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.
Executives Discuss Women's Advancement
at a Mass. Women's Forum event describe how to advance more
women in leadership roles, as Mayor Walsh outlines his
administration's strategy. Report aired October 9.
Aired for New High School in Mattapan
Video. Support is
voiced for a new high school in Mattapan, long espoused by the
neighborhood's district city councilor, Charles C. Yancey.
Report aired October 18.
Raven Come to Roost Near Boston Common
Video. The city
reclaims a native son with the new statue of Edgar Allan Poe and
the subject of his most famous poem in a sculpture near Boston
Honored at Ceremony in Roslindale
Michael Kelly and Lt. Edward Walsh, who were killed in a raging
fire in the Back Bay, are honored at a ceremony in Roslindale.
Report aired October 6.
Rail Stop to Boost Allston Redevelopment
announce plans for a new intermodal commuter rail stop in
Allston, eyed as an added spur to redevelopment of land to be
freed up by I-90 relocation. Report aired September 30.
Draws Near for Racing at Suffolk Downs
support staff and competitors reflect on the end of live racing
at Suffolk Downs expected in early October. Report aired