Dulce Nunes seemed poised to become a movie star, with her face plastered on the cover of national magazines and a high-profile marriage to one of Brazilian cinema’s leading men. But instead she took a detour into singing, releasing a trio of popular albums in the 1960s that capitalized on the surging popularity of bossa nova. 6:50 p.m.
A two-year, $70 million renovation project for City Hall Plaza intended to make the space more accessible and welcoming to people is underway, Mayor Martin J. Walsh’s office said in a statement Saturday. 5:53 p.m.
The Department of Public Health Friday lifted a statewide ban on the use of reusable bags at grocery stores -- ending an order imposed early in the coronavirus pandemic as a public health measure. 5:47 p.m.
With unemployment rates sky-high, it's harder than ever for ex-convicts to find work. Some are hoping to start their own businesses instead, thanks to a new program in which law school students help former inmates learn entrepreneurship skills. 5:08 p.m.
The union representing Newton’s school nurses is calling on the city to resume talks on a new contract, more than a year after their previous agreement ended, the organization’s president said. 11:38 a.m.
Bradford, N.H., was a curious landing spot for longtime Jeffrey Epstein associate Ghislaine Maxwell, who was a resident of three countries, an internationally infamous socialite, and an alleged child trafficker. 7:05 p.m.