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Bill Banfield: keeping jazz alive in Boston  BayStateBanner

Dr. Bill Banfield, Professor at Berklee College of Music, cannot be contained by the four walls of a classroom. His energetic, creative passion for music originated ...



Director of Madison Park high school in Boston is placed on leave  The Boston Globe

Boston public school officials placed the executive director of Madison Park Technical Vocational High School on paid leave Monday, making him the latest ...



BMC partnership brings training, job opportunities to Madison Park students  BayStateBanner

Students in Madison Park Technical Vocational High School's allied health programs have a new opportunity this year to shadow health professionals at Boston ...



Final test of survival for Madison Park  Boston Herald

A radical plan to save Roxbury's Madison Park High School from state takeover is being rolled out this week as 50 new teachers join the staff, a longer school ...



Madison Park High is underperforming, state says  The Boston Globe

Massachusetts officials on Wednesday designated Boston's long-struggling vocational high school as “underperforming,” a declaration that puts the school at ...



Review ordered at Boston’s Madison Park High School  Boston Globe

City and school officials said Friday that they are launching an “intervention” to improve long-struggling Madison Park Technical Vocational High School, a move ...



Community support for Madison Park  Boston Herald

After years of turmoil, low test scores and an exodus of leaders, Roxbury community members are hoping this year will be different for Madison Park High School ...



Graduations held for West Roxbury Education Complex  Wicked Local

The two schools at the West Roxbury Education Complex held their last graduation ceremonies on June 8. Urban Science Academy held commencement at ...



A call to fix or shut Madison Park school  Boston Globe

Boston's only vocational school needs to improve quickly or be shut down, replaced by an independent regional vocational school, according to an internal ...



Roxbury’s Madison Park High School Students Protest Lack of Class Schedules  Boston.com

Most students wouldn't mind starting the school year without any classes. But not the students of Roxbury's Madison Park Technical Vocational School, who are ...



Wake Up Call from Madison Park School  WCVB Boston

Thursday's Wake Up Commes from the Madison Park School.



Timeline of Madison Park High School  Boston Globe

A timeline of key moments at Madison Park High School.



Madison Park, Boston's Only Vo-Tech High School, Tries To Emerge From Years Of Struggle  WBUR

On the first day of the academic year for Boston Public Schools, district leaders are paying particular attention to the city's only vocational-technical high school, ...



Roller Coaster Year Ends For Boston's Only Vocational-Tech High School  WBUR

It's the last day of the school year for Boston schools. For the city's only vocational-technical high school, the year has been a roller coaster. Madison Park ...



The city is giving $250K to artists to make public art in a Roxbury playground  Dorchester Post

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh, in collaboration with the Boston Art Commission, issued earlier this month a Call for Artists for a piece of permanent public artwork ...



Madison Park executive director to return  The Boston Globe

Boston school officials have completed an internal investigation involving Kevin McCaskill, the executive director at Madison Park Technical Vocational High ...



One School's Dilemma Raises Questions About How To Handle Boston's Oldest Students  WBUR

Since at least 2015, the district has tried to restore an across-the-board age limit. But last week, BPS announced that it will once again soften its efforts when it ...



NFL/LISC Grassroots Program and New England Patriots Grant $250,000 to Install New Synthetic Turf Field at Madison Park High School  Patriots.com

BOSTON - MAY 21, 2019 - Madison Park High School will get a new synthetic turf football field thanks in part to a $250,000 grant from the New England Patriots ...



Madison Park High School Headmaster Resigns; School Dept. Says Student Schedules Now Set  WBUR

After seven days of chaos during which students walked out to protest not having class assignments, the headmaster of Madison Park Technical Vocation High ...



High school student stabbed near Roxbury school  Boston Globe

A 17-year-old enrolled in a summer program at Madison Park High School was taken to the hospital after being stabbed outside the school this morning, police ...



Encore Boston Harbor: Here's a look at the Everett casino's buffet  Boston.com

Even in a casino with tens of thousands of slots and games and 14 other dining options, Sidney Semedo doesn't see his buffet as an “afterthought.” In fact, he ...



