He Broke Records And His Family Broke Barriers: The Push To Memorialize Somerville Olympian Phil Reavis Sr.Phil Reavis Sr., an Olympian who brought Somerville international acclaim, is the focus of an effort that aims to get him recognized by the city.
High Court Rules Brookline Firefighter Was Wrongfully Fired After Reporting Racist Work EnvironmentThe Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court said Gerald Alston was wrongfully fired after complaining of a racist work environment.
Prosecution’s Thorough Approach Credited For Unanimous Verdict In Chauvin Trial, Legal Analyst SaysWBZ Legal Analyst Jennifer Roman says the verdict speaks volumes about the type of case presented by the prosecution.
Basquiat Exhibit At MFA First Of Its KindThe lower level of the Museum of Fine Arts has been transformed to resemble a New York City subway in the 1980s.
Pandemic Pushing Chinatown Businesses To The Brink, Advocates Say Intervention Is CrucialThe pandemic has devastated many businesses, but Chinatowns across the country have also been hurt in part by biases pertaining to the origin of COVID-19.
Local Rescues Team Up To Drive To Texas, Save Nearly 100 Homeless PetsTwo local rescues have teamed up to save and transport close to 100 homeless pets evacuated from Texas.
New PPP Loan Rules Could Be A Lifeline For Harvard Square MainstayA new opportunity to apply for a PPP loan gives the owner of The Million Year Picnic hope.
Boston Barber Seriously Injured After Stabbing Himself In Freak Accident; Client, Colleagues Jump Into ActionA Beacon Hill barber is lucky to be alive after he accidentally stabbed himself in the chest with his own pair of shears.
Some Private Schools Have Been In Class Full Time Since Fall - How One Made It WorkSt. John School in Wellesley has been open for in-person learning since the fall, using a number of safety measures.
Brockton Teacher Saves The Day Over Zoom After Virtual Class Interrupted By FireA quick-thinking Brockton teacher is being credited for helping get fire crews to a student’s home during an emergency.
Southie Coffee Shop Gets Big Plug From Mayor Walsh During Senate HearingDuring Thursday’s Senate confirmation hearing, Boston Mayor Marty Walsh was asked about the cost of living. His answer put one local shop in the national spotlight.
Lawmakers Ask Gov. Baker To Designate Grandparents Raising Grandchildren A Vaccine PriorityMore than 20 Massachusetts lawmakers are asking Governor Baker to make all grandparents raising grandchildren a vaccination priority.
'We Can Use Our Voice': Kamala Harris Inspires Girls And Young Women To Dream BigKamala Harris made history, not only as the first woman, but the first Black person and first person of south Asian descent to become vice president.
Taunton Officer Who Died Of COVID Remembered For Dedication To CommunityOfficer John Borges is remembered as the ‘gentle giant’ who dedicated his life to a city he loved.
America’s First COVID Vaccine Clears Final Hurdle, Public Health Officials Push For Equitable AccessAs soon as the FDA approves the COVID vaccine, public health expert will help get the vaccine to those who need it most. But convincing certain communities may prove to be a challenge.