(South Hadley, MA) — A man who used to teach dance at the Pioneer Valley Performing Arts High School has pleaded guilty in a sexting case. Last year 34-year-old Daniel Lozado texted a nude photo of himself to a 17-year-old student. In court Monday, Lozado was given probation with multiple conditions. In a plea deal, he admitted to annoying and accosting a person of the opposite sex.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting the labor market continued to strengthen.
The Boston Marathon bombing suspect told a judge that he was satisfied with his lawyers' preparations for the January start of his trial over the deadly 2013 attack.
Leaders in Vernon are hoping a gas-fired power plant will be built to replace Vermont Yankee
UMass President Robert Caret is leaving to become chancellor at the University of Maryland