In Fall of 2013, Mark Schand walked out of court in Springfield, Massachusetts, a free man – after 27 years in prison for a murder he says he did not commit. Two years later, Schand is still getting his bearings. He’s living with the wife who stood by him — and is trying to find a way forward with little help from the system that locked him up.
New England Public Radio’s Carrie Healy met with the husband-and-wife team of Annie Patterson and Peter Blood, at their home, on a quiet dead-end street in Amherst.
Last year, a pile of thousands of tires was discovered along the bank of the Deerfield River.
Mayor Alex Morse faces businessman Fran O’Connell and City Councilor Anthony Soto. The top two vote-getters will appear on the November ballot.
Chinese company CRRC plans to start construction on the $95 million dollar building next Spring.
The 4 million dollar passenger platform is the latest addition to the ‘Knowledge Corridor,’ though for now, only two Amtrak trains daily stop there.
The state says the patient, a Middlesex County resident in his 40s, remains hospitalized.
A Russell, Massachusetts farm is among about 3 cases a year of antibiotics found in milk.
With kids headed back to school soon, parents’ thoughts may turn to the packing of imperishable and durable lunches and snacks. Think: energy bars and […]
Mark Schand says detectives coerced witnesses and doctored evidence, leading to a decades-long violation of his constitutional rights.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has released four proposals for the future of the Silvio O. Conte refuge along the Connecticut River.
All states are not created equal, at least not when it comes to their influence on American history. That assumption underlies a new volume of […]
On Sunday, July 26th, 2015, in Cooperstown, New York, former Red Sox pitcher Pedro Martinez will be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame.
Unionized counselors at Clinical and Support Options have launched a three-day strike for better pay and conditions. Management says the agency is not funded well enough to pay its workers more.
Beehive Sewing in Northampton, Massachusetts, is hosting a week-long camp to help young people learn to sew and appreciate their wardrobe.