News

Boston 2024 focuses on updated bid plans at sixth community meeting

After unveiling an updated proposal for Boston’s bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics, organizing group Boston 2024 [...]

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Residents gather to celebrate Supreme Court same-sex marriage decision

Following a 5-4 decision by the U.S. Supreme Court to legalize same-sex marriage across all 50 [...]

CEO of Boston 2024, Richard Davey, sits in a city council meeting about operations financing and venue development Thursday. PHOTO BY AMANDA BURKE/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Financing, management on agenda at City Council meeting on 2024 Olympics

Further exploring the possibility of hosting the 2024 Summer Olympics, the Boston City Council held a [...]

Sports

Jack Eichel awaits a faceoff in a game against Notre Dame on Feb. 21. PHOTO BY MAYA DEVEREAUX/DAILY FREE PRESS FILE PHOTO

Jack Eichel signs with Buffalo Sabres, parts ways with BU

Boston University men’s hockey center Jack Eichel has signed a three-year, entry-level deal with the Buffalo [...]

Jack Eichel holds the trophy after his team won the 2015 Hockey East Championship. PHOTO BY MAYA DEVEREAUX/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Jack Eichel selected 2nd overall by Sabres in NHL draft

Boston University men’s hockey center Jack Eichel was selected second overall by the Buffalo Sabres in [...]

Boston University women's basketball coach Katy Steding. PHOTO COURTESY OF UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA ATHLETICS

Women’s basketball welcomes Tiffany Sardin to coaching staff

The Boston University women’s basketball team announced the addition of former University of Illinois at Chicago [...]

Opinion

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EDITORIAL: On Marriage Equality

To begin simply, let us state this fact: on June 26, 2015, history was made in [...]

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Advice for living with a roommate

As Orientation Season begins, we here at the Ol’ Free Press have some top-notch advice for [...]

Boston University's College of Arts and Sciences. PHOTO COURTESY OF WIKIMEDIA COMMONS

EDITORIAL: Advice for undeclared students

It’s the inevitable, age-old question: What do you want to do with the rest of your [...]

Features

Nine Boston tourist attractions to check off your list

It’s no secret that there is an abundance of fun things to do in Boston — [...]

Ten great places to grab a bite on campus

By now you’ve probably already visited campus and explored all the academic and extracurricular activities that [...]

The Independent Film Festival of Boston concluded Wednesday with a screening of “Me and Earl and the Dying Girl” at the Coolidge Corner Theatre. PHOTO BY WILLA RUSOWICZ-ORAZEM/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

REVIEW: At end, IFFBoston introduces “Me and Earl and the Dying Girl”

At one point in “Me and Earl and the Dying Girl,” the closing film at this [...]