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Mosquito-Spraying Continues in Massachusetts - NBC10 Boston

Mosquito-Spraying Continues in Massachusetts  NBC10 Boston

More Massachusetts communities were sprayed for mosquitoes Wednesday, with further treatment planned across the Bay State. Health officials have been ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 3:45 am


Deadly Powassan tick virus confirmed in Massachusetts resident, health officials say - WCVB Boston

Deadly Powassan tick virus confirmed in Massachusetts resident, health officials say  WCVB Boston

A Maynard resident was recently diagnosed with the Powassan virus, a deadly tick-borne illness, according to Town Administrator Greg Johnson and the ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 2:56 am


Opioid overdose deaths in Massachusetts drop in first half of 2019 - WWLP.com

Opioid overdose deaths in Massachusetts drop in first half of 2019  WWLP.com

The number of Massachusetts residents who have died from opioid-related deaths has decreased by nearly 11 percent in the first six months of 2019.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 2:47 am


Rare, deadly tick virus transmitted to Mass. resident, officials say - WCVB Boston

Rare, deadly tick virus transmitted to Mass. resident, officials say  WCVB Boston

The Powassan virus can cause a very severe form of brain inflammation.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 2:45 am


Another round of severe weather hits western Massachusetts - WWLP.com

Another round of severe weather hits western Massachusetts  WWLP.com

(WWLP) – Strong downpours and thunderstorms hit several communities in western Massachusetts, flooding streets and damaging trees Wednesday night.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 1:32 am


Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Evening' game | Massachusetts - WESTERNMASSNEWS.com

Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Evening' game | Massachusetts  WESTERNMASSNEWS.com

BRAINTREE, Mass. (AP) — The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Massachusetts Lottery's "Numbers Evening" game were:

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:23 am


Strong storms cause power outages, trigger warnings throughout Massachusetts - WCVB Boston

Strong storms cause power outages, trigger warnings throughout Massachusetts  WCVB Boston

Massachusetts and other parts of New England are under a severe thunderstorm watch Wednesday through 9 p.m. and another round of severe thunderstorms ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:09 am


Will Massachusetts gun laws be adopted nationwide? - WWLP.com

Will Massachusetts gun laws be adopted nationwide?  WWLP.com

After two deadly mass shootings earlier this month, support for a Red Flag law resurfaced, and now it's caught the attention of the president himself.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:04 am


Massachusetts Paid Family and Medical Leave: The Final Regulations and Related Tax Considerations - JD Supra

Massachusetts Paid Family and Medical Leave: The Final Regulations and Related Tax Considerations  JD Supra

After a three-month delay in implementation to prepare for compliance, employer deductions under the Massachusetts Paid Family and Medical Leave begin ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:50 pm


Classical Christian college opening second campus this weekend – in Massachusetts - The College Fix

Classical Christian college opening second campus this weekend – in Massachusetts  The College Fix

Top-ranked Catholic institution on 'best college values' list – and it takes no government money.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:41 pm


Massachusetts parking garage deck partially collapses under dump truck - WSOC Charlotte

Massachusetts parking garage deck partially collapses under dump truck  WSOC Charlotte

A dump truck has partially fallen through the roof deck of a parking garage in Massachusetts.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:17 pm


HighTower Picks Up $1B RIA in Massachusetts - ThinkAdvisor

HighTower Picks Up $1B RIA in Massachusetts  ThinkAdvisor

HighTower said it has bought a stake in Lexington Wealth Management, an advisory group in Massachusetts that works with $1 billion in assets under ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:10 pm


Funnel clouds spotted during Massachusetts tornado warning - Boston Herald

Funnel clouds spotted during Massachusetts tornado warning  Boston Herald

Funnel clouds were spotted in the Haverhill area during a tornado warning Wednesday, according to the National Weather *Service*. The severe storm at 3 p.m. ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:58 pm


