The flight demonstration squadron took to the skies in their blue and yellow F/A-18 Hornet jets for a photo shoot, according to the Navy.
This spring, both companies independently bring playwright A. Rey Pamatmat’s work to Boston.
Steinert Hall — 40 feet underground — may have a chance to open its doors again. B Minor, LLC recently purchased the building from M. Steinert & Sons with plans to renovate the 119-year-old building.
The Clinton and Bush families have been represented in nearly every New Hampshire presidential primary since 1988. The latest members of these political powerhouses — Republican Jeb Bush and Democrat Hillary Clinton — made their latest swings through the state this week.
The service will launch in the beach communities at 5 p.m. Friday evening, just in time for Memorial Day weekend.
“Light Up The Sky” at the Lyric Stage is a laugh-filled backstage comedy, in a world where starlets sip champagne at the Ritz-Carlton and theater critics hold ultimate sway.
Nigel Gore’s Duke of York is so evil, so forceful and so electric that it stands out among the outstanding cast of the Actors’ Shakespeare Project’s “Henry VI, Part 2,” says Kilian Melloy.
The company had initially wanted buskers to pay as much as $2,500 for the right to perform at the popular tourist destination.
The report serves as a blueprint for the city’s new Office of Recovery Services.
Santiago is currently the Massachusetts Department of Higher Education senior deputy commissioner for academic affairs.
Together, the two works are valued at more than $600,000. The BPL hopes the pieces “have simply been misfiled.”
The Coolidge Corner Theatre is one of the first venues hosting a Wine and Film Series–which includes a guided wine tasting following each of four films that, of course, star vino.
The all-female Lorelei Ensemble mixes little heard music from centuries ago with fresh compositions and commissions.
The governor met with Plymouth officials Tuesday afternoon to discuss the crisis, which has led to 140 heroin overdoses so far this year in Plymouth — 10 of them fatal.
Michelle Howe is among 34,000 grandparents in Massachusetts raising grandchildren, often because of opioid use by an adult son or daughter. According to 2013 census data, there has been a 20 percent rise in the number of grandparents raising grandchildren as a result of the state’s drug crisis.
This weekend’s festival boasts a strong set of headliners and, according to Amelia Mason, an even better cast of supporting acts.
This season’s final program, “Thrill of Contact,” features an engaging and varied quartet of dances, from the familiar George Balanchine “Theme and Variations” to the colorful Jerome Robbins’ farce “The Concert (or, the Perils of Everybody).”
In A.R.T.’s “The Last Two People on Earth: An Apocalyptic Vaudeville,” Taylor Mac and Mandy Patinkin have mounted a jukebox musical complete with song, dance and time-honored gags (seltzer bottles, pies in the face, humor both farcical and physical).
Convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been sentenced to death. Here’s how it unfolded — and how officials and survivors reacted.
Dic Donohue, who was injured during the Watertown shootout with the Boston Marathon bombers, is now a sergeant in the MBTA transit force.
The Pioneer Institute report alleges Massachusetts officials “misled” the public and federal officials about the site’s woes.
A team of doctors from Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston heads to Nepal today to aid with earthquake relief efforts.
Dr. Edward Benz, the longtime president and CEO of the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, will retire next year.
The move comes less than a month after a judge rejected a deal that would have allowed Partners to acquire South Shore and two other local hospitals, saying it wasn’t in the public interest.
Dr. Michael Davidson was remembered both for his skills as a surgeon and his rich personal life.
Jean Yang, who oversaw the problematic launch of the Connector’s new website, will depart the agency next Friday.
Assuming a three-month growing cycle, the storefront in Salem could begin selling marijuana in April. However, the plants must first undergo a series of safety tests, and the state will continue to inspect the company’s business plans.
The deadline is Tuesday for those who want to be covered on the first of the year.
The patient’s release and current condition are not a threat to anyone else, MGH officials said.
Marylou Sudders is the state’s former mental health commissioner.
The ACLU is asking the state’s highest court to dismiss tens of thousands of criminal convictions tied to former state chemist Annie Dookhan, who admitted to tampering with evidence.
Now-indicted former state chemist Annie Dookhan was by far the Hinton lab’s most productive chemist. We look at the data behind her output.
When a number of Massachusetts communities were on lockdown following the Marathon Bombings, some suburban moms gained a new understanding of the fear their inner-city counterparts live with all the time.
NPR is partnering with member station WBUR to expand “Here & Now” to two hours. It will also add a co-host, Jeremy Hobson, who currently hosts the Marketplace Morning Report.
Above: WBUR’s Deb Becker interviews Massachusetts ACLU Director Matthew Segal in March of 2013. The American Civil Liberties Union says the drug lab crisis shows that pressure was put on chemist Annie Dookhan and others to help prosecute drug cases. The ACLU has filed a brief with the state Supreme Judicial Court as it reviews […]
The Supreme Judicial Court is expected to review a case that challenges the way the state is handling criminal cases related to the drug lab crisis.
“We’ve moved away from it being one rogue chemist to a lab that had insufficient practices, policies and protocols — to an extent that leads us to believe that there are more cases that are going to be compromised than those signed off on by Annie Dookhan.”
“Most of these cases have accompanying charges of violence. No district attorney in Massachusetts is going to have somebody spend one more day in jail because of a case where Dookhan was primary chemist and the only charges were drug charges. I believe its my duty and obligation to review these cases one at a time.”
The board would oversee all criminal forensic services in Massachusetts.