A huge solar array is planned for Worcester’s Greenwood Street Landfill. The project has been celebrated by the city. But it has some naturalists concerned about the future of wildlife in Massachusetts.
This winter was one of the warmest ever for many communities around the Northeast.
Worcester Housing Authority has decided to ban smoking in all of its properties starting April 1.
Students associate 1776 with the American Revolution. But that’s only part of the story, according to author Ray Raphael.
Valentine’s Day is a celebrated with Valentine greeting cards… thanks in part to a 19th-century student of Mount Holyoke College in South Hadley, Massachusetts. Leslie […]
After almost 3 feet of snow, city officials say Worcester’s cleanup will go through the weekend.
Even before the cancellation, the theater offered refunds, with about 400 of the 1300 ticket-holders requesting their money back.
Rick Sacra, who caught and survived Ebola while working in Liberia, is headed back to West Africa on Thursday.
“This is something we’ve never seen before where literally you have a situation where somebody can put a needle in their arm and in seconds be dead,” City Manager Ed Augustus said.
Police Chief Gary Gemme said heroin is suspected in at least eight deaths. The ninth was discovered Wednesday. He said significant resources are being devoted to finding the deadly drugs.
The new team comes on the heels of the Worcester Tornadoes, which fell in to debt and folded in 2012. The Bravehearts are hoping to change the image of baseball in Worcester.
The sale to a Florida-based company will include an unspecified number of layoffs at the daily newspaper.
A federal judge on Thursday refused to temporarily prevent Worcester from enforcing a pair of ordinances that restrict panhandling.
Some voters in Massachusetts go to the polls Tuesday for special elections and gambling referendums.
The Worcester City Council passed an ordinance on Tuesday limiting so-called “aggressive panhandling.” The law officially went into effect Wednesday.