Pressley responds to Trump tweet: Don’t take the bait  Boston Herald

U.S. Rep. Ayanna Pressley said Sunday that people should not "take the bait" from President Trump and "get off the ride" he launches on Twitter.



Latin Academy wins boys’ volleyball City League championship  The Boston Globe

Senior Danny Ho recorded nine kills to lead the 15th-ranked Latin Academy boys' volleyball team to a 25-11, 25-9, 25-22 win over O'Bryant in the Boston City ...



Madison Park headmaster exit caps troubled week  BayStateBanner

As if Madison Park Technical Vocational High School hadn't had enough turmoil already this year, the Boston Public School department announced over the ...



Madison Park Students Still Waiting On Class Schedules A Week Into School  WBUR

It's been a full week into the new school year and many students at the city's only vocational-technical high school say they are still waiting for class schedules.



High School Basketball Player ‘Very Embarrassed’ After 93-7 Blowout  CBS Boston / WBZ

BOSTON (CBS) – Madison Park High School senior Francisca Barros-Depina says her last basketball game was one she will never forget even though she'd ...



25 Years Ago Today, Nelson Mandela Delivered An Electrifying Speech In Boston To Thousands  WBUR

Thousands stood in sweltering heat to hear Nelson Mandela speak at Madison Park High's gymnasium 25 years ago today. Mandela had just been released ...



Fenway girls net emotional City semifinal win for their coach  The Boston Globe

Fenway (13-1) will take on Latin Academy (16-3) in Thursday's BCL final at Madison Park.



Everything You Need to Know About Boston's March for Our Lives  Thrillist

The survivors of last month's deadly shooting in Parkland, Florida -- with the help of gun control advocacy group Everytown for Gun Safety -- are organizing the ...



Roxbury born  BayStateBanner

Founded in 1630, Roxbury was one of the original settlements Puritans established in the Massachusetts Bay colony. Generations of African Americans have ...



Nelson Mandela’s 1990 visit left lasting impression  Boston Globe

For days before Nelson Mandela arrived in Boston on his triumphant 1990 US tour, Madison Park High School in Roxbury crackled with anticipation. When the ...



On The Radio: Music in the air on Jazz 24/7  BayStateBanner

Music is in the air. Get on the internet, tune into “Jazz 24/7” on wgbh.org, kick back and relax. Thanks to Tessil Collins, you can stay cozy and within your budget ...



Bostons March For Our Lives Gets Underway  Boston, MA Patch

Boston's March For Our Lives Begins - Boston, MA - Saturday's anti-gun violence protest begins at Madison Park Technical Vocational High School and ends ...



BPS tech chief: Schools can help lure Amazon  Boston Herald

City schools offer computer science courses and 1000 students were recently given paid internships at local tech companies — a few of the talking points City ...



CommonWealth Magazine  CommonWealth magazine

HIGH-PROFILE ACTS of violence in schools have, rightly, received our attention – and the headlines. However, there is a deeper story: pervasive trauma ...



Paul Lewis, 55, BU football star who went on to work with at-risk youths  The Boston Globe

Paul Lewis, a former record-breaking football player for Boston University, knew firsthand what it was like to overcome adversity and make the most of life's ...



Dorchester man gets life sentence for murder committed months after release  The Boston Globe

Shaquille Brown, a 24-year-old who spent much of his adolescence behind bars, was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole Thursday for ...



Recipe for success!  Boston Herald

Victorious Madison Park High School student chefs who cooked up a tasty, healthy, cost-effective school lunch will advance to a national competition after ...



Dorchester Art Project to kick-off 2019 with a nationally-curated Postal Sticker Show  Dorchester Post

The Dorchester Art Project has prepared a new show to kickstart 2019 by showcasing some of the best artists of the local graffiti scene. Priority Made is a ...



Brutalism Is Back? A New Map To Boston's Monumental Concrete Architecture  WBUR

It seems like no one can be impartial when it comes to brutalism — the mid-20th century monumental concrete architecture — in Boston. The buildings remain ...



Exploring Brutalist Architecture in Boston, Massachusetts  Architectural Digest

A new pocket guide to Boston, Massachusetts, serves as a travel companion for Brutalist architecture enthusiasts.



