Sen. Jason Lewis, who co-chairs the Public Health Committee, said that about half of the state’s population lives in municipalities that have adopted local regulations setting 21 as the minimum age to purchase tobacco.
Hampshire College joins Smith and Williams in going for the most stringent certification in the green building industry. “Living Buildings” are so green, they are meant to produce more energy than they use. But some question their ultimate environmental benefit.
Gaming commissioners expressed concern over the proposal’s design, and possible competition from a nearby tribal casino.
They used validation chips reserved for jurors to get a reduced $3 per day parking rate.
The move was opposed by municipal leaders in Northwestern Connecticut. They say the school is abandoning its students in that part of the state.
Last September, a Springfield man was arrested over a minor charge. Fifty-seven year-old Jerry Bradley died in police custody just over a day later. We speak with MassLive reporter Dan Glaun.
A federal appeals court has reinstated the four-game suspension of New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady over the deflation of footballs in a 2014 playoff game.
Polls close in Connecticut at 8:00 PM.
Until state officials moved to shut down the school this month, Eagleton served boys and young men with emotional and developmental disabilities.
The case at hand is a 2012 drunk-driving arrest in Lenox.
The state budget takes center stage this week, as lawmakers begin debate Monday morning. Later in the week, lawmakers are expected to discuss bills about […]
General Electric polluted the river with PCB’s decades ago when it ran a factory in Pittsfield
The head of the Springfield Regional Chamber of Commerce, Jeff Ciuffreda, says he’s seen the economic impact of the Falcons first-hand, when, on game nights, he’s had trouble getting a table at downtown restaurants.
Our panel explores the big stories in the news.
The Berkshire Eagle has been sold — along with newspapers in Brattleboro, Bennington and Manchester, Vermont.