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Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick's administration has announced final statewide commercial food waste disposal ban regulations to take effect on Oct. 1, 2014.
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In this March 9, 2014 photo, Turtle Lane Maple farmer Paul Boulanger taps a maple tree by headlamp Sunday evening in North Andover, Mass.
Boston Mayor Martin Walsh announced Friday he is forming a task force to consider whether bars and restaurants should stay open until 3:30 a.m. PHOTO BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF In the wake of the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority's recent late-night service additions, the Youth Affordabili Coalition is rallying for the ... (more)
The governor is planning to lead a delegation of state officials and business leaders on a weeklong trip to Panama City and Mexico City.
Top elected officials in Massachusetts have gathered at Boston's annual St. Patrick's Day breakfast mixing political humor with concern about former Boston Mayor Thomas Menino's health problems.
AGUIAR: of Fairhaven, Friday, March 14, 2014, Matilda , 89. Wife of Manuel P. Aguiar.
The waiting room of Integr8, a new type of medical practice that opened in a Burlington office building last October, was crowded with patients.
After decades as a largely behind-the-scenes Democratic power broker, Steven Grossman gained his first personal political victory in 2010 when he was elected Massachusetts treasurer.
U.S. senators from Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island are part of a bipartisan group of lawmakers calling on President Barack Obama to develop a stronger strategy for addressing the humanitarian crisis in Syria.
Massachusetts lawmakers are taking advantage of St. Patrick's Day to hold a hearing on a series of "green bills" related to the environment.
Massachusetts U.S. Sen. Edward Markey is warning that the deadly gas explosion that destroyed two buildings in New York and killed eight people shows the need to fix the aging infrastructure that delivers fuel in cities across the country.
So much so, that this week , the he Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources unveiled a Craft Brewers Passport , encouraging residents and tourists to visit and support the Bay State's craft beer brewers.
A diagnosis of hemianopia, or blindness in one half of the visual field in both eyes as the result of strokes, tumors or trauma often means the end of driving.
In much of the country, low-cost beers in the early evening are a mainstay of office bonding - perhaps even the unsung lubricant of a schmoozy new economy.
Amid talk that former Massachusetts Sen. Scott Brown plans to form an exploratory committee for a New Hampshire Senate run, conservative group American Crossroads is launching a $650,000 ad campaign against Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, the Democrat who holds the seat.
Republican state lawmakers are pushing to close what they're calling a major loophole in regulations covering the reimbursement of state employee travel expenses - one that could affect the Massachusetts Gaming Commission.