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Monthly Archives: February 2016

Get Where You’re Going with E-ZPass Posted on Feb 18

Get Where You’re Going with E-ZPass

If you want to travel through tolls without having to dig up the correct change, consider trying E-ZPass MA. The program is active along the entirety of the Massachusetts Turnpike, including bridges and tunnels, with services extending across state lines into the South and Midwest. You may also be   …Continue Reading Get Where You’re Going with E-ZPass

Massachusetts Farmers: At Work All Winter Posted on Feb 16

Massachusetts Farmers: At Work All Winter

This is a guest blog from the Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources (MDAR), written by Program Coordinator Julia Grimaldi. Ever wonder what farmers do during the winter? To find out, we asked a few Massachusetts farmers. Although it’s cold outside, the ground is frozen, and   …Continue Reading Massachusetts Farmers: At Work All Winter

Massachusetts Animal Control: Pam’s Story Posted on Feb 11

Massachusetts Animal Control: Pam's Story

Pam Peebles discusses her first animal rescue story and her work at the Thomas J. O’Connor Animal Control & Adoption Center, which provides animal control services for the communities of Springfield, Chicopee, and Holyoke. “Every single day since I was 17 or 17 and a half,   …Continue Reading Massachusetts Animal Control: Pam’s Story

National Donor Day: Give the Gift of Life Posted on Feb 4

National Donor Day: Give the Gift of Life

If you have received or renewed your driver’s license or state ID, you have probably heard a familiar question: “Would you like to be an organ and tissue donor?” Feb. 14 is National Donor Day — a day to raise awareness of what it means   …Continue Reading National Donor Day: Give the Gift of Life