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Small earthquake recorded off Massachusetts coast - Turn to 10

Small earthquake recorded off Massachusetts coast  Turn to 10

A small earthquake was recorded Monday night off the coast of Massachusetts. The U. S. Geological Survey reported that the magnitude 1. 7 quake struck about ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 12:12 pm


Waters: 1Q Earnings Snapshot | Massachusetts - WESTERNMASSNEWS.com

Waters: 1Q Earnings Snapshot | Massachusetts  WESTERNMASSNEWS.com

MILFORD, Mass. (AP) — Waters Corp. (WAT) on Tuesday reported first-quarter profit of $109 million. On a per-share basis, the Milford, Massachusetts-based ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 10:57 am


Small Earthquake Registered Near Gloucester And Marblehead - CBS Boston

Small Earthquake Registered Near Gloucester And Marblehead  CBS Boston

BOSTON (CBS) – A small earthquake was reported overnight in Massachusetts. The Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency says the earthquake ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 10:50 am


Proposed Massachusetts bill aimed at eliminating puppy mills - Wicked Local Woburn

Proposed Massachusetts bill aimed at eliminating puppy mills  Wicked Local Woburn

Legislation filed by state Sen. Patrick O'Connor, R-Weymouth, and state Rep. Natalie Higgins, D-Leominster, would require pet shops to sell only rescue cats ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 10:43 am


Massachusetts holding off on sports gambling for now - CalvinAyre.com

Massachusetts holding off on sports gambling for now  CalvinAyre.com

Massachusetts lawmakers have decided to pump the brakes on sports gambling legislation for now, Governor Charlie Baker is unhappy about it.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 9:05 am


Complainant Withdrew Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination Complaint Against Harvard Prof. Roland Fryer | News - Harvard Crimson

Complainant Withdrew Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination Complaint Against Harvard Prof. Roland Fryer | News  Harvard Crimson

A Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination investigation into whether Economics Professor Roland G. Fryer, Jr. sexually harassed and retaliated ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 8:41 am


Detroit Tigers to visit the Boston Red Sox - WESTERNMASSNEWS.com

Detroit Tigers to visit the Boston Red Sox  WESTERNMASSNEWS.com

Detroit Tigers (10-10, third in the AL Central) vs. Boston Red Sox (9-13, fourth in the AL East)

Published on 23 April 2019 | 8:20 am


Impeachment, felons voting divides Democrats at CNN forums - WESTERNMASSNEWS.com

Impeachment, felons voting divides Democrats at CNN forums  WESTERNMASSNEWS.com

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — California Sen. Kamala Harris joined the call for President Donald Trump's impeachment on Monday as five leading Democratic ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 7:47 am


Massachusetts' contentious tactic to fight its opioid crisis: jailing addicts - The Guardian

Massachusetts' contentious tactic to fight its opioid crisis: jailing addicts  The Guardian

State is placing persons who are involuntarily committed to treatment – the section 35 process – in jail or prison even though have not been charged.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 6:00 am


Swole, Buzzy, Among New Words in Merriam-Webster Dictionary - U.S. News & World Report

Swole, Buzzy, Among New Words in Merriam-Webster Dictionary  U.S. News & World Report

BOSTON (AP) — Get swole, prepare a bug-out bag, grab a go-cup and maybe you'll have a better chance of surviving the omnicide.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 5:09 am


Letter: Chancellor Subbaswamy, give UMass a program in genomics - The Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Letter: Chancellor Subbaswamy, give UMass a program in genomics  The Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Chancellor Subbaswamy should help establish a strong program in the field of genomics.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 4:04 am


A move toward safer roads following Jaskaran Singh's death - The Massachusetts Daily Collegian

A move toward safer roads following Jaskaran Singh's death  The Massachusetts Daily Collegian

By Bryan Chau, Collegian Contributor April 23, 2019. Filed under Archives, Campus, Columns, Headlines, Opinion, Scrolling Headlines · Share on Facebook.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 4:04 am


