The Cathedral of the Holy Cross in Boston, Massachusetts.(credit: Douglas McFadd/Getty Images)

Study: Boston Archdiocese Execs Among Highest Paid

A study performed at the request of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston indicates nearly a third of its top executives rank among the highest paid in their field.



Fake Boston Bridal Show Organizer Gets 5 Years In Prison

A Pennsylvania woman who pleaded guilty to defrauding advertisers and exhibitors out of thousands of dollars through a fake Boston bridal show was sentenced Friday to five years and five days in prison.


(Photo credit: Matt Bennett/Governor's Office)

Patrick Remains Mum On Exec’s Golden Parachute

Gov. Deval Patrick has again declined to criticize Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Massachusetts over a hefty severance payment to its former CEO, telling reporters his job isn’t “managing individual companies or individual compensations.”


SEC Looking Into Executive Pay In Mass.

The Securities and Exchange Commission inquiry follows a published report that 34 companies listed incorrect compensation figures in annual reports.


Pay raises

WBZ morning producer Jon MacLean talks with Glenn Briere, spokesman for state Auditor Joe DeNucci, about staff pay raises.