The Huntington News

Protesters speak out at the defend abortion rally at the Massachusetts statehouse steps, May 3, 2022.
Thousands come together in protest, call for abortion rights
Alexa Grayson, News Staff • May 24, 2022

Chants for reproductive rights echoed through the Boston Common May 3 as thousands of demonstrators came together to protest the likely overturning...

Tricia Fitzgerald helps plant a tree at the Arbor Day event in Fitzgerald Park Friday. The park is named after State Rep. Kevin Fitzgerald, her late husband.
In effort for new Mission Hill arboretum, community celebrates green space, partnership with Northeastern
Avery Bleichfeld, News Staff • May 16, 2022

Volunteers helped push Mission Hill’s Fitzgerald Park over the threshold of 25 plant species April 29, one more step in the park’s path to...

The National Braille Press, established in 1927, provides resources for the blind community.
National Braille Press creates new technology for blind community in 21st century
Julia Henning, news correspondent • May 12, 2022

A white classic colonial style building on St. Stephen Street in Boston's Fenway district holds some of the most innovative and collaborative...

Café Sauvage in Back Bay features a traditional Parisian menu with African influences. Photo by Quillan Anderson.
Café Sauvage offers a slice of Paris in Back Bay
Allie Kuo, news correspondent • May 2, 2022

In 2016, a Parisian couple arrived in Boston for a job opportunity. Five years later, Anaïs and Antoine Lambert opened Café Sauvage on Massachusetts...

Two Boston University students hung a banner in protest when a Moderna executive spoke at a Northeastern event April 13. Photo courtesy of Cate Henning.
Scientists, politicians call for Moderna to share COVID-19 vaccine technology
Grace Comer, news staff • April 27, 2022

Scientists, politicians and activists gathered for a virtual town hall April 21 organized by People’s Action to discuss how medical companies...

Volunteers work at the corner of Dartmouth and Huntington streets on the morning of the 126th Boston Marathon. Photo by Kathryn Manning.
Volunteers celebrate old, new traditions at 126th Boston Marathon
Kathryn Manning, news staff • April 20, 2022

While runners competing in the 126th Boston Marathon spend the days leading up to the race getting in last-minute training, volunteers put on...

The 126th Boston Marathon is set to take place on Monday. As the race approaches, a separate race against time occurs as Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev attempts to avoid the death penalty. Photo credit Marta Hill.
Justice yet to be served as Boston Marathon approaches
Greta Magendantz, news correspondent • April 17, 2022

The 126th Boston Marathon is set to take place on Monday. As the race approaches, a separate race against time occurs as Boston Marathon bomber...

A cat prowls in a Mission Hill
alley in October. Nonprofit
Boston’s Forgotten Felines is
searching for a new yard to keep shelters for members of its
colony after the previous house
was sold. Photo by Avery Bleichfeld.
Local nonprofit works to re-shelter feral cats on Mission Hill
Avery Bleichfeld, news staff • April 15, 2022

A Boston nonprofit is searching for a new yard to leave shelters for feral cats on Mission Hill after the previous home that hosted them was...

Co-founders Melisa Valdez and Heather White started TRILLFIT, a boutique Black-owned fitness studio and wellness center in order to create a space of inclusivity. Photo credit Harriet Rovniak.
More than a dance fitness class, TRILLFIT offers a safe space for everyone
Sanjana Sanghani, news staff • April 14, 2022

Beyond the large windows of TRILLFIT’s Mission Hill storefront, customers warm up, waiting for TRILLFIT’s signature cardio dance class to...

Actors perform at CHUANG Stage, an organization which received grants through the Boston Cultural Council and Recover Creative Boston in the spring of 2022.
With help from Mayor Michelle Wu, Boston arts organizations start to revive from pandemic damages
Cathy Ching, projects editor • April 13, 2022

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