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In Honor of Mother’s Day – Moms Head to Washington for a Good Cause

April 26, 2014 To some mothers, this coming Mother’s Day will not be about them, it will be about something they consider to be a much greater cause! On Wednesday May 7th, mothers from around […]

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Average Mass. Gas Price Rises 7 Cents In Past Week

The price of a gallon of gas in Massachusetts went up 7 cents in the past week but remains well below the national average.

04/21/2014

Gov. Deval Patrick on 'Face The Nation' April 20, 2014. (Image courtesy: CBS News)

Patrick: Boston Marathon Will Be ‘Very Safe’

Gov. Deval Patrick said the Boston Marathon will be ‘very safe’ Monday as the city and several towns prepare for the first annual race since last year’s terrorist attacks.

04/20/2014

File of searches in Watertown from 4/19/13. (Photo by Mark Katic/WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

One Year Later: Mass. Governor Has No Regrets About Lock Down Of Greater Boston

Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick says the decision to lock down much of greater Boston during the search for the surviving suspect in the marathon bombing was a “tough call” but one he’s glad that was made.

04/19/2014

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30 Lbs. Of Marijuana Discovered In Food Shipment From California

Thirty pounds of marijuana turned up at a food distribution center in Freetown on Friday, according to police.

04/19/2014

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Townie Trivia: How Much Do You Know About Somerville?

Once upon a time, Somerville was part of Charlestown. Then some things happened. Now, Somerville is a city unto itself. So test your knowledge. How much do you know about Somerville? 1. After Worcester, Somerville […]

04/18/2014

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Grossman Targets Coakley In Debate With Head Of Mass. Gun Lobby

Massachusetts Treasurer Steve Grossman faced off against the state’s gun lobby director in an informal debate Thursday meant to highlight what the Democratic candidate for governor says is the failure of a party primary opponent — Attorney General Martha Coakley — to embrace tougher gun control.

04/17/2014

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Patrick Nominates Gants As Massachusetts’ Chief Justice

Gov. Deval Patrick has nominated Supreme Judicial Court Justice Ralph Gants to serve as the chief justice of the state’s highest court.

04/17/2014

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Latinos Making History – Marisol Nobrega

A special segment called “Latinos Making History” in which we highlight the many contributions Latinos are making in their community. On this edition, we tell you about a Latina who made history in the city of Lowell, Massachusetts. Marisol Nobrega recently became the first Latino female Sergeant in the history of the Lowell Police Department.

WBZ-TV–04/16/2014

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

Massachusetts Extends State Tax Filing Deadline

Tax procrastinators will have a few more days to file their state returns in Massachusetts.

04/15/2014

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