Diemand Farm in Wendell says it doesn’t want to risk infecting its chickens and turkeys during the hunt, which was scheduled for Saturday. The event drew about 700 people last year.
While students and teachers insist they should keep local control of the schools, the commissioner says the district’s poor performance over the last several years leaves few other options than a state take-over.
Groundbreakings tend to have executives and politicians in hard-hats using shiny new shovels scoop up a little dirt as the cameras flash. Expect something like that as MGM joins with Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno and state gaming commission chair Steve Crosby.
City officials say it’s been a success and driven down crime, while critics like the ACLU say it is an example of the “militarization” of police.
Updated at 2 p.m. on Monday, March 23, 2015 After a fire on Sunday, a third of Howard Boyden’s sugarhouse is gone.
Greenfield Community College environmental science professor Brian Adams decided to take his lessons outside the lecture hall — and into his first novel, a romantic-comedy about a pot-smoking love-sick …. environmental science professor.
The new route for passenger rail through the Pioneer Valley is exceeding expectations. That’s according to numbers from Amtrak. But it’s hard to tell if its had much of an effect on local businesses.
The Springfield Historical Commission has approved MGM’s plans for three properties on the site of its future downtown casino. But a proposal for a fourth property was defeated Thursday Night–twice.
The museum will be located near the Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden in Springfield, Mass.
Massachusetts is making $30 million available to cities and towns to help fill potholes and make other repairs to roads after a brutal winter.
Opening statements are scheduled for Friday in the trial of Emmanuel Bile. He’s one of four young men who are charged with gang-raping a UMass Amherst student in her dorm room in October 2012.
Right now, there’s no state law prohibiting the sale of e-cigarettes to minors, though several cities and towns have their own age restrictions.
Whatever the weather may feel like, spring is coming, officially arriving on Friday. And while Boston waits for this historic winter to end, many Red Sox fans are finding a light at the end of the tunnel from the comfort of sunny Florida.
Ashe’s committee last year put about $58,000 in a mutual fund. That’s “strictly prohibited,” according to the Office of Campaign and Political Finance.
It was another top year for the UConn women’s basketball team. Once again, they finished the regular season ranked number one in the country.