California Is No. 1, Massachusetts No. 2 in US Innovation Rank - The Epoch Times

California Is No. 1, Massachusetts No. 2 in US Innovation Rank  The Epoch Times

The Golden State is living up to its nickname, with California ranking as the most innovative economy in America. That's according to Bloomberg's newest U.S. ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 2:51 am


How population numbers in Boston and Massachusetts changed over the past 8 years - The Boston Globe

How population numbers in Boston and Massachusetts changed over the past 8 years  The Boston Globe

The Greater Boston metropolitan area grew from 4.55 million in 2010 to 4.875 million in 2018, and ranked the 10th most populous in the nation last year, ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 10:15 pm


VIP Tires continues expansion path, opens 4th retail store in Massachusetts - Tire Business

VIP Tires continues expansion path, opens 4th retail store in Massachusetts  Tire Business

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. — VIP Tires & *Service* has opened a retail store in Framingham, its fourth in Massachusetts and 59th overall.The facility, like all VIP ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 9:36 pm


Man to Plead Guilty to Threatening Boston Globe Journalists - U.S. News & World Report

Man to Plead Guilty to Threatening Boston Globe Journalists  U.S. News & World Report

BOSTON (AP) — A Los Angeles man charged with making a series of phone calls threatening to kill journalists at The Boston Globe will plead guilty.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 9:15 pm


Bill seek to help curb workplace harassment, sexual assault - WESTERNMASSNEWS.com

Bill seek to help curb workplace harassment, sexual assault  WESTERNMASSNEWS.com

BOSTON (AP) — U.S. Reps. Katharine Clark and Ayanna Pressley are teaming up to highlight a bill they say is aimed at helping curb workplace harassment and ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 8:22 pm


Massachusetts Paid Family Medical Leave: Employer Prep - The National Law Review

Massachusetts Paid Family Medical Leave: Employer Prep  The National Law Review

Massachusetts employers should be preparing to comply with several provisions of the Massachusetts Paid Family and Medical Leave law, which is effective ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 8:20 pm


Massachusetts Town Could Throw Out Plastic Bag Ban: Patch PM - Tewksbury, MA Patch

Massachusetts Town Could Throw Out Plastic Bag Ban: Patch PM  Tewksbury, MA Patch

Massachusetts Town Could Throw Out Plastic Bag Ban - Tewksbury, MA - Tewksbury residents are having second thoughts about their plastic bag ban and ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 8:15 pm


Teen Charged With Assault Leaps From Courthouse Balcony - U.S. News & World Report

Teen Charged With Assault Leaps From Courthouse Balcony  U.S. News & World Report

BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts State Police are investigating after a teenager suffered severe injuries in an apparent leap from the fourth-floor interior balcony ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 7:31 pm


Massachusetts House to talk about raising revenue, but not as part of budget debate - MassLive.com

Massachusetts House to talk about raising revenue, but not as part of budget debate  MassLive.com

House leaders made clear Monday that they will not entertain budget amendments to raise additional revenue.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 6:53 pm


What Does it Take to Bring Offshore Wind to Massachusetts? - Yale Insights

What Does it Take to Bring Offshore Wind to Massachusetts?  Yale Insights

Offshore wind could bring cheap power to Massachusetts and help turn the state into a green tech hub. But before the turbines start turning, a variety of ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 6:51 pm


Wynn Resorts May "Fire" Its Way Into Massachusetts - Forbes

Wynn Resorts May "Fire" Its Way Into Massachusetts  Forbes

Wynn Resorts has pretty much fired the executive team that was the face of the company applying for a gaming license in Massachusetts, which is now under ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 6:49 pm


Gas prices up 7 cents in RI, 8 cents in Massachusetts - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Gas prices up 7 cents in RI, 8 cents in Massachusetts  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

AAA Northeast's weekly price survey found self-serve, regular selling for an average of $2.70 per gallon in Rhode Island and $2.69 per gallon in Massachusetts.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 6:48 pm