Casino-racetrack proposed for Massachusetts - Daily Racing Form

Casino-racetrack proposed for Massachusetts  Daily Racing Form

A high-profile Massachusetts developer has floated a proposal for a casino in the southeastern corner of the state that would also include a one-mile ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:55 pm


Massachusetts to consider Wareham Park proposition - World Casino Directory

Massachusetts to consider Wareham Park proposition  World Casino Directory

Consortium of developers has reportedly launched a proposal that could see the town of Wareham host a $300 million horseracing and entertainments facility.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:46 pm


3. Boston, Massachusetts - FOX 11 and FOX 41

3. Boston, Massachusetts  FOX 11 and FOX 41

Photo Credit: Alamy Stock Photo Overall diversity score: 71.6Racial/ethnic diversity index: 70.2Birthplace diversity index: 73.1Most common racial/ethnic group:

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:24 pm


Severe thunderstorm watch issued for across Massachusetts - MassLive.com

Severe thunderstorm watch issued for across Massachusetts  MassLive.com

The National Weather *Service* has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for across Massachusetts Wednesday.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:09 pm


Marijuana in Massachusetts - Wicked Local Brookline

Marijuana in Massachusetts  Wicked Local Brookline

Find out what is happening with legal marijuana across Massachusetts.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:50 pm


INTERACTIVE MAP: Find out the risk level for EEE or West Nile in your Massachusetts community - Worcester Telegram

INTERACTIVE MAP: Find out the risk level for EEE or West Nile in your Massachusetts community  Worcester Telegram

Two Massachusetts residents have contracted Eastern equine encephalitis virus this month. These are the first human cases of the arbovirus since 2013. One of ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:45 pm


Massachusetts hospital CEO Deborah Weymouth resigns - Becker's Hospital Review

Massachusetts hospital CEO Deborah Weymouth resigns  Becker's Hospital Review

Deborah Weymouth, president and CEO of UMass Memorial HealthAlliance-Clinton (Mass.) Hospital, resigned for a new job opportunity, according to The ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:30 pm


Zolak & Bertrand: Dominican Drama, Pies and Sweets, Massachusetts Isn't Friendly (Hour 3) - 98.5 The Sports Hub

Zolak & Bertrand: Dominican Drama, Pies and Sweets, Massachusetts Isn't Friendly (Hour 3)  98.5 The Sports Hub

In the third hour: Zolak and Bertrand talk about the drama in the Dominican Republic with two former MLB players being caught up in a drug bust, and the ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:21 pm


Massachusetts One of the Least Friendly States in the Nation - Up To Boston

Massachusetts One of the Least Friendly States in the Nation  Up To Boston

BOSTON – Every week there's a new survey that ranks the states in the country from best to worst. Earlier, we learned that Massachusetts ranked as the best ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:38 pm


Feds arrest former Massachusetts State Police union leader and lobbyist - Bangor Daily News

Feds arrest former Massachusetts State Police union leader and lobbyist  Bangor Daily News

Federal authorities have arrested the former president of and the lobbyist for the Massachusetts State Police labor union after they say the two misused union ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:37 pm


Ivan Keith, accused of raping four Massachusetts women in the 1990s, held without bail - MassLive.com

Ivan Keith, accused of raping four Massachusetts women in the 1990s, held without bail  MassLive.com

Ivan Keith, the former Massachusetts man accused of four rapes in the 1990s, will remain held without bail after a judge determined the 61-year-old is both a ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:17 pm


Massive Fire Destroys Massachusetts Recycling Plant - Environmental Leader

Massive Fire Destroys Massachusetts Recycling Plant  Environmental Leader

A massive fire broke out at a construction waste recycling plant in North Andover, Massachusetts, last night and continued to burn this morning. The four-alarm ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:14 pm


Top Massachusetts motor vehicles registry official fired after deadly NH motorcycle crash - Bangor Daily News

Top Massachusetts motor vehicles registry official fired after deadly NH motorcycle crash  Bangor Daily News

Acting Registrar of Motor Vehicles Jamey Tesler, who serves as chair of the Merit Rating Board, said the agency needs new leadership.. Maine news, sports ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:12 pm


