Ayanna Pressley

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Should Boston Overhaul Streets for Bikes?

Are cycle tracks/protected bike lanes coming to Boston? (Photo via Wikimedia/Jim.henderson) Last Thursday, Boston University student Christopher Weigl was killed due to an accident with […]

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Someone Is Thinking About Running for Mayor in 2013

One of the least pleasing noises in my household is the phone call in the midst of dinner. But there it was last week—the telltale […]

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Pay Phones, Meet WiFi

Call me! Photo by toddalert on Flickr Pay phones have become obsolete in the age of smartphones; their booths, which once sheltered Clark Kent-cum-Superman, transported […]

The 50 Most Powerful People in Boston

After talking to scores of insiders across the area, we ranked the city’s heavy hitters and examine power in all its forms—from political muscle and business influence to cultural capital and social networking.

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Ayanna Pressley: Why I Love Dorchester

As part of our annual cover story Best Places to Live 2012, we invited prominent Boston residents to tell us what they love about their […]

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Ayanna Pressley’s Party; John Connolly’s Regrets

The more you look at Ayanna Pressley’s first-place finish in Tuesday’s at-large race, the more impressive it looks. As I noted previously, she was able […]