Contractor sues Massachusetts city for $1M in unpaid work - CTPost

Contractor sues Massachusetts city for $1M in unpaid work  CTPost

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. (AP) — A contractor alleging breach of contract is suing a Massachusetts city for $1 million. The MetroWest Daily News reports that ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 6:24 pm


Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker Ranked One of the World's Greatest Leaders - Up To Boston

Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker Ranked One of the World's Greatest Leaders  Up To Boston

Boston, MA– Fortune has included Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker on their list of the “World's Greatest Leaders," ranking him #20 out of 50 global ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 5:41 pm


Rising gas prices impacting western Massachusetts residents - WWLP.com

Rising gas prices impacting western Massachusetts residents  WWLP.com

Gas prices have increased nine cents in the past week, and rising prices are impacting western Massachusetts residents.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 5:12 pm


Wiz Khalifa summer tour making stops in Massachusetts, Connecticut - MassLive.com

Wiz Khalifa summer tour making stops in Massachusetts, Connecticut  MassLive.com

The rapper is playing Xfinity Theater and Xfinity Center in mid July.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 5:04 pm


Massachusetts veterans' bonus sees surge after application goes online - MassLive.com

Massachusetts veterans' bonus sees surge after application goes online  MassLive.com

In the nearly two months since veterans were first allowed to apply for their Welcome Home bonus online, the state has received 356 applications.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 4:35 pm


2 Massachusetts men killed in crash in Rhode Island - WCVB Boston

2 Massachusetts men killed in crash in Rhode Island  WCVB Boston

Two Massachusetts men were killed in an early-morning crash on a highway in Warwick.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 2:19 pm


Sports Betting Suddenly Off Table in Massachusetts Budget... - Casino.Org News

Sports Betting Suddenly Off Table in Massachusetts Budget...  Casino.Org News

Massachusetts sports betting will not be part of budget talks, according to House Democratic leaders, despite Governor Baker including it in his plan.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 2:04 pm


Massachusetts Unemployment Holds Steady in March - Business West

Massachusetts Unemployment Holds Steady in March  Business West

BOSTON — The state's total unemployment rate remained unchanged at 3.0% in March, the Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development announced.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 1:37 pm


Massachusetts Rep. Seth Moulton announces 2020 presidential bid - Business Insider

Massachusetts Rep. Seth Moulton announces 2020 presidential bid  Business Insider

Rep. Seth Moulton of Massachusetts announced he's jumping into the 2020 presidential race on DAY.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 1:31 pm


Massachusetts community hospitals are teaming up to save money - HealthLeaders Media

Massachusetts community hospitals are teaming up to save money  HealthLeaders Media

As Massachusetts health care becomes increasingly dominated by large health systems, more than a dozen community hospitals are banding together in a new ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 12:55 pm


Marijuana is legal in Massachusetts, but your boss doesn't have to allow it -- yet - MassLive.com

Marijuana is legal in Massachusetts, but your boss doesn't have to allow it -- yet  MassLive.com

A proposed bill would forbid employers from penalizing or discriminating against an employee for marijuana use outside the office, as long as the employee is ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 10:15 am


Massachusetts makes its play for toy maker Hasbro - WPRO

Massachusetts makes its play for toy maker Hasbro  WPRO

Colleen Arons, a spokeswoman for the Massachusetts Office of Business Development, tells The Boston Globe for a story Friday that the agency is “working to ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 8:31 am


Massachusetts is represented in Washington by a relitigation delegation - Boston Herald

Massachusetts is represented in Washington by a relitigation delegation  Boston Herald

During the Obama presidency we were constantly reminded by Democrats and the media that things were not to be relitigated. We were not to relitigate ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 5:01 am


Massachusetts to receive $61 million for local AmeriCorps programs - Boston.com

Massachusetts to receive $61 million for local AmeriCorps programs  Boston.com

BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts will receive $61 million in federal funding to support local AmeriCorps programs. Members of the state's congressional ...

