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Massachusetts Freed From ‘No Child Left Behind’ Law

President Barack Obama has freed Massachusetts and 9 other states from the strict and sweeping requirements of the No Child Left Behind law.

02/09/2012

Hell week at East Coast Grille in Cambridge is a popular annual event.

Cambridge Restaurant’s Food Is So Hot, You Have To Sign A Waiver

Here’s a question for you: How hot is too hot when it comes to spicy food? If you want to find out first hand, it’s Hell Week at the East Coast Grill in Cambridge.

12/14/2011

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Massachusetts Files For Waiver To ‘No Child Left Behind’ Law

Look for changes in school accountability guidelines in Massachusetts if the No Child Left Behind waiver application submitted by the Commonwealth is accepted.

11/15/2011

State Schools Chief: No Snow Day Waivers Yet

A top Massachusetts school official is telling local educators they have options for making up snow days and it’s too early for talk about waiving the requirement that schools have at least 180 days of classes a year.

02/05/2011

Damon decides Detroit is better than Fenway

Johnny Damon is staying in Detroit.  The Tigers outfielder says he’s decided to pass up a chance to return to the Boston Red Sox.

08/25/2010