The Short List: Campaign Fines, College Rankings, Casino Predictions

Sep 15, 2017

Our panel of journalists looks at the big stories in the news. 

What made The Short List this week?

  • A group financing last year's failed charter school expansion question in Massachusetts has agreed to a $400,000 fine from the state's office of campaign finance.  Boston Globe
  • Local schools held steady in the latest US News and World Report college rankings.  NEPR
  • This time next year, MGM Springfield's casino is scheduled to open for business. 
  • Springfield community activist Jafet Robles was found dead this week in Chicopee. NEPR, WMASSPI