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Construction Companies In Boston Submit COVID-19 Safety Plans

Construction Companies In Boston Submit COVID-19 Safety Plans

Mayor Walsh said the city had already received nearly 2,300 construction safety plans.

Read full article: Construction Companies In Boston Submit ...→
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Marty Walsh urges residents to stick with masks as weather warms

Marty Walsh urges residents to stick with masks as weather warms

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh toned down his fiery criticism of lax residents flaunting COVID-19 precautions today as the mandatory mask orders and continued shutdo [...]

Read full article: Marty Walsh urges residents to stick wit...→
Coronavirus deaths lead cemetery staff to work long hours, Boston mayor says

Coronavirus deaths lead cemetery staff to work long hours, Boston mayor says

Cemetery staff are working long hours to keep up with the large increase in burials during coronavirus, Boston Mayor Martin Walsh said.

Read full article: Coronavirus deaths lead cemetery staff t...→
Walsh: Boston ‘still experiencing surge’ in coronavirus cases as testing expands

Walsh: Boston ‘still experiencing surge’ in coronavirus cases as testing expands

BOSTON (WHDH) - Mayor Martin J. Walsh on Friday said that Boston is “still experiencing a surge” in coronavirus cases before announcing that the city has “sign [...]

Read full article: Walsh: Boston ‘still experiencing surge’...→

U of I lures top official from Northwestern

The three-school system has tapped Joseph Walsh as its new lead on economic development and innovation, including a proposed Chicago research center.

Read full article: U of I lures top official from Northwest...→
Mayor Walsh: Boston won’t open May 4 as city still in peak of coronavirus cases

Mayor Walsh: Boston won’t open May 4 as city still in peak of coronavirus cases

Boston will not reopen next Monday as the number of coronavirus cases is still peaking, Mayor Martin Walsh said Monday while announcing an antibody testing int [...]

Read full article: Mayor Walsh: Boston won’t open May 4 as ...→
10-year-old girl struck by stray bullet recovering, says Mayor Marty Walsh

10-year-old girl struck by stray bullet recovering, says Mayor Marty Walsh

“Thankfully, the information I have now is, she’s been upgraded to good condition,” Walsh said Friday.

Read full article: 10-year-old girl struck by stray bullet ...→
Boston Marathon, re-opening economy hinge on coronavirus testing: Marty Walsh

Boston Marathon, re-opening economy hinge on coronavirus testing: Marty Walsh

Re-opening the economy and even running the Boston Marathon this fall will depend on a major increase in testing for the novel coronavirus, Mayor Martin Walsh [...]

Read full article: Boston Marathon, re-opening economy hing...→
Coronavirus: Boston Mayor 'Not Too Confident' Students Will Return

Coronavirus: Boston Mayor 'Not Too Confident' Students Will Return

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said no decision has been made about when in person learning can resume, but he's "not too confident" it can happen this academic year [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus: Boston Mayor 'Not Too Confi...→
Watch Live: Mayor Walsh to announce some construction projects can begin again

Watch Live: Mayor Walsh to announce some construction projects can begin again

Mayor Martin Walsh is expected to announce this hour that more construction projects can start up again in Boston, the Herald has learned. The mayor is set to [...]

Read full article: Watch Live: Mayor Walsh to announce some...→
Coronavirus: Marty Walsh Says Talks Of Re-Opening Economy Irresponsible

Coronavirus: Marty Walsh Says Talks Of Re-Opening Economy Irresponsible

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said federal officials are being “completely irresponsible” by talking about re-opening the economy amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Read full article: Coronavirus: Marty Walsh Says Talks Of R...→
Boston sees ‘devastating’ consequences of coronavirus in city nursing homes

Boston sees ‘devastating’ consequences of coronavirus in city nursing homes

Coronavirus has ripped through Boston’s nursing homes with “devastating” effects, Mayor Martin Walsh said  Monday as he vowed to keep a close eye on long-term [...]

Read full article: Boston sees ‘devastating’ consequences o...→
All Boston Public Schools students to advance to next grade as new policies take effect

All Boston Public Schools students to advance to next grade as new policies take effect

The school district updated its learning plan to give more guidance for students and teachers about attendance, assignments, grading, and scheduling, Mayor Mar [...]

