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Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick announced Thursday plans to implement budget cuts, addressing the $325 million shortfall in 2015 budget. GRAPHIC BY MIKE DESOCIO/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Patrick to address budget shortfall, implement budget cuts

Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick’s administration announced plans Thursday to implement budget cuts to address a $325 […]

by · November 11, 2014 · 0 comments · City, News
Jamie Giorgio, head of security and rising general manager at Bijou Nightclub, addressed how assault and battery charges were incurred at the nightclub on Oct. 18 2013 at a City Hall hearing on Monday. PHOTO BY L.E. CHARLES/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Bars and nightclubs called to address incidents of assault and battery

The City of Boston’s Office of Consumer Affairs and Licensing heard the cases of two bars […]

by · November 11, 2014 · 0 comments · City, News
PRESS RELEASE:  The Daily Free Press announces fundraising campaign

PRESS RELEASE: The Daily Free Press announces fundraising campaign

November 10, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For 44 years, The Daily Free Press has been covering […]

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Rev. María Cristina Vlassidis Burgoa gives a gesture of hope and inclusion to the detainees at the Suffolk County House of Corrections Sunday. PHOTO BY MIKE DESOCIO/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Activists advocate for the rights of detained immigrants

More than 40 people gathered outside the Suffolk County Correctional Facility Sunday in solidarity for immigrants […]

by · November 10, 2014 · 1 comment · City, News
A poll released Thursday by Gallup suggests that U.S. business majors are the least likely to receive emotional support during college. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY MAE DAVIS

Business majors less likely to receive support from professors, study says

While a recent Gallup poll suggests business majors are less likely to receive mentorship from professors, […]

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Panelists compared facts and myths surrounding Ebola Friday at Boston University's National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratories. PHOTO BY STEPHANIE PAGONES/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Medical experts address myths, facts surrounding the Ebola virus

A conference was held at Boston University’s National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratories Friday to address myths […]

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In the wake of former Boston Mayor Thomas Menino's death, an online petition was launched to rename Christopher Columbus Park in the city's historic North End to Tom Menino Park. PHOTO BY WILLA RUSOWICZ-ORAZEM/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Boston residents petition for park in honor of Menino

In honor of the late former Boston Mayor Thomas Menino, a Boston resident launched a petition […]

by · November 7, 2014 · 0 comments · City, News
Returns on education endowments averaged at 15.8 percent in 2014, according to a Monday report by the National Association of College and University Business Officers and Commonfund Institute. PHOTO VIA 401KCALCULATOR.ORG

Return on college endowments averages at 15.8 percent, report finds

Investment returns on educational endowments, such as the ones at Boston University, averaged 15.8 percent for […]

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The Massachusetts Department of Transportation, in conjunction with the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority, began servicing its first fleet of 60 hybrid buses Wednesday at Haymarket Square. PHOTO COURTESY OF MASSDOT

MBTA expands environmental efforts with hybrid buses

The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority, in conjunction with the Massachusetts Department of Transportation, serviced the first […]

by · November 7, 2014 · 1 comment · City, News
Massachusetts Governor-elect Charlie Baker said in his acceptance speech that he would prioritize bipartisanship to work toward closing the achievement gap in the Commonwealth. PHOTO BY MIKE DESOCIO/DFP FILE PHOTO

BU community hopeful, skeptical about changes to higher education

Following Tuesday’s midterm elections, the members of the Boston University community remain hopeful, yet skeptical, about […]

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