Independent gubernatorial candidate Evan Falchuk, whose background is in health care, has selected as a running mate Angus Jennings, a town planner and western Massachusetts native who currently lives in Concord and runs a land use and community planning consultancy.
Democrats have picked-up a seat in the state legislature long held by the GOP, following a special election in Westfield Tuesday.
Berkshire Medical Center has applied for a license to operate the North Adams Emergency Department. However, if approved, the doors won’t immediately open.
Polls closed in Westfield at 8:00 p.m. Residents voted between Democrat John Velis and Republican Dan Allie, Tuesday, to fill the vacant state House of Representatives seat.
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The minimum wage for farm workers in Massachusetts is technically $1.60 per hour, hardly more than the $1.20 per hour established by a 1967 bill
The Fisher campaign said it filed a lawsuit in Suffolk Superior Court late Tuesday afternoon against GOP Chairwoman Kirsten Hughes challenging the official tally.
On Tuesday, five special elections and a special primary were held in Massachusetts. The 22News I-Team discovered how much they cost us and why lawmakers aren’t required to fulfill their terms.
Beacon Hill lawmakers are taking steps to stop domestic violence. 22News explains how the bill proposed will protect women in Massachusetts.
Hundreds of bright, colorful shoes covered the Grand Staircase of the State House, but each pair represents a devastating statistic.
Elections for governor and U.S. senator are still months away, but people in Westfield are going to the polls Tuesday to fill a vacant seat in the state House of Representatives.
Patrick said he had been in touch with the North Adams Mayor Richard Alcombright, the Department of Public Health and nurses, and was hopeful that a short-term solution would be reached
Treating cancer takes a damaging toll on a person’s body. 22 News spoke with cancer patients and survivors who say they need better access to care services.
More adults want to get back in the classroom, and advocates are hoping for more state funding to get them there.
Juliette Kayyem is quick to concede she faces a series of tough challenges as she tries to become the first woman elected governor of Massachusetts.
The National Commission on Voting Rights will hold a hearing in Boston to hear testimony on challenges, successes and opportunities for reform in all aspects of voting in New England.
State officials on Thursday marked the launch of an all-electric transit bus fleet in Worcester and announced a new initiative to provide rebates of up to $2,500 for plug-in hybrid and electric vehicles.
It was a somber day in Boston as the city paid tribute to Lieutenant Ed Walsh and Firefighter Michael Kennedy, the two who died battling Wednesday’s fire in the city’s Back Bay neighborhood.
Personal and home care aides are among the fastest growing jobs in the nation, but if they don’t work for the state, many of these caregivers barely get paid enough to survive.
Massachusetts lawmakers have passed a bill designed to build on an existing law expanding opportunities and services for military personnel, veterans and their families.