Most New Englanders are no strangers to lighthouses. And after researching them for his new book, Eric Jay Dolin of Marblehead, Mass., is an expert. "Brilliant Beacons" explains the history of American lighthouses -- and those who care for them.
WHATELY, Mass. — 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.
Our panel looks at the big stories in the news.
During his lifetime, Ellington received numerous honors and awards including the Paul Revere Plaque from the City of Boston, honorary Doctor of Music degrees from Berklee, Assumption College, and Brown University, and the keys to the City of Worcester.
We've all heard it before...a well-wisher says "Break a leg" just before a performer walks out on stage. What we NEVER consider is, ...
Chaos in Leningrad, rocking Italian women, and acts of inhumanity beyond comprehension.
Commentator Robert Cox with his take on spring, major league baseball, and rhubarb pie.
A new play written by a former army infantry officer tells the stories of veterans from the Iraq and Afghanistan wars and refugees from those countries. The actors are those vets and refugees.
Twenty-seven of Massachusetts’s 42 delegates will be chosen at Saturday’s caucuses. The delegates to the convention are allocated based on the primary results of March 1. Massachusetts will send 22 delegates for Donald Trump, eight for John Kasich, eight for Marco Rubio and four for Ted Cruz.
Two ISIS fighters captured in Syria say they joined the militant group as a way to fight an oppressive regime. But it also provided friendship, and it didn't seem much more violent than other options.
BOSTON — 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.
To reduce recidivism and promote health, the Department of Health and Human Services is taking steps to make it easier for ex-prisoners to sign up for or restart Medicaid coverage.