Published on 21 April 2019 | 5:16 pm


Massachusetts police officer rushes into a burning home, saves man inside - MassLive.com

Massachusetts police officer rushes into a burning home, saves man inside  MassLive.com

A police officer from one Massachusetts town is being praised for rushing into a burning home and pulling a man to safety. On Saturday, around 5:20 p.m., ...

Published on 21 April 2019 | 4:14 pm


Census data shows US population shifting South, West; Massachusetts growth concentrated around Boston - MassLive.com

Census data shows US population shifting South, West; Massachusetts growth concentrated around Boston  MassLive.com

New data from the U.S. Census Bureau shows the country's population is migrating to the South and West. In Massachusetts, however, everything is shifting east ...

Published on 21 April 2019 | 10:14 am


For The First Time, Massachusetts Crowds Celebrate Pot Holiday Legally - CBS Boston

For The First Time, Massachusetts Crowds Celebrate Pot Holiday Legally  CBS Boston

People celebrated 420 in Massachusetts. (WBZ-TV)This is the first 420 adults can legally purchase marijuana in Massachusetts.

Published on 21 April 2019 | 12:17 am


Trial in Massachusetts teen beheading case getting underway - Boston.com

Trial in Massachusetts teen beheading case getting underway  Boston.com

SALEM, Mass. (AP) — The trial of a Massachusetts teenager charged with killing and beheading a high school classmate is getting underway after several ...

Published on 20 April 2019 | 7:56 pm


Massachusetts SWAT and K9 teams rescue 2 women from knife-wielding man - Boston.com

Massachusetts SWAT and K9 teams rescue 2 women from knife-wielding man  Boston.com

HOPEDALE, Mass. (AP) — Authorities say police shot a man with a knife and rescued two women from a Hopedale home. Worcester County District Attorney ...

Published on 20 April 2019 | 7:01 pm


Bishop who inspired at royal wedding coming to Massachusetts - Boston.com

Bishop who inspired at royal wedding coming to Massachusetts  Boston.com

BROCKTON, Mass. (AP) — The Episcopal bishop whose stirring sermon about the power of love at the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle inspired ...

Published on 20 April 2019 | 5:11 pm


Flood watch continues into Saturday evening for western Massachusetts - WWLP.com

Flood watch continues into Saturday evening for western Massachusetts  WWLP.com

A flood watch is in effect through Saturday evening across western Massachusetts for rain and heavy downpours.

Published on 20 April 2019 | 2:15 pm


Finally, Smooth Sailing For Offshore Wind In Massachusetts - CleanTechnica

Finally, Smooth Sailing For Offshore Wind In Massachusetts  CleanTechnica

April 20th, 2019 by Tina Casey. The great state of Massachusetts was once the scene of a years-long legal battle over the very first offshore wind farm in the USA ...

Published on 20 April 2019 | 1:42 pm


Flooding and heavy rain expected in Massachusetts - MassLive.com

Flooding and heavy rain expected in Massachusetts  MassLive.com

Franklin, Worcester, Hampshire, and Hampden counties are under flood watch until this evening, the weather *service* said in a forecast.

Published on 20 April 2019 | 12:27 pm


Massachusetts cities are working to reduce pedestrian crashes - WWLP.com

Massachusetts cities are working to reduce pedestrian crashes  WWLP.com

BOSTON (WWLP) - A program that aims to have 'zero pedestrian fatalities by 2030' started in Boston, is now making its way to cities all across the ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 10:38 pm


River flooding expected in some part of western Massachusetts this weekend - WWLP.com

River flooding expected in some part of western Massachusetts this weekend  WWLP.com

SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. (WWLP) - This weekend's expected rain could cause the Connecticut River to overflow its banks in some parts of western ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 9:57 pm


Congressional Delegation Announces $61 Million in AmeriCorps Funding For Massachusetts - framinghamsource.com

Congressional Delegation Announces $61 Million in AmeriCorps Funding For Massachusetts  framinghamsource.com

