Month: August 2022

News Briefs

Summer Festival on August 13 The City of Malden has announced the musical line up for the final Summer Festival on August 13.  Taking place between 12-4PM in Malden Center, Pleasant and Exchange Streets transform into an open-air market that…

Massachusetts Legislature Passes FY23 Budget

Special to The Journal The Massachusetts Legislature unanimously passed a $52.7 billion budget for Fiscal Year 2023 (FY23). This budget upholds fiscal responsibility and makes targeted investments to strengthen the state’s economic foundation, protect the most vulnerable residents and support the…

Gina Raimondo For President

This past week, Congress finally passed the CHIPS (Creating Helpful Incentives for the Production of Semiconductors) and Science Act, legislation that will provide $280 billion in federal funding to ensure that the making of semiconductors, which are crucial to every…

Letter to the Editor

Take the First Step Toward a Nicotine-Free Life Dear Editor, The Massachusetts Department of Public Health is running Take the First Step, a campaign that educates adults about free resources designed to help them quit smoking, vaping, or using other tobacco…