The Massachusetts Gaming Commission Thursday voted to allow MGM Springfield to begin construction on its proposed $950 million casino.
After a two year investigation, Dr. Fernando Jayma, was arrested Tuesday for allegedly over prescribing opioid medications.
Smith College students added their voices to the mix of protests being held around the U.S. over growing racial tension on school campuses.
The model for Stephen Zrike’s recent hires comes from another administrator, the British Labor Leader and former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom Tony Blair,
A suspicious fire at the former Belchertown State School has police reminding trespassers — they will be arrested if found in any of the school’s now empty buildings or tunnels.
Two years ago, Mayor Mike Bissonnette was unseated by a former mayor — Richard Kos. The two rivals are back at it again.
ANOTHER REMATCH: Alcombright And Barrett Square Off In North Adams Mayoral Race
In another televised debate leading up to election day, candidates Will Reichelt and Mike Finn, both running for Mayor of West Springfield, agree on many issues.
A documentary about a band making it big, almost, is showing Saturday night at the Williamstown Film Festival.
After the NFL found the New England Patriots and quarterback Tom Brady dabbling in deflated footballs, a couple of Indianapolis Colts fans took those balls, and ran with them. They’ve started a fashion trend that could stay in season all the way to the 2016 Super Bowl, or beyond.
Inspired by “Star Wars Uncut,” Northampton Community Television producers say for the first time ever, a media center crowdsourced a feature length film — Raiders of the Lost Ark. Indiana Jones never looked so good.
Hornbuckle also met with city council leaders including President Mike Fenton, to assure them MGM is not trying to get out of anything.
Massachusetts Education officials have announced their strategic plan for transforming the Holyoke Public School system. For staff and families, the devil will be in the details, as considerable planning continues.
“The Lower Frequencies,” is a one man show written and performed by Bryce Monroe. Ralph Ellison’s Invisible Man is his inspiration.
Poet Amy Dryansky (“Grass Whistle” won the 2014 Massachusetts Book Award in Poetry) says visitors who drive through her idyllic western Massachusetts town don’t see what the neighbors do. Her poem about how heroin can tear apart a house and a family is called “Fixed Blue Gone.”
Adrenaline fueled thinking, and her teachers’ voices in her ears, this past spring, AIC nursing student Bonnie Shallbetter helped save her father’s life. He was the first person she ever performed CPR on, but not the last.