SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — In just one neighborhood, known as Maple High-Six Corners, 132 apartments and houses were condemned. Some people lost everything and moved away. But the storm is also bringing in millions of government dollars, and more people are getting involved in the neighborhood.
Agawam, Mass. — A few hundred people visited one of Massachusetts' veterans' cemeteries on Memorial Day. War veterans -- old, new, and those missing or buried -- were remembered.
A conference committee must now work out a compromise spending plan for the fiscal year budget that begins in July. Massachusetts state Senators passed their version of the budget last week, after tacking on several policy priorities.
Among the most formative experiences I had in developing a love and appreciation for jazz and saloon songs was hearing Dave McKenna ...
An historic performance, marking James Levine's final appearance as the Music Director of the Met, a position he has held since 1976.
Fixing up cardigans for prostitutes, losing stuffed animals, and defiance over a hotdog.
"I've been thinking about telling my story for a long time. And I didn't talk about it and I didn't incorporate it because -- through my work -- I also am very aware of how drug users are looked at."
Around the country, houses, schools and shopping centers are being built on old oil and gas fields — and hidden underground are millions of abandoned wells that are not monitored for leaks.
Some Chicopee city officials want to limit where drones can go. But that may not be under local control.
Rwanda is missing 15 years of weather data. Getting it back would be a boon for farmers. But can it be done?
Rick Hurst publisher of African American Point of View and Matt Szafranski of the Western Mass Politics and Insight Blog catch up on the week's news with NEPR's Susan Kaplan.
In 2004, the Archdiocese of Boston announced the closure of St. Frances X. Cabrini Church in Scituate, Mass. Parishioners have fought to keep it open, but finally exhausted their legal appeals.