The state holds its primaries on Tuesday, with the Republican nomination for governor up for grabs.
The two Republicans disagree on the need for a natural gas pipeline that would cut through their Franklin and Worcester County district.
The rental car charge came nine months after Dobelle stepped down amid allegations of improper use of school funds.
The restrictions cover five cities and towns in greater Springfield, and in Northampton.
The Catholic Diocese of Springfield installed its new leader in a service Tuesday. Bishop Mitchell Rozanski now leads the estimated 200,000 Catholics in western Massachusetts.
Connecticut’s primary election is quickly approaching on August 12th, and there’s still time to register to vote.
In 1897, a midwife returns to her isolated home in the depths of winter to find her family murdered. That’s the premise of “The Kept,” by James Scott.
Chicopee Mayor Richard Kos and state representative Joseph Wagner say they want Governor Patrick to come to Chicopee to discuss the controversial proposal.
The resurrected local chapter of the NAACP claims that open city positions have not been widely posted among minority communities.
Republican candidate for Governor Charlie Baker had said his opinion on the recent Supreme Court decision “doesn’t matter.”
Opponents of a proposed natural gas pipeline are following the would-be route of the line in a protest that’s scheduled to last several weeks.
Rural Massachusetts communities still without high speed internet may get help, as state lawmakers aim to pass a bill to pay for a final stretch of broadband.
Regional school districts could get a major boost in the Massachusetts budget passed by the legislature earlier this week.
The gambling board dismissed a request by the City of Boston to delay the process of awarding a casino license until after the November election.
Alcombright says North Adams has no reserve funds left, and he will seek a property tax increase later this year.