The Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation says rules and regulations are outdated and often thwart medical practices trying to bring mental healthcare into their office.
The Indiana Jones co-star took a decades-long break from the spotlight. She’s now back in the movies, big and small.
After several decades in a riverfront house in Northampton, and a fundraising campaign, the public archives on LGBT history are moving to Holyoke
About 3000 people are expected to attend the weekend event in Great Barrington and Pittsfield. The festival features 80 independent films.
Mosquitoes that carry West Nile Virus and Eastern Equine Encephalitis tend to multiply in backyard puddles and come out later in the summer.
About two dozen communities around Western Massachusetts held parades on Memorial Day to honor soldiers who died serving the country.
A disease best known as the scourge of 18th Century British sailors emerges in a Springfield clinic, where Baystate Medical Center doctors began to screen for Vitamin C levels. They suspect scurvy is underreported among low-income populations nationwide.
Modern day F-22 pilots and crew swap war stories with World War II and Vietnam vets at the Soldiers’ Home nursing home.
For now, no trains leaving Springfield are going beyond New York City. Meanwhile, some passengers who planned to travel on the Northeast corridor are grateful they avoided the ill-fated train.
After 18 months in and out of jail and rehab, Lance Rice graduates from a court-mandated treatment program. If he can stay away from drugs, his will be a rare success. But his story is not without casualties — including a friendship that started him on the road to recovery.
A federal report recommends lowering the amount of fluoride in drinking water as a way to balance the risks and benefits of the additive.
The rise in heroin use in the town of Turners Falls, Mass., has led to another problem: a proliferation of discarded hypodermic needles. Police can’t keep up, so they’ve asked residents to help.
Researchers from China and the University of Maryland say the newly discovered microbe could be in New England as well — with symptoms similar to Lyme Disease.
Students of color are suspended at rates higher than their representation in the student body, and some think the disparity comes down to subconscious beliefs. The district says it’s putting in place several measures to address the issue.
The acclaimed architect was chosen out of 17 applicants for her ‘inventive’ vision. The $100 million project is scheduled to begin in 2017.