The hearing is about what’s called “surrounding community status.” It means a town or city would be impacted by a Springfield casino, and the casino operator – MGM – has to pay up.
Since last March, a local Quaker group has been banned from visiting a Northampton, Massachusetts high school to lobby students against joining the military.
Voters in four western Massachusetts communities go to the polls Tuesday to narrow down the field of candidates running for local government seats.
Northampton, Massachusetts, and its firefighters have reached an agreement on a new contract. But there’s no guarantee this lengthy labor dispute will be coming to an end.
Massachusetts U.S. Senator Ed Markey says he has a lot to learn but he’s getting used to his new job in Washington. His remarks come three weeks to the day after being sworn in.
Regulations for medical marijuana in Massachusetts officially go into effect Friday.
Convicted arsonist Anthony Baye was sentenced Wednesday in Northampton, Massachusetts to up to 20 years in prison and 15 years’ probation for setting 27 fires in that city between 2007 and 2009.
The trial of Anthony Baye began with opening statements in Springfield Thursday. Baye is accused of setting fifteen fires in Northampton, Massachusetts in December 2009.
Jury selection in the long-delayed trial of alleged Northampton, Massachusetts arsonist Anthony Baye is began Monday.
The trial of Anthony Baye, began with jury selection Monday in Hampden Superior Court in Springfield.
Today’s Presidents’ Day holiday is still officially called “Washington’s Birthday” by the federal government, but it’s commonly known as a celebration of all U.S. presidents.
Jury selection continued in Hampshire Superior Court in Northampton, Massachusetts Tuesday at the trial of Cara Rintala.
The wife and mother of two men killed in a 2009 fire in Northampton, Massachusetts has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against alleged arsonist Anthony Baye.
At a public meeting today (Tuesday) in Northampton, Massachusetts, residents, health advocates, restaurant owners, and local officials unanimously said “no” to state officials considering lifting t