Eversource upgrading electric distribution system in western Massachusetts - Daily Energy Insider

Eversource upgrading electric distribution system in western Massachusetts  Daily Energy Insider

Published on August 21, 2019 by Kevin Randolph. arrow. Tweet. Share. Share. arrow. Eversource recently announced that it is investing $4 million in electric ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:01 pm


Opioid deaths down as Massachusetts still struggles with fentanyl abuse - Boston Business Journal

Opioid deaths down as Massachusetts still struggles with fentanyl abuse  Boston Business Journal

Deaths from opioid-related overdoses in Massachusetts have declined precipitously in the first half of 2019, though the state is still struggling with the ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:47 pm


Greenfield jail to become first in Massachusetts to dispense methadone - Boston 25 News

Greenfield jail to become first in Massachusetts to dispense methadone  Boston 25 News

GREENFIELD, Mass. - A rural jail is set to become Massachusetts' first correctional facility to dispense methadone to inmates for opioid addiction treatment.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:12 pm


How did Massachusetts blossom into an environment ripe for energy storage, pushing technology and business models to the cutting edge? - Utility Dive

How did Massachusetts blossom into an environment ripe for energy storage, pushing technology and business models to the cutting edge?  Utility Dive

It created a market that demands and allows for value stacking. Today's energy storage technology can help power the country more efficiently and sustainably, ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:09 pm


Large hail, damaging winds possible Wednesday across Massachusetts - MassLive.com

Large hail, damaging winds possible Wednesday across Massachusetts  MassLive.com

The National Weather *Service* said showers and scattered thunderstorms are expected with a slight risk for severe storms.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:44 pm


Massachusetts’ ‘Red Flag’ Gun Law Needs An Update - WBUR

Massachusetts’ ‘Red Flag’ Gun Law Needs An Update  WBUR

Massachusetts' "red flag" law does not allow physicians and other licensed clinicians to petition the court for the removal of a gun. The law should change, writes ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:05 am


Massachusetts man sparks fire on roof using Roman candle to kill hornets - Fox News

Massachusetts man sparks fire on roof using Roman candle to kill hornets  Fox News

A Massachusetts man sparked a fire on his family home's roof last week as he was trying to get rid of a pesky hornet's nest with a Roman candle.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:12 am


Survey shows pockets of uninsured people across Massachusetts - Boston Herald

Survey shows pockets of uninsured people across Massachusetts  Boston Herald

A new report out Tuesday flags “priority” areas with the greatest concentrations of people without health insurance in Massachusetts, suggesting strategies to ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:20 pm


Massachusetts health centers receive a total of $3.1 million in federal Quality Improvement Awards - MassLive.com

Massachusetts health centers receive a total of $3.1 million in federal Quality Improvement Awards  MassLive.com

A total of 38 health centers and groups across the state, including those in Holyoke, Springfield and Worcester, have received federal Quality Improvement ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:13 pm


Marijuana getaways in Massachusetts: Where to buy pot and stay the weekend - The Boston Globe

Marijuana getaways in Massachusetts: Where to buy pot and stay the weekend  The Boston Globe

Pot tourism is a new and growing industry in Massachusetts. If you find yourself traveling to a town you know next to nothing about, fear not: We scoped out what ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 9:48 pm


New $300 Million Massachusetts Racetrack, Casino Proposed By Development Partnership - Horse Racing News - Paulick Report

New $300 Million Massachusetts Racetrack, Casino Proposed By Development Partnership - Horse Racing News  Paulick Report

A development partnership led by a real estate executive responsible for some of the South Shore's most iconic projects today proposed a $300 million-plus ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 7:56 pm


Thomas Bowes, Merit Rating Board director under fire in Massachusetts RMV review, has been fired - MassLive.com

Thomas Bowes, Merit Rating Board director under fire in Massachusetts RMV review, has been fired  MassLive.com

