James Aloisi

Guest Contributor

Stories by James Aloisi

A tale of 2 states

Two very different Republicans, Baker in Massachusetts and LePage in Maine, gain in recent polls.

Pedestrian, cycling access often overlooked

A safety impact review process is needed for all projects

Energy: Big challenge for next governor

So far, it’s been a sleeper issue in campaign

No escaping the polls

For better and often worse, campaign surveys are everywhere. Ignoring them is nearly impossible.

Time to get serious

Three options for transportation funding

A double-standard on Martha Coakley

Let’s stop talking about her loss to Brown

Battle of the blands

But Coakley, Baker may be good for us

The AG curse

Can Martha Coakley rise above her current office?

A can-do attitude

A recounting of the race to build the nation’s first subway is as much about American bravado as it is about a transformative transportation project.

White guides Boston through its darkest hour

Busing came to define the ambitious, confident mayor

Louise Day Hicks: ‘You know where I stand’

Split field allows Kevin White to become Hicks alternative

Collins and Logue: a formidable team

The BRA’s beginnings, the Pru, and Government Center

Coming from nowhere, Collins beats Powers

The hint of corruption, ’21 Quiz Show’ pivotal

A look at the BRA and city building

By and large, the Seaport District lacks distinction

The New Boston was a mix of good and bad

The concept of razing a city to save it

The first mayor of the new Boston

John Hynes ousts James Michael Curley

The mayor of the poor

For better or worse, James Michael Curley defined Boston in the early half of the 20th century