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Puerto Rican Festival of Massachusetts 2014

August 2, 2014 The Puerto Rican Festival of Massachusetts is considered the largest Hispanic event in New England, with over 185,000 attendees during a three day celebration. This year’s celebration takes place August 1, 2 […]

WBZ-TV–07/28/2014

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Mass. Okays Sunday Morning Liquor Store Openings

Liquor stores in Massachusetts will soon be able to open a little earlier on Sundays.

07/26/2014

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Carlisle ‘Smart Farm’ Using Robots To Milk Cows

When you think about farming, you’re more likely to think tractors, than technology. A farm in Massachusetts is the nation’s first to get help from a robot.

07/25/2014

U.S. Customs officer helps two young boys at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Nogales Placement Center on June 18, 2014, in Nogales, Arizona. (Photo by Ross D. Franklin-Pool/Getty Images)

Lynch Skeptical Of Proposal To Shelter Illegal Immigrant Children In Mass.

Rep. Stephen Lynch believes undocumented children brought to Massachusetts for temporary shelter will likely stay much longer than the proposed 35-40 days.

07/25/2014

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Giving Latino Drug Addicts a Second Chance at Life

July 26, 2014 In 2009, a special organization was born in the city of Worcester, one that will forever change the lives of men who are drug addicts. In an effort to bring hope to […]

WBZ-TV–07/24/2014

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Oldest Woman In Massachusetts Celebrates Her 115th Birthday

The oldest living woman in Massachusetts is celebrating another birthday.

07/24/2014

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New Massachusetts Law Bans Shark Finning

The practice of shark finning would be outlawed in Massachusetts under a bill set to receive Gov. Deval Patrick’s signature.

07/24/2014

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Mass. Lottery Raked In Near-Record $971 Million Profit In Past Year

Officials say Massachusetts State Lottery tickets were sold at yet another record-setting pace over the last 12 months.

07/24/2014

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Travel Guide For Martha’s Vineyard

Refer to this travel guide for the best dining, lodging and attractions on Martha’s Vineyard.

07/24/2014

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Study: Massachusetts Kids Better Off Than Most In U.S.

The latest Kids Count report by the Annie E. Casey Foundation has found that children in Massachusetts are better off than almost anywhere else in the nation.

07/22/2014

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