News You Can Use: March 22, 2023

This week we provided an update on the 2023-24 legislative session that included the names of the chairs of the committees where bills related to the MFDA have ended up. Also in this issue, we informed you on a State Supreme Court ruling that churches can move remains, shared an invitation to informational sessions at the Massachusetts Veterans' Memorial Cemeteries in Winchendon and Agawam, announced that the Funeral Service Foundation is now accepting applications for academic scholarships, shared that the RSVP date was extended to Friday for OCME event on March 27, informed you that the deadline for obituaries with the Worcester Telegram & Gazette will be changing permanently and that we have reached out to the Worcester Telegram to express the concerns passed along by many of you, and informed you about possible traffic delays for those heading to the National Cemetery in Bourne due to the repairs on the Sagamore Bridge.