A small group of Sunrise Movement Boston activists say they plan to gather Saturday to livestream a protest urging support for State House transparency amendments.
Wilford Durbin, former chief of staff during city councillor Marc McGovern’s term as mayor, and before that an aide to councillor Craig Kelley, is moving to his home state of Ohio, to be replaced by Sarah Powazek, a recent graduate in political science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Though its food remains seasoned perfectly, Grendel’s Den has had the saltiest of social media presences lately – funny and overtly political, and on Tuesday has an event to match: a special menu of Russian small dishes labeled “Russia Wins!” offered throughout the Super Tuesday primary.
State Rep. Jon Hecht, a Democrat in the 29th Middlesex District made up of parts of Cambridge and Watertown, said Tuesday that he will not be running for reelection. He is the second longtime area state representative this year to opt out of running after Somerville state Rep. Denise Provost.