Manufacturing firm moves from Rockland to East Bridgewater
A Rockland manufacturing firm plans to relocate to East Bridgewater with the help of a local tax break that recently earned state approval.
South Weymouth group to hold meeting on proposed override of tax limit
A South Weymouth neighborhood group is holding an information meeting on July 8 about the proposed Proposition 2 ½ override – the town’s first tax-limit override vote since 1990.
New park brings celebration in Quincy
Officials from Quincy and the Army Corps of Engineers recently celebrated the opening of Passanageset Park, located at Broad Meadows Marsh.
Plymouth to host annual fishing competition
Plymouth-area residents can join in an upcoming fishing competition and also hear from a noted expert on great white sharks.
Tax breaks could reach record levels for Olympic project
Boston 2024 wants the city to offer a tax break totaling hundreds of millions of dollars to a developer in Widett Circle.
The many shades of the adult coloring book trend
Coloring books for grown-ups, many with detailed and intricate designs, have exploded in the publishing world.
Olympic plan would remake parts of Boston
The proposal recasts the Olympics as part of an 18-year economic development plan that will shape the city.
Investigators probe Plainville plane crash that killed 3
The private aircraft crashed into a home, triggering a fire that eventually consumed the upper levels of the house.
Hudson Yards shows promise and pitfalls for Widett Circle
The residential and retail district rising on Manhattan’s West Side represents what could be accomplished in South Boston.
On Boston Olympics bid, it’s Charlie Baker’s call
Getting his seal of approval for an Olympics that was forced to grow its venues beyond Boston is essential for Boston 2024.
Boston 2024 touts Games’ impact on transportation
Organizers highlighted transportation improvements, but it’s unclear how many would result from hosting the Olympics.
$2 million in heroin and fentanyl seized in drug bust
Jose Casellas, 37, of Lawrence, was arrested in a joint investigation involving multiple agencies.
Olympic Bid 2.0 is a winning plan for the city
This combination of sound fiscal management, contingencies, and insurance provides multiple layers of protection for taxpayers.
Supreme Court, in 5-4 decision, allows use of execution drug
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court ruled on Monday against three death row inmates who had sought to bar the use of an execution drug they said risked causing excruciating pain.
US officials vow to press on as another deadline is missed in Iran nuclear weapons talks
After several days of intense negotiations over some of the thorniest issues regarding Iran’s nuclear program, foreign ministers from the world’s major superpowers have decided to prolong talks in the hopes of securing a final deal.
When there’s a crisis at State House, Tammy Kraus gets the call
Kraus, superintendent of the historic structure, makes sure a building that dates to the 18th century keeps functioning.
Supreme Court decision does not solve the problem of lethal injection
The court has turned a judicial blind eye to lethal injection’s well-documented problems.
Hank Willis Thomas’s slick image masks a closed door
Hank Willis Thomas hides a sly message about race in the trappings of a slick, advertising-inspired image in “Basketball and Chain.”
Supreme Court will reconsider affirmative action case; justices uphold Ariz. redistricting commission
The Supreme Court agreed Monday to take a second look at a challenge to the use of race in admissions decisions by the University of Texas at Austin.
Obama, Patrick fundraisers host events for candidate O’Malley
Diddy and John Cullinane are hosting an evening event for the former Maryland governor at the Dedham Country and Polo Club.