Held on Police-Involved Shootings
Video. A speak-out
on police-involved shootings in Boston takes place at a church
in Roxbury, with exchanges at times tense between officials and
the community. Report aired December 19.
Training Grads Boost Trade Union Diversity
graduates take a step toward increasing diversity in Boston
trade unions, thanks to training from Building Pathways. Report
aired December 12.
Walsh Calls for Growth, Inclusion, Boldness
Video. At a
Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce forum, Mayor Walsh calls for
more workforce housing, more bold design in projects, more
inclusion. Report aired December 10.
Starts on Bruins Practice Facility in Brighton
Construction begins on a new practice and training facility in
Brighton for the Boston Bruins, at the Boston Landing complex
developed by New Balance. Report aired December 10.
Students Join "Hour of Code" Effort
Video. More than half the
students in the Boston Public Schools take part this week in an
"Hour of Code," as part the expansion of computer science
learning. Report aired December 9.
Eyes New Help for Black and Latino Males
Video. Mayor Walsh
hosts a summit in Roxbury, as part of an effort to help Black
and Latino males through President Obama's initiative, "My
Brother's Keeper." Report aired December 8.
Program Move to Roxbury Opposed
Neighborhood residents strongly opposed a possible relocation of
recovery programs from Long Island to a former hospital in
Roxbury. Report aired December 5.
and Family Center Opens in Lower Roxbury
Video. The opening
takes place for a new youth and family center in the
Lenox/Camden public housing development in Lower Roxbury. Report
aired December 4.
to Aid Resilience Through Racial Healing
announce a grant from the Rockefeller Foundation to help
strengthen resilience in Boston by healing deep scars left by
the city's racial divide. Report aired December 3.
Push and Step Forward for City Diversity
Video. A new
report calls for more inclusion of Latinos in Boston's
leadership positions, while Mayor Walsh introduces a new team
for diversity and inclusion. Report aired December 2.
Drivers Press for Regulating New Competition
packing a City Council hearing, Boston taxi drivers call for
extending regulations to include their increasing competition
from ride-sharing operators. Report aired December 1.
from Roxbury to Decision on Ferguson
Video. People in
Roxbury react to the grand jury's decision not to bring charges
for the killing of an unarmed black teenager by a white police
officer. Report aired November 25.
& Girls Clubs Opens Mattapan Teen Center
Video. Boys and
Girls Clubs of Boston opens a new teen center at the former site
of a branch library on Hazelton Street in Mattapan. Report aired
Trickle-Down Remedy for Groundwater Loss
pavement helps reduce depletion of groundwater needed for
buildings in the South End, while curbing pollution. Report
aired November 21.
Arts Events on Tap, with Discounts
Video. Thanks to
MayorsHoliday.com, more people in Boston can have access to
arts events and performances over the holidays. Report aired