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Mass. Lawmakers To Weigh Next Year's Tax Projection

BOSTON (AP) — The lengthy process of crafting the state’s annual budget in Massachusetts is beginning anew on Beacon Hill.

The House and Senate Ways and Means Committees are scheduled to hear from fiscal and economic experts on Monday as lawmakers try to determine how much tax revenue the state should anticipate collecting in the fiscal year that starts July 1. 69 more words


DOTM Special (Nov 2016 - Boston, USA) Beacon Hill/Acorn Street

Contributor: David Bernard

As we come to the end of the first month of DOTM, today we’d like to showcase something smaller that Boston has to offer. 224 more words


Anti-Hate Rally Held At State House

BOSTON (CBS) — Standing up and speaking out against hate, several groups from all races and religions rallied on the steps of state house Monday afternoon. 547 more words


Single Mom Facing Emergency Surgery Finds Support, Safe Place for Children

Earlier this year, Safe Families for Children Alaska received a call from a single mother with two young girls. Mom explained that she needed to have an emergency surgery… 339 more words

Massachusetts Wrestles To Adapt To Post-Obama Washington

BOSTON (AP) — That chilly wind descending on Beacon Hill isn’t just a sign of the approaching winter.

For the past eight years, Massachusetts enjoyed a special rapport with the White House, fueled by the friendship between former Gov. 684 more words


Hundreds of Fort McMurray residents in areas hit hardest by wildfire finally allowed to go home

It’s been a challenging few months for Fort McMurray residents who have homes in the communities hardest-hit by May’s wildfires but on Friday, many were told they could return home. 344 more words


Autumnal Images

The first four images were made last week on Beacon Hill. Some homes skipped the Halloween theme in lieu of fall plants and gourds. The last image, ‘Shroom, was from a hike in the woods near home last month. 93 more words