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Celebrate Independence Day in Massachusetts Posted on Jun 22

Celebrate Independence Day in Massachusetts

As the state where the Boston Tea Party, Battle of Bunker Hill, and first shots of the American Revolution happened, 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 give back to America’s   …Continue Reading Celebrate Independence Day in Massachusetts

How to Have a Safe Summer in Massachusetts Posted on Jul 28

How to Have a Safe Summer in Massachusetts

After a long snowy winter, it’s no surprise that Massachusetts residents are enjoying the warmer weather — but as you dive into summer activities, make sure you’re doing them safely. The Executive Office of Public Safety and Security (EOPSS), Department of Public Health (DPH), and Department   …Continue Reading How to Have a Safe Summer in Massachusetts

Summer Grilling Safety Tips Posted on Jul 2

Summer Grilling Safety Tips

Summer is the perfect season to fire up the grill and enjoy quality time with family and friends. It’s also important to be mindful of safe grilling practices. Two-thirds of all Massachusetts grill fires occur between May and September, when residents and visitors are most   …Continue Reading Summer Grilling Safety Tips

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