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Massachusetts State Police veteran Richard McKeon will take over as superintendent on July 12. PHOTO COURTESY OF FLICKR USER INVENTORCHRIS

New State Police superintendent appointed

Following the retirement of Colonel Timothy Alben as superintendent of the Massachusetts State Police, Massachusetts Gov. […]

by · July 8, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
Boston 2024 focuses on updated bid plans at sixth community meeting

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 […]

by · July 1, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
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
Paramedics respond to a stabbing at the corner of Linden Street and Cambridge Street in Allston Saturday night. PHOTO BY AMANDA BURKE/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Man stabbed in Allston, expected to pull through

An Allston resident is expected to survive after being stabbed Saturday night, a Boston Police Department […]

by · June 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Authorities gather on Silber Way after a fatal shooting by state troopers Friday afternoon. PHOTO BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Man dead in police shooting on East Campus

One man is dead after being shot by police following an incident Friday afternoon near Boston […]

by · June 20, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
PHOTO BY SEKAR KRISNAULI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU community gathers to honor lives of Charleston shooting victims

Following the shooting that killed nine people in Charleston, S.C., Wednesday night, approximately 70 Boston University […]

by · June 20, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, 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
Out and About: Campus events you can’t miss

Out and About: Campus events you can’t miss