Supporters of a question on the November ballot that would repeal Massachusetts’ casino law were in Springfield Wednesday to launch what they are calling a grassroots campaign across the state.
Hot weather and crime sometimes seem to go together. But Springfield Police Commissioner John Barbieri told members of the City Council yesterday that the crime stats were looking far better this year than last. Still, the city’s new top cop says there’s no easy explanation for the decrease.
While some of the locales in Foreign Gods Inc. are strikingly similar to his own experiences in the U.S., including western Massachusetts, Okey Ndibe insists the book is not autobiographical.
Governor Deval Patrick says nearly $84 million in funding is going to support two dozen affordable housing projects across Massachusetts. Patrick made the announcement Monday […]
Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick was in Springfield Monday hosting a signing ceremony on a bill the governor says will reduce the number of dangerous gas leaks.
Camp Wilder is a 27-acre preserve located in Springfield’s Sixteen Acres neighborhood.
The measure would allow many more Massachusetts residents to earn sick time benefits. Opponents claim the measure would lead to a loss of jobs.
Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick joined federal, state and local officials in Holyoke Monday to break ground on the second phase of the city’s Canal Walk […]
The Red Cross says a three-alarm fire at a four-story apartment building in Holyoke early Monday morning displaced 81 people, including 16 children, out of […]
A western Massachusetts company has landed a major contract to work on replacing New York’s Tappan Zee Bridge which crosses the Hudson River. The new […]
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission is in Springfield this week to present it evaluations on MGM’s $800 million casino project
Orenstein Will Fill The Remaining Term Of Outgoing DA and Newly Sworn-In Federal Judge Mark Mastroianni.
The new commissioner called for public cooperation with police at his swearing in at Springfield’s Old First Church.
After 54 years in operation, the Mount Tom Power Plant in Holyoke, Massachusetts has stopped generating electricity.
A long-time funeral home in South Hadley, Massachusetts has closed and its owner suspended following the discovery of several decomposing bodies. Investigators came to the […]