In all, some 3,000 workers will get new training, and 200 new jobs will be created as a result of these grants.
Five police departments including the State Police just got a big grant with money aimed at helping their four legged officers.
Who should pay for college? That’s a fair question.
Massachusetts is one of nine states that will share $500 million in grant money won in a high-profile competition intended to jump-start improvements in often-overlooked early childhood programs.
Eileen O’Leary, Assistant VP of Financial Aid at Stonehill College, discusses how colleges determine awarding Merit Aid Scholarships and how decisions in Congress will affect the future of Pell Grants.