Lanesborough has been sending its secondary students to Mt. Greylock High School in Williamstown for over five decades, with more than 160 attending classes there this year. Recently, the Adams-Cheshire district made a pitch to Lanesborough to send their students to its Hoosac Valley high school instead.
Seven candidates are running for mayor this year. That's the largest number of candidates Springfield has seen running for the city's top office in recent years.
The Hillary Clinton emails released this week reveal the State Department appeared to warn Massachusetts Congressman Jim McGovern about traveling to Haiti shortly after the 2010 earthquake.
Art Pepper was born 90 years ago today. The great saxophonist's life was scarred by violence and ravaged by drug addiction, prison ...
First I want to pay tribute to all who made the NEPR cruise on the Beautiful Blue Danube a great success: thanks to Cheryl Willoughby, who kept the classical music on the air while I was away; to the organizers of the tour, Earthbound Expeditions and their staff, Tyson Verse, Tanya Masi and Matthew Brumley; to the more than 50 NEPR listeners...
A group of high school students from Northampton went to the streets of their hometown to find out about the opioid epidemic in the region. Members of Northampton High School’s Teen Advocacy Group, these students created a display of interviews and photographs to raise awareness.
We do more and more of our reading on screens. But when commentator Beverly Fitzsousa had to decide whether to use virtual textbooks with her students, she consulted current research on virtual reading.
Kim Davis, a born-again Christian, has been divorced three times. When she won her seat for Rowan County clerk, she took over from her mother, who held the position for 37 years.
Derek Pyle collaborated with various artists to set all seventeen chapters of James Joyce's notoriously challenging Finnegans Wake to music.
Actor Dean Jones, who starred in The Love Bug, That Darn Cat! and other classic Walt Disney movies, also played the role of Bobby in the original Broadway cast of Stephen Sondheim's Company.
NEW YORK — A federal judge could issue a ruling as early as Tuesday on Patriots quarterback Tom Brady’s legal challenge of the four-game football deflation suspension handed to him by the NFL.
Ohio will vote this fall on whether to legalize marijuana. The measure allows 10 growing sites; 10 groups of big investors already have dibs. Some would-be pot proponents are crying foul.