The New England Fisheries Management Council proposes restricting draggers and trawlers from fishing 600M or more below the surface.
Under the Boston Bridge program, the commonwealth and the city say they’ll cover students’ tuition and fees.
The Baker administration has been tight-lipped about the scope of the state’s immediate budget problems.
The bill would authorize the award of a military service medal to members of the Armed Forces exposed to ionizing radiation.
The Senate unanimously passed a nearly $40.4 billion budget that includes funding for health care and approves a high speed rail study.
State lawmakers hope to address criminal justice reform this session, but 22News spoke with residents who say the state could be doing more.
Traditional hotels are taxed by the state, so some lawmakers think that putting a tax on short-term rentals will level the playing field.
Dozens of health care workers and advocates rallied at the State House, fighting for affordable health care for all Massachusetts residents.
To the nation, they are protectors- but to many, they are also sons, daughters, mothers, and fathers.
A feasibility study for developing a high-speed rail line between Boston and Springfield has been agreed upon.
The lifesaving devices are increasingly needed, due to an increase in severe food allergies.
Secretary of Housing and Development Jay Ashe said the Baker-Polito administration is working to help build up the communities in the state.
Western Massachusetts senators are hoping to allocate much-needed funding to their communities in next year’s budget.
Families of servicemembers killed in the line of duty will now be able to receive benefits retroactively if they enrolled late.
Opponents had labeled the legislation a “sanctuary state bill.”
The Massachusetts Senate has begun debating more than 1,000 proposed amendments to their state budget plan.
President Barack Obama declared a 4,900 square mile area off Cape Cod to be a protected marine monument.
The vote does not overrule state law, which allows residents the right to grow a limited number of marijuana plants in their homes.
State senators are cautious heading into this week’s budget debate, as they look to balance the state’s needs with a nearly half billion dol…
The Massachusetts State Police presented awards and medals to those who took action in times of crisis.