S. Boston center closed as family mourns boy’s death

 Yellow rose set up by entrance to Curley Community Center L Street entrance which remains closed where 7 yr old Kyzr Willis was found dead at Carson Beach Globe photo David Ryan

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Kyzr Willis, 7, went missing from a day camp at the Curley Community Center and was later found dead in the water.

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Doctors have said for many years that John Hinckley Jr. is no longer plagued by the mental illness that drove him to shoot the president.

Drawings of the new Sandy Hook Elementary School, set to open in August. (Svigals + Partners)

Svigals + Partners.

Building a new school for Sandy Hook

Milford-based Consigli Construction will manage the $50 million project to build a new Sandy Hook Elementary School.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/06/28/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/Pulfer_XXEsposito05_met.jpg Does notorious mobster-turned-pastor hold Gardner heist clues?

Alonso Esposito, a.k.a. Robert “Bobby” Luisi Jr., said one of his associates told him the paintings were buried beneath a Florida home.

Faneuil Hall warns you not to give to the ‘fake monk mafia’

“Monks” in orange robes have been soliticiting donations, but are they who they say they are?

A second Mass. slots parlor? Easier said than done

A developer secured a ballot question asking voters to demand the facility. That may have been the easy part.

Ohlin’s Bakery in Belmont has been closed since an oven explosion March 15.

Craig F. Walker/Globe Staff

Belmont rallies to reopen bakery damaged by oven explosion

Nearly 300 people have donated money to help rebuild Ohlin’s, which has been closed since March.

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A congressional subpoena is seeking records on the AG’s investigation into whether Exxon Mobil misled the public.

Democratic National Convention

Alaska delegate Genevieve Mina and Alaska Democraty Party staff Colin Palmer applaud during the second day session of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Tuesday, July 26, 2016. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Matt Rourke/AP

ground game

Is this another base election?

The Democratic convention so far appears geared toward the party’s base, which could make winning in November more difficult.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/07/27/BostonGlobe.com/Politics/Images/sanders-breakfast.jpg In move to shift movement to back Clinton, Sanders thanks New England delegates

The senator from Vermont told delegates that “as of yesterday, I guess, officially our campaign ended.”

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As demonstrators rallied in Philadelphia for a second day, the senator urged them to stand down.

Shirley Leung

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When Hillary Clinton accepts the Democratic nomination Thursday, parents will insist their daughters stay up and watch.

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Globe editorial cartoonist Dan Wasserman went to the drawing board on the second night of the Democratic National Convention.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/07/26/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/IMG_1493.jpg Fast Forward: Obama speaks tonight at DNC, boy’s death on Carson Beach

A new morning report to help you get ready for the day.

Boston-07/26/2016- Boston Common looks like a desert as the heat wave takes a toll on the once green grass on the Boston Common, in which most of the grass there is parched. Boston Globe staff photo by John Tlumacki(metro)

John Tlumacki/Globe staff

Heat wave expected to last through Thursday

The Boston area has already had six consecutive days of temperatures in the 90s, and relief won’t come until Friday.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/07/27/BostonGlobe.com/Lifestyle/Images/donna-morton200-5577.jpg The Bra Whisperer has intimate knowledge for fitting occasions

Saleswoman Donna Morton thinks she can ease the pain of bra shopping.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/07/22/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/31contractorweb.jpg Tips for hiring a contractor

A step-by-step guide on what to ask and how to protect yourself when you need work done on your home.

Miss Conduct

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/07/26/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/MissConduct_logo-2020.jpg Advice: How to get weekend guests to chip in

Paying for my summer squad gets burdensome — help! Plus when a friend issues too many invites.

Globe investigations

“When the EMTs arrived, Dave was laying like this.” Gerry Hill said, offering to show where his suicidal son was fatally shot after a tense encounter with police.


When despair meets deadly force

Nearly half of people killed by Massachusetts police over the last 11 years were suicidal, mentally ill, or showed clear signs of crisis.

The story behind 'Spotlight'

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“Spotlight” is based on the stories and the reporters behind the investigation of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church.

The Big Picture

A battle against Islamic State fighters

“When everyone shouts ‘Allahu Akbar’ (God is Great) I know that a tank or a cannon will fire,” Reuters photographer Goran Tomasevic says.