Encore allowed to expand its gaming footprint

Casino operator can add gambling east of Broadway

Somerset infighting resumes; cable factory may be threatened

Key lawmaker proposes ending term limits for Senate president

The state child welfare system needs an overhaul, not more Band-Aids

Civics education is crucial to engaged citizenship

Baker, Polito wade back into local politics

‘Horrific’ event narrowly avoided at Alewife T Station

Man drove car into 5th-floor garage wall, sending 10,000-pound concrete barrier onto station roof

Healey not rushing things at the MBTA

Governor searching for GM; no board changes yet

SJC hears challenge of Healey ballot question rejection

Proponents seek to limit donations to super PACs

Michelle Wu is ready to remake the system for remaking Boston

Mayor makes the case for her overhaul of development and planning 

Three ways to support and recruit behavioral health workers

We must do more to address the needs of those who care for us

The Reel Deal

What’s in your electricity bill?

There’s a lot more than just the cost of power

Illegal strikes are helping teachers win new contracts

'Ultimately, they make the calculation that it's worth it,' union official says

Nonprofits should make payments in lieu of taxes

In my hometown of Newton, the city could gain $8.25 million

DAs ignore many requests for public records

Offices also don’t respond to state regulator

MBTA’s Widett plans don’t make sense

Commuter rail electrification, not storage, should be priority

COMMONWEALTH IN DEPTH

‘The Embrace’ is good art, but not good public art

Tribute to MLK and Coretta Scott King misses the mark

Is mining lithium in Maine a cost of going electric?

Electric vehicles come with their own environmental costs

State tax revenues miss mark for first time since June 2020

Sluggish numbers may impact discussions about new tax revenues

Getting to yes on climate change response

Those with differing views need to listen more closely