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.
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Sarno’s top lawyer said Monday that the issue appears headed for litigation. And the mayor himself has signaled he plans to ignore the ordinance.
Tobacco sellers in Springfield say they are not worried about a proposal to raise the smoking age to 21 across Massachusetts. A legislative committee recommended the statewide change Thursday.
The Federal Government needs to be a better partner to the American people, Senator Elizabeth Warren told hundreds on Monday in western Massachusetts.
Thirteen cities and states won the grants. Springfield is the only one in New England.
Springfield Congressman Richard Neal is defending his support for legislation that would preempt investment industry reforms sought by the Obama administration.
What made The Short List this week? Big Headlines for 2015: Voter Turnout, Viaduct Construction Fewer Headlines in 2015: Chinese-owned CRRC USA Rail Corp., Springfield […]
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission Thursday voted to allow MGM Springfield to begin construction on its proposed $950 million casino.
MGM Springfield goes before the Massachusetts Gaming Commission to present design changes to its casino plan today. The most visible change is the elimination of a 25-story hotel tower.
Deirdre Griffin from Jewish Family Service says technically the governor has no say in where refugees are placed, but adds that it’s important for refugees to have good working relationships with the communities that welcome them.
The mayor’s office denies there’s a connection.
MGM plans to make a public presentation in mid-November over plans to reduce the size of its Springfield casino and eliminate the hotel’s glass tower. We asked people in downtown Springfield if they trust MGM.
Students associate 1776 with the American Revolution. But that’s only part of the story, according to author Ray Raphael.
A majority of councilors say MGM has lost credibility after shrinking its casino plan by 14 percent. But two councilors warn against rushing to judgement.