From the CT Post:
Bill Finch was supposed to spend Thursday night basking in the warmth of the evening sun, family, close friends and political allies at picturesque Captain’s Cove Marina in the equally charming Black Rock neighborhood.
He would have run down a list of accomplishments from his eight years as mayor, making sure to note “the lowest crime rate in 40 years,” and pumping up the crowd for this summer’s fight for the Democratic nomination and a third term.
That was before a shocking overnight shooting at a public housing project in the North End that killed one and sent eight to the city’s two hospitals.
Full story here.