He trails by 40 points in the latest poll, but Massachusetts Democratic Gubernatorial candidate Don Berwick is talking like it’s his race to lose. Berwick visited and Pittsfield and Holyoke Friday.
Massachusetts U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren would not directly say whether she supports a plan to house migrant children from Central America at Westover Air Reserve base in Chicopee.
Nurses who work at UMass Medical Center in Worcester say several rounds of layoffs have negatively affected patient care. They are demanding a meeting with […]
After winter slows growth, the state’s economy rebounds.
Town Manager Charlie Blanchard says he isn’t surprised, or pessimistic.
The SEC charges the company with bribing officials from foreign countries in order to gain business.
MGM officials say they have been working with local agencies on a number of issues such as utilities for the proposed casino, traffic improvement and starting the permitting process.
Massachusetts Congressman Richard Neal says he doesn’t think Westover Air Reserve Base in Chicopee will be used to temporarily house unaccompanied children who crossed over the nation’s southern border. Governor Deval Patrick has proposed Westover as a shelter site.
The European Union is imposing new sanctions against officials deemed responsible for Russia’s actions in Ukraine. Tuesday’s decision by the 28-nation bloc came days after […]
Several dozen communities in central and eastern Massachusetts are facing state-imposed water use restrictions this summer. But only a handful of cities and town in the western part of the state are under these constraints.
The unemployment rates in Massachusetts and Connecticut saw modest declines last month according to numbers released Thursday. Each state’s jobless figure is the lowest it’s […]
The Senate bill includes expanded background checks, and the use of a federal data base to share information about drug abuse and mental health commitments when someone applies for a gun permit.
A bill sponsored by Connecticut U-S Senator Richard Blumenthal, which would limit the restrictions states can place on abortions, went before a Senate committee Tuesday. […]
Among the items vetoed by Patrick include $300,000 in public safety funds for Ludlow and $250,000 to repair an auditorium in Gardner City Hall. Patrick says he chose to veto funding for these and other items because his team believes the projects would not have much of an impact.
The heads of Springfield Technical Community College and Holyoke Community College Friday announced a new partnership. The colleges will offer manufacturing training to about 30 […]