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As summer approaches, many state beaches aren’t in good shape

Much of the state’s coastline remains in rough condition after the winter’s damaging storms, and many locations face a slow, costly recovery from the extensive damage.

Jared Kushner in his 2003 Harvard yearbook.

Harvard yearbook

‘Shame on you, Jared Kushner’: Harvard alumni tear apart classmate in 15th reunion notes

“I, for one, am actually glad that our Class of ’03 finally has a real, live fascist among us,” one alumnus wrote. “Who says Harvard isn’t diverse?”

Adrian Walker

// Mayor Walsh says a strong UMass Boston is critical, and offers to help

Walsh’s advice: University management and labor need to find a way to get on the same page.

// Gun control laws in Mass. are poised to become more strict

Massachusetts lawmakers are on course to strengthen the state’s gun laws by allowing courts to strip weapons from individuals identified as a danger to themselves or others.

Lilian Calderon is seeking legal status through her husband, Luis Gordillo. She was jailed for nearly a month.

Jonathan Wiggs/Globe Staff/file 2018

ICE agents in Mass. halt controversial practice of office arrests

Federal agents in Massachusetts say they won’t arrest undocumented immigrants who are visiting government offices in hopes of gaining legal status, following sharp questioning by a judge in Boston over the practice.