Newton Mayor Setti Warren Forms Finance Committee For Possible Gubernatorial CampaignThe 40-member committee includes several big name Democrats, among them former Gov. Michael Dukakis and his wife, Kitty.
Keller @ Large: Baker To Run In 2018?Gov. Charlie Baker sat down with WBZ political analyst Jon Keller last week, and Keller asked him whether or not he would be a candidate for reelection.
Newton Mayor Announces Plan To Combat Anti-Semitic IncidentsNewton Mayor Setti Warren announced a plan to ensure students in the district feel welcome after a recent spate of anti-Semitic incidents.
Keller @ Large: Clinton, Sanders Surrogates DebateWith just two days to go until Massachusetts voters get their chance to weigh in on the presidential race, Clinton and Sanders campaign surrogates held a mini-debate with WBZ political analyst Jon Keller.
Mayors Combine Forces At Climate Change Preparedness SummitOfficials from a group of cities in the Boston area agreed to combine forces in an effort to be more prepared for the impact of climate change.
Newton Mayor Proposes $11.5 Million Property Tax HikeMayor Setti Warren wants to raise property taxes $11.5 million to pay for several projects in the city.
Newton Police Chief Placed On Leave After InvestigationMayor Setti Warren placed Chief Matthew Cummings on administrative leave Wednesday.
Newton Mayor Setti Warren Drops Out Of Senate RaceSetti Warren stood with his wife on the front lawn of the home where he grew up and now lives and announced on Thursday he will drop out of the race for U.S. Senate.
AP Source: Setti Warren To Drop Out Of Senate RaceA Democratic official familiar with Warren's decision said Wednesday that the Newton mayor would make his announcement at an event Thursday morning.
Keller @ Large: Senate Race Shake-UpHarvard professor Elizabeth Warren will announce her candidacy Thursday morning, and join a growing field of Democrats who are challenging Republican Scott Brown.
Elizabeth Warren May Decide To Run For Senate After Labor DayIt looks like Sen. Scott Brown is going to have some high profile competition in his reelection campaign.
Mass. GOP Seeks Ethics Probe Of Newton Mayor Setti WarrenMassachusetts Republicans are asking the state Ethics Commission to investigate whether Newton Mayor Setti Warren violated conflict of interest laws.