In a flurry of shots, a young life cut short

A make-shift to Dawnn Jaffier was at the corner of Blue Hill Avenue and Charlotte Street where Dawnn Jaffier was shot.

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Less than 24 hours after dancing at the West End House Boys and Girls Club, Dawnn Jaffier would lie bleeding to death on a Boston street.

// Market Basket stores looking more flush

In stores large and small, directors said a steady stream of trucks were already delivering produce and dairy products.

// Donald Berwick pushes single-payer health plan

The Democratic gubernatorial candidate wants to shift from privately financed care to a system funded by the government.

// Lynn public schools sever relationship with Gordon College

In ending the 11-year partnership, the school district cited the college’s opposition to federal hiring protection for gays and lesbians.

Bill Belichick has decisions to make about his Patriots’ roster.

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Tough roster decisions loom for Patriots

The team has to reduce its number of players to 53 by tonight.

A 1939 Kennedy family photo of (from left) Joseph Jr., Joseph Sr., Robert, and John.

Letters from John, Robert Kennedy to be auctioned

The letters written during World War II show John F. Kennedy grappling with the cost of war and Robert F. Kennedy as a young student.

//[1]-4405.jpg Finding stories at Mt. Auburn cemetery

Roberto Mighty, the first artist-in-residence at the 183-year-old cemetery, is creating a multiscreen digital multimedia installation.

The Hood blimp prepared for takeoff from an airport in Danvers.

The Jobs of Summer

For blimp pilot, life is a breeze at 1,000 feet

It is probably fair to say Terry Dillard’s summer job is tops in Boston. At least in a literal sense.

Innovation Economy

// In Somerville, shuttered factory now a hub of innovation

The Ames Business Park is not only fully occupied, it has also become the entrepreneurial epicenter of the city.


endorsement | Republican primary

// Charlie Baker for governor

The Globe’s editorial board says Baker is a creative manager who is committed to rooting out waste and finding new ways to solve problems.


// In ‘Norte,’ a moral compass lost

“Norte, the End of History” is director Lav Diaz’s updating of Fyodor Dostoevsky’s “Crime and Punishment.”