Representatives from the US Department of Agriculture joined Congressman John Olver, Pioneer Valley farmers and local food advocates at the Williams Family Farm’s sugar house in Deerfield, Massachu
A team of administrators and chefs at UMass-Amherst achieved its third food-related world record. They concocted the world’s largest seafood stew.
A former boy scout from Pittsfield, Massachusetts is among a group of more than 200 across the country who are turning in their badges to the Boy Scouts of America.
After almost three weeks of uncertainty following an August 4th lightening strike — causing a fire severely damaging school in the town of Rowe, Massachusetts town, it’s no
Massachusetts environmental and public health officials are ramping up plans to spray insecticide at sites throughout Berkshire County.
Farmers, students and community members are working to bring a year-round public market to Amherst, Massachusetts.
With just over three weeks until the first day of school — Rowe Massachusetts town officials, community members and parents are scrambling to figure out where the town’s kindergartners through six
Western Massachusetts fruit farmers are preparing for the arrival of a new invasive pest this summer.
Massachusetts Public Health officials are in Washington DC this week for the 2012 International HIV/AIDS Conference. According to some experts, the baystate leads the nation in HIV prevention.
Cities and towns across Western Massachusetts generate more electricity from the sun than any other region in the state. That’s according to a new report by Environment Massachusetts.
The Springfield City Council is looking to get help from a national expert as it tries to land a casino.
Small businesses in Western Massachusetts and across the country are feeling the least optimistic they have all year.
Two serious accidents involving fallen limbs, one in Lenox and one in Chicopee Massachusetts last week, have arborists reminding the public to be mindful of the importance of taking care of damaged
New rail service that could give a push to the downtown economy of Northampton Massachusetts is on the city’s agenda tonight.