Read full article: All Boston Public Schools students to ad...→
Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be Forced To Repeat Grade Level

Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be Forced To Repeat Grade Level

Mayor Marty Walsh said no students in Boston will be forced to repeat their grade level due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Read full article: Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be ...→
Coronavirus in Massachusetts: Masks on, officials demand

Coronavirus in Massachusetts: Masks on, officials demand

Mask up — or else, Gov. Charlie Baker ordered, as Boston Mayor Martin Walsh chewed out “millennials” who have been flouting officials’ pleas to cover up to pre [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus in Massachusetts: Masks on, ...→
Mayor Walsh Wants Drivers To Slow Down And Everyone To Wear A Mask

Mayor Walsh Wants Drivers To Slow Down And Everyone To Wear A Mask

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh reminded residents, and directly called out millennials, to continue social distancing despite the weekend's warm forecast.

Read full article: Mayor Walsh Wants Drivers To Slow Down A...→
Boston coronavirus aid shouldn’t be tied to sanctuary city rules, Marty Walsh responds to Trump

Boston coronavirus aid shouldn’t be tied to sanctuary city rules, Marty Walsh responds to Trump

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh pushed back on President Trump’s suggestion that the amount of federal resources available could depend on whether they’re “sanctuary [...]

Read full article: Boston coronavirus aid shouldn’t be tied...→
Walsh: President Trump Using 'Fear Tactic' By Threatening To Withhold Coronavirus Aid From Sanctuary Cities

Walsh: President Trump Using 'Fear Tactic' By Threatening To Withhold Coronavirus Aid From Sanctuary Cities

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said President Donald Trump is using a “fear tactic” by threatening to withhold coronavirus funding from sanctuary cities. 

Read full article: Walsh: President Trump Using 'Fear Tacti...→
Antibody testing has Baker, Walsh in opposite corners

Antibody testing has Baker, Walsh in opposite corners

An unimpressed Gov. Charlie Baker shot down the idea of statewide antibody testing Monday, as Mayor Marty Walsh trumpeted a major antibody testing initiative i [...]

Read full article: Antibody testing has Baker, Walsh in opp...→
Coronavirus Protection: Walsh Says It's 'Unacceptable' To Not Wear Masks While Grocery Shopping

Coronavirus Protection: Walsh Says It's 'Unacceptable' To Not Wear Masks While Grocery Shopping

Walsh says anyone failing to take precautions while shopping for food is "putting other people at risk."

Read full article: Coronavirus Protection: Walsh Says It's ...→
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Retired Army general brings ‘A plus’ team to help Boston beat back coronavirus

Two military all-stars have joined retired four-star Gen. Stanley McChrystal to help Boston Mayor Marty Walsh steer the city and quickly address daily issues p [...]

Read full article: Retired Army general brings ‘A plus’ tea...→
'Social Distancing Is Working': Walsh Says Boston Hospitals Not Overwhelmed During Coronavirus Surge

'Social Distancing Is Working': Walsh Says Boston Hospitals Not Overwhelmed During Coronavirus Surge

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said steps being taken to combat the coronavirus, such as social distancing, are having a positive effect.

Read full article: 'Social Distancing Is Working': Walsh Sa...→
Boston rolling out construction coronavirus rules even as industry remains closed

Boston rolling out construction coronavirus rules even as industry remains closed

Boston is rolling out guidelines for construction, a key step before opening work back up — though Mayor Martin Walsh isn’t doing so yet.

Read full article: Boston rolling out construction coronavi...→
Coronavirus Relief: Boston Resiliency Fund Climbs Past $25 Million

Coronavirus Relief: Boston Resiliency Fund Climbs Past $25 Million

Mayor Marty Walsh said on Wednesday that an additional $1.7 million worth of grants is being made available through the Boston Resiliency Fund.

Read full article: Coronavirus Relief: Boston Resiliency Fu...→
Mayor Walsh: Public Health Emergency In Boston Will Not Be Lifted Next Week

Mayor Walsh: Public Health Emergency In Boston Will Not Be Lifted Next Week

The Public Health Emergency will not be lifted in Boston next week, Mayor Marty Walsh announced Friday. 