The following is a media release from Sen. Ed Markey's office. Markey is one of two U.S. Senators elected to represent Massachusetts in Washington DC. ***.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 9:50 pm


As 4/20 Approaches, Massachusetts Urges Responsible Marijuana-Related Recreation - CBS Boston

As 4/20 Approaches, Massachusetts Urges Responsible Marijuana-Related Recreation  CBS Boston

STATE HOUSE, BOSTON, APRIL 19, 2019 (State House News *Service*) – Saturday will be the first April 20th with legal and accessible marijuana for sale in ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 5:59 pm


Massachusetts Preps for First (Legal) 420 - Cheddar

Massachusetts Preps for First (Legal) 420  Cheddar

For the first 420 with legalized recreational cannabis in Massachusetts, the fledgling industry is gearing up for big crowds and a focus on edibles. Amanda ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 5:15 pm


Massachusetts, Connecticut Delegations Weigh In On Mueller Report - New England Public Radio

Massachusetts, Connecticut Delegations Weigh In On Mueller Report  New England Public Radio

Updated 4:38 p.m. U.S. senators representing Massachusetts and Connecticut, all Democrats, are weighing in on the release of special counsel Robert Mueller.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 4:58 pm


Massachusetts man pleads guilty in death of 10-year-old boy - Boston.com

Massachusetts man pleads guilty in death of 10-year-old boy  Boston.com

GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts man has pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the death of his girlfriend's 10-year-old autistic and deaf son.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 1:25 pm


Flood watch issued for Central, Western Massachusetts with 1-3 inches of rainfall in forecast - MassLive.com

Flood watch issued for Central, Western Massachusetts with 1-3 inches of rainfall in forecast  MassLive.com

The National Weather *Service* issued a flood watch for much of Massachusetts ahead of storms expected to hit the state this weekend.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 11:09 am


Getting in the game: Massachusetts makes pitch for Hasbro HQ - Turn to 10

Getting in the game: Massachusetts makes pitch for Hasbro HQ  Turn to 10

Massachusetts economic development officials are jumping into the effort to get Hasbro to build its new headquarters in the Bay State. But there is no reason to ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 11:06 am


Massachusetts delegation weighs in on Mueller report - WWLP.com

Massachusetts delegation weighs in on Mueller report  WWLP.com

Members of Massachusetts' all-Democratic congressional delegation are weighing in on the release of special counsel Robert Mueller's report on Russia and ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 11:16 pm


There is hope for Massachusetts farms even with declining numbers, survey says - WWLP.com

There is hope for Massachusetts farms even with declining numbers, survey says  WWLP.com

A new survey found the number of farms is declining in Massachusetts, but the value of the farms that remain is going up.

Published on 18 April 2019 | 11:15 pm


Stop & Shop Strike: Joe Biden Addresses Striking Employees In Massachusetts - NPR

Stop & Shop Strike: Joe Biden Addresses Striking Employees In Massachusetts  NPR

Former Vice President Joe Biden told a rally in Dorchester, Mass., Thursday that the 31,000 Stop & Shop workers on strike in New England are part of a ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 8:40 pm


Lyft Offering $4.20 Discount on Rides in Massachusetts This 420 - High Times

Lyft Offering $4.20 Discount on Rides in Massachusetts This 420  High Times

Ride-hailing *service* Lyft will be offering Massachusetts residents a discount of $4.20 on Saturday in an effort to help prevent impaired drivers from getting behind ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 6:33 pm


Massachusetts Doctor Arrested for Paying 14-Year-Old for Sex - NECN

Massachusetts Doctor Arrested for Paying 14-Year-Old for Sex  NECN

A Massachusetts doctor was arrested for allegedly paying a 14-year-old boy for sex. Sujan Kayastha, 37, was arrested following a four-month-long investigation ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 4:10 pm


The Wealthy In Massachusetts Don't Pay Enough In Taxes. We Can Change That - WBUR

