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John Connolly and Marty Walsh at the WBZ debate, Oct. 15, 2013 (Photo by Peter Casey)

Connolly, Walsh Appeal For Votes As Boston Mayor Race Enters Final Week

With a little more than a week left in their campaigns to become the next mayor, John Connolly and Marty Walsh were busy reaching out to voters on Sunday.

10/27/2013

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In-depth Analysis of Boston Mayoral Primary Election

September 28, 2013 On Tuesday September 24th, 2013 the people of Boston spoke by going out to the polls and voting for who they think should be the next mayor of the city of Boston. […]

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Mayoral Candidates Make Late Push For Votes

It’s a crowded field vying to be the next mayor of Boston. Come Tuesday night though, the pack will be narrowed down from twelve to two.

09/23/2013

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

The new Greenway Carousel in downtown Boston features whimsical sculptures, including owls, butterflies and rabbits. (Credit: WBZ-TV)

Carousel Opens In Downtown Boston’s Rose Kennedy Greenway

The Greenway Carousel, a long-awaited attraction at the Rose Kennedy Greenway, opened with fanfare on Saturday, with Mayor Tom Menino and a throng of families on hand.

08/31/2013

Mayor Menino speaks at a rally for stricter gun control laws. (Photo by Mark Katic)

Warren, Markey, Menino Rally To Urge Tougher Gun Laws

The state’s top political leaders are calling on Congress to pass stricter background checks for gun buyers.

08/28/2013

Boston Mayor Tom Menino.

WBZ-TV Beginning Weekly Interviews With Boston Mayor Candidates

The candidates vying to succeed Boston Mayor Tom Menino will be featured in special WBZ-TV coverage on Sunday mornings leading up to the Sept. 24 municipal election.

08/12/2013

Boston Mayor Tom Menino.

City Of Boston Investing In Small Businesses Near MBTA Stations

Two new restaurants in Hyde Park are among small businesses the city is investing in near MBTA stations.

07/27/2013

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