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32 min ago | Cybercast News Service
The governors of Massachusetts and New Hampshire said Friday they were optimistic the long-running family dispute that has hobbled the Market Basket supermarket chain will be resolved, perhaps as soon as this weekend, with an agreement to sell it to its ousted CEO.
2 hrs ago | WHDH
Four people were arrested following a drug bust in Webster. Police said they found heroin, marijuana, packaging materials, and a small amount of cash inside a home on Main Street.
2 hrs ago | Sampan
On July 15, Gov. Deval Patrick signed a bill requiring Chinese and Vietnamese bilingual ballots to be made available at polling stations in Boston, thus marking a monumental event in the fight for equality in Asian American voting rights.
2 hrs ago | WHDH
A family in Revere received a free roof Friday to fix damage caused by last month's tornado.
3 hrs ago | ScienceBlogs
After nearly a decade of hoping state legislators would pass an earned paid sick time law, advocates in Massachusetts decided it was time to put the question to voters.
7 hrs ago | Nashoba Publishing Online
Consumers saved an estimated $25.9 million in foregone sales tax during last weekend's sales tax holiday, according to the Department of Revenue, which will issue a report on the impacts as part of a December certification process.
12 hrs ago | Townsend Times
Businesses are taking a stand against a proposed natural-gas pipeline planned to run through neighboring towns in the Nashoba Valley.
13 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn
Negotiations at Market Basket are continuing in an attempt to end the five-week standoff that has resulted in lost business and lost hours at work.
16 hrs ago | Switched
Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick weighed in Wednesday on the ongoing unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, following the fatal shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager, by a police officer.
An eleventh-hour compromise by the Massachusetts House Ways and Means Committee effectively gutted the highly publicized net metering and solar power bill, which, as proposed, was considered by many including the Solar Energy Industries Association to be a boon for solar development in the nation's fourth largest solar market in terms of both ... (more)
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I WAS HAVING LUNCH at a Brookline restaurant with my wife and one of our three sons when I got the call that my only brother, Jamie, had died of a drug overdose.
Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick recently signed a law, effective immediately, that requires employers with 50 or more employees to grant up to 15 days of leave from work if an employee or a member of the employee's family is a victim of domestic violence.
Earlier this month, Massachusetts governor Deval Patrick passed a law giving a range of protections to victims of domestic violence and changing the way the state's justice system deals with certain aspects of this problem.
Independent Jeffrey McCormick, who is seeking to succeed in an arena where other non-party candidates have repeatedly fallen well short, said Wednesday his campaign for governor is exactly where he expected 11 weeks before the November general election.
A nearly yearlong effort by New England's governors to address the region's soaring energy costs has been put on hold.
Gov. Deval Patrick said Wednesday he was hopeful that a family fight over the Market Basket grocery store chain that has sparked an employee walkout and a customer boycott can be resolved soon.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 06:47 pm
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