Reporting for The Daily Free Press

The Daily Free Press is the independent student-run newspaper at Boston University.


Mayoral endorsements show Wu’s political connections, Essaibi George’s union support

Activists discuss public housing issues in Boston following State hearing

Activists, addiction experts share thoughts on Mass/Cass during National Recovery Month

Union and non-union workers rally for rehire on Labor Day

Suffolk County Sheriff Department holds first in-person 2021 mayoral forum

Boston-area colleges mandate vaccines for Fall semester

Applications open for Mayor’s Youth Council

Boston Children’s Museum offers science, art, escape for cooped-up kids

City Council endorses statewide child care assistance bill

Labor union distributes food to recently fired Nine Zero Hotel employees

Senate confirms Marty Walsh as Secretary of Labor

Activists rally against racists attacks on Asian Americans

City expands Bank on Boston program with free checking accounts

Allston park renamed to honor Black WWII veteran, City employee

Boston remains highly gentrified despite housing efforts

Massachusetts sees issues with ‘companion vaccination system,’ overall distribution

Councilors call for expansion to City’s ‘landmark’ definition

Black History Month goes virtual in Boston

State names eight priority river and wetland restoration projects

State names Fenway Park mass vaccination site, creates pharmacy partnership

Advocates want more aggressive plan to address student loan crisis

Report finds MBTA cuts are unnecessary

Sea turtle hospital treats cold-stunned turtles

Boston retailers prepare for holiday shopping season during pandemic

Student political organizations stay active as they accept presidential results

Legal experts say Trump’s lawsuits unlikely to change results

Boston encourages working residents to access free City-provided COVID-19 testing

Runners stay hopeful after another Boston Marathon postponement

MassGOP opposes ranked-choice voting on basis of voter disenfranchisement, election rigging concerns

Bear sightings up in Massachusetts

Parents ask BU to support students amid pandemic

Massachusetts now has seventh highest unemployment in U.S.

City’s Police Reform Task Force drafts BPD overhaul plan, requests implementation without budget increase