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Families left in the cold as fuel assistance benefits run out

As Reported by Crystal Haynes, Boston 25 News: BOSTON - Families living on tight budgets are facing another tough week with brutal wind chills and snow in the forecast. But some households across the state can't pay for home heating oil as their fuel assistance...

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Community groups seek larger role in fighting poverty

As Reported by Kaitlyn Budoin and Michael P. Norton/ State House News Service: Community action groups often associated with getting heating assistance to people who need it want the Legislature to give them a broader mission that reflects their efforts in areas like...

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