Region Archives: Greater Boston

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Baker-Polito Administration Announces 2018 Navigational Dredging Pilot Program Awards

The Baker-Polito Administration announced $3.6 million in grants through the 2018 Navigational Dredging Pilot Program. The awards support ten projects in eleven communities for the upcoming dredging season. The projects are expected to remove nearly 188,000 cubic yards of harbor sediment. Governor Charlie Baker called the new program “the direct […]

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Boston Celtics Red Auerbach Center Opens at New Balance World Headquarters in Brighton

One of the world’s most successful sports franchises, the Boston Celtics, recently opened its new Red Auerbach Center at New Balance World Headquarters, a state-of-the-art, 70-000 square-foot practice facility located at Boston Landing in the Allston/Brighton neighborhood. The building was named to honor Red Auerbach, the organization’s patriarch who led […]

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Celebrate Cape Verdeans in Massachusetts

By Francisco Fernandes Tavares Massachusetts is proud of its diverse population of residents representing dozens of ethnic communities and more than 140 languages from around the world. One of the most prominent is the Cape Verdean community, concentrated in Boston and nearby cities and towns like Quincy, Randolph, Somerville and […]

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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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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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