Mayor Marty Walsh

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Internal Poll Shows Marty Walsh with Sky-High Favorability

Despite a rocky few months, Mayor Marty Walsh is still enjoying exceptionally high favorables among likely voters, according to an internal poll leaked this week. […]

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At Last, We Know What Marty Walsh Keeps in the Pockets of His Cargo Shorts

Mayor Marty Walsh held a “Back to School” Twitter chat Wednesday afternoon, fielding questions on a variety of topics, from Boston Public Schools and the November ballot […]

Arts & Entertainment

Mayor Marty Walsh Declares Sunday ‘Judge’ John Hodgman Day in Boston

Mayor Marty Walsh is dedicating another day to a celebrity in Boston this weekend. Walsh announced on Friday that Brookline native and former Daily Show […]

Arts & Entertainment

Bill Maher on Marty Walsh, Elizabeth Warren, and Legal Weed in Massachusetts

Politicians on both sides of the aisle have long found themselves in the crosshairs of Bill Maher and his HBO series Real Time, and Massachusetts […]

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A Peek Inside Marty Walsh and Tito Jackson’s War Chests

The Boston Herald is ready for 2017. Councilor Tito Jackson, on the other hand, could use some time to put some money together. With a three-story spread […]

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Marty Walsh Throws Shade at Aspiring Senate Candidate Curt Schilling

Days after Gov. Charlie Baker tiptoed around a question about Curt Schilling’s proposed run for Elizabeth Warren’s Senate seat, Boston Mayor Marty Walsh laid into the former […]

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What Ever Happened to CityScore?

Today’s CityScore is 1.34. Can you feel it? The Walsh administration launched the program in January. Neatly itemized were the wide-ranging factors of city life, from pothole repairs […]

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Walsh ‘Will Think About What Could Have Been’ If L.A. Hosts the 2024 Olympics

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has received a “rock star” reception in Rio, wooing International Olympic Committee members in an effort to bring the 2024 Summer Games back […]

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Mayor Walsh’s Cargo Shorts Are Tearing This City Apart

Newbury Street closed to vehicle traffic Sunday, turning Boston’s boulevard of high-end retail into a pedestrian mall for a few sunny hours. And while some […]

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New England Justice League, Unmasked!

Just in time for Boston Comic Con, we reveal our politicians’ true superhero identities.

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City Council President Endorses Marijuana Legalization, Opposing Walsh

The state ballot push to legalize recreational marijuana just picked up two supporters at City Hall. City Council President Michelle Wu and Councilor Tito Jackson have formally endorsed the […]

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Lawsuit: Marty Walsh Told Southie Parade Organizers ‘Don’t F— Me Over’

A new lawsuit filed against Marty Walsh in Massachusetts District Court alleges the mayor coerced organizers of South Boston’s St. Patrick’s Day parade into allowing LGBT veterans to […]

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David Ortiz to Make Wake-Up Calls to Boston Public Schools Students

If Big Papi tells you to get out of bed, you get out of bed. Boston Public Schools Superintendent announced Monday it would team up […]

Wellness

How Marty Walsh’s DNC Speech Could Help the Recovery Community

Mayor Marty Walsh began his speech at the Democratic National Convention Monday with a simple sentence: “My name is Marty Walsh, and I’m an alcoholic.” […]

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We Really Dodged a Bullet Passing on Boston 2024, Huh?

A year ago this afternoon, Chris Dempsey stood at the bar inside the Beantown Pub, sleeves rolled up, and slugged another Bud Light Lime. Boston 2024 […]