Following President’s Obama announcement that was nominating Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court, senators from the region posted statements on Twitter, Facebook and their websites. .
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are each projected to win at least three states. John Kasich won his home state of Ohio. After losing to Trump in Florida, Marco Rubio announced he was suspending his campaign.
From Connecticut to Maine, New Hampshire to Vermont and Massachusetts — we learn how New England states are working to stem opioid addiction and overdose.
Thirteen states — including Massachusetts and Vermont — voted Tuesday, with more delegates up for grabs than on any other single day this election.
CAMPAIGNS HIT WESTERN MASS: With Super Tuesday Nearing, Kasich Stumps In Springfield / Clinton Tells Springfield That City Is ‘On The Way Back Up’
It wouldn’t be his first choice, but Democratic Gov. Dannel Malloy of Conn. has a preferred Republican in the presidential race. Malloy visited Springfield to campaign for Hillary Clinton ahead of Tuesday’s primary.
Better Angels: The Firefighters of 9/11 will be on exhibit at the Springfield Museums until July 10.
Massachusetts Secretary of State William Galvin’s office said last week about 70,000 residents had taken advantage of an online voter registration system since the beginning of the year.
Monica Jakuc Leverett’s music room includes an impressive half concert grand, not one, but two beautiful custom-made fortepianos and her latest acquisition—a baby grand toy piano.
MassLive reports the city of Springfield is way behind on releasing the annual report of the committee charged with investigating police misconduct allegations.
Amherst school committee member Vira Douangmany Cage says she will run for the seat.
State House reporter Matt Murphy says Baker does not need the legislature’s approval to make emergency budget cuts.
Lawyers for a western Massachusetts woman asked the state’s highest court this week to find her not guilty in the 2010 murder of her wife, Anne Marie Rintala. Jurors deadlocked in the two previous trials of Cara Rintala.
Connecticut is looking to keep its gamblers in-state, and East Windsor First Selectman Robert Maynard says the proximity to Springfield will be a key selling point for his town’s proposal.
Lynn Pasquerella is leaving in June to become president of the Association of American Colleges and Universities.
Holyoke high school students were evacuated this morning, and then dismissed early, after school officials learned of a bomb threat. City police swept the buildling and found no evidence of a public safety threat.