Muslims celebrate Eid in Roxbury  BayStateBanner

A crowd of more than 3,000 Muslims knelt on the turf at Madison Park High School on June 25, facing the rising sun as Imam Shaykh Basyouny Nehela gave a ...



Vying for greater growth  BayStateBanner

Cesar DaSilva has pictures of his company's design and construction projects, the blueprints and sketches as well as the completed ones, covering the walls at ...



Boston’s vulnerable youth wrestle problems away  The Boston Globe

Their futures at risk, they were struggling at a Boston middle school. Kayla Lee Ortiz was coping with anger issues. Mason Houston's grades were slipping.



Remembering Nelson Mandela’s Trip to Boston  Boston magazine's Boston Daily

Nelson Mandela's visit to Boston in 1990 perhaps mattered more to the city than it did to Mandela. To be sure, the trip was important for Mandela, who passed ...



Boston's Most Controversial Buildings Prove That Concrete Can Be Beautiful  Gizmodo

Boston, city of charming Colonial-era brick rowhouses lining narrow cobblestone streets. Not exactly the place you'd expect to incubate a modern design ...



Community asks for help after stabbing outside Boston school  Boston Herald

A stabbing yesterday morning outside Madison Park High School in Roxbury has neighborhood residents asking for more police presence. “I think they need to ...



Thousands march on Common to demand gun control  BayStateBanner

More than 50,000 people of all ages and from all over New England joined the March for Our Lives Boston event on Saturday spearheaded by local youth who ...



For Some Boston Students, Tracking Academic Progress A Difficult Task  WBUR

In the age of increased school accountability, anyone can go online and find information about any school in the state. But if you're a kid inside one of these ...



Boston Strong: Investing In The City's Economic Vitality, One Small Business At A Time  WBUR

Boston's small businesses are at the heart of our city's economy and community. We can't take them for granted.



Black, Latino students speak up about problems in Boston schools  The Boston Globe

Saturday marked the first of a two-day session designed to give male students a voice in the changes looming over Boston's public schools.



CityLine: Arts Leaders (Rob Gibbs & Artists for Humanity)  WCVB Boston

Boston-based painter and philanthropist Rob Gibbs has art curated all over the world, most recently The National Museum of Arts & Culture, but that does not ...



Globe staff photos of the month, December 2017  The Boston Globe

Here's a look at some of the best images taken by Globe photographers last month: of frigid cold, Madison Park High School students walking out, First Night ...



Principals, headmasters named for Boston schools  Dorchester Reporter

Boston’s Superintendent of Schools, Carol R. Johnson, has announced the appointment of additional principals and headmasters to lead Boston Public ...



Boston District 7 candidates face off in debate over city issues  BayStateBanner

The tone was mostly cordial as 11 of the 12 candidates for the District 7 City Council seat shared their views during a candidate forum last week held at ABCD's ...



What 'Black Mass' forgets about Whitey Bulger, Boston busing and Southie's lost generation  PRI

To thrive, crime boss Whitey Bulger needed Southie united in a closed, paranoid and conspiratorial culture of silence.



DaRosa property maintenance company rose from 2015 blizzards  BayStateBanner

Remember the winter of 2014-15, when Boston saw 110 inches of snowfall, most of it walloping the city in January and February? While that season may have ...



Boston police arrest eight men, recover guns, drugs, and cash  Boston Globe

Boston Police arrested eight men and recovered six guns, along with ammunition, heroin, marijuana, and a large amount of cash, in a half dozen busts between ...



Five vie Suffolk County District Attorney  Chelsea Record

With Suffolk County District Attorney (DA) Dan Conley announcing earlier this year that he will not seek re-election after leading the office for more than 15 years, ...



Globe staff photos of the month, February 2018  The Boston Globe

Here's a look at some of the best images taken by Globe photographers last month: record temperatures, bringing dental care to Jamaica, retiring Paul Pierce's ...



Parkland shooting survivor takes part in Boston's March for Our Lives  WCVB Boston

Five weeks have past, but it's still hard for one of the Parkland survivors who participated in Boston's March for Our Lives.



