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Spending bill debate begins Monday

Debate begins on a Beacon Hill spending bill Monday. House lawmakers have proposed nearly 1,200 amendments to the state's $36.2 billion budg…


Red Sox fall to the Blue Jays 7-1

Melky Cabrera, one of a record six players from the Dominican Republic in Toronto's starting lineup, hit a go-ahead double and the Blue Jays…


Future of Westover C-5 planes

It's been more than a year since the Pentagon suggested moving eight C-5 cargo planes out of Westover Air National Guard Base; a proposal wh…

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Western Mass. prepares for spring

Western Massachusetts isn't waiting for the perfect weekend to get out of the house and into the garden for some serious growing.