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Celebrate Independence Day in Massachusetts Posted on Jun 30

Celebrate Independence Day in Massachusetts

As the state where the Boston Tea Party, Battle of Bunker Hill, and first shots of the American Revolution occurred, Massachusetts is a special place to celebrate the 4th of July. Whether you’re looking for a free event for the family or a way to   …Continue Reading Celebrate Independence Day in Massachusetts

Seven Safety Tips for the 4th of July Posted on Jun 20

Seven Safety Tips for the 4th of July

This is Mass.Gov’s post for 2014. Click here for our 4th of July 2015 post. In 1775, the first shots at Lexington and Concord were fired, marking the beginnings of the American Revolution. Today, Americans take time each year on July 4th to celebrate the   …Continue Reading Seven Safety Tips for the 4th of July

Tips for Celebrating America’s Independence Posted on Jul 1

Tips for Celebrating America’s Independence

Celebrating July 4th is the holiday event of the summer. Besides getting a day off of work, the Fourth of July represents the birth of a nation – our nation – and that’s a reason to rejoice. It’s a day of backyard barbeques and celebration   …Continue Reading Tips for Celebrating America’s Independence