The sheriff of Hampshire County joins his colleague from Hampden County on the road to retirement.
Just seven percent of the Massachusetts legislature are millennials. That generation makes up 30 percent of the state’s population.
Tuesday’s New Hampshire presidential primaries are dominating attention, accentuated Friday by Gov. Charlie Baker’s decision to endorse New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.
Our panel looks at the big stories in the news.
Earlier this week, Justice Robert Cordy announced he’d leave in August. Now there’s another exit from Massachusetts’ most high profile bench. Justice Francis Spina says he’ll also leave in August, shortly before he turns 70, the retirement age for state judges.
Massachusetts voters can’t cast a ballot until March 1st. But many of them are spending this weekend in New Hampshire, looking to have a say in the first-in-the-nation presidential primary.
Gov. Charlie Baker, a moderate New England Republican who has resisted overtures to get involved in the rowdy GOP primary for president, will on Friday endorse New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.
After a week of above-average temperatures, snow is in the forecast and could cause problems on the roads Friday morning.
A Springfield baker has a novel theory why his beloved New England Patriots aren’t playing in Superbowl 50 this Sunday; his Boston Creme pie cupcakes were successfully used by Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker in friendly wages until last month’s AFC Championship
The Hampden County Sheriff’s Department says it has signed a lease with the new owners of a former nursing home to house the Western Massachusetts Correctional Alcohol Center, which lost its long-time home to MGM-Springfield’s casino project.
A state plan to relocate endangered rattlesnakes to an island in the Quabbin Reservoir faces opposition from nearby residents.
Representatives of the Bershire County private Eagleton School for boys and young men with emotional disabilities have broken their silence over physical abuse allegations against students. Five staff members were charged this week for their roles in the alleged incidents.
Every year, commentator Catherine Newman dresses up in scarves and hoop earrings, sets out the tarot cards and tells fortunes at her kids’ school carnival. She doesn’t know a thing about tarot, but she’s good at it.
Malloy will propose more than $550 million in across-the-board spending cuts for the next fiscal year. He delivers his State of the State address Wednesday.
The Federal Government needs to be a better partner to the American people, Senator Elizabeth Warren told hundreds on Monday in western Massachusetts.