Welcome to the new New England Public Radio website! Please note that we are still entering in old content and news archives. Our full archive should be available within the next few weeks. If you need to find old archive stories, please look here.
We are posting information here as we have it
The rebirth of Springfield's State Street Corridor will reach another milestone later this year with the completion of the $110 million State Data Center
Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno formally presented to the City Council today a nearly $572 million budget proposal for fiscal year '14
A centerpiece of this weekend's Berkshire International Film Festival is the new documentary "Girl Rising." It takes a global look at problems facing young women. A former executive producer for ABC News with a string of socially conscious television projects, Tom Yellin was traveling the world a few years ago, researching the causes of extreme poverty. He met with aid workers focused on everything from clean water to hybrid crops to AIDS, he says, but discovered a reoccurring refrain.
Morning Edition Extra
Focus Western New England
Join the conversation as Susan Kaplan hosts two special editions of Focus: Western New England. Susan will be talking with Democratic candidates for the newly drawn First Congressional District seat in Massachusetts.
From calling them Soccer Moms to Walmart women, political candidates vying for women voters often try to put the gender in a box. On Focus: Western New England (3/15/12), we take a closer look at women voters and hear what they really want from their elected officials.