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Governor Baker Signs Bill To Ensure First Responders’ Confidential Access to Mental Health Services

BOSTON — Today, Governor Charlie Baker and Lt. Governor Karyn Polito joined law enforcement and elected officials for a ceremonial bill signing for , An Act relative to critical incident intervention by emergency service providers. This bill established a privilege for communications by first responders who, after witnessing traumatic events, seek out their peers for crisis intervention services. This will ensure law enforcement officers are able to confide in their peers about their experiences without fear of the conversation being used against them…
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AG Healey Prioritizes Opioid Epidemic, Climate Change, Gun Violence Prevention and Education Funding in Inaugural Address

BOSTON, MA:  — Attorney General Maura Healey was sworn in for her second term today and administered the oath of office to hundreds of Assistant Attorneys General. In her inaugural address, AG Healey focused on a few specific priorities for the years ahead, including a continued focus on the opioid epidemic, leadership on clean energy and addressing climate change, gun violence prevention efforts, and support for new funding for education to help all students in Massachusetts succeed. At the Emerson Colonial Theatre – after…
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Boston Mayor Martin Walsh STATE OF THE CITY 2019

January 15th, 2019 - Mayor Martin Walsh delivers the 2019 State of the City address at Symphony Hall in Boston. (Mayor's Office Photo by Jeremiah Robinson) Mayor Martin J. Walsh delivered his State of the City address. Thank you everyone. To my mother Mary , my brother John , and to Lorrie : Thank you for never letting me forget where I come from. Thank you for always being there for me. I love you. Governor Baker and Constitutional Officers; Speaker…
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Historic Occurrences – The Great Molasses Flood Boston Disaster of 1919

Boston, MA: - Cylinder Stress Failure - The Great Molasses Flood, also known as the Boston Molasses Disaster or the Great Boston Molasses Flood, occurred on January 15, 1919 in the North End neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts. A large molasses storage tank burst and a wave of molasses rushed through the streets at an estimated 35 mph (56 km/h), killing 21 and injuring 150. The event entered local folklore and for decades afterwards residents claimed that on hot summer days the area still smelled of molasses. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. On…
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Marathon Bombing Survivor Adrianne Haslet Struck by Car in Back Bay, Hospitalized

“Struck by a car on Commonwealth Avenue, while on a crosswalk,” she wrote in the post. “Thrown into the air and landed, crushing the left side of my body. Yesterday. I’m completely broken. More surgery to come.” Heartbreakers heart for Boston bombings survivor Adrianne Haslet who has been hospitalized following a Back Bay pedestrian motor vehicle accident. Haslet lost her leg as a result of the Boston bombings. A high tech replacement prosthesis allowed her to dance again. She is…
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Mogul Law Boston – Red Sox owned Globe Newspaper Union Called Out

FRONT PAGE   Mogul Law Boston - Red Sox owned Boston Globe billionaire John Henry has hired a prominent attorney from ;known for union-busting in the media industry. The Boston Globe Newspaper Union alerts workers. Share More: News Strong (tm).com       Boston Globe Office Flier
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SHUMEANE L. BENFORD APPOINTED CHIEF OF OFFICE OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT

Benford is a veteran Boston Police Officer, with nearly 25 years of law enforcement experience. Boston MA: Emergency Managements reports - Mayor Martin J. Walsh announced Shumeane L. Benford as Boston's new chief of the Office of Emergency Management (OEM). As Chief, Benford will have have direct oversight of the office's emergency planning, training, and exercise programs and manage relationships with regional, state, and federal homeland security partners. "Shumeane has proven over his career that he is a leader who…
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KENNEDY CALLS FOR A ‘MORAL CAPITALISM’

Newton, MA: release — Congressman Joe Kennedy III today discussed pervasive economic inequities across Massachusetts and the country and urged policymakers to build a moral capitalism that better protects and promotes all Americans. Key excerpts from Congressman Kennedy’s speech are pasted below: "Our country needs a NEW economic story. Our people need an alternative to the trickle-down, feed-the-top, if-you're-struggling-try-harder narrative that conservatives have masterfully entrenched in American consciousness. "But for years, the left has failed to offer a competing -- compelling…
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Six MS-13 Members Charged with RICO Conspiracy

BOSTON, MA: DOJ reports – Six members of the violent, transnational organization known as “La Mara Salvatrucha” or “MS-13” were indicted today in federal court in Boston with racketeering. As alleged in the indictment, as part of the racketeering conspiracy, five of the six defendants participated in the murder of a teenage boy in Lynn, Mass., on or about July 30, 2018. The indictment charges the following members of the Sykos Locos Salvatrucha clique: Erick Lopez Flores, a/k/a “Mayimbu,” 29,…
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News Foul – Industrial Censorship Disasters – Red Sox Moguls Back Boston Globe. WEEI Radio Gag Agreements

Boston, MA: According to Best of BSMW,  Radio hosts forced to sign agreements that prohibit them from discussing the Boston Globe and Red Sox ownership? More on Newsstrong. com News and find More Tweets Below.  
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