Rattlesnake experts and state officials testified Tuesday during a public hearing in Athol on the proposal to breed snakes at the Quabbin.
22News explains why the issue is sparking a national debate.
The state honored dozens of college graduates in a State House ceremony Monday.
Governor Charlie Baker says keeping data secure from hackers has become one of the biggest challenges facing governments at all levels.
The bill would ban discrimination against in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, including restrooms.
The debate is focused on whether it is realistic to rely more on renewable energy, like solar and hydro power, rather than natural gas.
Beacon Hill lawmakers are exploring ways to invest more state funding to improve public schools for your children.
A statewide ban on plastic bags at farmer’s markets is one step closer to becoming a reality.
Springfield legislators have sent a letter to Gov. Baker sharing their concerns regarding the unemployment assistance call center closing.
A new law went into effect today, prohibiting all Massachusetts minors from using a tanning bed.
The bill would require the state court system and the DCF to keep siblings removed from their parents’ custody together.
State Auditor Suzanne Bump says that the state also failed to properly pay out benefits to dozens of spouses of pensioners who had died.
Massachusetts lawmakers are crafting an omnibus energy bill and facing pressure from renewable energy proponents to restrain the state’s gro…
The study estimates a net savings of $171 million from large-scale hydro imports for Massachusetts customers. The New England Power Generato…
Corporate and business taxes for the month of April fell $28 million off pace, while income tax collections came in $141 million below proje…
Hundreds of people gathered on Boston Common on Wednesday to raise awareness and increase political pressure to address the needs of deaf, d…
“I’ve certainly found this to be one of the most troubling election cycles across the board I’ve seen in my lifetime,” the Republican said.
Energy Secretary Beaton detailed how during times of peak demand the percentage of oil-generated electricity in Mass. spikes dramatically.
About 2,000 people signed the petition to show their opposition to a proposal to breed rattlesnakes on Mt. Zion Island.
Anti-pipeline protesters have moved from the State House steps to inside the building for a public hearing on other pipeline proposals.