Merit Rating Board Director Thomas Bowes, who came under fire in the wake of a deadly New Hampshire crash, was fired Tuesday afternoon a three-member ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 6:45 pm


Jail to become first in Massachusetts to dispense methadone - Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

Jail to become first in Massachusetts to dispense methadone  Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A rural jail is set to become Massachusetts' first correctional facility to dispense methadone to inmates for opioid addiction ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 6:04 pm


Massachusetts ranked among 5 least friendliest states in America - Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

Massachusetts ranked among 5 least friendliest states in America  Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

BOSTON (WHDH) - Massachusetts is one of the rudest states in America, according to a new ranking. The Bay State checked in at 47th on Big Seven Travel's ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 3:19 pm


The Top 31 Colleges In Massachusetts For 2019: Forbes - Boston, MA Patch

The Top 31 Colleges In Massachusetts For 2019: Forbes  Boston, MA Patch

The Top 31 Colleges In Massachusetts For 2019 - Boston, MA - It's just about college season. Two of the top five schools in the country are in Massachusetts.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 1:10 pm


Massachusetts Ranked Among America’s Least Friendly States - CBS Boston

Massachusetts Ranked Among America’s Least Friendly States  CBS Boston

BOSTON (CBS) – Massachusetts apparently misses the mark when it comes to welcoming out-of-towners. A new list from travel website Big 7 ranks the ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 12:57 pm


'The numbers just don't really add up;' Advocates believe Massachusetts inventory counting 387 untested rape kits is too low to be accurate - MassLive.com

'The numbers just don't really add up;' Advocates believe Massachusetts inventory counting 387 untested rape kits is too low to be accurate  MassLive.com

Data indicates there are 387 untested rape kits dating back to the 1970s in 13 of 14 counties in Massachusetts. Advocates believe that number is far too low to ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:23 am


Massachusetts to Incorporate 6 New Energy Storage Projects of More Than 20 MW - Energy Manager Today

Massachusetts to Incorporate 6 New Energy Storage Projects of More Than 20 MW  Energy Manager Today

NEC Energy Solutions (NEC ES) recently announced six additional energy storage projects of more than 20 MW at municipal power plants throughout New ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 12:31 am


Sportswriter Jack Chevalier left mark on Western Massachusetts - MassLive.com

Sportswriter Jack Chevalier left mark on Western Massachusetts  MassLive.com

Columnist Garry Brown remembers sportswriter Jack Chevalier.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 10:46 pm


Massachusetts Is One of the Least Friendly States, Survey Finds - NBC10 Boston

Massachusetts Is One of the Least Friendly States, Survey Finds  NBC10 Boston

Massachusetts welcomes tens of millions of visitors every year, but apparently these visitors don't feel very welcome. In fact, Massachusetts is the 47th friendliest ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 8:49 pm


Heavy rainfall, damaging winds possible in parts of Massachusetts Monday - MassLive.com

Heavy rainfall, damaging winds possible in parts of Massachusetts Monday  MassLive.com

A wave of storms are possible across Massachusetts Monday. The National Weather *Service* said a few strong thunderstorms are possible late afternoon ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 3:59 pm


Massachusetts Democratic Politics Lost Its Mind Over the Weekend - Esquire

Massachusetts Democratic Politics Lost Its Mind Over the Weekend  Esquire

COMMONWEALTH—A point of personal privilege—Democratic politics here in the Commonwealth (God save it!) lost a bit of its mind over the weekend.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 3:45 pm


Springfield Armory – Springfield, Massachusetts - Atlas Obscura

Springfield Armory – Springfield, Massachusetts  Atlas Obscura

Discover Springfield Armory in Springfield, Massachusetts: The largest collection of historic military firearms in the United States.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 3:01 pm


Deadly mosquito-borne virus found in second Massachusetts resident, state health officials say - Fox News

Deadly mosquito-borne virus found in second Massachusetts resident, state health officials say  Fox News

A second Massachusetts resident has been diagnosed with the potentially deadly Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) virus, state health officials announced late ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 12:42 pm


