(Springfield, MA) — Statewide average MCAS scores have been released. The good news is three low-performing schools in Springfield have made progress and are off the watch list. Seven other city schools remain stuck at level 4, with some of the lowest scores in the state. The Morgan Elementary School in Holyoke slipped from level 4 to level 5 and will go into receivership. More detailed MCAS data will be released Friday.
The number of troops in Afghanistan next year will be larger than originally thought to fill a gap left in the NATO mission.
Dinner will be cut short: The department store chain will open at 6 p.m., two hours earlier than last year.
Ever wonder what happened to those turkeys that got a Thanksgiving reprieve from the President?
A nor'easter headed up the East Coast could cause havoc for millions of Thanksgiving travelers.