2024 Olympics

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‘No Boston Olympics’ to USOC: City’s Bid Has ‘Weaknesses and Flaws’

Members of “No Boston Olympics” are going for the gold with their grassroots campaign to warn people that hosting the 2024 Olympic games in the […]

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Mayor Walsh and Governor Patrick Expected to Attend Event Pushing for Olympics to Come to Boston

Mayor Marty Walsh and Governor Deval Patrick are planning to spend time with 30 Olympic athletes who have ties to Massachusetts during a special event […]

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Ten Years Later, Athens Isn’t an Olympic Model for Boston

As Boston debates whether a successful bid to host the summer Olympics would help or hurt the city, they often point to other cities’ experiences for […]

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Fall River Wants to Host a Portion of the 2024 Summer Olympics

If Boston hosts the 2024 Summer Olympics, Fall River wants a piece of the action. At least, that’s the hope of the city’s mayor, who has […]

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Boston Made the ‘Short List’ to Host The 2024 Olympics. So Now What Happens?

And then there were four. On Friday, officials from the United States Olympic Committee announced that they narrowed down the list of potential cities to host the […]

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Read the Commission’s Report About Hosting the Olympics in Boston

A special commission formed by the state legislature and Governor Deval Patrick, tasked with figuring out if Boston could ultimately handle carrying the Olympic torch […]

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Next Stop: Olympics

There’s only one way Massachusetts is ever going to be smart enough to fix the MBTA—and that’s by doing the stupidest thing possible.

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One Step Closer To Getting The Summer Olympics to Boston

Senate leaders have passed the torch to the House of Representatives, hoping they will vote favorably to allow the formation of a group to study […]

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The Future of the Boston Olympics Heads to Beacon Hill

As Boston comes to terms with the tragedy that disrupted the city’s premiere sporting event, a committee on Beacon Hill will begin to assess the […]

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The 2024 Olympics: Be Careful What You Wish For

Photo by f_sheilds on Flickr If the idea of massive debt, living in a police state, and turning Boston into the planet’s largest graveyard of […]