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Telecommunications and Cable
ID theft; Massachusetts; consumer; consumer education; shredding
national consumer protection week
Digital Learning Blog
[1/13/17] Finding ‘Personalized Learning’ and Other Edtech Buzzwords on the Gartner Hype Cycle
[11/22/16] Compare & Connect K-12: Learn how to get more bandwidth for your budget
[11/10/16] Personalized Learning and Cultural Competency
[10/26/16] Pocket Connector: How Texting Helps One High School Teacher Break Barriers and Forge New Bonds with Families
[10/7/16] The Fundamental Shift to Blended Learning
[12/20/16] Energy and Environmental Efforts Recognized at 10th Annual Leading by Example Awards
[12/20/16] Baker-Polito Administration Completes 24 Energy Efficiency Projects at State Sites
[12/20/16] Baker-Polito Administration Announces $11.4 Million for Municipal LED Streetlight Conversion Program
[12/20/16] Baker-Polito Administration Announces $12 Million for Electric Vehicle Rebates
[12/20/16] State Energy Officials Announce Clean Energy Projects at Department of Conservation and Recreation Facilities
Health and Human Services Blog
[11/18/16] MCB Celebrates White Cane Safety Day
[11/10/16] DDS Honors Its Veterans
[11/4/16] DTA Clients Overcome Life’s Challenges and Share Stories of Perseverance
[10/22/16] Domestic Violence Resources For Families
[10/4/16] A Year of ORI Successes
MA Procurement Insights
[1/11/17] Community Compact Cabinet Best Practices Crosswalk to Statewide Contracts
[12/30/16] EPP Program Director Recipient of Leading by Example Award
[12/27/16] COMMBUYS Helpful Hints: Password Guidance for Vendors
[12/20/16] Neighbor-to-Neighbor Program is a Success!
[12/15/16] Quick Overview of the COMMBUYS Purchasing Process via Webinar
[12/27/16] Requirements for Compliant Ramp Slopes Under ADA Design Standards and Massachusetts Architectural Access Board Regulations
[12/15/16] Updates on Web Accessibility
[10/26/16] We Want Your Feedback: 2016 Blog Survey
[10/12/16] Accessible On-Street Parking
[10/3/16] Accessible Polling Places
[12/24/16] Randolph Academy Toy Drive Supports Project Guardian Angels
[12/23/16] Plymouth Police Academy 63rd Recruit Officer Class Takes to Community
[12/5/16] Student Officers Give Back to Community
[9/26/16] Academy Class Donate Surplus of Funds to New England C.O.P.S.
[8/17/16] TY17 Mandated In-service
Making Massachusetts Great
[1/13/17] In Brief: Shannon Grants, Career Education, Human Trafficking, DOC Auto Tech, Lahey Hospital, LG on Cape Cod
[12/23/16] Baker-Polito Administration’s “Open for Business” initiative finds better and smarter uses for state-owned property
[12/7/16] Governor Baker in Israel #MAIsrael
[11/21/16] Lt. Governor Polito, Congressman Kennedy, Dr. Leiden: Training the next generation in science and technology
[11/18/16] MassWorks: Investing in local infrastructure, unlocking jobs, housing and economic development
Mass Great Outdoors Blog
[6/16/15] 2015 Agricultural Calendar: June
[6/16/15] 2015 Agricultural Calendar: May
[5/14/15] 2015 DAR Agricultural Calendar: April
[4/23/15] 2015 DAR Agricultural Calendar: March
[2/25/15] 2015 DAR Agricultural Calendar: February
Mass Public Health Blog
[1/18/17] Folic Acid for the Future!
[1/13/17] Weekly Flu Report, January 13, 2017
[1/11/17] Highlights of the January 11th Public Health Council Meeting
[1/9/17] Tackling Your New Year’s Resolutions!
[1/6/17] It’s Gloves Off When Operating Certain Machinery
[1/11/17] Ice Fishing, Hunting, and Camping This Winter
[12/23/16] New Year’s Eve Safety
[12/21/16] 3 Activities to Keep You Moving this Winter
[12/14/16] Winter Driving Safety in Massachusetts
[12/7/16] Winter Safety Tips
[1/18/17] MassDOT Highlights New Travel Time Technology: Free Mobile app
[1/18/17] MBTA: Framingham/Worcester Line Commuter Rail Schedule Public Meetings Set
[1/17/17] Fall River: Route 79 Braga Bridge Project Completion Overview
[1/13/17] Boston: Route 203 Project Public Meeting Set
[1/10/17] Freight Plan Public Open House Set
Massachusetts Commission on LGBTQ Youth Blog
[1/11/17] Martha’s Vineyard Listening Session
[9/27/16] Communications Fellowship Opportunity
[6/9/16] Calling New Members!
Massachusetts Law Updates
[1/11/17] Word(s) of the month- Voir Dire
[1/9/17] Massachusetts Laws Effective January 1, 2017
[12/23/16] Massachusetts Electors Vote for the President
[12/14/16] Duck boat bill signed to improve safety
[11/23/16] Thanksgiving in Massachusetts History
On the Job
[10/26/16] National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week
[9/7/16] Fall River Career Center fulfilling Amazon’s need for workers
[8/10/16] YouthWorks Gives Teens Opportunities to Grow
[7/21/16] WorkShare – A Smart Alternative to Layoffs
[7/6/16] Baker-Polito Administration Helps Companies Train Workers with $8.5 Million in Workforce Training Grants
[11/14/16] MassTaxConnect for Fiduciary Taxes – Get Started on December 5, 2016!
[11/4/16] November 6: WebFiIe for Income Makes Way for MassTaxConnect
[11/1/16] Form CA-6 is Going Away on October 31: What You Need to Know
[10/26/16] Two Important Dates for Individual Taxpayers
[3/9/16] Your Mass State Taxes Made Easier
[9/20/16] What is the FirstNet State Plan and what is the “opt out” option?
[8/30/16] Does Public Safety in Massachusetts have to use the NPSBN? How would we go about using the NPSBN if we were interested?
[8/9/16] How is this network going to be different from existing wireless data networks?
[7/20/16] How is the NPSBN going to improve how public safety uses its technology?
[4/12/16] Coverage is Key to the National Public Safety Broadband Network
The MassIT Blog
[10/18/16] Defending Against Ransomware
[10/13/16] What’s Compliance Got to Do with It? A Look at Two Hacks
[10/11/16] Where’s My Data? 10 Simple Tips for Securing Your Business’s Data
[10/6/16] Understanding Malware — What It Is and Types to Know
[10/4/16] How Strong Are Your Passwords?