The proposed sales tax free holiday weekend would be August 17 and 18.
More than $47 million has been donated to One Fund Boston, which will be dispersed to victims' families and survivors of the Boston Marathon bombings.
Funds are scheduled to start being distributed on June 30, with the three families who lost a loved one to receive around $1 million.
Victims are being called or texted claiming a family member or loved one is being held captive and will be harmed until a ransom is paid.
District Attorney Dan Conley is the only Boston mayoral candidate with more than $1 million in cash for his campaign.
Boston mayoral candidate John Connolly continues to offer ideas to have a long-term facilities plan for Boston Public Schools.
Federal cuts eliminated the resident coordinator program that services 3,500 residents across all Boston neighborhoods.
Mayoral candidate John Connolly said the B.R.A. is 'who you know culture' in City Hall.
All three victims were approached from behind, with two victims being assaulted while attempting to enter their residence.
Budget hearings to ramp up again after Memorial Day week.
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