Massachusetts is no stranger to the refugee resettlement process, with about 200 refugees from Syria since Governor Baker took office.
About 350 men and women who care about others, spent their day raising money for the Food Bank of Western Massachusetts on Sunday.
You should expect to hear some jet noise early in the morning over the next few days if you live near Westover Air Reserve Base.
The actions of first responders and new regulations have helped, but stronger opioids are on the market, and overdoses continue.
About 300 men and women who care about others, spent their day raising money for the Food Bank of Western Massachusetts.
Lead was found in some of the drinking water at Amherst Regional High School.
Hundreds of community volunteers have already signed up to help them acclimate to life in a new country.
Funding through the AG’s Abandoned Housing Initiative supports demolition of dangerous properties statewide.
A Belchertown non-profit agency is raising money to build a new home for lost and stray animals.
Supporters believe the measure will provide humane protections for animals raised for eggs and slaughter, while many opponents say that thes…
About 2,000 volunteers are working to clean up trash and debris along the Connecticut River, from Vermont and New Hampshire to Connecticut.
A former sushi chef for the Zen restaurant in downtown Northampton, said it took him 14 years to work his way up to minimum wage.
The second public meeting was held to discuss the relocation of 51 refugees from Syria, Burundi and the Congo.
Nearly 200 law enforcement officials and first responders gathered in Hadley to learn about non-deadly strangulation.
The governor said that the state should always have concern about refugee resettlement, but he has faith in the federal vetting process.
Massachusetts isn’t the only state taking in refugees from Syria over the next year.
Officials at the University of Massachusetts say enrollment at the school is projected to reach a record high this year.
The victim, a 19 year-old student, had been out for a run when he was struck by the car, a university spokesperson says.
Northampton, the Paradise City, will be the new home of Syrian refugee families escaping civil war.
The suspect who was arrested allegedly stated, “If the cars are unlocked, they are fair game.”