MGM has placed a February 28th deadline for the center to vacate its building. The facility houses about 125 inmates who are in substance abuse treatment.
All three and four-year-olds in Massachusetts would have access to free full-day preschool and kindergarten under a proposal announced Tuesday.
Maura Healey begins her term as Massachusetts Attorney General today.
On Wednesday, Massachusetts’ secretary of state, attorney general, treasurer and auditor will be sworn into office. It comes nearly two weeks after the legislature, governor and lieutenant governor took their oaths of office. The reason for the delay is not entirely clear.
There was a tone of concern – and hope – during a Martin Luther King day celebration in Springfield on Monday.
Massachusetts education officials today will start a several day visit at Holyoke’s public schools. Students there have been underperforming on standardized tests for years. This week’s observations will help the state determine whether to put the district in receivership.
The comments come as the Springfield diocese weighs whether to rebuild Cathedral High School, which was severely damaged by the 2011 tornado.
These days of falling oil prices may be causing alternative fuel suppliers a few sleepless nights. But one tiny company in Eastern Connecticut is forging ahead with plans to break into the fuel pellet market with a surprising new ingredient.
Fans withstood drenching rain and blustery conditions in Foxborough last night to watch New England trounce the Indianapolis Colts 45 to 7.
Tax collections are running close to estimates halfway through Massachusetts fiscal year but the $36.5 billion state budget is out of balance by more than $500 million, according to Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker,
The New England Patriots host the Indianapolis Colts in the AFC championship game on Sunday. This follows the Pats’ thriller last week, a 35-to-31 victory over the Baltimore Ravens.
Among the flurry of bills signed by Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick before he left office, was legislation offering band parents the option to have their […]
The instrument became so popular that in the early 20th century, almost every town in this country and in Europe had a mandolin orchestra. Those orchestras are making a comeback, including one in western Massachusetts.
Outgoing Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley has accepted a spring fellowship at Harvard University’s Institute of Politics.
Although informants helped university police make drug arrests, a working group determined the policy’s harms outweighed the benefits.