Read full article: Mayor Walsh: Public Health Emergency In ...→
All large summer events in Boston canceled, Marty Walsh says

All large summer events in Boston canceled, Marty Walsh says

All large summer gatherings such as parades, festivities and road races will be cancelled this year due to health concerns surrounding coronavirus, Mayor Marti [...]

Read full article: All large summer events in Boston cancel...→
Yankees ex-staffer helps feed coronavirus first responders, keep favorite pub in business

Yankees ex-staffer helps feed coronavirus first responders, keep favorite pub in business

Former Yankee staffer Mike “Red” Walsh using his connections to feed NYC First Responders while helping to keep a favorite pub in business. He is working with [...]

Read full article: Yankees ex-staffer helps feed coronaviru...→
Coronavirus in Boston: Young people need to wear masks, Marty Walsh urges

Coronavirus in Boston: Young people need to wear masks, Marty Walsh urges

Reports of young people frolicking on the beach in Southie amidst the coronavirus have caused calls and emails to pour into City Hall, Mayor Martin Walsh said, [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus in Boston: Young people need...→
Trump's threat to withhold coronavirus relief from sanctuary states is a

Trump's threat to withhold coronavirus relief from sanctuary states is a "fear tactic," Boston mayor says

"Every time the president gets his back up against the wall he pulls out the sanctuary city card," said Boston Mayor Marty Walsh.

Read full article: Trump's threat to withhold coronavirus r...→
Cambridge, Somerville, Peabody threaten hefty fines to enforce mask orders

Cambridge, Somerville, Peabody threaten hefty fines to enforce mask orders

As Gov. Charlie Baker and Boston Mayor Martin Walsh urge people to wear face masks to slow the spread of coronavirus, Cambridge, Somerville and Peabody are now [...]

Read full article: Cambridge, Somerville, Peabody threaten ...→
'You're A Coward': Walsh Infuriated By Recent Gun Violence In Boston

'You're A Coward': Walsh Infuriated By Recent Gun Violence In Boston

At a time when people are being urged to stay home and practice social distancing because of the coronavirus pandemic, Boston has seen multiple acts of violenc [...]

Read full article: 'You're A Coward': Walsh Infuriated By R...→
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Boston Mayor Says School Closure Decision Should Be Made As A State

Boston Mayor Says School Closure Decision Should Be Made As A State

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said the decision to keep schools closed due to the coronavirus pandemic is a decision that should be made collectively as a state.

Read full article: Boston Mayor Says School Closure Decisio...→
One Boston Day Will Be Time Together 'While Standing Apart' This Year

One Boston Day Will Be Time Together 'While Standing Apart' This Year

Walsh said the One Boston spirit is needed while Bostonians continue social distancing for the good of medical workers and communities at risk of coronavirus.

Read full article: One Boston Day Will Be Time Together 'Wh...→
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Construction Companies In Boston Submit COVID-19 Safety Plans

Construction Companies In Boston Submit COVID-19 Safety Plans

Mayor Walsh said the city had already received nearly 2,300 construction safety plans.

Read full article: Construction Companies In Boston Submit ...→
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Mayor Walsh: Public Health Emergency In Boston Will Not Be Lifted Next Week

Mayor Walsh: Public Health Emergency In Boston Will Not Be Lifted Next Week

The Public Health Emergency will not be lifted in Boston next week, Mayor Marty Walsh announced Friday. 

Read full article: Mayor Walsh: Public Health Emergency In ...→
Boston sees ‘devastating’ consequences of coronavirus in city nursing homes

Boston sees ‘devastating’ consequences of coronavirus in city nursing homes

Coronavirus has ripped through Boston’s nursing homes with “devastating” effects, Mayor Martin Walsh said  Monday as he vowed to keep a close eye on long-term [...]

Read full article: Boston sees ‘devastating’ consequences o...→
Yankees ex-staffer helps feed coronavirus first responders, keep favorite pub in business

Yankees ex-staffer helps feed coronavirus first responders, keep favorite pub in business

Former Yankee staffer Mike “Red” Walsh using his connections to feed NYC First Responders while helping to keep a favorite pub in business. He is working with [...]