The Wealthy In Massachusetts Don't Pay Enough In Taxes. We Can Change That  WBUR

Here's something you might not know about liberal Massachusetts: In the past four decades, the commonwealth has seen the third-largest decrease in taxes of ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 9:06 am


Massachusetts adviser charged for failed $8 million pot scheme - Boston Herald

Massachusetts adviser charged for failed $8 million pot scheme  Boston Herald

A Massachusetts investment adviser is accused of bilking investors out of $8 million for his medical marijuana shops that never opened, according to ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 1:01 am


Study: Massachusetts marijuana prices slightly above national average - Boston 25 News

Study: Massachusetts marijuana prices slightly above national average  Boston 25 News

People who purchase marijuana in Massachusetts will be paying slightly above the national average, according to a recent study on the average price of ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 9:49 pm


'Don't forget about us,' Massachusetts medical marijuana patients say - MassLive.com

'Don't forget about us,' Massachusetts medical marijuana patients say  MassLive.com

An advocacy group for medical marijuana patients is pushing for multiple tweaks to the medical program, in light of full legalization.

Published on 17 April 2019 | 6:48 pm


Lyft offers $4.20 off rides in Massachusetts on 4/20 in collaboration with NETA, Mass. Chiefs of Police Association - MassLive.com

Lyft offers $4.20 off rides in Massachusetts on 4/20 in collaboration with NETA, Mass. Chiefs of Police Association  MassLive.com

Ride-hailing *service* Lyft, in a collaboration with the Massachusetts Chiefs of Police Association and popular marijuana retailer New England Treatment Access, ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 5:42 pm


'Save Youth Football Rally' comes to Massachusetts - NFL.com

'Save Youth Football Rally' comes to Massachusetts  NFL.com

With help from former New England Patriots linebacker Andre Tippett, Massachusetts Football Alliance leads "Save Youth Football Rally" on Tuesday afternoon.

Published on 16 April 2019 | 9:45 pm


Gas prices on the rise in western Massachusetts - WWLP.com

Gas prices on the rise in western Massachusetts  WWLP.com

Gas prices in western Massachusetts have risen significantly in the past week; increasing five cents per gallon during that short time, according to the price ...

Published on 15 April 2019 | 8:10 pm


Rain storm and high winds bring down trees, wires in Massachusetts - The Boston Globe

Rain storm and high winds bring down trees, wires in Massachusetts  The Boston Globe

Trees and wires came down early Monday morning as rain poured down and wind whipped across Massachusetts, the National Weather *Service* said.

Published on 15 April 2019 | 6:19 pm


Western Massachusetts runners competing in 123rd Boston Marathon - WWLP.com

Western Massachusetts runners competing in 123rd Boston Marathon  WWLP.com

A group of western Massachusetts residents boarded a bus Monday morning to travel to Hopkinton to compete in the 123rd Boston Marathon.

Published on 15 April 2019 | 10:58 am


Tax deadline is April 17 in Massachusetts - WWLP.com

Tax deadline is April 17 in Massachusetts  WWLP.com

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) - Monday 4/15 is the deadline to file your 2018 federal tax return, but that deadline is extended for Massachusetts residents.

Published on 15 April 2019 | 7:00 am


EYES TO THE SKY: Space walk anniversary, better light for Massachusetts | - theberkshireedge.com

EYES TO THE SKY: Space walk anniversary, better light for Massachusetts |  theberkshireedge.com

Mount Washington — Astronaut Neil Armstrong stepped down the ladder of Apollo 11's lunar module, “Eagle”; as his boot touched the surface of the Moon, ...

Published on 15 April 2019 | 4:16 am


Officer shot twice in arm outside Massachusetts nightclub - Boston.com

Officer shot twice in arm outside Massachusetts nightclub  Boston.com

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts man is under arrest for allegedly shooting a Springfield Police officer in the arm outside a nightclub.

