The son of a circus performer and an anthropology professor, Jack Lepiarz received his broadcasting degree from Emerson College, where he worked as an anchor, producer, and news director for WERS 88.9 FM.
He joined WBUR in the Spring of 2010, and maintains a healthy love for performing and the circus.
BOSTON — As part of a national day of protests, dozens of people rallied outside a Dorchester Burger King on Thursday.
BOSTON — The French foreign ministry had said that visitors should avoid travel on foot or at night in Dorchester, Roxbury and Mattapan.
BOSTON — In an open letter to residents and businesses, Somerville Mayor Joseph Curtatone calls potential land takings by eminent domain in Union Square “a last resort.”
SOMERVILLE, Mass. — In order to attract the Green Line, city of Somerville leaders approved an ambitious Union Square revitalization plan, which includes up to $26 million in potential land-taking by eminent domain. Business owners there say they’re not sure what the future holds.
BOSTON — Fans leaving Fenway Park and area bars were mostly tame following the Red Sox’s 6-1 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals, though Boston Police reported making at least 9 arrests.
BOSTON — Suffolk Downs representatives said they were “blindsided” by reports that Caesars Entertainment partnered with a firm that has alleged ties to organized crime.
BOSTON — The commission will seek to quantify tobacco smuggling into Massachusetts, and how much that costs the state in revenues.
BOSTON — Union leaders say the drivers will remain on the job. But workers remain upset at how they say they’re being treated.
BOSTON — Businesses say the shutdown of the federal government has not affected business. But they fear it might soon.
BOSTON — The microchip manufacturer will close its plant in Hudson at the end of next year.