HOLYOKE, Mass. — A scathing report last fall found that staff in Holyoke were abusing children in a therapeutic program through harsh and aggressive discipline. A few months later, another Western Massachusetts facility — Eagleton School in Great Barrington — had to shut down after similar allegations. How does this happen and what can be done?
The new charges include assaulting a disabled person, assault with a dangerous weapon and witness intimidation.
BOSTON — Republican Governor Charlie Baker faces a new political challenge in the months ahead: work with Beacon Hill Democrats during legislative crunch time while also working to unseat some of those same Democrats.
Today is John Lewis's 96th birthday anniversary. Lewis grew up in Albuquerque, where he heard Lester Young in the early thirties, and ...
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Professor Baskin of the Department of Religious Studies at the University of Oregon, describes the ways in which women were surprisingly autonomous in Medieval Jewish society
Commentator Robert Cox with his take on spring, major league baseball, and rhubarb pie.
In what's being hailed as a "miracle," Leicester City, a small club from central England that started the season at 5,000-1 odds of winning the prestigious title, has clinched the trophy.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — Thousands of mourners braved the rain outside Saint John's Congregational Church, waiting to get inside and pay their respects to Ron Brace, who was dressed in his Patriots football jersey.
Leprino's is the largest mozzarella manufacturer in the world. Now that the company is expanding, Colorado dairy farmers are beefing up their operations. The changes don't come without costs.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — In a statement, Mayor Domenic Sarno said he respects Mary McNally's decision, and said he and the board were supportive of her efforts.
Doctors and midwives may have fled. Getting to a clinic could be risky. Women have even been shot while giving birth.