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This new mini-city, rising in the shadow of Boston, has been 15 years in the making, and many parts of it will begin to open starting in the spring: restaurants, upscale outlet shops, apartments, office space, a hotel, a movie theater, a waterfront amphitheater, and the pice de rsistance: the first new T stop in nearly three decades.
Mayor Thomas M. Menino and the Office of New Bostonians tonight will award four individuals for their outstanding contributions in promoting Boston's rich diversity at the eighth annual We Are Boston gala.
Two events, in two days on two sides of the Boston Harbor honored Boston Mayor Tom Menino who is leaving office after two decades.
Boston Police Officer Sandro Fonseca hid behind a door during his arraignment in Roxbury District Court on charges of pointing a handgun at two people while he was off duty.
Today's entree includes fresh seafood that you can devour by candlelight for 2 or it could be a dish for your family.
Ham. It's the traditional centerpiece of many-a-Christmas dinners. And without a good ham, the entire meal could suffer.
"Nelson Mandela was truly a global statesman. I was always moved by his strength and bravery.
Mayor Thomas M. Menino kicked off Boston's holiday season with a series of initiatives to enhance the city's holiday spirit.
Massachusetts earned a fourth overal rank in the United States, according to America's Health Rankings, which assesses states based on a number of core measures.
With holiday parties and family meals looming, it's easy to see the appeal of Instacart : you can order groceries online and have them delivered to your doorstep in an hour or two, for a delivery charge of as little as $3.99.
Ella Moye-Gibbons, Empress Nordeus, Megan Nguyen, Zayda Adams, Kaitlyn Nguyen are among the seven young dancers from Dorchester who are performing in the Urban Nutcracker this season.
Amber, 17, of Chelsea, a member of the Boston Children's Chorus , is accepting the 2013 National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award for the Boston Children's Chorus from Michelle Obama today.
Holiday Pops: Boston Pops Take part in one of Boston's most beloved traditions - a Holiday Pops concert at historic Symphony Hall.
Relatives of Amy Lord were in a Boston courtroom today when the man accused of kidnapping, raping, and murdering the South Boston woman was arraigned for Lord's death and attacks on three other women, including including a 2012 assault Boston police have acknowledged was not investigated thoroughly.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration launched an investigation Tuesday into the death of an employee of Boston Bridge & Steel Inc., who died Monday night at the company's East Boston facility after a massive steel beam fell on him.
Headlines like 'Two shot along Hamilton Street' or 'Man stabbed to death on Sumner Street; arrest made' are frequent in the Dorchester Reporter , the neighborhood's local paper.
Winter Storm Watch for Suffolk County was issued at December 13 at 4:38AM EST