The guard was the Minutemen’s fourth-leading scorer with 9.4 points per game last season, when UMass reached the NCAA tournament for the first time since 1998.
Springfield’s incoming police commissioner on Monday night unveiled his top priorities as the city’s top cop. It was Deputy Chief John Barbieri’s first public presentation sine his appointment.
Governor Dannel Malloy’s administration says it will begin accepting competitive proposals from railroad companies in the next six to twelve months to operate the shuttle, which is scheduled to begin service in late 2016.
A decision is expected in May and MGM is the only remaining applicant for the casino license reserved for western Massachusetts. But the commission has the option of starting the process all over again.
A long-time vendor at the Big-E is suing the venerable West Springfield fair, claiming he’s been excluded from this year’s event because of his opposition […]
Officials from the Springfield Armor and the D-League are not commenting. But according to the news website MLive.com, the Armor is being sold to undisclosed owners in Michigan.
UMass archaeologists are busy excavating part of the massive Springfield Armory complex that once manufactured the standard military rifle used in World War 2 and Korea.
Mayor Domenic Sarno announced Wednesday that John Barbieri will take over upon the retirement of current Commissioner William Fitchet in May.
Michael Fenton, the council president, says the meeting will include the first two of three votes needed to reinstate a board with hiring and firing authority that is currently held by the police commissioner.
A spokesperson for Sarno is declining to give details, but confirms the mayor interviewed three of the city’s deputy chiefs last week. He says Sarno will appoint a new commissioner in the near future.
Rivera, who has represented the 10th Hampden District since 1999, will become an assistant clerk in the county’s Superior Court office.
Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse is requesting that Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley place the city’s financially-troubled Geriatric Authority under state control.
Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse says he will stop using his city-issued car after his cousin was arrested while driving it without his permission
Massachusetts Auditor Suzanne Bump says she believes the state Gaming Commission should be adhering to the same spending practices as other state agencies.
A new study is looking at whether online courses help prevent high school students from dropping out.