Thomas Menino is sorry that his published remarks that Detroit should be blown up and started over caused offense in the Motor City.

09/03/2013

A rendering of the originally proposed Suffolk Downs Casino. (Courtesy: Elkus Manfredi Architects)

Boston, Suffolk Downs Unveil Casino Deal

A plan to develop a $1 billion resort casino at Suffolk Downs is moving forward with the unveiling of a long-awaited host community agreement between the thoroughbred race track and Boston officials.

08/27/2013

Shipyard Quarters Marina in Charlestown. (WBZ-TV photo)

Judge Orders Charlestown Shipyard To Halt Planned Eviction

The Shipyard Quarters Marina was deemed unsafe by the city three years ago.

08/15/2013

Boston Mayor Tom Menino.

Mayor Menino Issues Heat Advisory For Boston

With the city gripped in a heat wave, Mayor Tom Menino issued a heat advisory for the city on Friday.

07/05/2013

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