According to an analysis of wages by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, women earn about 78 cents for every dollar men make. Though some would like to believe that women choose lower paying occupations, accounting for lower salaries, the analysis shows that even within specific occupations the wage gaps remain. For example, a male school […]

Read More →

By Brandon Lewis, Staff Writer @Brandon_S_Lewis Earlier this month, CNN released its Top 10 Heroes of 2013 list, shedding light on average individuals attempting to make a difference. This year’s winners partake in a wide range of causes such as providing shelter for disabled veterans and helping inner-city children stay off the streets. Each hero […]

Read More →

By Amy Gorel, Staff Writer In case you missed it: 1. Whoever wins the Nov. 5  election and replaces Menino will be the first new mayor in 20 years. 2. Mass. Rep. Martin Walsh and City Councilor John Connolly are vying for the position. WALSH Walsh came in first in the September primaries, with 20,838 […]

Read More →