Tesla restarts its solar-panel business, offers rental plans in Massachusetts - WCVB Boston

Tesla restarts its solar-panel business, offers rental plans in Massachusetts  WCVB Boston

Tesla is trying to spark its solar-panel business by letting consumers rent rooftop systems rather than buy them. Tesla Inc. CEO Elon Musk announced the ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 12:22 pm


Severe Thunderstorm Watch in effect for parts of western Massachusetts - WWLP.com

Severe Thunderstorm Watch in effect for parts of western Massachusetts  WWLP.com

(WWLP) – The 22News Storm Team has issued a Weather Alert for this afternoon into the early evening with scattered thunderstorms expected, a few of which ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 9:36 am


Massachusetts plastic bag ban is now tied up in Beacon Hill - The Boston Globe

Massachusetts plastic bag ban is now tied up in Beacon Hill  The Boston Globe

Some of the most adamant supporters of efforts to ban single-use plastic carryout bags say they can't support the bill.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 9:35 am


Heat advisory issued for parts of Massachusetts - MassLive.com

Heat advisory issued for parts of Massachusetts  MassLive.com

The National Weather *Service* issued a heat advisory for multiple counties in Massachusetts Monday.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 9:19 am


Severe thunderstorm warning issued in Massachusetts - WCVB Boston

Severe thunderstorm warning issued in Massachusetts  WCVB Boston

A severe thunderstorm warning was issued in parts of Massachusetts, according to the National Weather *Service*. The warning was issued for parts of Worcester ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 11:13 pm


Whoa: Massachusetts Newspaper Drags Warren Through The Wringer For Attacking Law Enforcement - Townhall

Whoa: Massachusetts Newspaper Drags Warren Through The Wringer For Attacking Law Enforcement  Townhall

The Boston Herald on Friday penned an editorial blasting Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D) for her repeated attacks on law enforcement. The editorial ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 10:05 pm


Massachusetts among states to consider use of ‘dental therapists’ - Boston.com

Massachusetts among states to consider use of ‘dental therapists’  Boston.com

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — It can be hard to keep smiles healthy in rural areas, where dentists are few and far between and residents often are poor and lack ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 12:55 pm


Massachusetts real estate transactions for Hampden, Hampshire and Franklin counties: August 18, 2019 edition. - MassLive.com

Massachusetts real estate transactions for Hampden, Hampshire and Franklin counties: August 18, 2019 edition.  MassLive.com

Agawam. Christopher J. Conant and Brianna R. Conant to Taylor C. Demerski and Corey T. Boileau, 32 Coronet Circle, $220,000. Cig4 LLC, to William J.

Published on 18 August 2019 | 10:15 am


Overturned boat on the Merrimack River in Massachusetts - Turn to 10

Overturned boat on the Merrimack River in Massachusetts  Turn to 10

Five people are safe, after their boat overturned in the Merrimack River in the northern part of Massachusetts. The Coast Guard says a 21-foot charter boat ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 2:23 am


Second human EEE case confirmed in Massachusetts; 10 new communities at critical risk - WCVB Boston

Second human EEE case confirmed in Massachusetts; 10 new communities at critical risk  WCVB Boston

A second human case of Eastern equine encephalitis virus infection has been confirmed in Massachusetts, according to the state's Department of Public Health.

Published on 17 August 2019 | 10:23 pm


Massachusetts man still critical after Bedford motorcycle crash - The Union Leader

Massachusetts man still critical after Bedford motorcycle crash  The Union Leader

BEDFORD — Police have identified a Massachusetts man who was critically injured when his motorcycle was rear-ended by another vehicle on Route 101 ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 8:52 pm


Joseph Kennedy mulling primary challenge to Markey in Massachusetts | TheHill - The Hill

Joseph Kennedy mulling primary challenge to Markey in Massachusetts | TheHill  The Hill

Rep. Joe Kennedy (D-Mass.) reportedly commissioned a survey to see how well he would fare in a primary challenge against Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass.)

