Voters this November will decide whether to give every worker in Massachusetts access to sick time.
More than 120 scarecrows will line the 63-mile stretch of scenic road to commemorate the anniversary and -- organizers hope -- bring more tourists to the region.
The New England Farm Workers Council won't have to pay back any money to the state.
Willie Nelson and Wynton Marsalis made for a simpatico pairing when they began making music together in 2007. The trumpeter welcomed the country music legend to Jazz at Lincoln Center, (in Bambino terms, The House that Wynton Built), for an intensive week of rehearsals and performances that Blue Note released as Two Men With the Blues.
This past weekend was a big one for orchestras in Massachusetts. On Saturday evening my colleague John Nowacki gave his first pre-concert talk for the Springfield Symphony Orchestra and was witness to a season opening concert he called splendid and “breathtaking.”
Cape Cod — On August 12th, I journeyed out to Cape Cod for my first deep sea fishing trip. While on board, I spoke to the crew and fellow passengers ...
Amalio Jusino has personally responded to about 40 heroin overdose calls in the past 12 months. He's been able to save a lot of lives, and he's seen other people die.
Any devotee of TV crime dramas or police procedural shows hears the phrase regularly. But court decisions in recent years have chipped away at that principle.
Racist and threatening graffiti left on dormitory doors at UMass Amherst this week continues to draw outrage and and calls for the administration to do more when it comes to diversity. The messages were left at the rooms of three students of color. Some are using the incidents to have a larger discussion about diversity on campus.
The newspaper's heartfelt column about a political cartoon that was widely criticized as racist raises a question: Did editors learn the right lessons from the uproar?
It's been hailed as a miracle treatment for sufferers of the infectious, liver disease -- but its price of $1000 per pill is also raising eyebrows and economic concerns.
The 30-person team is designed to be deployed nationally in case anyone else in the country is diagnosed with Ebola. The team would provide medical assistance to hospitals.