Committee Picks New Superintendent
The Boston School Committee, by a vote of 5-2, chooses as the
new superintendent Tommy Chang, an administrator from Los
Angeles. Report aired March 4.
Limit on Space-Savers Gets Mixed Reaction
Video. The end of
extended time for space-savers to secure parking spots, taking
effect March 2, draws mixed reaction in South Boston. Report
aired March 2.
History Celebrated in City Council Chamber
celebration of Black History Month takes place in the City
Council's Iannella Chamber, sponsored by council members and
Blacks in Government. Report aired February 26.
Unveiled at Boston's Central Library
children's, teen, and non-fiction areas get a make-over as part
of the renovations at the central library of the Boston Public
Library. Report aired February 23.
Rally for State Funding of Jobs Programs
Video. Teens rally
near Copley Square then march to the State House to push for
continued support of jobs programs. Report aired February 19.
Held for "Mayor's Mentoring Movement"
volunteers are being recruited to help young people in Boston
Mayor's Mentoring Movement, an effort by the city and Mass
Mentoring Partnership. Report aired February 18.
Aired on Boston 2024 Olympics Bid
and sceptics raise questions at the first in a series of
meetings being sponsored by the city on Boston's 2024 Olympics
bid. Report aired February 6.
Parade Hails Super Bowl Victory for Pats
celebrate the fourth Super Bowl victory by the New England
Patriots with a duck boat parade through downtown Boston. Report
aired February 4.
Shop in West Roxbury for Designer Pastries
Video. The owner
of a wholesale and online pastry company opens a storefront in
West Roxbury, with help from a Samuel Adams micro-lending
program. Report aired January 30.
Affordable Housing Developed in Brighton
Video. Work is
completed on 20 town homes with 2 and 3 bedrooms developed in
Brighton for middle and moderate income buyers. Report aired
Brave Deep Chill for Patriots Send-off
withstand the cold on City Hall Plaza to give the New England
Patriots a warm send-off before their flight to the Super Bowl
in Phoenix, Arizona. Report aired January 26.
Looks at Racial, Police-Community Divide
Video. A forum on
the divide between police and communities of color, presented by
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity and Myrtle Baptist Church, takes
place in Roxbury. Report aired January 22.
New Training Grads Join Boston Fire Dept.
Video. After 20
weeks of training, 53 graduates from Boston Fire Academy take
assignments to response companies on the Boston Fire Department.
Report aired January 16.