Mayor Thomas M. Menino today announced the members of an advisory panel that will help identify and address Boston's new housing needs.
State Reps. Linda Dorcena Forry and Nick Collins, former rivals who faced off in the April 30 Democratic primary, lunched on Beacon Hill this week, ahead of the general election to replace Jack Hart.
Suffolk County prosecutors have charged the sister of an accused murderer with threatening two witnesses in his case over the phone and on Facebook.
Mayor Thomas M. Menino today announced the City of Boston will receive $17.5 million in grant funding from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency to support ongoing and future homeland security initiatives.
BOSTON - A math tutor at a Boston middle school was arrested just after noon on Tuesday after authorities say he had a package of methamphetamine delivered to the campus, according to CBS Boston .
Seventeen possible Boston mayoral candidates submitted papers Tuesday before the 5 p.m. deadline at City Hall.
In 13 weeks, I'm headed back to full-time work for the first time since starting a family five years ago.
David Portnoy, left, hired a firm to collect 5,000 signatures to join the mayoral race.
At UMass Boston, support for on-campus dorms is growing, according to preliminary data released by the university.
The new one-story, steel-clad building on Northern Avenue is part clubhouse for the tech set and part monument to Mayor Thomas M. Menino's efforts to transform the South Boston Waterfront into the Innovation District .
The Boston School Committee has voted 5-0 to appoint Boston Public Schools Chief Financial Officer John McDonough as Interim Superintendent.
Bike-related crashes spiked a small amount given the higher ridership in the Boston area over the course of the last two years.
UPDATE, 12:15 p.m. : The Massachusetts Republican Party was quick to jump on the reports about Murray's resignation, saying Murray is trying "to outrun the scandal that dogs him" in a statement on their website .
The office of Boston Mayor Thomas Menino released a list Monday of streets proposed for repaving during the 2013 road work season.
The director of a venerable church in Boston's Beacon Hill neighborhood is facing charges that he took over the church and intimidated its members while he and his associates looted its coffers.
In the East Room on Wednesday night, Obama is presenting the 71-year-old singer-songwriter with the Gershwin Prize for Popular Song.
Pennypacker's , a small food truck company known for its porchetta sandwich, is planning to open its first brick-and-mortar location in Somerville's Magoun Square.
Flash Flood Watch for Suffolk County was issued at May 24 at 4:23AM EDT