PM Roundup: More Tornado Assistance; Cape Bear Moves Again

Other stories (and links) circulating around the newsroom this afternoon:

-- On the one-year anniversary, Gov. Deval Patrick announced $4 million more in aid for 10 tornado-affected communities. [Worcester Telegram & Gazette]

-- There's some concern about the viability of the Massachusetts Health Connector, the state’s insurance exchange, if the national health care overhaul is implemented in 2014. [Politico]

-- Store owners say that the Massachusetts State Lottery expanding into online gambling would hurt them. [Patriot Ledger]

-- Endowments at Massachusetts’ 10 wealthiest colleges increased by over $7 billion in the past year. [Boston Business Journal]

-- After city officials said it had to come down, a hanging tomato garden in Newton has found a new home: the Andover Newton Theological School. [Boston Globe]

-- The wandering Cape Cod Bear moved farther east, to Orleans. [Cape Cod Times]

This program aired on June 1, 2012. The audio for this program is not available.

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