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July 26, 2016

Kathy Kottaridis, Executive Director of Historic Boston Incorporated, shares her story about HBI's

SAVED Most Endangered Listing.

SAVED - The Alvah Kittredge House, Boston

2004 Massachusetts Most Endangered Historic Resources Listing 

Built for Roxbury alderman and El...

July 19, 2016

The Community Spirit Awards were introduced by Preservation Massachusetts in 2010 as a way to recognize those who embody the spirit of community based historic preservation activities in our Commonwealth.  These individual and groups are committed to their communities...

July 19, 2016

SPRINGFIELD –The City Council voted Monday night to place a question on the election ballot, Nov. 8, to have voters decide if there should be a tax surcharge in Springfield to raise approximately $1 million annually to support historic preservation and open space proje...

July 18, 2016

Field School in Preservation Philosophy and Practice

Saturday, September 24, 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Sunday, September 25, 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Henry Sheldon Museum, One Park Street, Middlebury, Vermont

Historic New England's weekend Field School in Preservation Philoso...

July 14, 2016

How much are our National Parks worth? At the centennial anniversary of the National Park Service, a new study seeks to determine how much our parks are worth and what they mean to our country as a whole.  They attract millions of visitors each year, but their budgets...

July 13, 2016

Many voiced their concern over the fate of Boston's iconic Citgo sign and they were heard when the Boston Landmarks Commission agreed to a petition to further study the sign as a landmark. The Boston Preservation Alliance had thousands of signatures from and online pet...

Cape Cod Modern House Trust Founder Peter MacMahon will be doing two lectures this upcoming week:

Tuesday, July 12, 10.30am - Noon

Cape Cod Architecture: Kindred Spirits
The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Since the Cape was first inhabited, its residents have used the simple...

July 8, 2016

The Olmsted Center for Landscape Preservation, a program of the National Park Service, is currently accepting applications for a 52 week internship in cultural landscape preservation.

The Olmsted Center promotes preservation of cultural landscapes through research,...

A national group that advocates for the separation of church and state has filed a lawsuit on behalf of 13 Acton residents who say the town is improperly using taxpayer funds for religious purposes.

The Washington, D.C.-based Americans United for Separation of Church an...

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