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Extensive renovations have been made to the Emerson Colonial Theatre, which will open June 27.

John Tlumacki/Globe Staff

After renovations, grand old Colonial Theatre prepares to open doors

When the curtain rises this month at the Colonial, the real star will be the long-shuttered hall itself.

// She accused her psychologist of sexual misconduct. The board found her credible, but he still has a license to practice.

Lisa Grover alleges that psychologist Melvin Rabin violated ethics and state law, and harmed her emotionally, by luring her into a sexual relationship.

Community hospitals struggle to compete with better-paid rivals

When community hospitals negotiate payment rates with insurers, they lack the clout of their larger competitors to demand high rates.

Boston, MA - 05/15/18 - Passengers wait for the 111 bus to Chelsea and Revere at the Haymarket Square stop in Boston. The 111 bus, one of the busiest, most crowded, and most regularly canceled, on the entire MBTA network. (Lane Turner/Globe Staff) Reporter: (Adam Vaccaro) Topic: (07chelseabus)

Lane Turner/Globe Staff

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

Massachusetts was a policy trailblazer. Not anymore.

New data tracking the spread of innovative laws show that Massachusetts has lost its mojo.