The current version of the budget would impose limitations on how the poor can use welfare debit cards, close the Taunton State Hospital and monitor the controversial immigration program called Secure Communities.
Starting this week, Whole Foods is only selling line-caught cod, Atlantic halibut, gray sole, and skate, all important catches for ports like Gloucester and New Bedford. The move has drawn the ire of fishermen and one very high-profile politician.
The Washington, D.C., chef talks about his personal connection to the ocean and his new book “For Cod and Country: Simple, Delicious, Sustainable Cooking.”
“Love Free Or Die” tells the story of Bishop Gene Robinson, of New Hampshire, and the schism within his church around gay and lesbian rights.
It’s Thursday, which means it’s time to round up some ideas for your weekend. This weekend, we’re mashing up some “Mary Poppers” with beautiful dance, a capella, and crazy comedy.
WBUR's Sacha Pfeiffer is co-hosting Radio Boston while Meghna Chakrabarti is on maternity leave.
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