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Boston’s Best Bars To Spend Your Tax Return, Celebrate End of Tax Day

Everyone likes to celebrate a little when they receive that all important, highly anticipated tax refund. Here are five Boston bars that are perfect places to hit up this tax season.

04/09/2015

Secretary of State John Kerry outside his Boston home. (WBZ-TV)

John Kerry Dismisses Shoveling Controversy

Secretary of State John Kerry is responding to his fine for failing to clear snow outside his home.

01/30/2015

Mass. House Speaker Robert DeLeo. (WBZ-TV)

Mass. House Votes To Eliminate Speaker Term Limits

Massachusetts lawmakers have voted to eliminate term limits for state House speakers.

01/29/2015

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Boston Named One Of Nation’s Top Cities For Trick-Or-Treating

Beacon Hill was named the best neighborhood in Boston for Trick-or-Treating by Zillow.com.

10/15/2014

A handicapped-accessible ramp under construction on Beacon Hill. (WBZ-TV)

Beacon Hill Group Sues To Stop Installation Of Concrete Sidewalk Ramps

The Beacon Hill Civic Association has filed a lawsuit stop the city from installing handicapped-accessible concrete and plastic sidewalk ramps because they say it would damage the neighborhood’s character.

08/13/2014

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A Breakdown Of Boston’s Must-See Neighborhoods

Boston is a diverse and vibrant city. Though it is small and known as the “walking city,” Boston’s neighborhoods offer all types of activities, cuisine, art and culture. Head into the city this summer to explore all Boston has to offer.

08/12/2014

Boston Globe political reporter Jim O'Sullivan (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Boston Globe Political Reporter Jim O’Sullivan

WBZ-TV political analyst Jon Keller sits down with Boston Globe political reporter Jim O’Sullivan on Keller @ Large.

08/03/2014

Massachusetts State House. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Mass. Lawmakers Pass Major Bills As Formal Sessions End

Lawmakers approved several major pieces of legislation early Friday morning.

08/01/2014

Massachusetts State House. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Report: Many State Boards Should Be Eliminated

Massachusetts has dozens of state boards, commissions and task forces that no longer meet or file reports, or have simply become irrelevant.

07/31/2014

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Daily Talker: $40 Million Requested To Renovate Chambers At State House

Speaker of the House Robert DeLeo is defending a plan to spend up to $20 million on upgrades to the House chambers.

“We’ve got a lot of repairs that need to be done, anywhere from the roof to the floor,” DeLeo told the Boston Globe. He also says wiring and flooring issues need to be fixed.

07/30/2014

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