In a surprise development, MBTA General Manager Beverly Scott resigned yesterday. The move came amid commuter frustration – and criticism from the governor – over T failures during the recent snowstorms.
With the third major snow storm in two weeks forcing numerous school cancellations, education officials have to decide how those “snow days” will be made
Much of New England is digging out from a third major winter storm in two weeks, and more snow is likely on the way.
Updated at 9:45 a.m. on Monday, February 9th, 2015. The week has begun with yet another major winter storm hitting much of New England. A winter storm warning is in effect for nearly all of Massachusetts and northern Connecticut through 1 a.m. Tuesday.
Downtown was nearly deserted as cold wind whipped up the fresh snow.
Did the Patrick Administration break the law when it cut funding for school transportation last November?
Maura Healey begins her term as Massachusetts Attorney General today.
Rosenberg is settling into his new role as Senate President, with lawmakers facing a budget gap.
Rick Sacra, who caught and survived Ebola while working in Liberia, is headed back to West Africa on Thursday.
It’s inauguration day in Massachusetts. Republican Charlie Baker will be sworn in as the state’s next governor at noon.
Governors in the six New England states will be sworn in this week.
Candidates for all state and local offices can now ask their supporters to personally donate up to $1,000 per year, up from $500.
The change was spurred by federal stimulus money to update Amtrak’s Vermonter line. The trip is now slightly shorter, but the trains aren’t coming through the area any more often.
This coming season should be a good one for maple syrup producers in New England. That’s the word from Joshua Rapp, who co-authored a Tufts […]
A long-awaited upgrade to the north-south Amtrak line through the Pioneer Valley starts running next week, but work on the tracks is not complete.