In Massachusetts, Connecticut and Vermont, prices have fallen 15 cents a gallon in the last month and nearly 40 cents from a year ago.
Dressed casually in a sweater and jeans, Cowan toured Nourse Farms, which produces 20-million berry plants annually.
Environmental advocates are concerned about the use of polystyrene foam containers—most commonly used by restaurants as take out packaging.
It’s being billed as the “Tipsy Tow” program.
With school children on vacation until after New Year’s and many parents taking the week off, skiing is a popular way to spend free time during the holiday season.
Under a bill signed by Governor Deval Patrick, grocery stores and other businesses selling food would be allowed to file an exemption from having to put price labels on many items.
An Arizona college has backed out a deal for a free 217-acre campus in Northfield, Massachusetts, citing unanticipated costs and significant resistance from the town.
With officials warning of power outages across New England due to Hurricane Sandy, some of those affected may turn to alternate sources of energy to provide electricity, heat and light
Public health officials say the investigation into a nationwide outbreak of fungal meningitis is continuing. it is believed to have started at a Framingham compounding pharmacy.
The Town of Amherst, Massachusetts Monday entered into an agreement with solar energy developers.
Massachusetts Lieutenant Governor Timothy Murray was in Northampton Thursday.
Massachusetts’ State Auditor says her office has identified more than 5-million dollars in public assistance fraud during the recently concluded fiscal year.
Amid a sudden rise in both violent and deadly crime, Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno is calling upon the State Police to perform increased patrols in the city.
Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders gathered with energy and environmental leader Monday to discuss so-called “Smart Grid” technology.
As electronic books become more popular, libraries in Western and Central Massachusetts are branching out to make digital media available to patrons from home.