City girls basketball: Taneja Jones Drayton finishes strong to lead New Mission past Fenway  Boston Herald

New Mission senior Taneja Jones Drayton elevated her game to a championship level when it mattered most for the Titans. Jones Drayton scored New Mission's ...



Boston Mayor's Election: John Connolly, Marty Walsh Fight to the End  TIME

John Connolly sat in an SUV littered with the detritus of a long political campaign -- old coffee cups, empty doughnut bags, campaign fliers printed in English and ...



Prosecutor says pot deal stick-up behind Eastie slay  Boston Herald

An East Boston teen who once helped save a man after he accidentally fell on T tracks was fatally shot Sunday over $550 worth of pot during a botched drug ...



Community Microgrid Projects: The 14 Mass. Plans that Won Funding  Microgrid Knowledge

The details on the 14 community microgrid projects that will each receive study grants of $75000 from the MassCEC Community Microgrids Program.



Gelzinis: An immigrant success story  Boston Herald

When Evandro Carvalho landed in the heart of Dorchester's Bowdoin-Geneva corridor from Cape Verde 17 years ago, he spoke only Portuguese. Three years ...



Tito to District 7 candidates: ‘Keep heat on the mayor’  Boston Herald

City Councilor and mayoral candidate Tito Jackson teamed up with two former District 7 councilors to school nearly a dozen City Hall hopefuls on the challenges ...



Globe staff photos of the month, May 2018  The Boston Globe

Here's a look at some of the best images taken by Globe photographers last month: a tulip farm in Rhode Island, local graduations, Memorial Day, Boston ...



BPS changes student ID badges to prevent unauthorized use after vendor loses drive containing image files  Sampan

The Boston Public Schools (BPS) is changing the design of Boston OneCard student ID badges, changing MBTA CharlieCard assignments and is changing ...



Gophers basketball: Malik Smith getting it together at Minnesota  Pioneer Press

Richard Pitino wasn't surprised by Malik Smith's fearlessness. The first-year University of Minnesota basketball coach wasn't surprised his senior guard lit up ...



Friends, family mourn teen in Eastie gun slay  Boston Herald

A 19-year-old man found fatally shot in East Boston Sunday was remembered as a gregarious presence in the neighborhood who only three years ago selflessly ...



New England Patriots and USA Football Award NFL Foundation-Funded Grants to 33 Local Youth and School-Based Football Programs  Patriots.com

USA Football, the sport's national governing body and a member of the U.S. Olympic Committee, and the New England Patriots recently awarded grants for new ...



BPD Explorers program eyeing diverse recruits  Boston Herald

A Boston teen who grew up in a violence-plagued neighborhood hopes to become a cop thanks to the Boston Police Explorers — a revived program police ...



Mass. watching as Vermont pulls teenagers into family court  The Daily News of Newburyport

A task force created under the criminal justice law Gov. Charlie Baker signed in March will be able to look northwest to Vermont as it studies the juvenile court ...



Salem Academy girls track team wraps up excellent season with MCSAO championship  The Salem News

The Salem Academy girls track team not only won the Mass Charter Schools Athletic Organization North division title this year, but also took first place at the ...



This 'Romeo' Educates Men About Domestic Violence  WBUR

For Antonio Arrendel, educating men about domestic violence is “a lifestyle.” He says that like his artist friends, “I do what I do whether or not I get paid.



Globe photos of the month, February 2017  The Boston Globe

Here's a look at some of the best images taken by Globe photographers last month: winter storms and record temperatures, spring training in Florida, a tornado ...



Barbara Lynch: Cooking for the City She Loves  Irish America

By Michael Quinlin, Contributor June / July 2017. With ingenuity, a lot of talent, and a passion for cooking, Barbara Lynch rose from cooking for the priests in her ...



Black leaders irked with Liz Warren  Boston Herald

Black community leaders say U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren should have stayed out of Boston's mayoral race instead of endorsing Mayor Martin J. Walsh in a ...



Incoming police commissioner Willie Gross, a keen student of history, is now poised to make it  The Boston Globe

When Willie Gross moved from rural Maryland to Dorchester as a 12-year-old in 1975, he and his mother had the Boston version of “The Talk.” She had to ...



