A search committee has selected three candidates to replace the disgraced former president of Westfield State University
A professional movie critic, Michael Albano is not. But the Former Springfield mayor and current Governor’s Councilor says Black Mass is an accurate portrayal of an era of law enforcement in greater Boston at that time.
Gone is the 25-story glass tower that was to house a 250-room hotel along State Street. A six-story hotel will be built instead along Main Street, with the same number of rooms.
Some students from Cathedral, Holyoke , Saint Mary’s and Saint Joseph’s Catholic High Schools have been invited by U.S. Representative Richard Neal to see Pope Francis address a joint session of Congress on Thursday
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service designates Springfield Urban Wildlife Refuge Partnership to engage city residents with the outdoors. Springfield becomes the 17th city to join the federal program
Massachusetts House Speaker Robert DeLeo says he’s doubtful the legislature would approve a measure allowing municipalities to levy a local gasoline tax.
Springfield voters will select the top two candidates for the mayor’s office in a preliminary election
Seven candidates are running for mayor this year. That’s the largest number of candidates Springfield has seen running for the city’s top office in recent years.
Baff has been the Pillow’s executive and artistic director for the past 17 years. She announced last month she was taking a newly created position in New York with the Andrew Mellon Foundation.
Some Massachusetts cities and towns have belatedly changed their September preliminary election dates to avoid conflicting with two Jewish holy days
Mitchell Rozanski, who came to Springfield from Baltimore, says he’s spent a lot of this past year just learning about the region.
A team of researchers from UMass-Amherst and Texas A&M will are about to undertake a project to design and develop a signal mimicking a bat’s sound, that would deter them from approaching turbine blades on wind farms
The Greenfield Recorder’s Tom Relihan says the course would be a rare natural setting for whitewater slalom events.
The congressman says Boston is going to have to rebuild its transportation infrastructure to successfully hold the games. But unlike with the Big Dig project, he says Worcester, Springfield and Pittsfield must be included.
Joseph Buffis, the former police chief in Lee, Massachusetts, has been acquitted of several charges he raided a charity toy fund he managed for his personal use. However, he was convicted of extorting a couple to donate to the fund.