Boston Elects Its Most Diverse City Council, Reflecting Changing DemographicsThe newly elected Boston City Council is the most diverse in the city's history, with non-white and female majorities.
Boston Next: Robotic Heroes Of Disaster ResponseA Massachusetts company developed robots that are saving lives every day.
Boston Next: Developers And City Planners Bracing For Climate ChangeA grim report from UN scientists is raising concerns about what is coming if something isn’t done to slow global warming. The report is predicting a three feet rise in sea level by the end of the century.
Suffolk County Sheriff Focuses On Rehabilitation Of Inmates, Not PunishmentSuffolk County Sheriff Steve Tompkins said the pendulum is swinging towards the rehabilitation of inmates.
'We Are Decades Behind': DA Rachael Rollins On Her Vision For ChangeDistrict Attorney Rachael Rollins is becoming part of a small group of progressive prosecutors aiming to transform the criminal justice system.
Diversity Lacking Among Judges In MassachusettsOf the 374 trial court justices in Massachusetts, only 39 are people of color.
Boston Company Uses Drones To Inspect Golf Courses, FarmsKeeping the greens green on a golf course or keeping a farm in top shape can be quite a challenge, but it's one a Boston company decided to tackle head on.
New Traffic Light System Aims To Make Your Commute Faster Than EverWhen it comes to the future of transportation, a new type of traffic signal is getting the green light on some of the Boston area’s busiest streets.
Baker: Easier Zoning Changes For Mass. Towns Would Bring Much Needed HousingShould it be easier for cities and towns to change zoning within their community? Governor Baker is backing a bill to do just that.
Lego-Like Modular Units Could Help Solve Boston Area's Affordable Housing CrisisAffordable housing is a critical issue that is going from bad to worse in many Massachusetts communities. One developer is thinking outside the box to find a solution.
Towns Crack Down On Curbside Recycling Violations As Costs SoarRecycling correctly is more important than ever because it is costing cities and towns more than ever.
Local Researchers Create Patch That Can Fight CancerA Band-Aid doesn't sound like breakthrough technology in medicine but local researchers say theirs can fight cancer without the side effects of chemotherapy.
Boston Has Worst Traffic In Nation, According To New RankingsIf you sit in it each day, this may not seem like news to you. A newly released scorecard puts Boston in the worst spot for time wasted in traffic.
Facebook Unveils New Cambridge Headquarters, Plans To Triple Number Of EmployeesWith a brand new, 130,000-square-foot space, Facebook Boston is ready to triple its employee count.
Brain-Controlled Bionic Limbs Developed At MITThe "smart limbs" being developed at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology are possible because of the Ewing Amputation.