Mayor Alex Morse signed an order this week that requires city police not to hold undocumented immigrants longer than regular citizens.
As the Child Welfare League released a report critical of the Massachusetts Department of Children and Families, a group of social workers picketed the agency’s Holyoke office Wednesday.
After witnessing some spectator disruptions, Councilor Jim Leahy created a sign to be posted at ball fields across Holyoke.
A middle school social worker in Holyoke has created a replica of a Puerto Rican rainforest in his classroom — and found the effects to be as much therapeutic as educational.
Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse will hold a special City Council meeting on the city’s troubled Geriatric Authority tonight as he seeks state control of the nursing home.
U.S Senator Ed Markey appeared in Holyoke alongside other public officials, law enforcement, and health care providers to discuss what he calls an opiate “overdose epidemic.”
Parents and teachers in Holyoke, Massachusetts say so-called “data walls” result in public humiliation of students.
Holyoke will receive $250,000 to help link the Latino population with the city’s so-called “innovation economy.” The Boston branch of the Federal Reserve announced the award today, part of a
By the end of this month, Massachusetts will give out the first ever licenses for medical marijuana dispensaries, up to 35 in all. This follows a ballot measure approved by voters in 2012.
The Holyoke YMCA is now free to demolish an historic mansion across the street from its building.
The 24-year-old mayor of Holyoke, Massachusetts is headed to a second term. Alex Morse beat challenger Jeff Stanek with 54 percent of the vote yesterday.
State education officials are taking over four Massachusetts schools, including Holyoke’s Morgan Elementary School.
The candidates for mayor in Holyoke, Massachusetts faced off in a debate last night. Incumbent Mayor Alex Morse and challenger Jeff Stanek traded jabs ahead of next week’s election.
Parents, staff, and administrators at Morgan Elementary School in Holyoke, Massachusetts made their pitch last night to stop the school from going into state control.
The Holyoke YMCA is pressing ahead with plans to demolish an adjacent historical building to make way for a member parking lot, after recently rejecting a $55,000 offer from a developer to purchase