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.
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.
Gunnery Sgt. Thomas Sullivan was honored at a private funeral Monday, attended by family, friends and dignitaries including Gov. Charlie Baker.
Boston’s claim that private investigators working for Wynn Resorts knew of a convicted felon’s stakes in the land Wynn purchased for its $1.7 billion Everett casino is false, according to court filings on behalf of U.S. Attorney Carmen Ortiz’s office.
The Stronach Group, one of the largest horse racing companies in the world, has had conversations with Suffolk Downs officials, but track owners say they haven’t received any “legitimate proposal.”
The management and fiscal control board did not take any action at the meeting, relying instead on nearly two hours of presentations transportation leaders.
The new artificial grass lawn on City Hall Plaza is one of several small, inexpensive changes the city is making in an effort to make the concrete expanse more welcoming.
The city’s lawsuit seeks to revoke Wynn’s Everett casino license and prevent the five gaming commissioners from acting further on the Greater Boston license. Here’s an explainer.
The threat to sue comes amid Boston’s lawsuit against the state’s gaming commission to block Wynn’s planned casino in Everett.
More than a thousand people packed Boston’s City Hall Plaza to watch the Women’s World Cup Final — including members of the Boston Breakers, who are hoping for a boost from the excitement around the tournament.