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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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Mass Funds STEP Grants to Market Exports Abroad

The Baker-Polito Administration has provided $623,000 in matching funds to help more than 50 Massachusetts companies market their products overseas. The State Trade and Export Promotion (STEP) program is funded in partnership with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), and administered in cooperation with Massachusetts Office of International Trade & […]

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PAX East 2018 Highlights Massachusetts Innovation and Creativity

The 2018 PaxEast show at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center (BCEC) did not disappoint. Hundreds of new products were on display. Experts discussed the latest industry trends. Educational programs shared their curriculum and courses while talking to passers-by about career opportunities in the gaming industry. The enthusiastic fan base […]

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Baker-Polito Administration Files Act Enhancing Opportunities for All

The Baker-Polito Administration released a new economic development framework and legislation, An Act Enhancing Opportunities for All, to build on the administration’s efforts to promote economic vitality in our communities and spur economic growth across the state. This bill serves as the next step forward to bolster Massachusetts’ success, building […]

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Baker-Polito Administration Announces New Initiative for Innovative Solutions to Marine Economy Challenges

The Baker-Polito Administration awarded a total of $4,150,000 for five marine infrastructure projects, and a new initiative, the SEC Grand Challenge, to leverage Massachusetts’ innovation economy for the benefit of our coastal communities. The Seaport Economic Council will make up to $500,000 available to the Massachusetts Technology Collaborative (MassTech) to […]

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Baker-Polito Administration Awards $2 Million in Community Compact Grants

Today, the Baker-Polito Administration awarded $2 million in Community Compact Cabinet (CCC) grants to assist 92 communities and 8 School Districts across the Commonwealth. The Community Compact Cabinet’s Efficiency & Regionalization grant program provides financial support for governmental entities interested regionalization and other efficiency initiatives that allow for long-term sustainability. […]

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