We invited each candidate still on the presidential primary ballot to come on our air for an interview about issues important to western Massachusetts. We’ll hear from the candidates who responded to that invitation.
Massachusetts State Senator Brian Joyce made headlines last week when his law office was raided by the FBI and IRS, but few Republicans are calling for him to resign so far.
The presidential campaign is front and center, but voters in both Vermont and New Hampshire will also pick new governors this year.
A cold snap this weekend could hold up the process, but some syrup makes have started tapping trees and collecting sap.
Just seven percent of the Massachusetts legislature are millennials. That generation makes up 30 percent of the state’s population.
Malloy will propose more than $550 million in across-the-board spending cuts for the next fiscal year. He delivers his State of the State address Wednesday.
In a call with reporters, the President of ISO New England, said the region continues to see price spikes when demand is high on cold winter days.
Massachusetts State Senator Ben Downing will not seek re-election this fall, part of a promise he says he made to himself ten years ago.
Governor Charlie Baker releases his budget bill this week, while House Speaker Robert DeLeo lays out his priorities for 2016.
About 87 percent of students graduated in four years last school year, an increase of just over a percentage point from 2014.
Massachusetts Senate President Stan Rosenberg has stepped up his rhetoric in recent days questioning the proposed Kinder Morgan pipeline that cuts through western Mass. But Rosenberg, an Amherst Democrat, has yet to definitively say where he stands on the project.
Governor Charlie Baker will outline his vision for the state on Thursday as he gives his first State of the Commonwealth address. On the same day, the Senate returns to work.
Springfield Congressman Richard Neal is defending his support for legislation that would preempt investment industry reforms sought by the Obama administration.
Brian Sullivan was elected in November, but became acting mayor just days later, after former Mayor Daniel Knapik stepped down to take a state job.
The history of competitive insults goes back generations, and it’s having a renaissance in the form of battle rap. Thanks to social media, rap battle leagues have popped up around the world recently.