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Massachusetts Archaeology Month October 2017

October is Archaeology Month in Massachusetts, with a month-long schedule of over 60 exhibits, lectures, walks and events that promote awareness of the Commonwealth’s rich archaeological past. These events are taking place in 30 + cities and towns across the state and range from children’s programs to scholarly discussions of […]

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Massachusetts Tourism Office Creates Thoreau Trail in Concord

Photo Courtesy of RhythmQuietude In honor of Henry David Thoreau’s 200th birthday in 2017, the Massachusetts Office of Travel and Tourism (MOTT) has created a special itinerary of must-see literary attractions and inspirational places throughout historic Concord. Thoreau’s Concord: A Transcendentalist Journey in Massachusetts, charts the places where Thoreau was […]

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Tourism Office Issues MassJazz Guide Celebrating Jazz in Massachusetts

The Massachusetts Office of Travel & Tourism (MOTT) has released its 2017-2018 MassJazz Guide showcasing the Bay State’s vibrant year-round jazz scene of festivals, concerts, night clubs, jazz brunches, college courses and radio programs. Governor Charlie Baker and Lt. Governor Karyn Polito write in their welcome letter to MassJazz, “As […]

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Smithsonian Magazine Offers Free Guest Passes to 40 + Massachusetts Museums on September 23

Over 40 Massachusetts museums and cultural institutions across the Bay State are opening their doors for free this Saturday, September 23, 2017, as part of Smithsonian Magazine‘s annual Museum Day Live! According to the Smithsonian, “In the spirit of Smithsonian Museums, who offer free admission everyday, Museum Day Live! is […]

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Governor Baker addresses Massachusetts’ life sciences commitment at BIO International Convention

Governor Charlie Baker addressed the 2017 BIO International Convention in San Diego this week to reinforce Massachusetts’ commitment to the life sciences sector as tech and innovation firms around the globe look to expand. Governor Baker also welcomed attendees to the 2018 BIO International Convention, which will be hosted at […]

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Governor Baker’s Statewide Tour Highlights Successful Education Programs in Massachusetts

Governor Baker with students at the John D. O’Bryant School in Roxbury. This spring, the Baker-Polito Administration toured elementary, vocational technical and early education schools around the state to highlight what makes a Massachusetts education great. In addition, Governor Charlie Baker announced new programs aimed at college affordability and completion. […]

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