Efforts to restore Atlantic salmon to the Connecticut River watershed have been largely unsuccessful. The once abundant fish are now rare. But recently a state biologist found evidence of wild salmon spawning in a Connecticut river.
By a 20-point margin, residents voted to form a commission to review the town charter. And six of the nine commission members elected Tuesday are aligned with a group that wants to change the form of government.
“If a team wins a game in the men’s tournament, then the conference that they belong to over a period of six years, gets $1.56 million,” says Smith College economist Andrew Zimbalist. “On the women’s side, if the women win a game, they get zilch. They get zero.”
At a packed meeting Wednesday night, the Select Board traded accusations of corruption and voted to remove its chairperson.
A Massachusetts state trooper has died on duty. During a traffic stop on the Mass. Pike in Carlton, Thomas Clardy’s vehicle was struck by another […]
Wind your way up a trail, walk through a cemetery, push aside some brush and there, on the banks of the Farmington River in Barkhamsted, you can see it: rock snot.
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.