Hampshire College joins Smith and Williams in going for the most stringent certification in the green building industry. “Living Buildings” are so green, they are meant to produce more energy than they use. But some question their ultimate environmental benefit.
Hockey has nearly a century of history in Springfield, Massachusetts. The American Hockey League’s Front Office is on Main Street in Springfield. If rumors are true, the Springfield Falcons could be moving West.
The City of Springfield is considering a possible take over of a venerable community center in danger of closing, according to Mayor Domenic Sarno.
The Springfield Rescue Mission moved into a former car dealership last year as part of a deal with MGM, which took over the group’s previous location for its casino project.
A 600-acre closed school in the Massachusetts hilltowns of Plainfield and Cummington could become a for-profit drug and alcohol addiction center by the end of the summer. That is, if if it gets zoning approval.
There’s a wide variety of hearings and topics ahead at the Statehouse this week. One likely contentious formal session will be held on Thursday, as the […]
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Syncstate, a cyber-security business, will move into the steel and glass art deco building — more than 2 years after the museum of medieval armor closed.
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An Amherst College English professor wants to bring “Virtual Reality” technology to community groups, schools, and political activists, starting with a basic cardboard and plastic kit.
Doctors tell us it’s a good idea to get an annual health check-up. And the same can be said for counties. A report released this week from the University of Wisconsin ranks Hampden County last in Massachusetts for health outcomes and health factors.
The Great Barrington residential school for boys with emotional and developmental disabilities has been under investigation for abuse and neglect.
A judge ruled that Tapestry Health should have gotten approval from the Holyoke City Council — and not just the mayor and board of health — before it launched a needle exchange program in 2012.