Governor Bakers proposed FY16 budget provides the same money as in FY15 for the state’s 15 regional transit authorities. Unlike previous years, that may not be a bad thing.
A UMass senior is suing Amherst Police for violating his first amendment rights to videotape them at an off-campus spring celebration in 2014
Springfield Bishop Mitchell Rozanski calls a merger of Cathedral and Holyoke Catholic High Schools the only sustainable plan to further Catholic education in western Mass.
Kathryn Mauke was an honor roll student at Sabis International Charter School. She had won a scholarship to attend American International College.
Forty Vermont National Guard members are heading to Massachusetts to help communities dig out from record snowfall
With the third major snow storm in two weeks forcing numerous school cancellations, education officials have to decide how those “snow days” will be made
Nathan Perez and Giselle Albelo initially testified they saw Charles Wilhite fatally shoot Alberto Rodriguez outside a Springfield convenience store in 2008, later recanting their testimony.
Framingham, Massachusetts-based Staples announced Wednesday it would buy rival Office Depot for about $6 billion. The cash-and-stock deal comes 18 years after the two companies’ […]
Federal officials have concluded that hundreds of people who worked at Westover Air Reserve Base in Chicopee, Mass., three decades ago were exposed to Agent Orange. We hear from a Springfield reporter who’s covered the story.
UMass-Amherst says initiatives limiting crowds prevented a repeat of past violent student celebrations following the New England Patriots’ Super Bowl win.
Bishop Rozanski says he will make a decision on plan addressing the future of the tornado-damaged school by mid-February
On Wednesday, Massachusetts’ secretary of state, attorney general, treasurer and auditor will be sworn into office. It comes nearly two weeks after the legislature, governor and lieutenant governor took their oaths of office. The reason for the delay is not entirely clear.
Students will purchase their textbooks online, beginning in the 2015 fall semester, under a five year deal between UMass and Amazon.
Supporters want to give Pittsfield’s Affirmative Action plan legal weight in spite of the mayor’s reservations
The National Weather Service says potentially life-threatening cold and wind is sweeping into New England this first full week of 2015