Michael Quinlin Editor
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Michael Quinlin is Executive Director of the Commonwealth Marketing Office, which promotes Massachusetts as an ideal place to live, work, study and visit. He is editor of Massitsallhere.com.

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Mass Preservation Awards include Tourism Sites

As part of Preservation Month in the Bay State, the Massachusetts Historical Commission held a public ceremony on May 16 at the Massachusetts Archives Building, recognizing 10 worthy projects and individuals throughout Massachusetts. Several tourism sites were included, such as the Paul Revere House in Boston, The Mass MoCA in […]

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Massport Launches 2018 Cruise Season in Boston

Massport’s 2018 cruise season kicked off this month with an official event at the Flynn Cruiseport in South Boston. The event gathered together local elected officials, members of the South Boston community, tourism leaders, cruise ship operators and local businesses to usher in a robust season of cruise ships coming […]

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Celebrate Cape Verdeans in Massachusetts

By Francisco Fernandes Tavares Massachusetts is proud of its diverse population of residents representing dozens of ethnic communities and more than 140 languages from around the world. One of the most prominent is the Cape Verdean community, concentrated in Boston and nearby cities and towns like Quincy, Randolph, Somerville and […]

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Massachusetts Hosts Discover New England Summit

In April, more than 400 travel professionals attended the 23rd Annual Discover England Tourism Summit & International Marketplace at the Sea Crest Beach Hotel in Falmouth. Approximately 300 New England tourism attractions, hotels, restaurants and destination marketing organizations attended to learn about new ways to harness the growth brought about […]

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Boston Ranked Number One Summer Vacation Destination

U.S. News & World Report released its new rankings of the Best Summer Vacations in the USA and awarded Boston the number one spot for 2018. Boston offers visitors endless historical sights to discover and beautiful ocean views to admire along its harbor. Travelers often join Sox fans at Fenway […]

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MassEcon Welcomes 17 new Companies to MA

Last week, Governor Charlie Baker joined MassEcon officials and 125 business, academic and political leaders to welcome seventeen companies new to Massachusetts at the 10th Annual Corporate Welcome Reception annual Corporate Welcome Reception, held at Sanofi Genzyme’s headquarters in Cambridge. The annual gathering is designed to promote Massachusetts as an […]

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Baker-Polito Announce EDIP Awards

Today, the Baker-Polito Administration and the Economic Assistance Coordinating Council approved state and local incentives for six companies in Massachusetts through the Economic Development Incentive Program (EDIP). The six projects are expected to create 423 new jobs and retain 193 jobs throughout the six certified projects, leveraging $48 million in […]

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Massport Announces Worcester-Philadelphia Direct Route

Worcester Regional Airport continues to spread its wings on the domestic front, with the announcement this week that American Airlines is starting a direction route between Worcester Regional Airport (OHR) and Philadelphia’s International Airport (PHL) beginning in October. Governor Karyn Polito and the Massachusetts Port Authority (Massport) CEO Thomas P. […]

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Massachusetts Celebrates National Library Week

Did you know that Massachusetts can proudly claim the nation’s first membership library and the nation’s first public library? And that we have a presidential library, some of the world’s best university libraries, two federal archives, and the world’s largest repository of books for the blind and deaf. Those facts […]

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