Outside the church where the Mass was held, the community continued to show its support for the Sullivan family.
BOSTON — The US Olympic Committee and Boston 2024 are dropping Boston as the nation's potential host city for the 2024 summer Olympics, ending a months-long debate over what Gov. Charlie Baker called a "ten-year drill" with major economic and fiscal ramifications.
VIDEO: Gov. Charlie Baker, Mass. Senate President Stan Rosenberg and House Speaker Robert DeLeo React to the news
Our panel looks at the big stories in the news.
What a pleasure it was hearing Sheila Jordan this week at the Northampton Jazz Workshop. She's nearly 87, which she makes no secret of, and why should she? Sheila's a bonafide survivor: of a harsh, Depression-era childhood shuttled between her teenage mother's digs in Detroit and her grandparents' home...
First I want to pay tribute to all who made the NEPR cruise on the Beautiful Blue Danube a great success: thanks to Cheryl Willoughby, who kept the classical music on the air while I was away; to the organizers of the tour, Earthbound Expeditions and their staff, Tyson Verse, Tanya Masi and Matthew Brumley; to the more than 50 NEPR listeners...
Amherst, Mass. — For over 30 years, jazz educators from UMass' illustrious music program have teamed up with musicians from around the country to provide an intensive week long crash course in jazz performance. "Jazz in July" gives students a chance to play in a variety of styles, both in the classroom and on stage.
Commentator Naomi Shulman doesn't want her daughters to get abortions, but if they do, she wants them to talk to her about it. The conversation warm-up came to her in a film.
Now that Cuba and the United States have restored full diplomatic ties, what will it take to lift sanctions impeding business and travel?
On Sunday, July 26th, 2015, in Cooperstown, New York, former Red Sox pitcher Pedro Martinez will be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame.
It's unusual for a sitting vice president to not be a part of the campaign conversation. But one group is urging the vice president to run and holding out hope he hears the call.
Martinez, the small, charismatic right-hander with a big fastball to go with his big smile, turned his starts into appointment viewing for Red Sox fans.
The U.S. Olympic Committee had backed Boston over bids from San Francisco, Washington, D.C., and Los Angeles. But the mayor now says Bostonians were "rightly hesitant" to commit to the potential cost.