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Beacon Hill Update: Wednesday, June 16th, 2021

Wednesday, June 16, 2021: As of Tuesday night, DPH reported a total of 662,910 cases of COVID-19. The state reported 55 new confirmed cases. The state has now confirmed a total of 17,586 deaths from the virus. Hours after the COVID-19 state of emergency drew to a close, legislation was approved that would keep several... See More

Beacon Hill Update: Tuesday, June 8th, 2021

Tuesday, June 8, 2021: As of Monday night, DPH reported a total of 662,243 cases of COVID-19. The state reported 89 new confirmed cases. The state has now confirmed a total of 17,552 deaths from the virus. House and Senate leaders named a conference committee on Monday to negotiate a final fiscal year 2022 budget... See More

Roots of and Cures for Antisemitism Explored on “The Morning Show”

Dr. Rachel Fish, founding Executive Director of the Foundation to Combat Antisemitism, and a PhD in Near Eastern and Judaic Studies, will visit “The Morning Show” on Thursday, June 10th. Host Mary Jacobsen and guest host Alex Matthews, Congregational Leader of Newburyport’s Congregation Ahavas Achim, will interview Fish about the disturbing surge in antisemitic hate... See More

Newburyport’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Alliance to Host Community Dialogues

Newburyport’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Alliance to Host Community Dialogues The City’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Alliance has contracted with Essential Partners to host a series of three community dialogues. The purpose of the dialogues is to create a safe space where all voices can be heard. Dialogue has become a challenge for so... See More

DiZoglio Calls for Senate Oversight Hearing into Holyoke Soldiers’ Home, Pearlstein Report

State Senator Diana DiZoglio 1st Essex District State House Room 416-B 978-984-7747   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                   Tuesday, June 1, 2021 DiZoglio Calls for Senate Oversight Hearing into Holyoke Soldiers’ Home, Pearlstein Report (BOSTON) – On the heels of the Boston Globe Spotlight Team’s scathing... See More