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Marty Walsh Offered Boston’s Snow Plows to Los Angeles

As if the Khloe/Tristan/Jordyn scandal wasn’t enough drama for Los Angeles this week, Southern Californians have been hit by a major winter storm. Less than […]

The long road ahead: I-93 South at rush hour.
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Boston Has the Worst Traffic in the Country

When you’re sitting in traffic on your morning commute, at least you can comfort yourself knowing that somewhere out there, someone is stuck in an […]

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Mayor Walsh Stopped at a Burning Car on His Way Home from the Parade

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh had a long and interesting day yesterday. First he spent the day overseeing the largest Patriots victory parade in Boston’s history, […]

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Marty Walsh Hopes Marijuana Tax Revenue Is “Worth the Human Toll”

Mayor Marty Walsh, expecting that Boston will soon enter the legal marijuana market, said he hopes that the tax revenue collected is “worth the human toll.” Walsh, […]

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Marty Walsh Is Hitting the Road for Democrats

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh, who’s been cultivating a bit of a national brand during his tenure in office and has answered the call of the […]

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Hundreds of Mayors Will Be in Boston this Weekend for Annual Conference

They may lead Houston, Baltimore, Providence, and any number of other cities across the country, but for a few days, the nation’s mayors will call […]

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Driverless Cars Resume Testing in Boston Following Weeklong Pause

In the midst of safety concerns nationwide, city officials gave autonomous vehicles the green light to resume testing in Boston. After a weeklong suspension of […]

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South Boston St. Patrick’s Day Parade May be Canceled

  Updated at 5:10 p.m. on March 14: Mayor Marty Walsh said the St. Patrick’s Day parade will follow a snow route to ensure the safety of participants […]

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Marty Walsh Says Boston Will Fund Police Body Cameras

Mayor Marty Walsh pledged to fund body cameras for the Boston Police Department on Monday, and the force could be outfitted with the devices by […]

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Ed Markey, Marty Walsh Unveil a National Gun Bill Modeled on Massachusetts

U.S. Sen. Ed Markey, joined by Marty Walsh and local law enforcement leaders, unveiled a bill on Monday that would encourage states to follow Massachusetts’ lead […]

From right, U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, Boston Mayor Marty Walsh, and former Boston Mayor Thomas Menino, react along with the family of Boston Marathon bombing victim Martin Richard, behind, during a remembrance ceremony at the finish line on Boylston Street in Boston, Tuesday, April 15, 2014.
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Marty Walsh Spent over $18,000 on Joe Biden’s Book

If politics doesn’t work out for Marty Walsh, the mayor may have a solid shot at success in book publicity. Walsh treated 1,500 people who […]

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Stan Rosenberg Faces Murky Political Future after Hefner Email Reveal

Stan Rosenberg’s political future is looking more and more dire. Since the Boston Globe reported on Sunday that the former Senate president’s estranged husband, Bryon Hefner, had […]

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Marty Walsh to Explore Lawsuit against Pharmaceutical Companies

Hospitals, police stations, and T stops have all been part of Boston’s efforts in the ongoing battle against the opioid crisis. But now, Mayor Marty Walsh […]

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Mayor Walsh Has a Plan to Shake Up Airbnb

In an move he says will help free up housing in a tight market, Mayor Marty Walsh has a plan that would shake up the way Boston […]

A lawn chair and vacuum cleaner in shoveled-out parking spots
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Marty Walsh Threatened to End the Space Saver Rule in Boston

Threats are generally frowned upon, and Mayor Marty Walsh is scowling. Since 12.6 inches of snow were dumped on Boston last week, the shovel-toting masses […]