Read full article: Yankees ex-staffer helps feed coronaviru...→
Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be Forced To Repeat Grade Level

Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be Forced To Repeat Grade Level

Mayor Marty Walsh said no students in Boston will be forced to repeat their grade level due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Read full article: Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be ...→
Coronavirus deaths lead cemetery staff to work long hours, Boston mayor says

Coronavirus deaths lead cemetery staff to work long hours, Boston mayor says

Cemetery staff are working long hours to keep up with the large increase in burials during coronavirus, Boston Mayor Martin Walsh said.

Read full article: Coronavirus deaths lead cemetery staff t...→
Coronavirus in Boston: Young people need to wear masks, Marty Walsh urges

Coronavirus in Boston: Young people need to wear masks, Marty Walsh urges

Reports of young people frolicking on the beach in Southie amidst the coronavirus have caused calls and emails to pour into City Hall, Mayor Martin Walsh said, [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus in Boston: Young people need...→
Mayor Walsh Wants Drivers To Slow Down And Everyone To Wear A Mask

Mayor Walsh Wants Drivers To Slow Down And Everyone To Wear A Mask

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh reminded residents, and directly called out millennials, to continue social distancing despite the weekend's warm forecast.

Read full article: Mayor Walsh Wants Drivers To Slow Down A...→

U of I lures top official from Northwestern

The three-school system has tapped Joseph Walsh as its new lead on economic development and innovation, including a proposed Chicago research center.

Read full article: U of I lures top official from Northwest...→
Trump's threat to withhold coronavirus relief from sanctuary states is a

Trump's threat to withhold coronavirus relief from sanctuary states is a "fear tactic," Boston mayor says

"Every time the president gets his back up against the wall he pulls out the sanctuary city card," said Boston Mayor Marty Walsh.

Read full article: Trump's threat to withhold coronavirus r...→
Walsh: President Trump Using 'Fear Tactic' By Threatening To Withhold Coronavirus Aid From Sanctuary Cities

Walsh: President Trump Using 'Fear Tactic' By Threatening To Withhold Coronavirus Aid From Sanctuary Cities

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said President Donald Trump is using a “fear tactic” by threatening to withhold coronavirus funding from sanctuary cities. 

Read full article: Walsh: President Trump Using 'Fear Tacti...→
Cambridge, Somerville, Peabody threaten hefty fines to enforce mask orders

Cambridge, Somerville, Peabody threaten hefty fines to enforce mask orders

As Gov. Charlie Baker and Boston Mayor Martin Walsh urge people to wear face masks to slow the spread of coronavirus, Cambridge, Somerville and Peabody are now [...]

Read full article: Cambridge, Somerville, Peabody threaten ...→
Coronavirus Protection: Walsh Says It's 'Unacceptable' To Not Wear Masks While Grocery Shopping

Coronavirus Protection: Walsh Says It's 'Unacceptable' To Not Wear Masks While Grocery Shopping

Walsh says anyone failing to take precautions while shopping for food is "putting other people at risk."

Read full article: Coronavirus Protection: Walsh Says It's ...→
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10-year-old girl struck by stray bullet recovering, says Mayor Marty Walsh

10-year-old girl struck by stray bullet recovering, says Mayor Marty Walsh

“Thankfully, the information I have now is, she’s been upgraded to good condition,” Walsh said Friday.

Read full article: 10-year-old girl struck by stray bullet ...→
'Social Distancing Is Working': Walsh Says Boston Hospitals Not Overwhelmed During Coronavirus Surge

'Social Distancing Is Working': Walsh Says Boston Hospitals Not Overwhelmed During Coronavirus Surge

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said steps being taken to combat the coronavirus, such as social distancing, are having a positive effect.

Read full article: 'Social Distancing Is Working': Walsh Sa...→
Coronavirus: Boston Mayor 'Not Too Confident' Students Will Return

Coronavirus: Boston Mayor 'Not Too Confident' Students Will Return

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said no decision has been made about when in person learning can resume, but he's "not too confident" it can happen this academic year [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus: Boston Mayor 'Not Too Confi...→
Boston Mayor Says School Closure Decision Should Be Made As A State

Boston Mayor Says School Closure Decision Should Be Made As A State

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said the decision to keep schools closed due to the coronavirus pandemic is a decision that should be made collectively as a state.

