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

Beacon Hill To Hold St. Patrick’s Day Hearing On “Green” Bills

Massachusetts lawmakers are taking advantage of St. Patrick’s Day to hold a hearing on a series of “green bills” related to the environment.

03/15/2014

Vladimir Romanov (Suffolk County DA)

Russian Man Arrested Outside John Kerry’s Home Indicted On Child Porn Charges

A Russian national arrested last summer after taking photos in front of Secretary of State John Kerry’s Beacon Hill home has now been indicted on child pornography charges.

02/26/2014

Mass. House Speaker Robert DeLeo

DeLeo Discusses Goals For Legislative Session

Massachusetts House Speaker Robert DeLeo outlined a legislative agenda Wednesday that included a minimum wage increase, stricter gun controls and a bill to address domestic violence.

01/29/2014

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

Bill Would Require Juvenile Killers To Serve At Least 35 Years

State lawmakers are pushing a bill through Beacon Hill in the wake of a controversial ruling last month by the state’s Supreme Judicial Court.

01/23/2014

Fracking (Photo credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images)

Bill Would Ban Fracking In Massachusetts For 10 Years

A bill aimed at temporarily banning the natural gas drilling technique known as hydraulic fracturing — or fracking — is making its way through the Massachusetts Statehouse.

11/29/2013

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

Mass. Gov. Patrick To Switch Offices During Renovation

Gov. Deval Patrick will be leaving a spiffy executive suite for his Statehouse successor.

11/08/2013

File image of the state house at night. (Photo by Andrea Courtois)

Amendment Would Allow Mass. To Vote Early In Future Elections

House and Senate lawmakers could take up several proposed amendments to the state constitution, including one that would allow for early voting in Massachusetts.

10/05/2013

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

Mass. Senate President Issues Warning About Mice In Statehouse

State senators are being urged to end their practice of keeping candy in their desks after mice searching for the treats also chewed their microphone wires.

09/12/2013

The Boston Police Department has released two images of a suspect linked to a Beacon Hill sexual assault on July 8, 2013.

Boston Police Release Images Of Sexual Assault Suspect

The police have released two images of a suspect wanted for questioning in a July 8 sexual assault in the Beacon Hill neighborhood of the city.

07/21/2013

Investigators visited a West Roxbury home on Saturday belonging to a man arrested earlier this week after taking photos in front of Secretary of State John Kerry’s Beacon Hill home.

Police Visit West Roxbury Home Of Man Arrested Outside John Kerry’s House

Investigators visited a West Roxbury home on Saturday belonging to a man arrested earlier this week after taking photos in front of Secretary of State John Kerry’s Beacon Hill home.

07/20/2013

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