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BOSTON — Cities and towns won’t soon get the local aid increases that Gov. Charlie Baker proposed back in January and the planned implementation of a new school funding law in the new fiscal year is on hold, at least for the time being. With work on the fiscal 2021 budget stalled and just 10 […]
BOSTON – Gov. Charlie Baker is ready to let people tee off in Massachusetts again. The administration updated a COVID-19 essential services webpage Thursday morning and said that while golf courses are not considered essential businesses, “private operators of golf courses may permit individuals access to the property so long as there are no gatherings of any […]
BOSTON – The death toll from COVID-19 climbed above 4,000 on Sunday, when the Department of Public Health reported 158 new deaths attributable to the respiratory disease in Massachusetts. The coronavirus-caused disease has now killed 4,004 people in Massachusetts in about a month and a half. The first COVID-19 death in the state was reported […]
BOSTON –  The surge of COVID-19 patients that the state has been planning for has arrived “At this point in time … we are in the surge, yes,” Gov. Charlie Baker said during his daily coronavirus press conference late Wednesday morning. The surge of patients requiring hospitalization was forecast by the Baker administration to hit […]
BOSTON – Usually when all eyes in Massachusetts are on the skies to see the New England Patriots plane touch down it’s because it’s carrying another Lombardi Trophy back from the Super Bowl. But on Thursday afternoon, the Pats plane is expected to land at Logan with more than 1 million N95 masks for Massachusetts […]