Police in Hampshire and Franklin counties are sponsoring a gun buyback day.
Yankee Candle has been sold. The consumer company Jarden is buying the South Deerfield based candle company for $1.75 billion.
The Amherst Select Board will not set up a special meeting to consider a request by resident Larry Kelly to fly commemorative US flags on September 11th this year.
Promoting economic development is one way UMass is looking to partner with Amherst and other towns in the region.
Athletic fields under construction in Florence got a one-time hit of RoundUp Tuesday. But protesters aren’t happy about it.
For Governor Patrick, the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington has personal meaning.
The Bay State’s congressional delegation is urging President Obama to proceed with caution in Syria.
The Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant is closing down for good. The nuke’s parent company made the surprise announcement Tuesday. Decommissioning will begin at the end of next year.
It’s a rather dubious honor, being named the number one state for the highest student debt.
In cola we trust.