Read full article: Boston Mayor Says School Closure Decisio...→
Coronavirus Relief: Boston Resiliency Fund Climbs Past $25 Million

Coronavirus Relief: Boston Resiliency Fund Climbs Past $25 Million

Mayor Marty Walsh said on Wednesday that an additional $1.7 million worth of grants is being made available through the Boston Resiliency Fund.

Read full article: Coronavirus Relief: Boston Resiliency Fu...→
Coronavirus: Marty Walsh Says Talks Of Re-Opening Economy Irresponsible

Coronavirus: Marty Walsh Says Talks Of Re-Opening Economy Irresponsible

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said federal officials are being “completely irresponsible” by talking about re-opening the economy amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Read full article: Coronavirus: Marty Walsh Says Talks Of R...→
All large summer events in Boston canceled, Marty Walsh says

All large summer events in Boston canceled, Marty Walsh says

All large summer gatherings such as parades, festivities and road races will be cancelled this year due to health concerns surrounding coronavirus, Mayor Marti [...]

Read full article: All large summer events in Boston cancel...→
All Boston Public Schools students to advance to next grade as new policies take effect

All Boston Public Schools students to advance to next grade as new policies take effect

The school district updated its learning plan to give more guidance for students and teachers about attendance, assignments, grading, and scheduling, Mayor Mar [...]

Read full article: All Boston Public Schools students to ad...→
Marty Walsh urges residents to stick with masks as weather warms

Marty Walsh urges residents to stick with masks as weather warms

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh toned down his fiery criticism of lax residents flaunting COVID-19 precautions today as the mandatory mask orders and continued shutdo [...]

Read full article: Marty Walsh urges residents to stick wit...→
Coronavirus in Massachusetts: Masks on, officials demand

Coronavirus in Massachusetts: Masks on, officials demand

Mask up — or else, Gov. Charlie Baker ordered, as Boston Mayor Martin Walsh chewed out “millennials” who have been flouting officials’ pleas to cover up to pre [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus in Massachusetts: Masks on, ...→
Walsh: Boston ‘still experiencing surge’ in coronavirus cases as testing expands

Walsh: Boston ‘still experiencing surge’ in coronavirus cases as testing expands

BOSTON (WHDH) - Mayor Martin J. Walsh on Friday said that Boston is “still experiencing a surge” in coronavirus cases before announcing that the city has “sign [...]

Read full article: Walsh: Boston ‘still experiencing surge’...→
Boston coronavirus aid shouldn’t be tied to sanctuary city rules, Marty Walsh responds to Trump

Boston coronavirus aid shouldn’t be tied to sanctuary city rules, Marty Walsh responds to Trump

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh pushed back on President Trump’s suggestion that the amount of federal resources available could depend on whether they’re “sanctuary [...]

Read full article: Boston coronavirus aid shouldn’t be tied...→
Antibody testing has Baker, Walsh in opposite corners

Antibody testing has Baker, Walsh in opposite corners

An unimpressed Gov. Charlie Baker shot down the idea of statewide antibody testing Monday, as Mayor Marty Walsh trumpeted a major antibody testing initiative i [...]

Read full article: Antibody testing has Baker, Walsh in opp...→
Mayor Walsh: Boston won’t open May 4 as city still in peak of coronavirus cases

Mayor Walsh: Boston won’t open May 4 as city still in peak of coronavirus cases

Boston will not reopen next Monday as the number of coronavirus cases is still peaking, Mayor Martin Walsh said Monday while announcing an antibody testing int [...]

Read full article: Mayor Walsh: Boston won’t open May 4 as ...→

Retired Army general brings ‘A plus’ team to help Boston beat back coronavirus

Two military all-stars have joined retired four-star Gen. Stanley McChrystal to help Boston Mayor Marty Walsh steer the city and quickly address daily issues p [...]

Read full article: Retired Army general brings ‘A plus’ tea...→
Boston Marathon, re-opening economy hinge on coronavirus testing: Marty Walsh

Boston Marathon, re-opening economy hinge on coronavirus testing: Marty Walsh

Re-opening the economy and even running the Boston Marathon this fall will depend on a major increase in testing for the novel coronavirus, Mayor Martin Walsh [...]

