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Mass. Ballot Question To Target Gas Tax Increases

Activists are targeting a portion of the state’s new gas tax law that automatically links future tax hikes to increases in the rate of inflation.

08/06/2013

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Kelleher Rose Garden Of The Emerald Necklace Park System)

Boston’s Best Places to See Flowers This Spring

From spilling topiaries in windows to small plantings in local gardens, there is much to be seen – and smelled in Boston in the Spring. Here are some of the places around to warm your sensibilities and delight your senses.

03/09/2013

Gov. Deval Patrick (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Patrick Details Spending Projects In New Push For Income Tax Hike

Gov. Deval Patrick is renewing his push for new revenues to pay for transportation and education initiatives, while acknowledging concerns about his plan to raise the state income tax.

02/27/2013

A group of cancer survivors climbed Mt. Washington.

One Last Thing: Cancer Survivors Climb Mt. Washington

When diagnosed, many think cancer is a death sentence, but a group of women wanted to make a statement that it is not.

08/03/2012

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UMass Trustees Approve Tuition, Fee Increases

University of Massachusetts trustees approved a nearly 5 percent tuition and fee increase for undergraduates Wednesday.

06/06/2012

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Boston Weekend Family Fun Guide: May 27-30

The warmer spring weather has finally arrived – beyond family BBQ plans, have you made family plans for the long weekend?

CBS Boston–05/26/2011

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UMass Fees May Go Up

The UMass Board of Trustees is expected to consider fee hikes of as much as 8 percent at its meeting next month.

05/23/2011