1.5 billion bottles are sold in Massachusetts every year, but only 25 percent actually get recycled.
A three-tiered system of parole eligibility for juvenile murderers in Mass. will be established under a law signed by Gov. Deval Patrick.
Patrick says he doesn’t intend to take up Mayor Kos and Rep. Wagner’s offer to discuss his proposal to house immigrant children at Westover.
House lawmakers approved a bill that prevents police from sharing photos of crime victims. 22News talked to the lawmaker who filed the bill.
The former head of the Probation Dept. was found guilty on corruption charges. 22News got reaction from the Governor.
Rep. Straus filed the bill last session because he noticed he was getting robo-calls from businesses he had never heard of.
Republicans urge voters to loosen Democrat dominance over state politics following conviction of probation officials.
House and Senate negotiators filed a compromise bill increasing oversight of public housing authorities.
News of a jury convicting three former Probation Department officials on charges of conspiracy to commit racketeering caused Republicans to …
Gov. Deval Patrick on Wednesday signed a bill allowing retail liquor stores to start selling alcohol at 10 a.m. on Sunday instead of noon.
Job-seekers shuttled through Senate President Therese Murray’s office were hired by the state probation department in a criminally fraudulen…
Things got heated at the State House between pro-immigration advocates and Republican lawmakers. 22News was there for it all.
Former Massachusetts probation commissioner John O’Brien has been found guilty of mail fraud and racketeering charges.
Attorney William Rota prefers working in district court over all other courts.
The Senate unanimously passed campaign finance legislation Wednesday that forces more disclosures from super PACs.
State lawmakers are trying to move a bill to the Governor’s desk that would respect a protester’s freedom of speech, but also ensures the sa…
A medical marijuana dispensary could open in Northampton as early as this year. 22News explains the possibility of a local sales tax placed …