This is the second of two perspectives we’re airing this week on a Massachusetts bill to expand public accommodation rights to the transgender community.
Three times in two months, Mayor Sarno told us he would talk about police-community relations and said to set it up with his office.
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.