Region Archives: Central MA

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LT. GOVERNOR POLITO CELEBRATES $8.4 MILLION IN MASSWORKS INVESTMENTS IN CENTRAL MASSACHUSETTS

Today, Lt. Governor Karyn Polito celebrated $8.4 million in MassWorks Infrastructure Program investments in five projects, directly impacting six communities and benefitting Central Massachusetts. Ribbon cuttings in Leominster, Phillipston, Gardner, Shirley and Groton marked the completion of public infrastructure projects that will strengthen communities and benefit local economies. These investments […]

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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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Dream or Discover Central Massachusetts This Summer

Fitton Field, Home of the Worcester Bravehearts.  Discover Central Massachusetts has issued a new summer video inviting tourists to visit the region this summer. Among the highlights: free summer concerts in the park, tasty cuisine on Shrewsbury Street, and baseball games with the Worcester Bravehearts. Find more about all the […]

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Love Winter in Central Massachusetts

The Massachusetts Office of Travel & Tourism has put together a timely initiative called Love Central Massachusetts, to remind visitors of all that the region has to offer this season. “Central MA is serving up a healthy dose of TASTY, SPORTY, and CRAFTY offerings that will make your winter getaway […]

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Massachusetts Partners in Nation’s First Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Innovation Institute

The Baker-Polito Administration has been selected as a partner in the nation’s first Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Innovation Institute. The $250 million Institute is a national public-private partnership, awarded through Manufacturing USA, a federally-authorized network of manufacturing innovation institutes. Federal matching funds for the institute will be provided by the US Department […]

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Massachusetts Adds 1,287 acres of Public Land in Northfield

(Photo of Northfield State Forest courtesy of Glenn Minshall) The Baker-Polito Administration and The Trust for Public Land announced that the state has purchased 1,287 acres of land within Northfield and Warwick from Northfield Mount Hermon (NMH), an independent boarding school located in Gill, Massachusetts. The land will be protected […]

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