How We're Recognizing Recovery Month

By Mayor Marty Walsh | Sep 20
I wouldn't be where I am today without the recovery community-and I know many other Bostonians have had the same experience as me.

ABCD Urges Legislatures to Help Homeless Families with Safer Access to Emergency Shelters

By . . | Sep 14
Action for Boston Community Development advocates for low-income residents and families struggling to overcome poverty.

A renewed focus on arts education

A renewed focus on arts education

Sep 9
The 2017-18 school year marks the first time the district will be operating under new state education guidelines written in response to the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). The law broadens student access to "a well-rounded education."

How We're Creating Affordable Housing

By Mayor Marty Walsh | Aug 16
Boston is a diverse city made up of residents of all backgrounds, all education levels and job sectors spread out over 14 neighborhoods.

Public-private partnerships for ending poverty

Public-private partnerships for ending poverty

By Suzanne Kenney | Jul 13
The potential repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has resulted in something unexpected: a big boost in popularity for the government program. Few Americans, it turns out, think it makes sense to cut programs that protect the most vulnerable among us.


Pepsi ad failed its multicultural audience

Pepsi ads aim to emphasize its youthful brand by championing it as "the choice of a new generation."


Safety means community and police working together

Lately there has been lots of news in our neighborhood about senseless violence and killings that are reportedly gang connected.