Published on 17 August 2019 | 7:03 pm


Sharks prompt swimming bans at Massachusetts beaches - Boston.com

Sharks prompt swimming bans at Massachusetts beaches  Boston.com

ORLEANS, Mass. (AP) — Shark sightings prompted Massachusetts officials to close two beaches to swimming. The first sighting was off Nauset Beach in ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 3:19 pm


Massachusetts Voters May Finally Get a Chance To Repeal the State's Awful Cap on Beer and Wine Sales - Reason

Massachusetts Voters May Finally Get a Chance To Repeal the State's Awful Cap on Beer and Wine Sales  Reason

For too long, state lawmakers have played favorites with booze laws. Will they finally let voters decide where they can buy?

Published on 17 August 2019 | 8:30 am


Cannabis-related poison control calls for Massachusetts kids doubled after medical pot legalized - Science Daily

Cannabis-related poison control calls for Massachusetts kids doubled after medical pot legalized  Science Daily

After medical marijuana became legal in Massachusetts, cannabis-related poison control calls involving the commonwealth's children and teenagers doubled, ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 5:06 pm


Massachusetts RMV suspends 869 more drivers two months after deadly N.H. motorcycle crash - USA TODAY

Massachusetts RMV suspends 869 more drivers two months after deadly N.H. motorcycle crash  USA TODAY

BOSTON – The magnitude of the mistakes at the Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles keeps getting worse two months after a deadly motorcycle crash in ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 4:43 pm


Massachusetts Sales Tax Holiday Coming This Weekend - CBS Boston

Massachusetts Sales Tax Holiday Coming This Weekend  CBS Boston

BOSTON (AP) — Shoppers in Massachusetts and Connecticut will be getting a break from sales taxes in the coming days. The two-day sales tax holiday in ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 2:23 pm


Garry, Tran back petition to prevent Massachusetts from becoming sanctuary state - Lowell Sun

Garry, Tran back petition to prevent Massachusetts from becoming sanctuary state  Lowell Sun

State Rep. Colleen Garry of Dracut and Sen. Dean Tran of Fitchburg are among a group of officials who support a new ballot initiative aimed at trying to prevent ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 11:42 am


Massachusetts high school football preseason primer - Boston Herald

Massachusetts high school football preseason primer  Boston Herald

We'll look at 10 interesting storylines which could go a long way in shaping the landscape of the MIAA and ISL football seasons in Massachusetts.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 10:18 am


From Massachusetts, a key player in suffrage fight - The Boston Globe

From Massachusetts, a key player in suffrage fight  The Boston Globe

On the 100th anniversary of women's suffrage, here's a quick primer on Lucy Stone, a Massachusetts native and one of the pivotal figures in the US women's ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 7:28 pm


We have a Republican Party in Massachusetts that accepts losing as a way of life (Letters) - MassLive.com

We have a Republican Party in Massachusetts that accepts losing as a way of life (Letters)  MassLive.com

I called the Massachusetts Republican Party in Boston over the last couple of months and they don't even have a candidate who will run against Ed Markey for ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 4:23 pm


Out-of-state drivers take notice: Massachusetts to notify other states of 45,000 driving violations here - MassLive.com

Out-of-state drivers take notice: Massachusetts to notify other states of 45,000 driving violations here  MassLive.com

Transportation Secretary Stephanie Pollack releases the result of an internal investigation into MassDOT's processing of out-of-state motor vehicle violations on ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 3:32 pm


Qdoba Fined $409,400 for Child Labor Violations in Massachusetts - Eater Boston

Qdoba Fined $409,400 for Child Labor Violations in Massachusetts  Eater Boston

San Diego-based burrito chain Qdoba has incurred nearly half a million dollars in fines from Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey's office for violating ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 3:07 pm


New Orange Line cars rare good news for transportation in Massachusetts - Curbed Boston

New Orange Line cars rare good news for transportation in Massachusetts  Curbed Boston

The first six of 152 new Orange Line cars rolled out of Wellington Station on August 14, a rare bit of good news for a state transportation infrasturcture that's been ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 9:36 am


Is Jeffrey Epstein associate Ghislaine Maxwell in Massachusetts? - The Boston Globe

Is Jeffrey Epstein associate Ghislaine Maxwell in Massachusetts?  The Boston Globe

Ghislaine Maxwell, longtime companion and confidante of the late wealthy criminal Jeffrey Epstein, has reportedly been living in Manchester-by-the-Sea.

