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National Parks of Boston Resume Operations

The National Parks of Boston released a statement today announcing the resumption of operations and activities at Boston National Historical Park, Boston African American National Historic Site and the Boston Harbor Islands State and National Park. “Limited operations begin on January 26 and 27, 2019 (and) It is expected that […]

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Tourism Leaders Hold China Workshop to Increase Chinese Visitors to Boston & Massachusetts

Pictured: from left, Francois Nivaud, Brad Rice, Sharon Xu, Pat Moscaritolo and David O’Donnell Chinese visitors coming to Boston and Massachusetts continue to break records for visitation numbers and spending, according to the China 3.0 Workshop held at the Colonnade Hotel in Boston on Tuesday, January 15, 2019. Organized by […]

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Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker Delivers Inaugural Address for Second Term

On Thursday, January 3, 2019 Governor Charlie Baker delivered his second inaugural address from the House Chamber of the Massachusetts State House. Here are the Governor’s full remarks as prepared for delivery: Here are excerpts from Governor Baker’s speech: “Think about the Commonwealth’s leadership on national issues. “We have the […]

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Baker-Polito Administration Announces Transition at the Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development

Photo (l-r), Secretary Ash, Governor Baker, Lieutenant Governor Polito and Incoming Secretary Kennealy Governor Charlie Baker and Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito announced the departure of Housing and Economic Development (HED) Secretary Jay Ash, and introduced as incoming Secretary current HED Assistant Secretary for Business Growth, Mike Kennealy. Secretary Kennealy will […]

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Export Leaders Discuss U.S. Trade Policy at Annual Export Expo in Boston

U.S. Economic Sanctions Panel: Peter Liston, Barb Secor, Alexandra Lopez-Casero and moderator Gwendolyn Jaramillo.  Over 300 export leaders and companies from throughout the state and region attended the annual Export Expo held on December 8 at the Massachusetts Transportation Building in Park Square, Boston. Organized by the Massachusetts Export Center, […]

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New Massachusetts Law Promotes Civic Education for Students

Governor Charlie Baker recently signed into law S2631, An Act to promote and enhance civic engagement (S2631) to enable students in Massachusetts to gain a new appreciation and understanding of history and civics. Joining Governor Baker at the signing were Lt. Governor Karyn Polito, Education Secretary James Peyser, Senate President […]

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