Business

29 million travelers set Logan record

Surge in visitors from Asia, better economy cited; hotels benefit, too

Families in EA motels
As more than 1,700 homeless families in Massachusetts spend the holiday season in motel and hotel room paid for by taxpayers, the state's top housing official says wants to eliminate the costly emergency shelter program within 18 months.

Chiqui Esteban/Globe Staff

Real journalists. Real journalism. Subscribe to The Boston Globe today.