Published on 14 August 2019 | 10:05 pm


Qdoba Fined $400K for 1,000+ Child Labor Violations in Massachusetts - NBC10 Boston

Qdoba Fined $400K for 1,000+ Child Labor Violations in Massachusetts  NBC10 Boston

A popular Mexican-style fast food chain is facing more than $400000 in fines for over 1000 child labor law violations in Massachusetts. Qdoba has been cited ...

Published on 14 August 2019 | 8:04 pm


MSPCA warns dog owners about toxic Cyanobacteria blooms in Massachusetts - Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

MSPCA warns dog owners about toxic Cyanobacteria blooms in Massachusetts  Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

BOSTON (WHDH) - The MSPCA is reminding dog owners to keep their pups out of ponds with green film on the surface after state health officials issued ...

Published on 14 August 2019 | 1:09 pm


Massachusetts’ tax-free weekend: Everything you need to know - The Boston Globe

Massachusetts’ tax-free weekend: Everything you need to know  The Boston Globe

The state's tax-free weekend is once again upon us, and if you are looking to save a bit of cash, here's what you need to know about the sales-tax holiday.

Published on 14 August 2019 | 11:47 am


Report: Bacteria poses serious risk at Massachusetts beaches - Boston Herald

Report: Bacteria poses serious risk at Massachusetts beaches  Boston Herald

Great white sharks have been driving beachgoers out of the water on the Cape, but an environmental advocacy group reports there is another serious threat on ...

Published on 14 August 2019 | 12:15 am


Why Are Town Line Signs In Massachusetts Shaped Like A Book? - wgbh.org

Why Are Town Line Signs In Massachusetts Shaped Like A Book?  wgbh.org

Here at the Curiosity Desk, we love nothing more than digging for answers to the everyday mysteries that catch your eye. And recently, Sarah Rambacher — a ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 10:32 pm


Meth has taken hold in Massachusetts - The Boston Globe

Meth has taken hold in Massachusetts  The Boston Globe

Methamphetamine, an illegal drug that has long plagued the West and Midwest, has finally taken hold in Massachusetts, posing a daunting new challenge to a ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:28 pm


Massachusetts man with deadly mosquito-borne virus in coma, daughter says - Fox News

Massachusetts man with deadly mosquito-borne virus in coma, daughter says  Fox News

A Massachusetts man who was diagnosed with a potentially deadly mosquito-borne virus known as Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) virus is reportedly in a ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 2:20 pm


Family of Mass. man infected with EEE says he is in coma - WCVB Boston

Family of Mass. man infected with EEE says he is in coma  WCVB Boston

His friends say he is a well-known and beloved resident of a small, rural town.

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Massachusetts man infected with EEE now in coma, family says - WCVB Boston

Massachusetts man infected with EEE now in coma, family says  WCVB Boston

A man in Massachusetts infected with the state's first case of Eastern equine encephalitis since 2013 is in a coma, according to family members.

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Massachusetts runners are the fastest in the country, according to a study of marathon results - Boston.com

Massachusetts runners are the fastest in the country, according to a study of marathon results  Boston.com

A massive new study says that Massachusetts is outpacing the country in, well, pace. According to a survey of the results from more than 16,000 marathons in ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Massachusetts has first human EEE case in 6 years; 9 communities at critical risk - WCVB Boston

Massachusetts has first human EEE case in 6 years; 9 communities at critical risk  WCVB Boston

A human case of Eastern equine encephalitis has been confirmed in Massachusetts, the first in the state in six years, according to the Massachusetts ...

