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Residents gather to celebrate Supreme Court same-sex marriage decision

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 […]

by · June 27, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
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 […]

by · June 27, 2015 · 1 comment · City, News
Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is depicted in a courtroom sketch at the John Joseph Moakley United States Courthouse. ILLUSTRATION BY REBECCA NESS/ DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Tsarnaev formally sentenced to death, makes first apology to bombing victims

When Dzhokhar Tsarnaev helped his brother plant two bombs at the Boston Marathon finish line on […]

by · June 25, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
Governor Charlie Baker announced Thursday an $82.7 million MBTA Winter Resiliency Plan, according to a press release. PHOTO BY OLIVIA NADEL/ DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Looking Back, Looking Forward: City news coverage preview

Boston University is seamlessly integrated into the city, which gives students a chance to immerse themselves […]

by · June 10, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News

A student’s guide to transportation

Public transportation is one popular way among students of traveling through Boston and exploring the city. Through […]

by · June 10, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News, Orientation Guide 2015
Boston Mayor Martin Walsh's office partnered with the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation to release a report Wednesday for the Mayor's Office of Recovery Services that found an 11.3 percent substance abuse prevalence in Boston. GRAPHIC BY KATELYN PILLEY/ DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

City report evaluates substance addiction, recovery services in Boston

To assess the prevalence of drug abuse and addiction in the city, Boston Mayor Martin Walsh […]

by and · May 22, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
The City Council's Special Committee on the 2024 Olympics met Monday to discuss the International Olympic Committee's agenda for 2020. PHOTO BY DANIEL SCHWEN/ WIKIPEDIA

City Council reviews 2020 Olympic agenda to plan for 2024

As part of the planning process for Boston to potentially host the 2024 Summer Olympics, the […]

by · May 19, 2015 · 1 comment · City, News
Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is depicted in a courtroom sketch at the John Joseph Moakley United States Courthouse Wednesday. ILLUSTRATION BY REBECCA NESS/ DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Jury sentences Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death on six counts

After more than 14 hours of jury deliberation, convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was sentenced […]

by · May 16, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
Prosecutor Steve Millen makes closing remarks during the trial Wednesday, mentioning the video of Tsarnaev giving the middle finger to a camera in a holding cell. ILLUSTRATION BY REBECCA NESS/ DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Jury deliberation begins after closing statements in Tsarnaev case

More than two months after the start of the trial for admitted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar […]

by and · May 14, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is depicted in a courtroom sketch at the John Joseph Moakley United States Courthouse Thursday, April 30. ILLUSTRATION BY REBECCA NESS/ DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Defense rests in penalty phase of Tsarnaev trial, closing statements, verdict to come

Attorneys for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev rested their case Monday on the eighth day of defense testimony in […]

by · May 12, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News