Neighborhood Network News: 10/2/18

A new study's raising questions about the requirements for admission to Boston exam schools.
According to researchers at Harvard's Kennedy School, Black and Latino students with similar scores on the MCAS test have a smaller change of being admitted.

Officials managing the M-B-T-A have a approved a contract for new signal systems on the Red and Orange lines. Dating from as far back as the nineteen seventies, the current signals have long been a source of delays.

Governor Baker and leaders of the state legislature say want more transparency on court cases decided by clerk magistrates. According to an investigative report by The Globe, some criminal charges have been dropped at secret hearings, despite substantial evidence, and with record.

Original Air Date: 
Oct 2, 2018