Published on 11 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Four groups hoping to open new charter schools in Massachusetts - Boston.com

Four groups hoping to open new charter schools in Massachusetts  Boston.com

BOSTON (AP) — Four groups are hoping to open new charter schools in Massachusetts. The Department of Elementary and Secondary Education said it has ...

Published on 10 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Does Massachusetts Have Strict Gun-Ownership Requirements, Low Firearm-Death Rates? - Snopes.com

Does Massachusetts Have Strict Gun-Ownership Requirements, Low Firearm-Death Rates?  Snopes.com

Attention turned to gun-violence prevention measures in the wake of a spate of mass shootings in the U.S. in August 2019.

Published on 9 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Massachusetts marijuana regulators hit Curaleaf with record $250,000 fine - The Boston Globe

Massachusetts marijuana regulators hit Curaleaf with record $250,000 fine  The Boston Globe

Massachusetts marijuana regulators on Thursday slapped one of the country's biggest marijuana companies with a record-high fine, saying it broke state rules ...

Published on 8 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Traffic congestion has reached a ‘tipping point’ in Massachusetts, state officials say - The Boston Globe

Traffic congestion has reached a ‘tipping point’ in Massachusetts, state officials say  The Boston Globe

The Baker administration on Thursday acknowledged the state's epic traffic has reached a “tipping point” and signaled support for major new tools to combat ...

Published on 8 August 2019 | 7:00 am


The essential guide to buying and consuming pot in Massachusetts - The Boston Globe

The essential guide to buying and consuming pot in Massachusetts  The Boston Globe

Curious about legal weed but feeling a little intimidated about visiting a retail outlet? Our handy guide answers all of your questions so you can stock up with ...

Published on 6 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Here are the recreational marijuana shops open in Massachusetts - The Boston Globe

Here are the recreational marijuana shops open in Massachusetts  The Boston Globe

The following is a list of all recreational marijuana stores as of Aug. 6. Find out which stores have received licenses or submitted applications here. For more ...

Published on 6 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Where Are The Worst Drivers In Massachusetts? - CBS Boston

Where Are The Worst Drivers In Massachusetts?  CBS Boston

BOSTON (CBS) – Massachusetts may have a reputation for bad driving. But now we have a closer look where those drivers are exactly. A new study by Quote ...

Published on 6 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Massachusetts Has The Best Public School Systems In America, Report Says - CBS Boston

Massachusetts Has The Best Public School Systems In America, Report Says  CBS Boston

BOSTON (CBS) – Massachusetts public schools are getting top marks again in a new report. For the fourth year in a row, WalletHub says the Bay State has the ...

Published on 29 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Marijuana is legal in Massachusetts — but not off its shores - Boston.com

Marijuana is legal in Massachusetts — but not off its shores  Boston.com

A relaxing, breezy cruise off the Massachusetts coast may offer an escape from another week of sweltering summer heat. However, state officials are warning ...

Published on 29 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Maine gained independence from Massachusetts 200 years ago. Here’s how they’re celebrating. - The Boston Globe

Maine gained independence from Massachusetts 200 years ago. Here’s how they’re celebrating.  The Boston Globe

Maine, “the colony of a colony,” will kick off celebrations Tuesday for the 200th anniversary of its statehood and independence from Massachusetts.

Published on 29 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Is there an end in sight to Massachusetts housing crisis? - Wicked Local Marblehead

Is there an end in sight to Massachusetts housing crisis?  Wicked Local Marblehead

Gov. Charlie Baker declared a housing crisis in Massachusetts in 2018, but residents have been feeling the effects for more than a decade. While speaking to a ...

Published on 26 July 2019 | 7:00 am


If you don’t already own a home in Massachusetts, it may be too late - The Boston Globe

If you don’t already own a home in Massachusetts, it may be too late  The Boston Globe

Prices of both single-family homes and condominiums hit record highs last month — which is typically one of the busiest of the year — according to figures out ...

Published on 24 July 2019 | 7:00 am








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