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

House Votes To Raise Mass. Minimum Wage

A bill that raises the state’s minimum wage to $11 per hour by 2017 was approved Wednesday afternoon in the Massachusetts House of Representatives.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/18/2014

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s History

The first commercial radio station in the country, WBZ NewsRadio 1030 has a long and storied history. The staff has told audiences countless stories over the years. But here are a few you may not know about.

06/27/2013

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Jen Brien Named Overnight Host On WBZ NewsRadio 1030

Jennifer “Jen” Brien has been named overnight host weeknights 12:00M-5:00AM on WBZ NewsRadio.

06/25/2013

David Cheney was killed in a plane crash. (Credit: Cheney Family)

Beverly Mourns Student Lost In Maine Plane Crash

The town of Beverly is mourning the death of a college student who died in a plane crash in Maine.

11/18/2012

David Cheney was killed in a plane crash. (Credit: Cheney Family)

Beverly Man Killed In Maine Plane Crash

A small plane that spiraled downward and burst into flames after striking a pickup truck shortly before takeoff was carrying two University of Maine students and one alumnus, all of whom died in the crash, the school said Saturday.

11/17/2012

Lieutenant Governor Tim Murray (Photo: Eric Haynes / Governor's Office)

Lt. Gov. Tim Murray: ‘I Would Like To Be Governor’

Lt. Gov. Tim Murray raised some eyebrows Thursday morning when he told members of the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce he would like to be governor.

11/15/2012

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WBZ Water Cooler: Hitting the Polls For The First Time

The WBZ Water Cooler tracked down some young people, voting in their very first election.

11/11/2012

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Quincy City Councilor Proposes Regulations For Medical Marijuana Centers

Quincy City Councilor Brian Palmucci took a look at the new law about medical marijuana and noticed a gaping hole in terms of licensing and zoning.

11/08/2012

Perkins Job Fair (Photo courtesy: Perkins Website)

Job Fair For The Visually Impaired Held In Boston

As unemployment hovers around eight percent for the general population, among the visually impaired it is more like 70 percent.

11/08/2012

1,000 turkeys were delivered to Worcester Food Bank for Thanksgiving. (Photo courtesy: WBZ NewsRadio's Karen Twomey)

1,000 Turkeys Delivered To Worcester Food Bank For Needy Families

One thousand frozen turkeys were delivered to Worcester Food Bank from Stop & Shop Thursday morning.

11/08/2012

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