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Boston kids participated in the first ever Youth World Cup in South Boston. ( WBZ-TV)

Mayor Walsh Hosts First Boston Youth World Cup

As the U.S. advances in the world cup, soccer fever is catching on in Boston.

06/28/2014

Said Said charged in rape, robbery of woman in South Boston. (WBZ-TV)

Driver Charged In South Boston Rape, Robbery Held On $35,000 Bail

A livery driver charged with raping and robbing a woman in South Boston was ordered held on $35,000 bail Wednesday.

06/25/2014

Zeituni Onyango (WBZ-TV)

President Obama’s Aunt Zeituni Onyango Has Died

President Barack Obama’s half-aunt Zeituni Onyango, who lived for years illegally in South Boston, has died, according to according to one of the attorneys who later helped her win asylum and obtain a green card.

04/08/2014

Massachusetts State House. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Mass. Legislators To Weigh $1.1B Expansion Of Southie Convention Center

Supporters of the measure say the facility isn’t big enough to attract many large-scale conventions.

04/06/2014

(DMITRY KOSTYUKOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Adolfo Interviews St. Patrick’s Day Parade-Goers In Southie

Adolfo quizzed the drunks dressed in green on a variety of different topics – topics you wouldn’t find to be difficult in a sober state.

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(Kim Tunnicliffe/WBZ)

Jokes Mix With Well Wishes For Menino At St. Patrick’s Breakfast

Former Mayor Thomas Menino’s cancer diagnosis was at the center of the annual St. Patrick’s Day breakfast.

03/17/2014

The BPD's Gaelic Council marched with bagpipes and drums.

Negotiations Over Gay Marchers At Standstill On Eve Of Southie Parade

Mayor Marty Walsh was hopeful an agreement could be reached to allow gay veterans in the South Boston St. Patrick’s Day parade.

03/16/2014

(Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Sam Adams Pulls Sponsorship Of Southie St. Patrick’s Day Parade

A major sponsor has pulled out of the St. Patrick’s Day parade in South Boston.

03/14/2014

(Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Gay Rights Group Surprised By ‘Hostile’ Tone Of St. Patrick’s Parade Rejection

The head of a gay rights group that had their invitation to march in the South Boston St. Patrick’s Day parade revoked said she was “surprised by the abrupt and hostile tone” of the rejection.

03/05/2014

The Immaculate Heart of Mary School float in the South Boston St. Patrick’s Parade. (Photo courtesy:  Immaculate Heart of Mary)

Southie St. Patrick’s Parade Organizers Take Back Invitation To Gay Rights Group

Organizers of the South Boston St. Patrick’s Day parade have revoked their invitation to a gay rights advocacy group to march with them on March 16.

03/04/2014

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