As a proposed state-wide ban works its way across Beacon Hill, Great Barrington, Massachusetts this past week became the fourth municipality in the commonwealth to ban the small plastic bags typica
This week’s Congressional oversight hearing following the Boston marathon bombings highlighted tensions between civil liberties and security.
Despite this week’s rain, the dry weather over the past month has brought increasing concerns about possible impacts on early crops like strawberries, whose season usually begins in about a month.
Massachusetts health officials have finalized the rules and the amount of medical marijuana for patients.
A Springfield high school teacher is this year’s “Teacher of the Year” in Massachusetts. The award calls attention to a new initiative in the city’s schools.
In the US Senate race, it’s been a day of words, images and an empty chair.
Stockbridge, Massachusetts is best known for its preservation of the past—the cozy, small-town feel that inspired Norman Rockwell’s most celebrated work.
Student activism may prompt a change in admissions policy at Smith College with respect to prospective students who identify as transgender.
The State of Massachusetts has a new probation commissioner.
The race to replace John Kerry in the US Senate got off to a quick start, the day after Malden Congressman Ed Markey, a Democrat, and Cohasset businessman Gabriel Gomez, a Republican, won their res
Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno announced the city will move forward with just one casino proposal.
Results from the AP: Congressman Ed Markey wins the Democratic primary; businessman Gabriel Gomez wins the Republican primary
Markey (D) – Winner – 57%
The inauguration this past weekend of UMass Amherst of Chancellor Dr. Kumble Subbaswamy coincided with the University’s 150th anniversary.
One week ago the public was stunned by the Boston Marathon bombings. A week later, we’re learning about the two brothers who allegedly committed this act of terrorism.