Mayor Martin J. Walsh announced the release of the latest report for Climate Ready Boston on Dec. 8, the City’s ongoing initiative to prepare Boston for the impacts of climate change. Continue reading
The 11th annual We Are Boston Gala took place Nov. 29 at the Park Plaza Hotel, gathering hundreds of Bostonians to celebrate the city’s immigrant communities. Continue reading
Gov. Charlie Baker, First Lady Baker and Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito welcomed members of the public and their families to the annual Statehouse Christmas tree lighting ceremony and holiday open house on Nov. 29. Continue reading
Mayor Martin Walsh joined the Chinese Economic Development Council, architect Chia-Ming Sze, Consigli Construction, Eastern Bank, local and state officials and Chinatown residents on Nov. 22 to celebrate the grand opening of Oxford Ping On, a 60,000-square-foot affordable rental housing development on Oxford Street in Chinatown. Continue reading
The Nova Scotia town crier and Santa Claus announced the arrival of the Christmas tree at the Boston Common on Nov. 18.
Meisum Bakery and its owner, Xi Xian Lei, pleaded guilty Nov. 17 in U.S. District Court in Boston in connection with a $740,000 food stamp fraud scheme that Lei and his employees operated out of a Chinatown bakery. Continue reading