Sen. Markey says Supreme Court ruling makes immigration crucial to voters

After the U.S. Supreme Court ruled to block President Barack Obama’s immigration plan on June 23, U.S. Sen. Ed Markey, D-Mass., said the decision will bring out more voters from the affected communities. Continue reading

Chinatown agency worker matches immigrants to opportunity

Xinyu (Candy) Mac has a ready smile, keen ear and sharp mind. She puts all three to use by matching clients to promising jobs, with many satisfied customers referring her to friends. Continue reading

Restaurant review: Amelia’s Trattoria

Amelia’s Trattoria is a cozy bistro serving scrumptious Italian dishes. The restaurant is a family-owned business in Kendall Square, open since 1999. Continue reading

Mayor welcomes residents to coffee hour

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh celebrated the reopening of Elliot Norton Park on June 22. Continue reading

Boston Dragon Boat Festival gathers 69 teams

The 37th Annual Boston Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival was held on June 12 along the Charles River between John W. Weeks Foot Bridge and Western Avenue Bridge. Continue reading






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