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.
Brookline police say two suspects remain at large in a daytime attack on Wednesday that left three people injured. At least one of the suspects not under arrest is believed to be armed.
MBTA officials said the delays were the result of weekend work to replace some of the Red Line track that runs on the Longfellow Bridge.
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It’s been a big year for the industry, with the opening of the state’s first expanded gambling facility in Plainville and proposals for Boston and Springfield getting closer to becoming realities.
The T says it’s better prepared to handle the extreme weather that caused widespread delays throughout the public transportation system last year and led to a public outcry for fixes.
A crowd gathered on Boston Common early Sunday afternoon to express their support of and solidarity with the people of France following Friday’s deadly attacks in Paris.
The MBTA repair crews are working aggressively — regularly shutting down parts of the Red and Orange Lines in order to better prepare them to handle large storms like those that crippled the system last winter.
Some Somerville residents, however, aren’t so optimistic that the state will absorb up to $1 billion in possible cost overruns.
Kevan Fagan, 23, told WBUR he would likely have changed his vote had he been aware of the Richard family’s opposition to the death penalty. He is now the first juror to agree to be named, have his picture taken and talk about the trial.
The co-founder of Boston 2024, who then took on a role as a part-time consultant with the group, said restrictions by the U.S. Olympic Committee are the reason Boston 2024 was unable to gain public trust.
Many believe some of Boston 2024’s proposals can offer a rough plan for how to improve the city over the coming decade, even without a 2024 deadline.