Map of the Site
 
Allston / Brighton
High rent, bad management have a local couple looking for a new home
Renting in Allston doesn’t leave many options
Non-profit organization helps families stay in Allston-Brighton
  1. Affordable Housing
2. Pilot Mortgage Progam
3. Counseling and Support
 
Back Bay
Back Bay’s changing storefronts
  1. In every city
2. A community for tourists?
Back Bay loses a treasured bookstore
  1. Closing in fashion
2. Old friends

3. Moving online
4. A quote from Vincent
 
Charlestown
Charlestown Boys & Girls Club changing with the times
    1. An example of the club's success
2. Fundraising and renovations
3. Inside the computer clubhouse
4. Obstacles and goals of the clubhouse
 
Chinatown
A community struggles as more drug-dealers move into Chinatown
  1.With drugs come crime
2.Keeping the neighborhood safe

3.Help from the police
 
East Boston
Loss of status, lack of words frustrate Colombian immigrants
Breaking down the language barrier
  5 students share their experience
Unifying by demystifying: McCarthy's story
 
Jamaica Plain
Murals send messages of change in a community riddled with a violent past
  Hi-Lo Foods
Bella Luna
Pimentel Market
Mozart Park
Estrella Bakery
Tropical Market
One police officer's memories of changes in Hyde Square over the past 30 years
 
North End
North End Park: Two ideas, one design
  1.Piazza vs. Park
2.Planning
3.Concerns
4.Long-term effects
5.Final obstacles
 
South End
South End jazz: An invisible tradition
Boston’s Place in Jazz History
The Disappearance of Boston Jazz
An Evening with Harold Layne
 
West End
West End residents struggle to raise neighborhood’s profile
  1. A Historic Past
2. Old Loyalties Survive
3. A New West End Emerges
 
West Roxbury
For West Roxbury seniors, home is the place to grow old
All in a day’s work: Adult day health takes hold
Independence, but not always bliss 
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