Author: Historic Boston Inc

Would you like to help shape Boston’s open space, preservation and affordable housing investments over the next three years?  Mayor Walsh and the Boston City Council are calling for applicants for four open seats on the new Community Preservation Committee, a group that will help...

If you’ve gone by the Fowler Clark Epstein Farm in the past few weeks, you’ve probably noticed the site looks twice the size as it did when HBI acquired it in 2015.  While construction on the house and barn has been on-going since early this...

Home to the nation’s first public school system, Boston’s schools highlight the city’s long history of commitment to public education, but the buildings themselves offer an insight into the city’s history and teaching styles of the time. Boston is faced with the question, how do...

After several years of planning and anticipation, restaurateur Chris Douglass announced in late September that he has decided against opening his long awaited Third Rail restaurant in the newly-restored Roslindale Substation. Changes in Douglass’ personal and professional plans precipitated this change.  Historic Boston, Roslindale Village Main...