The number of homeless placed by the state in western Massachusetts hotels has dropped rapidly since Governor Charlie Baker took office in 2015.
There are nearly a hundred members of the American Muslim Democratic Caucus at the Democratic National Convention — including several delegates from Massachusetts.
Set in the early 18th century, the new book is based on actual Native American raids on two Massachusetts settlements, including Deerfield.
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A local non-profit is offering interest-free loans for farmers whose fruit blossoms were killed off by a mid-February temperature swing.
Not much has been said about climate change at the Democratic National Convention. But delegates wrote aggressive language in the party platform that suggests the U.S. go after this “enemy,” like it did after Pearl Harbor.
Massachusetts State Representative Paul Mark proudly says he was the first public official in the state to have endorsed Bernie Sanders. And he says he will keep following Sanders’ lead.
Republican Congressman Lamar Smith’s office says enforcement of the subpoena could be pursued through the courts or Healey could be held in contempt of Congress.
The Cat in the Hat announced his candidacy in Springfield, Massachusetts, on the steps of the boyhood home of his creator, children’s book author, Theodor Geisel.
New numbers out Tuesday show the Pittsfield region has seen unemployment dropped seven-tenths of a point in the last year. Heather Boulger is the Executive Director of the Berkshire Regional Employment Board.
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A study from the United States Geological Survey says Massachusetts is one of 25 states where there is a greater risk for the groundwater to slowly dissolve metal pipes, potentially leaching lead into the drinking water in private wells.
The campaign begins with a stump speech on the steps of Dr. Seuss’ boyhood home in Springfield. The Cat has running mates, Thing 1 and Thing 2, and a remarkably serious platform.
Healey directed gun dealers and manufacturers to stop distributing guns that she says were made with minor modifications intended to skirt the state’s assault weapons ban.
The Massachusetts Legislature restored millions in spending to the state budget during a rare Saturday session, over the objections of Governor Charlie Baker.
Springfield officials on Friday revealed the name of the new American Basketball Association team coming to the city; the Springfield Sting will begin playing this November.