(The Center Square) – A proposed bill banning billboard advertising for alcohol or marijuana products violates the constitution, according to Rob Mellion, executive director of the Massachusetts Package Stores Association.

A special election has been called to fill the vacant Massachusetts State Senate seat in the First Suffolk & Middlesex District. The seat became vacant on Sept. 9 when former state Sen. Joseph Boncore (D) resigned to become CEO of the Massachusetts Biotechnology Council (MassBio).

(The Center Square) – The head of an industry group representing stores that sell alcohol said he opposes several bills under consideration by the Legislature's Joint Committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure that would change the state’s quota system for alcoholic beverage…

(The Center Square) – With September came the end of the federal unemployment supplement, which has many Massachusetts employers hoping to see an uptick in workers returning to the labor market.

(The Center Square) – On Sept. 14, Boston voters will decide which two of seven mayoral candidates advance to the Nov. 2 general election.

(The Center Square) – A proposed bill banning billboard advertising for alcohol or marijuana products violates the constitution, according to Rob Mellion, executive director of the Massachusetts Package Stores Association.

A special election has been called to fill the vacant Massachusetts State Senate seat in the First Suffolk & Middlesex District. The seat became vacant on Sept. 9 when former state Sen. Joseph Boncore (D) resigned to become CEO of the Massachusetts Biotechnology Council (MassBio).

(The Center Square) – The head of an industry group representing stores that sell alcohol said he opposes several bills under consideration by the Legislature's Joint Committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure that would change the state’s quota system for alcoholic beverage…

(The Center Square) – With September came the end of the federal unemployment supplement, which has many Massachusetts employers hoping to see an uptick in workers returning to the labor market.