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Baker-Polito Administration Announces New Innovation Initiative for Marine Economy Challenges

The Baker-Polito Administration announced a new initiative, the SEC Grand Challenge, to leverage Massachusetts’ innovation economy for the benefit of the state’s coastal communities. The Seaport Economic Council will make up to $500,000 available to the Massachusetts Technology Collaborative (MassTech) to support innovative solutions for marine and coastal communities. The […]

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Massachusetts Firsts – From College to Fried Clams

The Massachusetts Office of Travel & Tourism (MOTT) has a short video entitled Massachusetts Firsts, which range from first college (Harvard, 1636) and public park (Boston Common, 1634) in America to the invention of basketball (Springfield, 1891) and the creation of fried clams (Woodman’s, 1916)! Find more information on visiting […]

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Governor Baker Gives State of the Commonwealth Address

Photo courtesy of Sam Doran/SHNS Governor Charlie Baker delivered his third State of the Commonwealth address from the House Chamber of the Massachusetts State House. Read full text here. On economic development, education and workforce development, Governor Baker said: “For the first time we’re directing capital grants to vocational technical […]

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MASSACHUSETTS SPORTS OFFICE ISSUES 2018 CALENDAR OF ATHLETIC COMPETITIONS

Photo courtesy of Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield. Massachusetts, known as the State of Champions for its longstanding athletic traditions and high-level competition, has issued its annual round-up of popular sporting events throughout the Bay State in 2018. Compiled by Massachusetts Sports Marketing Office (MSMO) and Massachusetts […]

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Discover Central Massachusetts Promotes Worcester’s Growth as a Visitor Destination

Discover Central Massachusetts, a regional tourism council organization that markets Central Massachusetts as a competitive destination for travel and tourism, conventions, meetings, and events, has a new video extolling the growth of major hotels and restaurants in Worcester. The video appears on Boston Business Journal web site. As the second […]

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Massachusetts Promotes Its Winter Activities on TripAdvisor

With winter in full flight across New England this weekend, the Massachusetts Office of Travel & Tourism (MOTT) and Massachusetts Ski Areas Association (MSAA) have launched an online advertising campaign on TripAdvisor to promote the Commonwealth’s 12 alpine ski areas. The two-month campaign runs through March 5 and promotes Massachusetts […]

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Education First Promotes Global Learning

Architectural Rendering of Education First’s New Building in Cambridge  The term Global Citizen describes a person increasingly comfortable building a strong identification with the world as a whole. As national borders open to an increasingly globalized society, ease in travel, global trade and advances in technology have allowed for the […]

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GOVERNOR BAKER, MASSPORT WELCOME FIRST NON-STOP SERVICE BETWEEN BOSTON AND BRAZIL

Caption: Bob Kraft, Tom Glynn, Governor Baker, Glivânia Maria de Oliveira and Pablo Chiozza. Photo by Maria Speridakos, MOTT Massachusetts continues to expand its global presence in tourism, business, education and innovation with the news of a direct-air route on LATAM Airlines Brazil between Boston’s International Airport and São Paulo’s Guarulhos […]

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