Under an order adopted by the Senate, primaries will be held on June 27 and the final election on July 25 in the 4th Middlesex District.
Supporters say that such a restriction would make it easier to enforce the 2010 law banning texting while driving.
22News explains what western Massachusetts cities and towns are doing to go green.
MBTA overseers on Thursday targeted the commuter rail, bus maintenance and The Ride paratransit service for reduced spending.
Governor Charlie Baker has been in touch with more than 10 states to pull together strategies for battling drug addiction.
Lawmakers and survivors of sexual assault told 22News colleges aren’t adequately handling instances of sexual harassment and violence.
22News explains why Housing Authorities are asking Massachusetts lawmakers for more funding.
The “Saving by Shaving” event has raised over $15 million in the four years since it’s started shaving hair for cancer research.
Massachusetts’ congressional delegation hopes to meet with representatives of key federal agencies, including the Department of Education
Auto manufacturers say that current rules are restrictive when it comes to the testing of self-driving cars.
“When they proposed the giant transfer of wealth and tried to wrap it up in a health care package, what did you say? You said, ‘No, no you w…
Gomez told reporters that he continues to discuss the prospects of another campaign with family and friends, but has not made a decision.
The state seal, which is replicated on the state flag, depicts an American Indian holding a bow in one hand and an arrow pointed downwards -…
Lawmakers are considering changing Massachusetts’ time zone. 22News explains how this could potentially impact children’s safety.
Governor Baker is proposing to allow defendants to perform community service instead of going to jail for unpaid court fines.
Courthouses across Massachusetts are in line to receive funding for major renovations, but one major courthouse didn’t make the list.
About three-quarters of the money comes from outside the state of Massachusetts.
22News explains why local government officials are concerned about the future of federal funding for Massachusetts
The amount of funding for programs serving at-risk youth is expected to decline in the next fiscal year.
Defendants who can’t afford to pay fines or fees would instead be able to perform community service, under Baker’s proposal.