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Statement of Governor Patrick // Boston Marathon Posted on Apr 17

This is a horrific day in Boston. My thoughts and prayers are with those who have been injured. I have been in touch with the President, Mayor Menino and our public safety leaders. Our focus is on making sure that the area around Copley Square   …Continue Reading Statement of Governor Patrick // Boston Marathon

Bay State Briefs: Fire Fighters, CHAMPS and Social Workers Posted on Apr 1

Bay State Briefs: Fire Fighters, CHAMPS and Social Workers

Welcome to another episode of Bay State Briefs! If you’re watching on Friday, April 1st, press YouTube’s “1911” button for some April Fools’ Day fun! This week Governor Patrick visited a tutoring program in Lynn and Marblehead, fire fighters in Boston and welcomed social workers   …Continue Reading Bay State Briefs: Fire Fighters, CHAMPS and Social Workers

Making a Difference: ABCD Corps Shines Posted on Mar 14

Making a Difference: ABCD Corps Shines

Cynthia Orellana Director, Commonwealth Corps Last Wednesday I had the opportunity to meet with 13 very inspiring and committed Commonwealth Corps members serving with Action for Boston Community Development, Inc. (ABCD). We sat down to talk about their service experience, what they have learned so   …Continue Reading Making a Difference: ABCD Corps Shines