Kennedy Home Preserved for Visitors

By Calla McLaughlin BU News Service BROOKLINE— Tucked away on a side street here, 83 Beals St., the birthplace of America’s 35th President, John F. Kennedy,  attracts approximately 22,000 visitors a year according to Park ranger Jason Atsales. The light purple and green accented house was converted into a  National Historic

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Kennedy Shriver’s Special Olympics

By Stephanie Smith BU News Service BROOKLINE — In 1962, the Kennedys were a household name: John Fitzgerald is President, Robert Francis is the U.S. Attorney General, Ted  is an elected U.S. senator, and Eunice Kennedy Shriver is embarking on a mission to change the world’s stigmatization of intellectual disability.

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