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Rob Horowitz: Obama’s Immigration Executive Order; Good Policy and Good Politics—President Obama’s carefully calibrated, but still truly impacting…

Saul Kaplan: Thankful Innovation Junkie—I love Thanksgiving. It’s my favorite holiday. What’s…

Dear John: He’s Old Enough to Be Her Dad—What happens when love leaps across the generations?...

Angiulo: Bringing Both Sides of Local Disputes to the Negotiating Table—Local government may have the lowest profile of…

Smart Benefits: Serve Up Wellness for the Holidays—The holiday season may bring good cheer

U.S. Rep McGovern To Distribute Thanksgiving Meals in Worcester—U.S. Rep McGovern to help hand out Thanksgiving…

Holy Cross Rolls Nichols, 101-70, Improves to 3-0—Holy Cross improves to 3-0 on the season.

College Admissions: 4 Things To Do While Waiting For Early Admissions—Make this time more productive and less stressful...

Jones, Bunbury Carry Revolution To Crucial Road Win—Jermaine Jones and Teal Bunbury collected a goal…

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NEW: Worcester and Fitchburg Schools Closed

Both Worcester and Fitchburg schools are clsoed for Thursday.

Top Stories in Central Massachusetts in 2013

Casino battles.  Fraudulent foreclosures. Jet Blue's arrival.  The filming of American Hustle.   GoLocalWorcester's top stories in 2013 covered a wide range...

NEW: Winter Storm Warning Issued, John Ghiorse Updates

The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for Central Massachusetts, in effect from Thursday at 4:00 AM until Friday at 10:00 AM. With heavy...

Julia Steiny: 2014 – When All Students Were Supposed To Be Equal

NCLB requires states, schools, and school districts, to ensure all students are proficient in grade-level reading and math by 2014.

In January 2002, the worker bees were settling into their jobs at the Rhode Island Department of Education after the Christmas break. I was sniffing around...

2013 Woman of the Year in Central Massachusetts

"Teachers, I believe, are the most responsible and important members of society because their professional efforts affect the fate of the earth." --Helen Caldicott, author...

slides: 13 Best MINDSETTER Columns of 2013

GoLocalWorcester's MINDSETTERS™ consist of some of the best minds in the state--and these brilliant opinion writers never hesitate in pushing forward their...

NEW: Winter Weather on the Way to Welcome in New Year

With a winter storm expected later in the week, GoLocal Meteorologist John Ghiorse has provided some much-needed information on what to expect for New Year'...

Central MA College Standout: Assumption’s Roger J. Clapp

Assumption's Roger J. Clapp has personality and drive to match.

Roger J. Clapp is making his mark at Assumption College. This 21-year-old resident of Paxton, Massachusetts is in his senior year. A marketing major and...

2013 Man of the Year in Central Massachusetts

Competent, focused and successful -- these are just three of the terms that best describe the 2013 Man of the Year.

NEW: MA Gas Prices Up 2 Cents From Last Week

The price of gasoline in Massachusetts is up two cents per gallon from last week according to AAA Southern New England.

Angiulo: New Law Enforcement Tool Raises Important Questions

While ORCA presents a meaningful opportunity to focus law enforcement efforts, the potential for abuse, as always, also exists, believes Leonardo Angiulo.

There is a Christmas carol that tells kids they better be good because Santa sees them when they're sleeping and knows when they're...

slides: 13 Biggest Blunders of 2013

In 2013 there were some crazy blunders in Central Mass. A New York restauranteur tried to take credit for a Worcester baker's invention, a local...

13 Who Made a Difference in Central Mass in 2013

2013 was a year of big changes, challenges, storms, and successes in Central Mass -- who made the biggest impact on our lives in 2013?  Who...

Tim Murray: 13 Who Made a Difference in 2013

He resigned his position as Lt. Governor to be the new head of the Worcester Regional Chamber of Commerce in 2013: Tim Murray.

The Lieutenant Governor's return to Worcester as the new head of the Greater Worcester Chamber of Commerce in May was a major move by...

Roberta Schaefer: 13 Who Made a Difference in 2013

Leaving an indelible mark on the Worcester Regional Research Bureau and the City of Worcester: Retiring President Roberta Schaefer.

The retiring president of the Worcester Regional Research Bureau, Schaefer has been a constant in debate and discourse in the City of Worcester for the...

Ed Moynihan: 13 Who Made a Difference in 2013

Spearheading the 'Vote No Slots' campaign in 2013: Ed Moynihan.

The slots proposal that dictated oftentimes heated debate -- and opposition -- had a major adversary in the way of Ed Moynihan, who spearheaded the ...

Robert Branca: 13 Who Made a Difference in 2013

Business leader and supporter of neighborhood organizations: Robert Branca, Dunkin Donuts Franchise, Chairman of the DDFO PAC.

Branca, the Dunkin' Donuts head whose presence in the community runs the gamut from business leader to supporter of neighborhood organizations, made a difference in...

David Barger: 13 Who Made a Difference in 2013

Helping to bring JetBlue Airways to Worcester Regional Airport: JetBlue President and CEO David Barger.

Barger, the President and Chief Executive Officer of JetBlue Airways, certainly made a difference in Worcester in 2013. After speculation mounted in 2012 that the airline might...

Central MA Up + Comer: Paint NIte’s April Kennedy

Free spirited April Kennedy gets to combine work and pleasure by running Paint Nite Worcester.

April Kennedy is a teacher at Paint Nite Worcester, a traveling painting event that visits local bars and restaurants. The creative 27 year-old from Rutland also...

Happy Holidays from GoLocal

Merry Christmas from all the staff at GoLocal. We wish you, your family, and friends the very best this Holiday Season.

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