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Three Candidates Eye Role of New Dedham Town Manager

Three Candidates Eye Role of New Dedham Town Manager

The Board of Selectmen this week interviewed the candidates and plan to move forward next week.
Fall Town Meeting Scheduled in Dedham, Warrant to Close Friday

Fall Town Meeting Scheduled in Dedham, Warrant to Close Friday

Find out when the Town Meeting will be.
Parking Hearing Planned Next Week in Dedham

Parking Hearing Planned Next Week in Dedham

Find out where and when the hearing will be held.
State Primary 2014: Unofficial Results from Dedham

State Primary 2014: Unofficial Results from Dedham

Residents voted for Charlie Baker and Steven Grossman to face off for Governor in November.
Deborah B. Goldberg of Brookline wins Democratic Primary for State Treasurer

Deborah B. Goldberg of Brookline wins Democratic Primary for State Treasurer

Deborah B. Goldberg, former Brookline selectwoman, will take on the Republican Michael J. Heffernan in November.
Coakley, Baker Win State Primary; Will Face Off for Gov. in November

Coakley, Baker Win State Primary; Will Face Off for Gov. in November

Democratic candidate Steven Grossman conceded to Coakley Tuesday night.
Results: Healey Wins Democratic Nomination for Attorney General

Results: Healey Wins Democratic Nomination for Attorney General

With 64 percent of precincts reporting, Maura Healey had 62 percent of the vote to Warren Tolman’s 38 percent.
Dedham Selectmen to Interview Town Manager Candidates Wednesday

Dedham Selectmen to Interview Town Manager Candidates Wednesday

Three candidates will meet with the board.
State Primary 2014: Poll Times, Locations in Dedham

State Primary 2014: Poll Times, Locations in Dedham

Here’s what you need to know for the upcoming election in Dedham.
Gov. Deval Patrick Says He Might Run for President

Gov. Deval Patrick Says He Might Run for President

Patrick, who's nearing the end of his eight-year run as governor, made the comments in an interview with WCVB.
Public Meeting on Proposed Gas Line in West Roxbury Scheduled for Monday

Public Meeting on Proposed Gas Line in West Roxbury Scheduled for Monday

The meeting will be held before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.
Dedham Selectmen to Swear In New Police Officers Thursday

Dedham Selectmen to Swear In New Police Officers Thursday

Get the full agenda for the board’s meeting.
Dedham Conservation Commission to Discuss MBTA 'Vehicle Pull-Off' Area

Dedham Conservation Commission to Discuss MBTA 'Vehicle Pull-Off' Area

A public hearing is set for Thursday, Sept. 4.
State Tax Amnesty Program Kicks Off for 300,000 Taxpayers on Labor Day

State Tax Amnesty Program Kicks Off for 300,000 Taxpayers on Labor Day

Unpaid penalties will be waived on overdue Massachusetts taxes that are paid by Oct. 31 by 300,000 qualifying taxpayers.
Dedham Selectmen to Meet with New School Superintendent Thursday

Dedham Selectmen to Meet with New School Superintendent Thursday

Get the full selectmen agenda for Thursday's meeting.
Governor Patrick Signs Gun Safety Legislation

Governor Patrick Signs Gun Safety Legislation

The new bill is part of the goal to create safer communities throughout the state.
Dedham Selectmen to Discuss Bids for Ames, Avery School Project Bonds

Dedham Selectmen to Discuss Bids for Ames, Avery School Project Bonds

The board plans to meet on Thursday night.
Dedham Looks to Hire Infrastructure Engineer

Dedham Looks to Hire Infrastructure Engineer

Applications for the position are due Aug. 22.
Wheeling and Dealing on Beacon Hill

Wheeling and Dealing on Beacon Hill

The weekly roundup from State House News Service.