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Politics

Conversation and news about local officials, government and campaigns.
LWV Candidates' Night Monday

LWV Candidates' Night Monday

Meet the two candidates vying to represent Sudbury, Wayland, Framingham and Marlborough in the House of Representatives.
LWV Candidates' Night Monday

LWV Candidates' Night Monday

Meet the two candidates vying to represent Sudbury, Wayland, Framingham and Marlborough in the House of Representatives.
Dykema, LeFort Endorsed as Environmental Champions

Dykema, LeFort Endorsed as Environmental Champions

The two candidates were recently endorsed by the Mass. League of Environmental Voters and the Environmental League of Mass Action Fund.
Summer Harvest on Beacon Hill

Summer Harvest on Beacon Hill

The weekly roundup from State House News Service.
City Creates New App to Report Potholes, Graffiti and More

City Creates New App to Report Potholes, Graffiti and More

Marlborough made it easier to report issues to the city.
Rep. Gregoire Announces New Office Hours

Rep. Gregoire Announces New Office Hours

Meet your representative.
Legislature Sends Water Infrastructure Reform Bill to Governor

Legislature Sends Water Infrastructure Reform Bill to Governor

Sen. Eldridge and Rep. Dykema lead four-year effort to increase state investment in water infrastructure.
Wheeling and Dealing on Beacon Hill

Wheeling and Dealing on Beacon Hill

The weekly roundup from State House News Service.
WeCare Compost Plant Says Marlborough Violated Contract

WeCare Compost Plant Says Marlborough Violated Contract

WeCare seeks TRO and injunction against City of Marlborough.
Women's Political Caucus Action Committee Endorses Sara-Lynn Reynolds

Women's Political Caucus Action Committee Endorses Sara-Lynn Reynolds

Reynolds was raised in North Attleboro where she returned to teach after completing her Bachelor’s in Health Education at UMASS Amherst.
Local Tea Party Hosts Bus Ride to Rally in Boston on Saturday

Local Tea Party Hosts Bus Ride to Rally in Boston on Saturday

Locals are welcome to join the Tea Party for a bus ride to and from the rally in Boston on Saturday.
MassGOP Spikes Gregoire; Legislator Denies Ignoring Gun Briefing to Watch Soccer

MassGOP Spikes Gregoire; Legislator Denies Ignoring Gun Briefing to Watch Soccer

Claims and counter-claims kicked around in 4th Middlesex District race.
Marlborough Hospital Gets $352K from the State

Marlborough Hospital Gets $352K from the State

The money is part of $23 million in grants awarded.
Sen. Eldridge and Committee on Housing Release Public Housing Reform Bill

Sen. Eldridge and Committee on Housing Release Public Housing Reform Bill

An Act relative to local housing authority reform will enhance and revitalize local housing authorities through a series of governance reform measures.
Gregoire Votes for Economic Development Legislation

Gregoire Votes for Economic Development Legislation

Bill focuses on emerging industries, invests in workforce and regional development; moves to the state Senate.
Marlborough Senator to Join Area Democrats to Discuss Unlimited Campaign Funding Sunday Night

Marlborough Senator to Join Area Democrats to Discuss Unlimited Campaign Funding Sunday Night

State Senator Jamie Eldridge, who represents Marlborough, will be leading a discussion on restorative justice Sunday night.
Sheriff Koutoujian Recognizes Employee's Outstanding Work

Sheriff Koutoujian Recognizes Employee's Outstanding Work

Middlesex County Sheriff’s Department workers commended during National Correctional Officers Week.
Owners of Marlborough Company Charged in Wire Fraud Case

Owners of Marlborough Company Charged in Wire Fraud Case

U.S. Attorney files charges in $1 billion pyramid scheme.