Boston May Increase Fines For Not Clearing SnowThe city could soon receive the authority to impose much steeper fines for those who fail to keep their sidewalks free of snow.
Bill Seeks To Change When Halloween Is CelebratedA Pembroke selectman wants to change when Bay Staters celebrate Halloween.
Online Lottery Not Coming To Massachusetts Any Time SoonThe head of the Massachusetts Lottery said the agency will continue to make its case to lawmakers.
Baker Agrees To New Cap On MBTA FaresMBTA fares will be allowed to grow by no more than 7 percent once every two years.
House Advances Bill To Allow Parking Enforcement Via CamerasCameras could replace parking meter readers in Massachusetts under legislation given initial approval in the House.
Amid High Unemployment, Lawmakers Fail To Get Jobs Panel Off GroundA jobs commission ordered almost two years ago by Gov. Deval Patrick and the Legislature to find ways to create and maintain jobs in Massachusetts has never met, causing some to view the panel as a missed opportunity during a period of high unemployment.
Poll Fever In The Governor’s RaceThe hills are alive with the sound of eleventh-hour governor’s race polls.