Sixty-six days after his narrow election over Martha Coakley, Governor-elect Charlie Baker is set to take office Thursday when Senator Stan Rosenberg, expected to be elected Senate president on Wednesday, administers the oath of office.
Massachusetts officials announced Wednesday the state has an agreement to purchase the right-of-way for nearly fifty miles of railroad running between Greenfield and Springfield. Amtrak service is scheduled to begin late this year on the line, but a more regular commuter service is far from a done deal.
Massachusetts U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren would not directly say whether she supports a plan to house migrant children from Central America at Westover Air Reserve base in Chicopee.
Massachusetts lawmakers have approved a $36.5 billion state budget, boosting funding for the embattled Department of Children and Families.
Massachusetts lawmakers have approved a compromise $36.5 billion state budget. The house and senate signed off on the spending plan Monday. The budget includes increased […]
Governor makes announcement at downtown campus location.
They say they’d rather err on the side of caution in prescribing the new painkiller.
In the debate over the state budget, Governor Deval Patrick says the Massachusetts House hasn’t set aside enough money for early childhood education. He asked for a $15 million increase in funding, but house leaders proposed half of that.
Charter school advocates are lobbying lawmakers to lift the cap on the number of charters in low performing districts like Holyoke, Mass.
Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick Tuesday announced $200 million in initial funding to rework the busy Interstate-91 viaduct in Springfield.
In honor of Black History month, Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick visited the Dunbar Family and Community Center in Springfield Thursday, which recently merged with the YMCA.
Governor Deval Patrick heard from listeners in western Massachusets and across the state yesterday, about casinos, auto insurance, and health care. To listen to the hour long program go to www.wbur.org
Governor Deval Patrick was in Western Massachusetts today (4/6) speaking to members of Amherst’s Chamber of Commerce. WFCR’s Tina Antolini reports.