Affordable housing forum gathers seven mayoral hopefuls

The “Why We Can’t Wait for Housing” mayoral forum took place August 6 at the Josiah Quincy School. Seven of the 12 mayoral candidates attended. Continue reading

Three mayoral candidates campaign in Chinatown

The Boston Chinatown Resident Association and the Governor’s Asian American Commission continued the second and third Chinatown mayoral candidate forums at the Josiah Quincy School. Felix Arroyo, Boston city councilor at-large, discussed his plans for Boston on July 10. On July 24, former state rep. Charlotte Golar Richie and John Barros spoke to the community. Continue reading

Mayoral candidates discuss plans for greener Boston

Nine of Boston’s 12 mayoral candidates discussed ways to make Boston greener at a forum on July 9 at Suffolk University. The event was organized by the Coalition of Energy, Environmental, Transportation and Innovation Groups. Continue reading

Community leaders celebrate diversity at Martin Luther King luncheon

Civil rights leader Martin Luther King was honored with poems, dances and live music at the 26th memorial luncheon Jan. 11 at the Massachusetts Statehouse. Continue reading