Published on 14 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Study Maps Suspicious Opioid Prescribing In Massachusetts - WBUR

Study Maps Suspicious Opioid Prescribing In Massachusetts  WBUR

A new study found that suspicious prescribing is "only one factor" explaining the differences in opioid overdoses and death rates across the state.

Published on 12 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Map: Here are all the Stop & Shop locations in Massachusetts - The Boston Globe

Map: Here are all the Stop & Shop locations in Massachusetts  The Boston Globe

The supermarket company operates 134 stores statewide, according to its website.

Published on 11 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Buttigieg campaign getting a Massachusetts boost from Grossman - The Boston Globe

Buttigieg campaign getting a Massachusetts boost from Grossman  The Boston Globe

Steve Grossman, the former Democratic National Committee chairman and three-time statewide candidate, is endorsing Pete Buttigieg for president.

Published on 11 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Bear suspected in death of 400-pound horse in Massachusetts - Boston.com

Bear suspected in death of 400-pound horse in Massachusetts  Boston.com

HINSDALE, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts family is mourning the death of their small horse that officials suspect was killed by a black bear. The Berkshire ...

Published on 9 April 2019 | 7:56 pm


Massachusetts becomes 16th state to ban 'gay conversion therapy' - NBCNews.com

Massachusetts becomes 16th state to ban 'gay conversion therapy'  NBCNews.com

Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker, a Republican, signed HR140, a bill that bans conversion therapy, also known as "reparative therapy" or "ex-gay therapy.

Published on 9 April 2019 | 7:24 pm


Massachusetts millennials have it the best, report says - Curbed Boston

Massachusetts millennials have it the best, report says  Curbed Boston

America's largest living generation can apparently live it up in the commonwealth—despite the housing costs, the congestion, and sundry other expenses.

Published on 9 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Reinventing a Life, and a House, in Massachusetts - The New York Times

Reinventing a Life, and a House, in Massachusetts  The New York Times

For the founder of a New York City gym, the rocky coast north of Boston offered an opportunity for a second act — and a new home to reflect that.

Published on 9 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Senior advocates: 35 Massachusetts nursing homes at risk of closing this year - MassLive.com

Senior advocates: 35 Massachusetts nursing homes at risk of closing this year  MassLive.com

The biggest problem, advocates say, is inadequate reimbursement from MassHealth, which leaves nursing homes operating at a financial loss.

Published on 8 April 2019 | 10:48 pm


In Massachusetts, people of color are the first to get arrested for marijuana — and the last to be licensed - The Boston Globe

In Massachusetts, people of color are the first to get arrested for marijuana — and the last to be licensed  The Boston Globe

Say you're an entrepreneur from a neighborhood ravaged by marijuana arrests. You hear that Massachusetts wants to help people like you join the legal ...

Published on 8 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Friendly’s closes 23 more locations in the Northeast, including in Massachusetts - Boston.com

Friendly’s closes 23 more locations in the Northeast, including in Massachusetts  Boston.com

Friendly's has closed 23 more restaurants around the Northeast, including three in the company's home state of Massachusetts, according to a letter sent to ...

Published on 8 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Editorial: The next frontier for gun control legislation in Massachusetts - The Boston Globe

Editorial: The next frontier for gun control legislation in Massachusetts  The Boston Globe

Massachusetts prides itself for taking gun control seriously, and has the results to prove it. The state's gun mortality rate is the second-lowest in the country: 3.7 ...

Published on 6 April 2019 | 7:00 am


1st Massachusetts farmers moving toward approval to grow marijuana outdoors - MassLive.com

1st Massachusetts farmers moving toward approval to grow marijuana outdoors  MassLive.com

The Cannabis Control Commission approved the first two provisional licenses for companies — Theory Wellness and BCWC — that plan to grow marijuana ...

Published on 6 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Study tracks racial disparities in Massachusetts marijuana arrests - MassLive.com

Study tracks racial disparities in Massachusetts marijuana arrests  MassLive.com

For every type of marijuana offense, black people are more likely to be arrested than would be expected based on their share of the population,

Published on 5 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Massachusetts state prisons offer medication to combat inmates' opioid addiction - New York Post

Massachusetts state prisons offer medication to combat inmates' opioid addiction  New York Post

Some Massachusetts state prisons began administering medication to treat opioid addiction in newly arriving inmates as part of a new law that took effect on ...

