The only U.S. District Court judge based in Springfield is pleased with the pick to replace him, but frustrated by how long it took.
Voters Tuesday in parts of Hampden and Hampshire counties will narrow the field in the special election to replace former state Sen. Mike Knapik.
Massachusetts Higher Education Commissioner Richard Freeland is upping the ante in his standoff with Westfield State University over questionable spending by the school’s president.
UMass Amherst has canceled two upcoming electronic dance music concerts, in light of ongoing concerns of overdoses of the drug known as ecstasy or Molly.
While Boston went to the polls to narrow their field of mayoral contenders, other pockets of Massachusetts also cast ballots Tuesday.
Voters in the Worcester County city of Leominster will cast ballots Tuesday on a slots casino bid.
Massachusetts U.S. Sen. Ed Markey delivered his first speech to the Senate Wednesday.
The University of Massachusetts Amherst has canceled an electronic dance concert over concerns about the club drug MDMA, or Molly.
Some voters in Massachusetts go to the polls Tuesday for special elections and gambling referendums.
Hard Rock has greatly outspent opponents of its West Springfield casino proposal ahead of Tuesday’s referendum. That’s according to recently filed campaign finance reports.
The Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield enshrines a dozen new members this weekend.
The National Weather Service is warning farmers about a frost advisory early Friday morning for northwestern Massachusetts, southern Vermont and southwestern New Hampshire.
This past Saturday, UMass football was shut-out in its opening game against Wisconsin 45-0 on a trip to Madison.
Entergy Corporation’s plan to shut down the Vermont Yankee nuclear plant is raising questions about the future of nuclear power in Massachusetts.
As President Barack Obama considers possible military intervention in Syria, members of the Massachusetts congressional delegation are urging varying levels of caution.