Revere Beach

Report: Mass. Beaches Imperiled By Budget Cuts

A new report is warning that improvements in the quality of beaches in the metropolitan Boston area in recent years are being threatened by budget and staffing cuts to the state agency overseeing them.


Elizabeth Warren

Elizabeth Warren’s Campaign Chest Mostly Filled With Out-Of-State Contributions

Democratic Senate hopeful Elizabeth Warren is continuing to raise the bulk of her campaign contributions from outside of Massachusetts as she hopes to oust Republican Sen. Scott Brown from office.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/04/2012

NH House Votes To Reverse Ruling For Adequate School Funding

New Hampshire’s House has voted to reverse a landmark 1997 New Hampshire Supreme Court ruling that required the state to adequately fund public education.


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Bishops Ask Congress To Keep Funding For Heating Assistance

The state’s four Roman Catholic bishops are urging Congressional leaders not to cut funding for a program that helps low income families pay for heat.


Salvation Army cuts ties with charity

The Salvation Army is cutting ties with the largest United Way chapter in Massachusetts, ending a decades-long affiliation between the two charitable organizations.


Keller At Large 08/27/10

Jon Keller takes on a vital school funding issue.