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November 20, 2017 - 10:10 am
The MBTA is planning to spend over 700-million-dollars on a state of the art new fare collection system. The MBTA board today will consider a request to replace the CharlieCard system with an all-electronic, cashless system. Officials believe the new system will reduce bus ride times by around ten...
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November 20, 2017 - 10:10 am
The MBTA is planning to spend over 700-million-dollars on a state of the art new fare collection system. The MBTA board today will consider a request to replace the CharlieCard system with an all-electronic, cashless system. Officials believe the new system will reduce bus ride times by around ten...
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November 17, 2017 - 6:39 am
The Boston Planning and Development Agency is giving their blessing to plans for a large tower atop Back Bay Station. The billion-dollar project offered by Boston Properties had been opposed by Old South Church over the shadows that will be cast by the tower. The developer is agreeing to pay three-...
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November 17, 2017 - 6:29 am
The new head of the Massachusetts State Police is launching an investigation into the actions of her predecessor. Colonel Kerry Gilpin is investigating the actions of former Colonel Richard McKeon in ordering the revision of an arrest report. The report was for the arrest of the daughter of a...
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November 17, 2017 - 6:15 am
Cambridge police continue to investigate after a 20-year-old man was shot and killed Thursday night. The unidentified man was shot at Tremont and Hampshire streets. ICYMI: the male victim, who was shot in the area of Tremont/Hampshire in #CambMA earlier this evening, was pronounced at a local...
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November 15, 2017 - 1:28 pm
There is a new head of the Massachusetts State Police. Governor Charlie Baker swearing in Colonel Kerry Gilpin Wednesday. The 23-year veteran of the State Police Gilpin was most recently the Deputy Division Commander of Standards and Training. In a statement, the Governor commends Gilpin for her...
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November 15, 2017 - 7:20 am
Boston is a strong candidate for the new Amazon headquarters. The Wall Street Journal reports the city has the second best chance of landing the online retail giant. Talent and quality of life are said to be contributing factors. Amazon plans to open a second world headquarters and plans to higher...
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