SPECIAL: Jerk Chicken & Ranch Panini Wrap w/ Cucumbers, Carmalized Onions & Asiago Cheese SOUPS: 1) Smokey Mushroom (Vegan) 2) Creamy Potato Vegetable

SPECIAL: Steak, Peppers, Red Onions & Asiago Cheese on a Hoagie Roll SOUPS: 1) Smokey Mushroom (Vegan) 2) Creamy Potato Vegetable

Do we really need another jail in MA? Stop House Bill 1434... http://bit.ly/1tytuE0

Stop House Bill 1434: No More Jails in MA
Don't make Massachusetts the site of a debtor's prison! House Bill 1434 calls for a jail to be built in Middlesex County, primarily for women awaiting trial. If passed, a new jail will be built primarily to hold women who are “awaiting trial,” that is, women who have been convicted of nothing and ar…

SPECIAL: Chicken Potato Panini Wrap w/ Caramelized Onions, Asiago Cheese & Chicken Gravy SOUPS: 1) Mushroom+Potato (Vegan) 2) Chicken, Cheddar & Broccoli

Jobs Not Jails Rally on Saturday on Boston Common! https://www.facebook.com/events/1436013633282902/

@ClassismExposed nominated us for #CrossClassBridgeBuilder award, with lots of other great orgs! Vote your favorite! bit.ly/1ttkgsE

Vote for the Cross-Class Bridge Builder Award

Good Morning! Serving Brunch All Day until 6pm today!!!

Good Morning! Serving Brunch All Day until 6pm today!!!

HHBC will be closed on Sunday for Easter, but will be open for BREAKFAST ALL DAY #MarathonMonday til 6pm! Come Hang Out!

From the new @BayStateBanner re CORI reform... http://bit.ly/1h7RDri

City updates CORI reform ordinance
Last week, the Boston Workers Alliance capped a two-year effort of working with the city that has resulted in improved Criminal Offender Record Information regulations for businesses working with the city.

A short film on racial disparities in the war on drugs: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rx7GzTCZc7I

What are the odds that you're going to prison?
1 of every 3 black men can expect to go to prison at some point in their lifetime. Why? It's complicated, but one thing is clear: there is racial bias at eve...

SPECIAL: Chicken Mushroom Quesadilla w Gravy, Swiss Cheese & Cara Onion SOUPS: 1) Minestrone 2) Vegan Spicy "Cream" of Mushroom/Potato

Many stories to be told in One Day in Boston!

One Day In Boston - Urban Agriculture
Caleb Harper of Boston discusses urban agriculture as an economically viable movement in large cities.

Nice Don West shot of @theULEM Awardees (including HH founder Kathe McKenna) from @baystatebanner

PhotoBay State Banner | Serving the African American communities of Greater Boston since 1965
The newspaper of record for the African American communities of Greater Boston since 1965 featuring local and regional stories on the economic, social, political, arts and entertainment, health, and business.

April 26 is ONE DAY IN BOSTON. Have a story that you want to tell? @onedayonearth #YourDayYourCity


Images from our friends @ICMARelief MA, volunteering in our South End Soup Kitchen! Many thanks!

Blessing Bag Distribution
ICNA Relief Massachusetts w/ our volunteers served today at the Haley House Soup Kitchen. Alhumdilillah we gave out about 150 Blessing Bags, helped prepare food and served breakfast and lunch - blessings all the way around MashaAllah.

We are cheering for our good friend Kai Grant (@KaiMali) in this year's marathon! #DiamondGirls http://bit.ly/1i4OUTU

Roxbury woman returns to Boston Marathon for Diamond Girls Boston
Last year’s tragic end to the Boston Marathon left Roxbury resident and entrepreneur Kai Grant shaken, but that wasn’t enough to keep her from taking on the Boston Marathon again this year.

Big News for Parcel 3 Development on Tremont Street opposite Police HQ! http://bit.ly/1lSQM5k

BJ’s Wholesale Club has signed a letter of intent for a 90,000 square-foot space in Parcel 3
BJ’s Wholesale Club has signed a letter of intent for a 90,000 square-foot space in Parcel 3, a move that gives the P-3 Partners LLC development team the needed anchor tenant for its million-square foot Roxbury development project.

SPECIAL: Spinach Salad Wrap w Goat Cheese, Red Onion, Walnuts & Honey SOUPS: 1) Cream of Jerk Chicken/Veg 2) Vegan Sw Potato Carrot

Today Grove Hall becomes Boston's new Wifi Hotspot! 2pm @BlueHill & Wash Sts! Let's grow the network! http://b.globe.com/1hBoDYX

Boston launches Wicked Free Wi-Fi network starting in Grove Hall - The Boston Globe
Boston has switched on a public Wi-Fi network for about 30,000 residents living in the neighborhoods around Grove Hall in a major step toward blanketing much of the city with free wireless Internet. The network dubbed Wicked Free Wi-Fi will bring Internet connectivity to an area of Boston where many...

Sandy Larson's piece in @BayStateBanner about the businesses responding to Ferdinand got the facts right! http://bit.ly/1kqwTD7

Boston businesses competing for Ferdinand’s space
A recent city-sponsored open house at the Dudley branch library offered businesses a chance to talk informally with the public about their proposals for ground-floor spaces in the new Dudley Square municipal center. The new six-story building, set to open in early 2015 on the old Ferdinand’s site, w...

Tue, 08 Apr 2014 20:46:11

Your Day. Your City. Your Future.
Sign up to participate at http://YourDayYourCity.org/ Atlanta, Boston, Denver, Detroit, Los Angeles, Lower Rio Grande Valley, New Orleans, New York, San Diego,…

Jobs Not Jails Rally on Boston Common on 4/26 1pm Boston Workers' Alliance @ACEEJ

Jobs Not Jails Rally -- Saturday, April 26, 1:00 p.m. on the Boston Common

Have extra desks and chairs? Our friends at Somali Community & Cultural Assn Office need some! @deeqojibril PH 857 615 3733

SPECIAL: Buffalo Chicken Salad Wrap w side of Slaw SOUPS: 1) Vegan Carrot Rice 2) Chicken Vegetable

TGIF! How about an after-work glass of Organic Red Truck Wine, Local Dot Ale and Compadre Lager or Purity Organic Fruit Juice? Open til 6pm!

SPECIAL: Teriyaki BlueFish w White Rice, Red Beans & Potatoes & Side Salad SOUPS: 1) Cream of Baked Potato 2) Vegan Curry Potato Carrot

Roxbury artists take note!

Fri, 04 Apr 2014 14:45:09

Deadline is today for free tree applications to BNAN. Go for it!

BNAN Spreading Roots Tree Giveaway Spring 2014 Application
BNAN launched its first Free Tree Giveaway in October 2013, giving away 100 free trees to Boston residents, schools and community groups from across 12 of Boston's neighborhoods. Due to the demand for free trees, BNAN is continuing this program as Spreading Roots. The Spreading Roots Tree Giveaway i...

People need a reason to shop Dudley INSTEAD of Mall - Ferdinand debate continues @Leung @DiscoverRoxbury b.globe.com/PsPmR7

Dudley Square needs Starbucks - The Boston Globe
When Starbucks and other national chains want in, it means your neighborhood has arrived. But not to some in Dudley Square, who don’t want to see any more big corporations. The go-local movement is so strong that more than 250 people have signed an online petition that just went up Monday to lobby f...