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Seaport Economic Council Announces $6.6 Million in Grants to Support Massachusetts Coastal Communities

(Port of New Bedford) The Baker-Polito Administration’s Seaport Economic Council has announced $6.6 million in economic development and infrastructure grants funding to Chatham, Gosnold, Marshfield, New Bedford, Quincy, Salem, Saugus, Salisbury, Winthrop, and the Marine Renewable Energy Collaborative. The grants will support pier, port, and boardwalk improvements focused on long […]

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Massachusetts Says “Vive la France”

Massachusetts citizens and public officials are standing with the people of France in the wake of the Paris bombings. On Sunday, November 15, hundreds of people turned out for a vigil on Boston Common to express sympathy and solidarity with the French. Governor Charlie Baker, US Senator Elizabeth Warren and […]

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Massachusetts Convention Industry Says “Bring it On” This Winter

State and local officials have teamed up to send a tongue-in-check but serious message to prospective convention groups affected by last winter’s record snowfall: Bring it on! A new two-minute video issued by the Greater Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau (GBCVB) includes cameo appearances by Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker, Boston Mayor Marty Walsh and Ed Freni, […]

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Massachusetts Welcomes Aeromexico direct air service between Boston and Mexico City

This week Massachusetts officials welcomed Aeromexico’s new direct air service between Boston and Mexico City, citing enhanced opportunities in business, tourism and educational exchange between the two places. The new service launched on Monday, June 1, 2015 between Boston’s Logan International Airport and Mexico City’s Aeropuerto Internacional Benito Juarez. Governor […]

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