Published on 3 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Strong winds to hit Massachusetts Wednesday - MassLive.com

Strong winds to hit Massachusetts Wednesday  MassLive.com

The National Weather *Service* has issued a wind advisory for much of Massachusetts, cautioning of strong winds on Wednesday.

Published on 3 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Massachusetts is tricky during a census. Next year may be even harder - The Boston Globe

Massachusetts is tricky during a census. Next year may be even harder  The Boston Globe

Massachusetts is a traditionally hard-to-count state during census time, and it could be even harder to tabulate on the 2020 Census.

Published on 2 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Massachusetts Confirms Year's First Case Of Measles - wgbh.org

Massachusetts Confirms Year's First Case Of Measles  wgbh.org

Massachusetts public health officials have confirmed the state's first case of the measles this year and say people who have not been immunized who visited the ...

Published on 2 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Helicopter with 2 aboard crashes at Massachusetts airport - Boston Herald

Helicopter with 2 aboard crashes at Massachusetts airport  Boston Herald

TAUNTON, Mass. (AP) — A helicopter with two people aboard has crashed at a Massachusetts airport, but authorities say neither was injured.

Published on 2 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Baker Signals Discomfort With Push To Expand Abortion Access In Massachusetts - wgbh.org

Baker Signals Discomfort With Push To Expand Abortion Access In Massachusetts  wgbh.org

Gov. Charlie Baker said Monday that women's access to reproductive health care is not up for negotiation in Massachusetts, but suggested he would oppose an ...

Published on 1 April 2019 | 7:00 am


How's The Recreational Marijuana Roll Out Going In Massachusetts? - WBUR

How's The Recreational Marijuana Roll Out Going In Massachusetts?  WBUR

Many say the open recreational pot shops are located so out of the way and the product is so expensive that much of the marijuana market remains underground ...

Published on 1 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Wynn Resorts' Last Pitch To Save Massachusetts Gaming License - Forbes

Wynn Resorts' Last Pitch To Save Massachusetts Gaming License  Forbes

Wynn Resorts has a lineup of executives set to testify before the Massachusetts Gaming Commission this week to see if the company is suitable to hold a license ...

Published on 31 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Should Massachusetts bring back rent control? - Curbed Boston

Should Massachusetts bring back rent control?  Curbed Boston

Voters rejected it in 1994. Now some, including state lawmakers, are floating rent control as a solution to the Boston area's notoriously expensive housing ...

Published on 29 March 2019 | 7:00 am


A Renewed Push Against Child Marriage In Massachusetts - wgbh.org

A Renewed Push Against Child Marriage In Massachusetts  wgbh.org

Women dressed as brides in chains rallied outside the House chambers Wednesday to bring attention to legislation that aims to end childhood marriage in ...

Published on 27 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Massachusetts rent control floated as solution to Boston-area housing crunch - Curbed Boston

Massachusetts rent control floated as solution to Boston-area housing crunch  Curbed Boston

Legislation would allow cities and towns to set their own tenant protections—including caps on rent, something voters rejected in 1994.

Published on 26 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Rent control, long shunned, is back on the table in Massachusetts - The Boston Globe

Rent control, long shunned, is back on the table in Massachusetts  The Boston Globe

A battle is brewing on Beacon Hill over a longstanding contentious issue in housing: rent control. A group of House lawmakers is getting ready to file a bill that ...

Published on 25 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Should Massachusetts Change How It Funds Its School Districts? - wgbh.org

Should Massachusetts Change How It Funds Its School Districts?  wgbh.org

As school districts across the state struggle to balance their budgets, legislators are considering changes to how the state funds its schools. This debate over ...

Published on 25 March 2019 | 7:00 am








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