Speak on Legacy of Tom Menino
Video. Reacting to
the passing of Tom Menino, Mayor Walsh and city councilors
reflect on the legacy of Boston's longest-serving mayor. Report
aired October 30.
Chosen as Boston's "School on the Move"
Video. For showing
exemplary progress in achievement for all students, the Trotter
K-8 Pilot Innovation School in Roxbury wins the 2014 "School on
the Move" prize. Report aired October 30.
for Governor Speak at Youth Forum
candidates for Governor of Massachusetts answer questions at a
Youth Jobs Coalition forum on employment, education,
transportation. Report aired October 30.
Opens Dorm on Huntington Avenue
Institute of Technology opens a new dormitory on Huntington
Avenue with space for more than 500 students. Report aired
Corner Chosen as "Great Neighborhood"
American Planning Association selects Dorchester's Fields Corner
as one of the country's "Great Neighborhoods" for 2014. Report
aired October 27.
to Menino Decision on Cancer Treatment
Video. Past and
current officials react to the decision by former Boston mayor
Thomas Menino to suspend aggressive treatment for cancer. Report
aired October 24.
School Celebrates 375th Anniversary
Video. The Mather
Elementary School in Dorchester, the first tax-supported
elementary school in North America, celebrates its 375th
anniversary. Report aired October 22.
Firms Blamed for Housing Cost Spikes
buying and managing property are blamed at a City Council
hearing for steep increases in the cost of housing for tenants
and condo owners. Report aired October 21.
Helps Students Reach Higher Goals
funding helps students in the Boston Public School reach goals
for higher education through supports such as mentoring and
financial aid counseling. Report aired October 21.
Dramatize Chinatown Housing Need
Video. A dance
group dramatizes the need for more affordable housing in
Chinatown, in a series of events organized by the Chinese
Progressive Association. Report aired October 21.
Pride Celebrated in South Boston
Video. Mayor Walsh
joins local community leaders for a Polish Pride Day celebration
at Our Lady of Czestochowa Church in South Boston. Report aired
Gets Help with Safety, Housing
Video. The MetLife
Foundation and the Local Initiatives Support Corporation help
solidify gains for public safety and housing in Dorchester's
Hendry Street area. Report aired October 15.
Agency to Help Bridge Economic Divide
Video. The city
create a new agency to help bridge Boston's economic divide,
with financial empowerment centers opening at three locations.
Report aired October 15.
Disparity Prompts Look at Stops by Police
Video. A report on
stops by the Boston Police draws a conclusion of racial bias
from the ACLU and dissent from a researcher. Report and
interview segments aired October 10.
Starts on Boston Public Market
Construction starts on the Boston Public Market near the Rose
Kennedy Greenway, with plans for more access to healthy food and
job opportunities. Report aired October 9.