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Boston Mayor Martin Walsh announces Imagine Boston 2030, the first citywide plan in 50 years, to the Innovative Design Alternatives Summit in Faneuil Hall on Wednesday. PHOTO BY DANIEL GUAN/ DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Urban planning initiative Imagine Boston 2030 announced at symposium

In an effort to revitalize city planning, Boston Mayor Martin Walsh announced an urban planning initiative […]

by · May 7, 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 explores Tsarnaev family problems, Dzhokhar’s character

Attorneys for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev focused Tuesday on his character and the dysfunctional nature of the Tsarnaev family […]

by and · May 6, 2015 · 2 comments · City, News
City Councilor Josh Zakim speaks to Rickie Golden, 31, of Cambridge at the campaign kickoff event hosted at The Mission Bar and Grill Tuesday night. PHOTO BY FELICIA GANS/ DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Josh Zakim launches campaign for reelection to City Council

Boston City Councilor Josh Zakim has had plans to run for reelection for awhile, but that […]

by · May 6, 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 calls family, friends as character witnesses in Tsarnaev trial

Family and friends of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev testified Monday on the fourth day of defense testimony in […]

by and · May 5, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News

BUPD gets three reports of indecent assault and battery

The Boston University Police Department is urging students to be aware while walking outside after three […]

by · May 4, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston University President Robert Brown addresses hundreds of students during the senior breakfast Friday morning. PHOTO BY BETSEY GOLDWASSER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Meredith Vieira announced as commencement speaker at Senior Breakfast

Boston University President Robert Brown announced during the Senior Breakfast Friday morning in the Metcalf Ballroom […]

by · May 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Students rally to keep African Presidential Center open

Students rally to keep African Presidential Center open

The People of Color Coalition at Boston University held a rally on campus Thursday to combat […]

by and · May 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Three Boston University fraternities have been suspended this academic year, prompting university officials and Greek life organizations to talk about the big issues. PHOTO BY ARVIND GROVER/FLICKR

University, Greek life community address multiple suspensions through conversation

Three fraternities at Boston University have been suspended during the 2014-15 academic year, prompting campus officials and […]

by · April 30, 2015 · 1 comment · Campus, News
Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is depicted in a courtroom sketch during the penalty stage of the trial at the John Joseph Moakley United States Courthouse Monday. ILLUSTRATION BY REBECCA NESS/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Tsarnaev, looking forward: what to expect in the coming weeks

As the trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has entered the penalty phase, its focus has shifted from […]

by · April 30, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker speaks at a press conference on April 13. Baker, Massachusetts Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito and Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey announced an executive order Monday to re-launch the Governor’s Council to address sexual assault and domestic violence. PHOTO BY DANIEL GUAN/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Council on sexual assault, domestic violence restored

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker and Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito, working alongside Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey, […]

by · April 30, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News