There’s another storm bound for New England this weekend, but – for most – there’s a break in the snow today. That’s opened up a window of opportunity for the busiest folks on Valentine’s Day.
Governor Deval Patrick says the voters of western Massachusetts should insist that their next governor become a frequent visitor.
Some Massachusetts students looking to land the next generation manufacturing jobs will have assistance from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
One city’s loss is another’s gain as a signature Berkshire County business plans to buy a Maine company and bring some of its jobs to North Adams.
A recent change in Wal-Mart's corporate status in Massachusetts has resulted in a big tax hit to host communities. Within the past year, Wal-Mart, which operates more than two dozen stores in the Bay state changed the way it is authorized to do business in the state – moving from a limited liability company, to full corporate status — a perfectly legal move, according to the state's department of revenue. Under the state tax code, LLC's must pay what's called the personal property tax to municipalities — but corporations do not.