The federal government is discontinuing a program aimed at boosting partnerships to protect the nation’s rivers.
The head of UMass Memorial Health Care says the system’s strained finances are not the reason for transferring a hospital in Palmer to Baystate Health.
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission is delaying a decision on whether Suffolk Downs racetrack can proceed with a revised casino proposal.
The University of Massachusetts has picked a site for its satellite campus in downtown Springfield. The school will lease more than 27,000 square feet in the Tower Square office tower.
Gov. Deval Patrick is standing by Massachusetts’ casino gaming law. That’s despite defeats in local casino referendums in Milford Ttuesday and East Boston and Palmer earlier this month.
A new poll shows Massachusetts residents continue to support the creation of casino gambling in the state.
Westfield State University trustees are taking a close look at the school’s travel and credit card policies.
The Veterans Administration Medical Center in Vermont is leading a national study to compare two different treatments for post-traumatic stress disorder.
The chair of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Allison Macfarlane, is in eastern Massachusetts Friday, looking at the Pilgrim nuclear power plant.
The women’s soccer team from Holyoke Community College is one win away from making its division’s national championship game.
MGM is urging the Massachusetts Gaming Commission not to delay its timeline for awarding resort casino licenses.
Updated at 12:50 a.m. Wednesday
Massachusetts has one of the most ambitious solar programs in the country. West of Worcester alone, 17 large solar projects have been built with another 27 in the pipeline.
Large crowds gathered outside a complex of residence halls at UMass Amherst Wednesday night to celebrate the Red Sox victory in the World Series.
In a visit to Boston Wedensday afternoon, President Barack Obama will cite the slow start of the Massachusetts health care system to keep expectations low for early sign-ups for his own overhaul.</