Bostonians count down to Nov. 5 general elections

City councilor at-large John Connolly and state Rep. Marty Walsh attended a mayoral forum at the Reggie Lewis Athletic Center on Oct. 23. (Image courtesy of Ling-Mei Wong.)
波士頓市議員約翰江樂理和眾議員華殊均於10月23日參加一場在Reggie Lewis Athletic Center的市長論壇。(圖片由黃靈美提供。)

Boston’s mayoral candidates and city council candidates were busy campaigning across the city ahead of the Nov. 5 election. Continue reading

Building a stronger city through stronger school communities

This morning, more than 1,100 Boston students who live within a few blocks of each other boarded school buses and began long commutes to reach their classrooms in 67 different schools across our city. Together, they traveled more than 1,782 miles – the distance from Boston to Cheyenne, Wyoming. Continue reading

School zoning proposals heat debate on Boston education

Boston school zones will be redrawn in December, based on recommendations from Mayor Thomas Menino’s external advisory committee on school choice in November. One of five proposals will change the present three-zone system for school placement in 2014-2015. Continue reading