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Jesse Costa

Multimedia Producer, WBUR

Jesse Costa is the Multimedia Producer for WBUR.

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Photos: After Fire, Groton’s Blood Farm Rebuilds

March 12, 2015
Dick Blood, the seventh generation of Bloods to run Blood Farm, stands amongst pork and beef hanging in the refrigerator waiting to be processed. (Andrea Shea/WBUR)

After a devastating fire, the community of Groton joined with the local meat industry to urge the Blood family to rebuild one of only two USDA certified slaughterhouses in the state.

Photos: Bostonians Battle Winter Woes

February 20, 2015
Pauline Sheridan, 82, navigates a small winding path through a large snow bank in front of the Silver Slipper Restaurant at the intersection of Washington St and Malcolm X Blvd. Many people in Dudley Sq. complain the roads and sidewalks around Roxbury have not been cleared properly. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

This week, WBUR reporter Zeninjor Enwemeka and WBUR photographer Jesse Costa took a look at how Bostonians across the city are coping with the historic winter weather. Here are pictures from their trips to Andrew Square, Dudley Square and Maverick Square.

Photos: Boston Sends Patriots Off To Super Bowl

January 26, 2015
(Jesse Costa/WBUR)

The Patriots are Super Bowl bound, and Boston sent them off with a rally at City Hall.

Year In Review: The Best WBUR Photos Of 2014

December 22, 2014
Runners coming over the Mass Pike overpass at mile 25. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

From a deadly fire, to an emotional Boston Marathon, to Market Basket protests, here are our best photos of the year, in chronological order.

Photos: Boston Mourns Menino’s Passing With Messages, Flowers Left At Memorials

October 31, 2014
Jessica Sousa, of Somerville, leave flowers to honor the late former mayor of Boston Thomas Menino at a memorial at Downtown Crossing. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

Many Bostonians are mourning the passing of former Boston Mayor Thomas Menino by leaving written messages, artwork and flowers at memorials in City Hall and downtown.

Photos: Gun Salute As Old Ironsides Makes Final Boston Harbor Voyage Before Revamp

October 17, 2014
A cannon shot from Castle Island. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

Approximately 300 people gathered on Castle Island Friday to give the USS Constitution a proper bon voyage before docking on dry land for some structural repairs.

Photos: The Last Hurrah At Suffolk Downs

October 04, 2014
Photo finish. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

Suffolk Downs held its final day of live races Saturday. The thoroughbred track, straddling Revere and East Boston, has been finishing out of the money for decades and recently lost the casino license sweepstakes.

Photos: Suffolk Downs Ends Its Horse Racing

October 03, 2014
Horse trainer Wayne Marcoux, left, and owner Michael Cook at Suffolk Downs this week (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

BOSTON Suffolk Downs is set to have its last day of live racing on Saturday. WBUR’s photographer paid a visit to the Boston track. Related Feature: Suffolk Downs Leaves Behind A Rich Legacy

Photos: WBUR Democratic Gubernatorial Candidates Debate

June 18, 2014
From left, Democratic gubernatorial candidates Donald Berwick, Martha Coakley and Steve Grossman debate at WBUR Wednesday morning. WBUR host Bob Oakes moderates. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

Photos of the WBUR debate.

11 Young Neuroscientists Share Their Cutting-Edge Research

June 12, 2014

Neuroscientists from BU, Harvard and MIT tell us what they’re working on.

From A Subway's Rush, Trumpeter Forbes Graham Invents A New World Of Sound

May 30, 2014
Forbes Graham performing in the Mapparium at the Mary Baker Eddy Library. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

Watch our video of the Roslindale musician playing inside the stained-glass globe of the Mapparium at Boston’s Mary Baker Eddy Library.

The Pack A.D.'s Becky Black And Maya Miller Scream New Life Into Garage Rock

April 14, 2014

Watch our video of the Canadian duo performing an exclusive set at Boston’s Waterworks Museum.

‘Immigrants’ Find A Home In Outer Space

March 06, 2014
Theory Engine of Immigrants performing in the Hayden Planetarium at the Museum of Science, Boston. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

“I’m really into science fiction. I’m really into radical politics,” says Theory Engine, the M.C. half of the rap duo Immigrants. “I want it all to sort of work through the filter of rap.”

Seagulls, A Supermoon And Hallelujah The Hills

August 05, 2013
Hallelujah The Hills

Boston-based indie rock band Hallelujah the Hills performs two tracks off their new album “Portrait of the Artist as a Young Trashcan” from a downtown rooftop.

Iron And Wine Tests New ‘Sonic Palette’ At The Boston Public Library

June 03, 2013

Sam Beam, the man behind Iron and Wine, performs two tracks off “Ghost on Ghost” as a part of WBUR’s occasional series “Off The Record,” which takes musicians out of the concert hall to perform at different locations throughout Greater Boston.

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