Read full article: Boston Marathon, re-opening economy hing...→
'You're A Coward': Walsh Infuriated By Recent Gun Violence In Boston

'You're A Coward': Walsh Infuriated By Recent Gun Violence In Boston

At a time when people are being urged to stay home and practice social distancing because of the coronavirus pandemic, Boston has seen multiple acts of violenc [...]

Read full article: 'You're A Coward': Walsh Infuriated By R...→
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Boston rolling out construction coronavirus rules even as industry remains closed

Boston rolling out construction coronavirus rules even as industry remains closed

Boston is rolling out guidelines for construction, a key step before opening work back up — though Mayor Martin Walsh isn’t doing so yet.

Read full article: Boston rolling out construction coronavi...→
Watch Live: Mayor Walsh to announce some construction projects can begin again

Watch Live: Mayor Walsh to announce some construction projects can begin again

Mayor Martin Walsh is expected to announce this hour that more construction projects can start up again in Boston, the Herald has learned. The mayor is set to [...]

Read full article: Watch Live: Mayor Walsh to announce some...→
One Boston Day Will Be Time Together 'While Standing Apart' This Year

One Boston Day Will Be Time Together 'While Standing Apart' This Year

Walsh said the One Boston spirit is needed while Bostonians continue social distancing for the good of medical workers and communities at risk of coronavirus.

Read full article: One Boston Day Will Be Time Together 'Wh...→
  • #Walsh
Construction Companies In Boston Submit COVID-19 Safety Plans

Construction Companies In Boston Submit COVID-19 Safety Plans

Mayor Walsh said the city had already received nearly 2,300 construction safety plans.

Read full article: Construction Companies In Boston Submit ...→
  • #Walsh
Mayor Walsh: Public Health Emergency In Boston Will Not Be Lifted Next Week

Mayor Walsh: Public Health Emergency In Boston Will Not Be Lifted Next Week

The Public Health Emergency will not be lifted in Boston next week, Mayor Marty Walsh announced Friday. 

Read full article: Mayor Walsh: Public Health Emergency In ...→
Boston sees ‘devastating’ consequences of coronavirus in city nursing homes

Boston sees ‘devastating’ consequences of coronavirus in city nursing homes

Coronavirus has ripped through Boston’s nursing homes with “devastating” effects, Mayor Martin Walsh said  Monday as he vowed to keep a close eye on long-term [...]

Read full article: Boston sees ‘devastating’ consequences o...→
All large summer events in Boston canceled, Marty Walsh says

All large summer events in Boston canceled, Marty Walsh says

All large summer gatherings such as parades, festivities and road races will be cancelled this year due to health concerns surrounding coronavirus, Mayor Marti [...]

Read full article: All large summer events in Boston cancel...→
All Boston Public Schools students to advance to next grade as new policies take effect

All Boston Public Schools students to advance to next grade as new policies take effect

The school district updated its learning plan to give more guidance for students and teachers about attendance, assignments, grading, and scheduling, Mayor Mar [...]

Read full article: All Boston Public Schools students to ad...→
Yankees ex-staffer helps feed coronavirus first responders, keep favorite pub in business

Yankees ex-staffer helps feed coronavirus first responders, keep favorite pub in business

Former Yankee staffer Mike “Red” Walsh using his connections to feed NYC First Responders while helping to keep a favorite pub in business. He is working with [...]

Read full article: Yankees ex-staffer helps feed coronaviru...→
Marty Walsh urges residents to stick with masks as weather warms

Marty Walsh urges residents to stick with masks as weather warms

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh toned down his fiery criticism of lax residents flaunting COVID-19 precautions today as the mandatory mask orders and continued shutdo [...]

Read full article: Marty Walsh urges residents to stick wit...→
Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be Forced To Repeat Grade Level

Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be Forced To Repeat Grade Level

Mayor Marty Walsh said no students in Boston will be forced to repeat their grade level due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Read full article: Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be ...→
Coronavirus deaths lead cemetery staff to work long hours, Boston mayor says

Coronavirus deaths lead cemetery staff to work long hours, Boston mayor says

Cemetery staff are working long hours to keep up with the large increase in burials during coronavirus, Boston Mayor Martin Walsh said.

