(Easthampton, MA) — Easthampton lawyer Nicole LaChapelle has been elected treasurer of the Democratic State Committee. LaChapelle had originally considered a run for the party chairmanship but changed her mind, clearing the way for State Senator Thomas McGee of Lynn. Outgoing chairman Jack Walsh is stepping down to head up Deval Patrick’s political action committee.
Northampton officials have placed a daytime ban on “nonessential” outdoor water use, citing low water levels in the Mill River
AG Maura Healy declines to investigate a secret separation agreement between Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse and former City Solicitor Heather Eagan
A Holyoke man who allegedly tried to commit suicide by cop will spend three years in prison
State Rep Peter Kocot is leading a move to update Massachusetts public records law