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Blue MauMau
Tuesday, July 19, 2011
BOSTON – If anyone on Beacon Hill knows franchising, it would be state senator Brian A. Joyce (D). His district office is located in Canton, Massachusetts, where franchisor Dunkin' Brands Inc. is headquartered. If there are franchisee war stories, Sena...
Canton Citizen
Thursday, July 14, 2011
For the third time in the past five years, a proposed budget amendment authored by state Senator Brian A. Joyce that sought to end the use of electric skin shocks as a treatment option in Massachusetts met its end in a conference committee after Hou...
Braintree Patch
Wednesday, July 13, 2011
The 2012 state budget that Gov. Deval Patrick signed on Monday brought with it more discussion about squeezing savings by limiting collective bargaining, but that talk does not appear necessary in Braintree.  <...
Canton Patch
Saturday, July 9, 2011
Last week, Senator Brian A. Joyce and the state senate unanimously passed legislation that cracks down on human trafficking in Massachusetts. The bill includes strong criminal penalties for forced labor and sexual servitude and establishes importan...
Friday, July 8, 2011
THE STATE HOUSE — The voices in Gov. Deval Patrick’s head grew in number and intensity this week as the land-mine riddled search to find that one “meaningful” voice for labor in municipal health insurance negotiations bogged ...
Friday, July 8, 2011
  REDISTRICTING IS COMING: State Senator Brian Joyce (D-Milton) wanted to alert Stoughton residents regarding redistricting.   He writes, "Every ten years when the U.S. Census figures are relea...
Wicked Local Canton
Friday, July 8, 2011
Canton — After more than a decade of watching legislation die without action, critics of the Judge Rotenberg Center’s controversial shock therapy program say they are closer than ever to ending it. <...
Canton Patch
Thursday, July 7, 2011
Budget Promotes Cautious Spending and Increased Efficiency   Representative William C. Galvin (D-Canton) and Senator Brian A. Joyce (D-Milton) are pleased to announce the passage of a $30.59 billion spending plan for fiscal year ...
Patriot Ledger
Thursday, June 30, 2011
BRAINTREE — A re-enactment of the signing of the Declaration of Independence will highlight the time capsule inspection ceremony set for 9 a.m. Monday at town hall. The stone cairn that surrounds the capsule is on the town hall mall. Re-ena...
Boston Globe
Wednesday, June 29, 2011
After 10 years of planning, changing plans, and a Town Meeting vote to rezone the property, construction is nearly complete at the new mixed-use development complex at 36 Central Ave. Developer Michael Roberts, of Milton Partners LLC, spoke about ...
Milton Patch
Wednesday, June 29, 2011
The Residences at Brook Hill, a mixed-use development of 18 luxury condominiums and three commercial suites at 36 Central Ave., was officially opened to the public on Tuesday, June 28, with a ribbon cutting ceremony. Many people who have been involve...
Canton Patch
Monday, June 27, 2011
A self-titled children’s rights advocate is rallying his troops to boycott Massachusetts and New York radio stations from airing advertisements for the Judge Rotenberg Center in Canton. George Deabold, who refers to himself as a national children
Canton Patch
Friday, June 24, 2011
  Offers Emergency Relief Related to June Storms   Senator Brian A. Joyce voted recently for a fiscal year 2011 supplemental budget that will provide $15 million for costs to the Commonwealth related to the ...
Blue MauMau
Thursday, June 23, 2011
BOSTON — Massachusetts has introduced a bill, which aims to curb abusive agreements that govern the franchise relationship. State Senator Brian A. Joyce (D) has petitioned for the passage of the bill, which prevents franchisors from encroachment,...
Milton Patch
Sunday, June 19, 2011
                       Cunningham Students Visit State House   Cunningham fifth-grade students toured the Massachusetts ...