Monthly Archives: May 2017

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Massachusetts War Memorials

The Massachusetts Office of Travel & Tourism has issued a guide to select war memorials throughout the Commonwealth in advance of this year’s Memorial Day Weekend. Massachusetts residents have an illustrious history of military service, dating back to the Revolutionary War and continuing through today. MOTT’s war memorial brochure features […]

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MassEcon Welcomes New Companies to Massachusetts

In April 2017, MassEcon held its 9th annual Corporate Reception at Sanofi Genzyme‘s headquarters in Kendall Square, Cambridge. The popular networking event, held annually, connected representatives from eighteen new companies in Massachusetts to private sector leaders and senior state officials. Governor Charlie Baker greeted the assembly of 125 business and […]

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National Travel and Tourism Week, May 7-13, 2017

Across the United States, tourism professionals are celebrating National Travel & Tourism Week, which runs from May 7-13 2017. First established in 1983, the annual tradition is organized by the U.S. Travel Association, and shines a spotlight on the tourism industry’s economic contributions in terms of direct spending, taxes, job […]

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Congratulations to the Massachusetts Class of 2017

Photo: Salem State University Commencement, 2016 The caps and gowns are on display this spring as over 100,000 students prepare to graduate from 110 public and private college and universities in Massachusetts. Here is a schedule of college commencements in Massachusetts this May & June, 2017. Massachusetts takes pride in […]

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Small Business Month in Massachusetts

Photo: Lt. Governor Karyn Polito kicks off Small Business Month at Clark University in Worcester.  On stage is (l-r) Peter Milano, MOBD Regional Director, and Jay Ash, Secretary of EOHED. The Baker-Polito Administration officially proclaimed May as Small Business Month in Massachusetts, citing small businesses as “the backbone of the American […]

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