Now that it has approval from voters, Springfield’s casino bid is a step–or more–ahead of it its competitors in West Springfield and Palmer.
The operator of New England’s power grid is asking consumers to voluntarily conserve electricity during this week’s heat wave.
There are some small but possibly significant differences between the big money casino deals struck by Springfield and West Springfield.
West Springfield is now the second Western Massachusetts community to sign a deal with a prospective casino operator.
Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick has not said directly what he will do with the state’s 34-billion-dollar budget. He has to act by Friday on the spending plan.
In the wake of the horrific freight train crash in Quebec last week, emergency officials in New England say they are prepared for a similar incident.
The National Labor Relations Board has filed two complaints against Baystate Franklin Medical Center in Greenfield, Massachusetts.
Between 10 and 12 inches of rain fell around the region during the month of June.
That’s over 50 people from nearly 30 different nations taking the “Oath of Allegiance”, the final step towards United States citizenship.
Mosquito bites are often little more than itchy and annoying.
It is illegal for private citizens to use, sell or possess fireworks in Massachusetts.
A supplemental budget passed by the Massachusetts Senate last week includes 100-thousand-dollars for increased patrols by the State Police in Springfield.
Bradley International Airport in Connecticut received more than 10 and a half inches of rain during the month of June, which is more than six inches beyond normal levels for this time of year.
A scenic byway is designated through a federal program due to its scenic, recreational or historic significance among other attributes.