Baseball League Starts Season in Roxbury
Video. Former Red
Sox pitcher Tim Wakefield makes the first throw as the RBI
(Reviving Baseball in the Inner City) League starts a new season
in Roxbury. Report aired April 18.
Injured, Displaced by Explosion and Fire
Video. Dozens of
people are injured and displaced by a fire and explosion in
Dorchester believed to have been touched off by a gas leak.
Report aired April 17.
Held on Proposed Level 4 Bio Lab Ban
Video. A hearing is
held on a city councilor's proposal to ban all bio research with
the highest risk level in Boston, including at the lab run by
Boston University. Report aired April 17.
Sq. Exhibit Revisits Marathon Memorial
Video. An exhibit
at the Copley Square Library revisits objects, messages and
symbols from the makeshift memorial that took shape after the
marathon bombing. Interview aired April 16.
Reports on First 101 Days as Boston Mayor
Video. Marty Walsh
debriefs on his first 101 days as Mayor of Boston, touching on
milestones, changes, and the need for continuity. Report aired
Tribute Recalls Loss and Resilience
gather with survivors and first responders to mourn the losses
in the Boston Marathon bombing and celebrate Boston's
resilience. Report aired April 15.
Pressed for Affordable Housing Money
day before "tax day," protesters call on the developers of
Millennium Place, a few blocks from Chinatown, to increase their
contribution for affordable housing. Report aired April 14.
Call for Turning in Expired, Unneeded Drugs
Video. To help
prevent new cases of drug addiction, officials call for turning
in any prescription pain killers that are expired or unneeded.
Report aired April 7.
Boston Firefighters Mourned as Heroes
Video. Thousands of
people, from near and far, gather to pay respects to Lt. Ed
Walsh and Firefighter Michael Kennedy. Report by Ashley Davis.
Aired April 3.
Fill Gaps in Hyde Sq./Jackson Sq.
ribbon-cutting is held for mixed use developments filling gaps
in the need for housing and commercial activity between Hyde
Square and Jackson Square. Report aired March 31.
Firefighters Mourned, Hailed as Heroes
Edward Walsh and Firefighter Michael Kennedy mourned and hailed
as life-savers after their deaths in a 9-alarm fire in the Back
Bay. Report aired March 27.
Walsh Starts Series of Town Hall Meetings
Video. With a forum
in Brighton, Mayor Walsh starts a series of regular town hall
meetings in Boston neighborhoods for taking questions and
hearing concerns. Report aired March 25.
Urged for Charter Cap Lift Compromise
of a compromise on charter school expansion make the case for
district public schools funding agreement. Report, interview
with Rep. Russell Holmes aired March 24.
Inspections Start, with Proposed Changes
Video. Mayor Walsh
launches proactive rental inspections, targeted mainly on
problem landlords, with proposed relief for many small property
owners. Report aired March 24.