In the wake of recent grand jury decisions in the killings of two unarmed black men by police, Swan has called for the creation of a new commission on police-community relations in Springfield.
The Springfield City Council is gearing up for another effort to revive citizen-led commissions overseeing the promotion and discipline of police officers and fire fighters. […]
Four companies vying for a single casino license in western Massachusetts are negotiating agreements with host communities in time for voter referendums later this year.
Massachusetts Congressman Ed Markey met with African-American clergy members in Springfield Tuesday.
The NAACP passed a resolution at a meeting of its board of directors over the weekend declaring its support for gay marriage.