CHRISTOPHER L. GASPER
Deals show that Red Sox are willing to take risks
The additions of Hanley Ramirez and Pablo Sandoval represent an important and encouraging shift.
The additions of Ramirez, a lifetime .300 hitter, and Sandoval, a switch-hitting third baseman, will add punch to the Sox lineup.
The council wants BU President Robert Brown to appear at a hearing on employee and student diversity at local colleges.
Officials are urging travelers to leave on Tuesday if possible to avoid traffic snarls and hazardous driving conditions.
Cameron Shenk is pursuing a bachelor of liberal arts in extension studies, a university spokeswoman said.
The state Department of Public Health will hold a hearing Dec. 2 to discuss Steward’s plans after it closes the struggling Quincy Medical Center.