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.
Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick says Boston was chosen to take part in a counter-terrorism initiative because of how the area’s law enforcement agencies responded to the marathon bombing.
The gambling board dismissed a request by the City of Boston to delay the process of awarding a casino license until after the November election.
Voters in Boston Tuesday are electing their first new mayor in twenty years. Either City Councilor John Connolly or state Rep. Marty Walsh will succeed the retiring Tom Menino.
In a visit to Boston Wedensday afternoon, President Barack Obama will cite the slow start of the Massachusetts health care system to keep expectations low for early sign-ups for his own overhaul.</
For the third time in nine years, the Boston Red Sox are in the World Series.
The two finalists in the race to succeed Boston Mayor Thomas Menino now face the difficult task of winning over an electorate that seems decidedly uncertain over the city’s next generation of leade
While Boston went to the polls to narrow their field of mayoral contenders, other pockets of Massachusetts also cast ballots Tuesday.
President Barack Obama arrived in Boston Wednesday to headline a campaign rally for Democrat Ed Markey, hoping to give him a boost over Republican Gabriel Gomez in the state’s special election for
Donations to the fund for victims of last week’s bombings at the Boston Marathon now total well over $20 million.
In the aftermath of the bombings at Monday’s Boston Marathon, police and organizers of upcoming summer events in the Berkshires say they have plans in place to anticipate security threats.
Three people are dead and at least 140 injured after a pair of bombs exploded near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Boylston Street.
David Chabot is a medical technician at Tufts Medical Center in Boston, and is originally from western Massachusetts.