Of the women of color in the report, 28 percent come from western Massachusetts. That’s an out-sized percentage, given that those counties represent just 12 percent of the state’s population.
Bernie Sanders brought his campaign for the presidency to Massachusetts this weekend, speaking in Boston and Springfield.
Our panel looks at the big stories in the news.
The Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination has a backlog of nearly two thousand cases. And that number only includes complaints that are at least a year-and-a-half old. This backlog is nothing new.
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton made a fundraising pit stop in western Massachusetts on Thursday.
New England Public Radio’s Carrie Healy met with the husband-and-wife team of Annie Patterson and Peter Blood, at their home, on a quiet dead-end street in Amherst.
Massachusetts Education officials have announced their strategic plan for transforming the Holyoke Public School system. For staff and families, the devil will be in the details, as considerable planning continues.
In 1969, some Sheffield residents reported seeing a UFO. Community members unveiled a large stone monument to the sighting in August.
A week after announcing design changes for its planned casino, MGM officials Tuesday presented their proposed revisions to the Springfield City Council
A search committee has selected three candidates to replace the disgraced former president of Westfield State University
Responding to Republican calls to cut off federal funding for Planned Parenthood, Welch noted that about 16,000 women a year receive care at the group’s clinics in Vermont.
Rosenberg is going armed with a few thousand pages of public testimony on the natural gas pipeline proposal.
Doreen Cooney has owned the Deerfield Valley Inn in West Dover for 17 years and she is ready to try something new.
Among the initiatives the governor announced Monday are plans to reduce caseloads for social workers and hiring, as well as retaining staff.
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton comes to Holyoke Thursday for a lunchtime fundraiser. This is rescheduled from July.