Heating Assistance Program Overwhelmed By DemandAt Action for Boston Community Development or ABCD the phone lines are being flooded with calls for fuel assistance.
Massachusetts Gets $132M For Heating AssistanceMassachusetts is getting almost $132 million in federal assistance to help low-income residents heat their homes this winter.
Mass. Sens Push For More Money Toward Home Heating Oil AssistanceMass. U.S. Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Edward Markey are among a bipartisan group of 39 senators calling on the federal government to increase funding for a program that helps lower-income families and seniors cover their home heating costs.
Family Of Marathon Bombing Suspects Received $100,000 In BenefitsWBZ-TV has confirmed the Boston Marathon bombing suspects and their parents received more than $100,000 in taxpayer funded benefits over a decade.
Congress Expected To Cut Home Heating Aid By 25% This WinterCongress is poised to reduce federal home heating aid by about 25 percent this winter, a move that could impact thousands of poor and elderly families in New England.
Lawrence Mayor, Girlfriend Getting Heating Aid Assistance?The girlfriend of Lawrence Mayor William Lantigua says she received federal fuel aid to heat a condo the two now share.
Heating Assistance Cuts Hitting Mass. Families HardSome people call it a crisis in the making. This winter, it's more than likely that there will be a lot less money to help people heat their homes.