Author: Times Staff

Letter to the Editor

Racism is still a deadly contagion To the Editor: I am not sure white supremacy is all that it is made up to be but I do believe that there is such a thing as systemic racism. I saw it…

Obituaries 06-10-2020

Elvan Wayne Johnson Department of Veterans Affairs retiree Elvan Wayne Johnson, born July 30,1938 passed away unexpectedly June 4, 2020. A native of Perry, Florida, Mr. Johnson was a Vietnam era veteran and served in the United States Navy for…

Mayor’s Garden Contest Deadline July 10

Mayor Martin J. Walsh has announced that the 24th annual Mayor’s Garden Contest will take place this year keeping within current social distancing guidelines.  Boston’s green thumbs have until 11:59 p.m. on Friday, July 10, to register.  The contest provides…

Local Students Earn Academic Honors

Martinez Graduates from Wentworth Institute of Technology Alonso Martinez of East Boston has graduated from Wentworth Institute of Technology in Boston, Mass. Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the University celebrated its Spring 2020 Commencement on April 25 with a special virtual…