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Flynn: His connection with the values,
Boston HeraldFlynn: His connection with the values, people of the city rememberedBoston HeraldPhoto by: Arthur Pollock. UNIQUE ABILITY: Mayor Raymond L. Flynn, right, presents a lantern to Nelson Mandela in June 1990, as Gov. Michael Dukakis, left, and U.S. Sen. Edward M. Kennedy look on. 1. Friday, December 6, 2013. PrintEmail Comments  ...Mass. residents remember Nelson Mandela's visitsNECNall 15,382 news articles »
Posted on 6 December 2013 | 5:44 pm
NH Odd Couples: Katherine Rogers and Al
NH Odd Couples: Katherine Rogers and Al BaldasaroConcord MonitorI earned my stripes working for liberal leaders Walter Mondale, Michael Dukakis, Tom Harkin and John Durkin. I served in the New Hampshire Legislature in the early 1990s as one of a small group of Democrats who battled a strong conservative Republican ...
Posted on 6 December 2013 | 9:05 am
Former Mayor Flynn: I'm proud Boston played
Former Mayor Flynn: I'm proud Boston played a role in modern historyNECN(NECN: Jackie Bruno, Boston) – Nelson Mandela came to Boston in 1990 and spoke to over 200,000 people. Two of the people he met, former Mass. Gov. Michael Dukakis and former Boston Mayor Ray Flynn told NECN what the former South African ...
Posted on 6 December 2013 | 6:44 am
Rilling Shares Experience at Mayors'
Rilling Shares Experience at Mayors' Conference at HarvardPatch.comRilling mentioned that he had met Michael Dukakis and his wife Kitty. Rilling listed topics covered at the conference including: transitioning from campaign to city hall, lessons learned from other mayors, the budgeting process, and the issue of ...
Posted on 6 December 2013 | 3:02 am
Boston remembers Nelson Mandela - Boston
Boston HeraldBoston remembers Nelson MandelaBoston HeraldHerald file photo. Nelson Mandela takes the stage at the Hatch Shell on the Esplanade June 23, 1990, with then-Gov. Michael Dukakis, far left, U.S. Sen. Edward Kennedy, at left, and then-Mayor Raymond Flynn to the right. 1. Thursday, December 5, 2013.
Posted on 5 December 2013 | 5:07 pm
Boston remembers Nelson MandelaBostonians will never forget Nelson Mandela's visit to the city June 23-24, 1990, where he was hailed as "the statesman of our time." He stopped at Madison Park High School and spoke to a quarter-million people -- it seemed like more -- at the Esplanade. Here are the memories coming in today on the death of Mandela, 95:
Posted on 5 December 2013 | 5:10 pm
Several people pull nomination papers forTown election season is underway as several people pulled nomination papers Monday, the first day they were available.
Posted on 3 December 2013 | 4:55 am
I'm No DoctorCareful, this game might raise your blood pressure. In this Ask Me One More final round led by puzzle guru John Chaneski, contestants must identify fake doctors--and by that we mean notable people and fictional characters who have the initials "M.D."
Posted on 27 November 2013 | 9:19 pm
Website asks people to share stories of JFKThere's no shortage of places for people to share memories of where they were 50 years ago when they found out John F. Kennedy had been assassinated. But a website debuting Monday aims to take the focus ...
Posted on 18 November 2013 | 5:22 am
Former Gov. Dukakis to speak at GirlsHAVERHILL - Girls Inc. of Greater Haverhill will celebrate its 100th birthday Thursday, Nov. 21 at DiBurros Function Facility with a dinner and awards ceremony. Diane Patrick, First Lady of Massachusetts, is the honorary chair of the event, titled "G
Posted on 17 November 2013 | 9:24 pm
Michael Dukakis visits New England CenterFormer Gov. Michael Dukakis is turning 80 in November, and he’s asking that all presents be given to the New England Center for Children. “Numerous requests, only one beneficiary,” a smiling Dukakis said this morning during a visit at the center, for ...
Posted on 27 September 2013 | 4:46 am
Michael Dukakis Fast Facts(CNN)-- Here's a look at the life of Michael Dukakis, three-term Governor of Massachusetts Personal: Birth date: November 3, 1933 Birth place: Brookline, Massachusetts Birth name: Michael Stanley Dukakis Father: Panos Dukakis, an obstetrician ...
Posted on 26 September 2013 | 2:29 pm
Screaming at Michael DukakisIn 1974 Michael Dukakis was elected as the governor of Massachusetts. That year, thousands of miles away, on the opposite coast of our great nation, I was born. Little did either of us know that 13 years later we would come face to face.
Posted on 23 July 2013 | 4:42 am
Michael Dukakis says he's not headed to theFormer Massachusetts governor Michael Dukakis said Monday he will not be a candidate to replace Democrat John Kerry in the Senate if Kerry becomes the next secretary of State. Dukakis, the 1988 Democratic presidential nominee, told the CBS ...
Posted on 17 December 2012 | 5:22 am
Michael Dukakis Will Not Be Interim SenatorBOSTON (CBS) – Former Gov. Michael Dukakis says he will not be a candidate for appointment as interim senator should Sen. John Kerry resign to accept appointment as Secretary of State. In a brief State House interview Monday, Dukakis told WBZ-TV: “I ...
Posted on 16 December 2012 | 8:00 am
The Luncheon Society/MichaelEditor's note—Look for a bunch of narratives coming up quickly as we update our TLS site. There are roughly 20 new ones on their way. For Mike Dukakis, the 2012 election was one of the happiest in his life, and that includes ...
Posted on 4 December 2013 | 5:08 pm
Historical Public Relations Epic Fails -While running for President in 1988, Michael Dukakis was often accused of being soft on national defense. Since it was his leading criticism, his public relations team decided to tackle it headfirst. To show how not-soft Michael ...
Posted on 28 November 2013 | 2:10 am
Dukakis and the Tank - POLITICOBennett was a 23-year-old political rookie in 1988 when he was sent to a General Dynamics facility in Sterling Heights, Mich., to organize a campaign stop for Democratic presidential nominee Michael Dukakis: a ride in a ...
Posted on 17 November 2013 | 5:57 pm
Michael S. Dukakis – A TrueMichael S. Dukakis – A True Humanist. Today, November 3, Michael S. Dukakis, the founding chairman of the Boston Global Forum (BGF), turned 80 years old. This outstanding American leader, in his days as Governor, ...
Posted on 11 November 2013 | 12:00 am
Governor Michael Dukakis Speaks atThis past Wednesday, November 6, our SPA 2 class completed their final lecture with a visit from Michael Dukakis, the former governor of Massachusetts and an expert on health care reform. Governor Dukakis shared a ...
Posted on 8 November 2013 | 7:14 am