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 — Social workers in Boston say proposed extra funding would only mitigate the problem, not solve it.
RANDOLPH, Mass. — Dennis Simmonds, 28, died last week while on duty, after suffering a medical emergency.
BOSTON — The MBTA is rolling out the first of 40 new commuter train locomotives as part of a plan to upgrade its aging fleet.
BOSTON — For families with autistic children, flying can be nearly impossible. With its Wings for Autism program, Logan Airport is working to change that.
BOSTON — The awarding of the eastern Massachusetts license will be delayed at least three months due to a dispute over Boston’s host community status.
BOSTON — With a $10 million grant, Boston now has the only such training facility in the country.
BOSTON — State and local politicians largely avoided the annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade in South Boston after talks to allow a gay advocacy group to openly march in the parade fell through.
BOSTON — Sydely Gardner was fired in 2010 after failing to report an accident involving a pedestrian, but he was reinstated by an arbitrator.
BOSTON — The MBTA is set to start a one-year pilot program, running trains and the 15 busiest bus routes until 3 a.m. on weekends.
BOSTON — In the first of what’s expected to be many public hearings on medical marijuana, Boston city councilors focused mainly on the locations of two proposed dispensaries.