Wildlands Trust, a nonprofit that preserves open space, is offering public programs outdoors for the first time since the lockdown began in March. 1:11 p.m.
ACT Lawrence recently received a major boost when the Latina-led nonprofit was awarded a three-year, $100,000 grant from the Cummings Foundation. 1:08 p.m.
Boston city councilors Wednesday said they want to see structural changes at the police department that reduce its budget, and meaningful reform in the various police union contracts. 6:31 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.
The Discovery Museum in Acton will reopen to the public on July 28 with free admission for all visitors through August 23. 3:01 a.m.
The town of Weymouth has about $140,000 in federal money to give small businesses that have been hurt by the COVID-19 pandemic. 1:55 a.m.
For the second time, Dedham has rejected a proposed 1.3-mile recreational trail along a town-owned abandoned railroad corridor. 1:48 a.m.
A customer gets angry about a restaurant's mask policy in Hingham, a group of young people break into a city-owned building in Newton, and other odd tales from local police blotters. 10:42 p.m.