Quiet times in the legislature, but government and politics are in full gear.
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The Massachusetts Legislature restored millions in spending to the state budget during a rare Saturday session, over the objections of Governor Charlie Baker.
The next Massachusetts budget is now in the hands of a committee of six lawmakers — they’ll work out the differences of the versions of […]
There’s a wide variety of hearings and topics ahead at the Statehouse this week. One likely contentious formal session will be held on Thursday, as the […]
This winter was one of the warmest ever for many communities around the Northeast.
Students associate 1776 with the American Revolution. But that’s only part of the story, according to author Ray Raphael.
The head of Boston’s Olympic bid is offering no firm answers on whether some events could be held in western Massachusetts.
For those tired of the snow and cold in New England, here’s one glimmer of hope: Red Sox spring training is underway.
Smith College professor Andrew Zimbalist says he doubts a Boston Olympics bid can stay within budget.
The Revolution have been to the cup four times before, but not since 2007, and they’ve never won.
The Revolution play the first of two games against the New York Red Bulls on Sunday in New Jersey.
Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno says he reached out to Menino last week upon learning of his failing health. He says he left a brief voicemail message in Italian.
Health officials, public safety personnel, cabinet secretaries and the mayor of Boston filed into a briefing room at Logan airport. They stood behind Governor Patrick, who told the public not to be alarmed.