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Hubway seeks new riders with cost breakdown graphic

Hubway seeks new riders with cost breakdown graphic

Hubway, Boston’s city-wide bike rental service, will soon be simplifying how the company displays usage costs […]

by · September 4, 2014 · 0 comments · City, News

CAMPUS CRIME LOGS: Aug. 25 to Sept. 1

The following reports were taken from the Boston University Police Department crime logs from Aug. 25 […]

by · September 4, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
EPA awards Charles River highest all-time water quality rating

EPA awards Charles River highest all-time water quality rating

The Environmental Protection Agency awarded the Charles River a water quality rating of “A-” on Wednesday, […]

by · September 4, 2014 · 0 comments · City, News
Boston ranks only second to Silicon Valley in number of jobs in the technology sector this year. GRAPHIC BY EMILY ZABOSKI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Boston home to second-largest tech industry, new study finds

As terms like “kickstarter,” “hackathon” and “startup” are entering the city’s common vocabulary, Greater Boston was […]

by · September 3, 2014 · 0 comments · City, News
This self-checkout machine is one of several in Mugar Memorial Library that students can use in lieu of checking out books at the circulation desk. PHOTO BY EMILY ZABOSKI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Mugar facilitates circulation with self-checkout machines

With the start of another academic year, Mugar Memorial Library at Boston University is offering a […]

by · September 3, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
David J. Raphael is one of three new staff members appointed as an executive director at the Florence & Chafetz Hillel House at Boston University. PHOTO COURTESY OF LINDSAY EAGLE/BOSTON UNIVERSITY HILLEL

BU Hillel appoints new staff, looks to boost membership

To account for vacancies created by departing staff over the past several months, Boston University Hillel […]

by · September 3, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Phase 2A of the Commonwealth Avenue reconstruction project focuses on widening Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority tracks and narrowing sidewalks between the Boston University Bridge and Packard’s Corner, which could be dangerous for both cyclists and pedestrians. PHOTO BY MIKE DESOCIO/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Comm. Ave. construction project to widen MBTA tracks, trim sidewalks

The City of Boston is currently rolling out a $16 million plan to reconstruct a portion […]

by · September 2, 2014 · 0 comments · City, News
Boston University’s shuttle, known as the BUS, will start running during the day on Saturdays this semester. PHOTO BY MIKE DESOCIO/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BUS adds daytime hours to Saturday shuttle service

The Boston University Shuttle added daytime operating hours to its Saturday schedule for a trial run […]

by · September 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston Mayor Martin Walsh speaks in front of a student apartment in Allston-Brighton on Monday. The mayor stated in the speech that the city is committed to fixing safety violations in student housing. PHOTO BY MIKE DESOCIO/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Mayor Walsh plans to protect students, facilitate move-in during Allston Christmas

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh announced a series of housing reforms in Allston-Brighton Monday as hundreds of […]

by · September 1, 2014 · 0 comments · City, News
BU’s Class of 2018 starts their college careers at Matriculation

BU’s Class of 2018 starts their college careers at Matriculation

Only a few months after graduating from high school, Emma Mulligan found herself winding her way […]

by · August 31, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News