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Adrian Walker

Walker is a columnist for the Metro section. He provides commentary and opinion on local and regional news as well as society and culture. Walker started as a Metro columnist in 1998. His column appears Mondays and Fridays.

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Developer Jon Cronin hopes Seaport tower completes his success story

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Cronin’s company would like to replace two old-school bars — Whiskey Priest and Atlantic Beer Garden — with a 22-story condominium.

Adrian Walker

Tangled up in blue

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Boston Police Commissioner William B. Evans drew the wrath of his department’s largest union last week.

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Change might be afoot at RCC’s Reggie Lewis Track

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State lawmakers are close to a deal to remove Roxbury Community College as the overseer of the building.

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Developers buying community support is an insider game

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Civic groups should not be able to take money from developers looking to buy support, much less solicit payment.