Read full article: Coronavirus deaths lead cemetery staff t...→
Coronavirus in Massachusetts: Masks on, officials demand

Coronavirus in Massachusetts: Masks on, officials demand

Mask up — or else, Gov. Charlie Baker ordered, as Boston Mayor Martin Walsh chewed out “millennials” who have been flouting officials’ pleas to cover up to pre [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus in Massachusetts: Masks on, ...→
Coronavirus in Boston: Young people need to wear masks, Marty Walsh urges

Coronavirus in Boston: Young people need to wear masks, Marty Walsh urges

Reports of young people frolicking on the beach in Southie amidst the coronavirus have caused calls and emails to pour into City Hall, Mayor Martin Walsh said, [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus in Boston: Young people need...→
Walsh: Boston ‘still experiencing surge’ in coronavirus cases as testing expands

Walsh: Boston ‘still experiencing surge’ in coronavirus cases as testing expands

BOSTON (WHDH) - Mayor Martin J. Walsh on Friday said that Boston is “still experiencing a surge” in coronavirus cases before announcing that the city has “sign [...]

Read full article: Walsh: Boston ‘still experiencing surge’...→
Mayor Walsh Wants Drivers To Slow Down And Everyone To Wear A Mask

Mayor Walsh Wants Drivers To Slow Down And Everyone To Wear A Mask

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh reminded residents, and directly called out millennials, to continue social distancing despite the weekend's warm forecast.

Read full article: Mayor Walsh Wants Drivers To Slow Down A...→

U of I lures top official from Northwestern

The three-school system has tapped Joseph Walsh as its new lead on economic development and innovation, including a proposed Chicago research center.

Read full article: U of I lures top official from Northwest...→
Boston coronavirus aid shouldn’t be tied to sanctuary city rules, Marty Walsh responds to Trump

Boston coronavirus aid shouldn’t be tied to sanctuary city rules, Marty Walsh responds to Trump

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh pushed back on President Trump’s suggestion that the amount of federal resources available could depend on whether they’re “sanctuary [...]

Read full article: Boston coronavirus aid shouldn’t be tied...→
Trump's threat to withhold coronavirus relief from sanctuary states is a

Trump's threat to withhold coronavirus relief from sanctuary states is a "fear tactic," Boston mayor says

"Every time the president gets his back up against the wall he pulls out the sanctuary city card," said Boston Mayor Marty Walsh.

Read full article: Trump's threat to withhold coronavirus r...→
Walsh: President Trump Using 'Fear Tactic' By Threatening To Withhold Coronavirus Aid From Sanctuary Cities

Walsh: President Trump Using 'Fear Tactic' By Threatening To Withhold Coronavirus Aid From Sanctuary Cities

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said President Donald Trump is using a “fear tactic” by threatening to withhold coronavirus funding from sanctuary cities. 

Read full article: Walsh: President Trump Using 'Fear Tacti...→
Antibody testing has Baker, Walsh in opposite corners

Antibody testing has Baker, Walsh in opposite corners

An unimpressed Gov. Charlie Baker shot down the idea of statewide antibody testing Monday, as Mayor Marty Walsh trumpeted a major antibody testing initiative i [...]

Read full article: Antibody testing has Baker, Walsh in opp...→
Cambridge, Somerville, Peabody threaten hefty fines to enforce mask orders

Cambridge, Somerville, Peabody threaten hefty fines to enforce mask orders

As Gov. Charlie Baker and Boston Mayor Martin Walsh urge people to wear face masks to slow the spread of coronavirus, Cambridge, Somerville and Peabody are now [...]

Read full article: Cambridge, Somerville, Peabody threaten ...→
Mayor Walsh: Boston won’t open May 4 as city still in peak of coronavirus cases

Mayor Walsh: Boston won’t open May 4 as city still in peak of coronavirus cases

Boston will not reopen next Monday as the number of coronavirus cases is still peaking, Mayor Martin Walsh said Monday while announcing an antibody testing int [...]

Read full article: Mayor Walsh: Boston won’t open May 4 as ...→
Coronavirus Protection: Walsh Says It's 'Unacceptable' To Not Wear Masks While Grocery Shopping

Coronavirus Protection: Walsh Says It's 'Unacceptable' To Not Wear Masks While Grocery Shopping

Walsh says anyone failing to take precautions while shopping for food is "putting other people at risk."

