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11 min ago | BroadwayWorld.com
Casting has been announced for the Boston engagement of Disney's The Lion King .
4 hrs ago | Boston.com
Coast Guard investigators are looking into what caused a Boston whale-watching boat to venture into restricted waters, where it became entangled on a floating cable and forced 163 passengers to spend Monday night at sea.
6 hrs ago | Boston.com
You can now read 10 articles in a month for free on BostonGlobe.com. Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99A .
9 hrs ago | Lowell Sun
It's more than two years away, but charter-school advocates are already eyeing the 2016 ballot after the state Senate dealt a blow earlier this summer to the movement to expand enrollment in charter schools in Massachusetts.
13 hrs ago | WBUR-AM Boston
The fire began at around 8 a.m. and was being fought near the rear of 102 Webster St. and 309 Sumner St., according to fire officials.
13 hrs ago | CBS Local
13 hrs ago | Boston.com
A powerful fire ripped into three buildings in East Boston this morning, sending a large plume of smoke above the city's skyline and leading Boston Fire Commissioner Joseph E. Finn to take command of the six-alarm blaze which was brought under control in an hour.
16 hrs ago | City of Boston
Each year, first responders from Boston Emergency Medical Services and other public safety agencies respond to a wide variety of medical emergencies and public safety issues on Massachusetts' largest transportation system, the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority's subways, buses and stations.
Gov. Deval Patrick has signed a bill authorizing a $1 billion expansion of the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center.
It's been four months since we first got word that heaven in pizza form would be coming Boston's way, but today things got real.
Kelly Saito, president of Gerding Edlen, Heather Campisano, BRA chief of staff, Justin Krebs, principal at Normandy Real Estate Partners and Mark Edlen, CEO of Gerding Edlen.
A bicyclist was rescued from underneath a garbage truck after the vehicle collided with his bike in the South End today, Boston police said.
After more than 12 hours stuck at sea, passengers aboard a whale-watching boat off the Massachusetts coast reached shore and safely docked in Boston on Tuesday morning, the Coast Guard said.
A group of whale watchers expecting only a three-hour tour got much more after their boat was snagged by a lobster trap rope off Massachusetts and they were forced to spend a long night at sea.
Emotions continue to run high over Gov. Deval Patrick's offer to temporarily house children who illegally crossed the border into the U.S., but Massachusetts is no closer to getting an answer from the Obama administration on whether the federal government plans to take the state up on its offer.
Moana Lane will be temporarily closed for a Mini Cooper rally between 8:30 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. Monday from South Virginia Street to Southbound I-580, according to PIO Tim Broadway.
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