Four candidates vying for three School Committee spots  Wicked Local Melrose

Editor's note: On Nov. 3, four candidates — three challengers and one incumbent — will appear on the ballot for three open positions for Melrose School ...



New hero square memorializes Uphams Corner man killed in Afghanistan  Dorchester Reporter

The city of Boston today installed a new "hero square" at the intersection of Massachusetts Ave. and Columbia Road as a permanent memorial to a former ...



Brutalist Boston Map, Blue Crow Media Architecture Map  We Heart

They're back. For their ever-expanding documentation of brutalist beauties, Blue Crow Media turn their attention to blue collar Boston; which is not just ...



Hamersley’s Bistro Closing After 27 Years In Boston’s South End  CBS Local

BOSTON (CBS) – There was a time when Boston had only a handful of real gourmet restaurants. Maison Robert and Locke Ober among them. But then came ...



Bunker Hill Day  Charlestown Patriot Bridge

Charlestown Pride Week finds new. entry with an old idea – a block party. By Seth Daniel. Charlestown Pride Week is well underway by now with a host of ...



Patriots Marathon Team Raises $205,000 and Counting  Patriots.com

Patriots Marathon teams have raised more than $2 million to support children and families in New England.



Higgins schools tough teen  Lowell Sun

LOWELL — Brandon Higgins is a man in motion in a boxing ring. The only things moving faster than the Chelmsford native's body during a bout are his hands ...



29 years later, a DNA sample leads to arrest in Roxbury killing  The Boston Globe

Bessie Kay's granddaughter was missing. Dora Jean Brimage, 19, hadn't come home from a party the night before and now Kay was in her Ruggles Street ...



Read the text of Mayor-elect Martin Walsh's inauguration speech  Boston.com

Good Morning. Chief Justice Ireland, President of Boston College, Father Leahy, Cardinal Sean O’Malley and the other Reverend Clergy attending; ...



Foodies flock to ‘Let’s Talk About Food’  The Boston Globe

The event is called “Let's Talk About Food,” and that's just what people did in Copley Square Saturday. The culinary confab, held this year as part of HUBweek, ...



Diversity gap at Boston Latin proving stubborn  The Boston Globe

Inside Boston Latin School on a recent Saturday, educators presented a diverse crowd of fifth-graders a golden opportunity: admission to a free, two-week ...



Patriots unveil New Hampshire license plate decal stickers  Patriots.com

Fans in New Hampshire will have the opportunity to show their Patriots pride on their vehicle . All proceeds will support charities in New Hampshire.



Fisher hoop teams feel right at home at Fecteau-Leary  Lynn Journal

Lynn has a college basketball program it can call its own. The Fisher College men's and women's basketball teams are playing their home games at the ...



New England Patriots and United Way host Character Playbook LIVE Virtual Experience  Patriots.com

Foxborough, MA (May 30th, 2019) – On Tuesday afternoon, New England Patriots players Matthew Slater, Deatrich Wise, and cheerleader Alex interacted with ...



From Ross, A Pledge To Be The Innovation Mayor  WBUR

City Councilor and mayoral candidate Mike Ross stood before a couple dozen people at a farmers market in Dorchester's Codman Square last week, talking ...



Patriots show their support to educators on National Teacher Appreciation Day  Patriots.com

The Patriots Hall of Fame presented by Raytheon and The Patriots Foundation teamed up with five Patriot players to show their support for teachers visiting ...



Harvard think tank gets millions to study poverty — but will it learn anything new?  The Boston Globe

A Harvard institute devoted to African-American studies has just received a major grant to study income inequality in Boston.



Greater Newburyport teens march for their lives  The Daily News of Newburyport

NEWBURYPORT — By Sunday morning, 16-year-old Newburyport resident Cade Giordano's voice was reduced to a hoarse whisper, worn out from a day of ...



A Cape Verdean-English dictionary  BayStateBanner

Like many children who grew up in Cape Verde pre-independence, Manuel Da Luz Gonçalves was forbidden from speaking his native Creole language during ...



GE CEO on $50m contribution: We will “roll our shirtsleeves up and work with local people”  The Boston Globe

General Electric Co. pledged Monday to make $50 million worth of philanthropic contributions to Boston and other Massachusetts cities during the next five ...



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