Read full article: Coronavirus Protection: Walsh Says It's ...→
  • #Walsh
10-year-old girl struck by stray bullet recovering, says Mayor Marty Walsh

10-year-old girl struck by stray bullet recovering, says Mayor Marty Walsh

“Thankfully, the information I have now is, she’s been upgraded to good condition,” Walsh said Friday.

Read full article: 10-year-old girl struck by stray bullet ...→

Retired Army general brings ‘A plus’ team to help Boston beat back coronavirus

Two military all-stars have joined retired four-star Gen. Stanley McChrystal to help Boston Mayor Marty Walsh steer the city and quickly address daily issues p [...]

Read full article: Retired Army general brings ‘A plus’ tea...→
Boston Marathon, re-opening economy hinge on coronavirus testing: Marty Walsh

Boston Marathon, re-opening economy hinge on coronavirus testing: Marty Walsh

Re-opening the economy and even running the Boston Marathon this fall will depend on a major increase in testing for the novel coronavirus, Mayor Martin Walsh [...]

Read full article: Boston Marathon, re-opening economy hing...→
'Social Distancing Is Working': Walsh Says Boston Hospitals Not Overwhelmed During Coronavirus Surge

'Social Distancing Is Working': Walsh Says Boston Hospitals Not Overwhelmed During Coronavirus Surge

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said steps being taken to combat the coronavirus, such as social distancing, are having a positive effect.

Read full article: 'Social Distancing Is Working': Walsh Sa...→
'You're A Coward': Walsh Infuriated By Recent Gun Violence In Boston

'You're A Coward': Walsh Infuriated By Recent Gun Violence In Boston

At a time when people are being urged to stay home and practice social distancing because of the coronavirus pandemic, Boston has seen multiple acts of violenc [...]

Read full article: 'You're A Coward': Walsh Infuriated By R...→
  • #Walsh
Coronavirus: Boston Mayor 'Not Too Confident' Students Will Return

Coronavirus: Boston Mayor 'Not Too Confident' Students Will Return

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said no decision has been made about when in person learning can resume, but he's "not too confident" it can happen this academic year [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus: Boston Mayor 'Not Too Confi...→
Boston rolling out construction coronavirus rules even as industry remains closed

Boston rolling out construction coronavirus rules even as industry remains closed

Boston is rolling out guidelines for construction, a key step before opening work back up — though Mayor Martin Walsh isn’t doing so yet.

Read full article: Boston rolling out construction coronavi...→
Boston Mayor Says School Closure Decision Should Be Made As A State

Boston Mayor Says School Closure Decision Should Be Made As A State

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said the decision to keep schools closed due to the coronavirus pandemic is a decision that should be made collectively as a state.

Read full article: Boston Mayor Says School Closure Decisio...→
Watch Live: Mayor Walsh to announce some construction projects can begin again

Watch Live: Mayor Walsh to announce some construction projects can begin again

Mayor Martin Walsh is expected to announce this hour that more construction projects can start up again in Boston, the Herald has learned. The mayor is set to [...]

Read full article: Watch Live: Mayor Walsh to announce some...→
Coronavirus Relief: Boston Resiliency Fund Climbs Past $25 Million

Coronavirus Relief: Boston Resiliency Fund Climbs Past $25 Million

Mayor Marty Walsh said on Wednesday that an additional $1.7 million worth of grants is being made available through the Boston Resiliency Fund.

Read full article: Coronavirus Relief: Boston Resiliency Fu...→
One Boston Day Will Be Time Together 'While Standing Apart' This Year

One Boston Day Will Be Time Together 'While Standing Apart' This Year

Walsh said the One Boston spirit is needed while Bostonians continue social distancing for the good of medical workers and communities at risk of coronavirus.

Read full article: One Boston Day Will Be Time Together 'Wh...→
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Coronavirus: Marty Walsh Says Talks Of Re-Opening Economy Irresponsible

Coronavirus: Marty Walsh Says Talks Of Re-Opening Economy Irresponsible

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said federal officials are being “completely irresponsible” by talking about re-opening the economy amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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