Gawker and Deadspin writer aims to rank the country's most racist cities—and Boston is at the top of his list.
Business, Local Connections
We price tested seven supermarkets in the eight Boston neighborhoods Patch serves. The result? Trader Joe's is cheapest (though you won't find rotisserie chicken there.)
Very social networking site uses Romney's image to knock his tax practices and encourage people to have affairs.
Two of the city's biggest developers recently changed proposals, reducing office space in favor of more residential space. Why that might be good for Boston.
Boston's manufacturing sector has dropped by nearly half since 2001, but the decline may be over.
Government, Patch's House & Home
To date, 21 city residents have enlisted in the program. If you're interested, the deadline to sign up is Sep. 30.
Boston's unemployment rate tops state rate for second month in a row, but is still 18 percent lower than the national average.
How to comment, participate in or find out who is on an impact advisory group.
Police & Fire
Crime is down all over the city this year versus the same period in 2011, but not in Beacon Hill's district.
Eleven steps major Boston projects have to complete from proposal to final approval.
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