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.
MBTA riders and advocates at a hearing were largely opposed to Gov. Charlie Baker’s plan to suspend $500 million in transportation funding over the next several years.
The city wants a judge to revoke the license awarded to Wynn Resorts to build a casino in Everett and to prohibit commissioners from making any other decisions regarding the license for eastern Massachusetts.
SJC: Gov’t Can’t Seek Higher Penalties For ‘Dookhan Defendants’ Affected By Tainted Drug Lab EvidenceMay 18, 2015
The state’s highest court ruled that prosecutors cannot seek more severe punishments for defendants convicted using tainted evidence who seek new trials, but the court declined to vacate the convictions of all defendants.
Protests on Sunday at Tufts University’s commencement over plans to cut school cleaning staff were mostly muted — despite larger protests Saturday.
After Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s sentencing, many bombing survivors say they’re satisfied, but certainly not happy.
Jurors in the Boston Marathon bombing trial began deliberating Wednesday about whether Dzhokhar Tsarnaev should get life in prison or the death penalty, following closing arguments from prosecutors and defense attorneys.
The Senate’s plan does not call for a temporary fiscal control board, a major part of the governor’s proposal. It also doesn’t suspend a union wage law that critics say drives up prices for contracting work for the MBTA.
Jurors who have been waiting for a sign of remorse from Dzhokhar Tsarnaev finally got a morsel of it in court Monday, albeit from a secondary source.
Attorneys for convicted marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are expected to rest their case today in the penalty phase of his trial.
Jurors in the trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev heard testimony Wednesday from several witnesses, including a former in law who testified via live video from Kazakhstan.