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Thursday, Nov 15, 2018 at 08:48 PM EST

Elugardo on Racial Tensions in Mass. Democratic Party

Elugardo on Racial Tensions in Mass. Democratic Party

Massachusetts State Rep-elect Nika Elugardo of Boston's Jamaica Plain neighborhood describes the state Democratic Party as "straight-up racist." She joins Sue O'Connell to discuss her comments.

Friday, Nov 16, 2018 at 02:06 PM EST

Advocates For the Disabled Push for Nicky's Law

Advocates For the Disabled Push for Nicky's Law

A vigil was held for people with disabilities who are abused. Advocates for the disabled are pushing for Nicky's Law, which would create a registery to track individuals accused of abusing the disabled.

Thursday, Nov 15, 2018 at 08:48 PM EST

Hurling Returns to Fenway Park

Hurling Returns to Fenway Park

The ancient Irish sport of hurling returns to Fenway Park on Sunday as four teams compete for the "Players Champions Cup." Fred Olsen, vice president of special events at Fenway Sports Management,...

Wednesday, Nov 14, 2018 at 07:49 PM EST

MVPvets Launches Massachusetts Expansion

MVPvets Launches Massachusetts Expansion

MVPvets, a nonprofit working to help more military veterans launch careers in Massachusetts' medical technology and life science fields, Col. Jayson Gilberti, retired U.S. Army and CEO of MVPvets, joins Sue...

Wednesday, Nov 14, 2018 at 07:48 PM EST

Iconic Citgo Sign Closer to Landmark Status

Iconic Citgo Sign Closer to Landmark Status

The Boston Landmarks Commission has approved Kenmore Square's iconic CITGO as a landmark — a key step in making the sign an official city landmark. Is this a good thing? Why some see the sign as a...

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