The University of Massachusetts system says this fall’s enrollment across its five campuses will be a new record high. UMass officials announced yesterday that nearly 72-thousand students are expected to be enrolled this fall, an overall increase of one-point-seven-percent. UMass-Lowell saw the biggest gain, adding nearly four-percent to their enrollment, following by UMass-Boston at one-point-five-percent.
A look back at some of this week's biggest headlines and the stories you may have missed.
Sunday marks two decades since the deadliest act of domestic terrorism in American history.
A campaign to put a female face on the $20 bill is gaining momentum.
The city of Northampton is close to becoming the first Pioneer Valley community to ban the use of single-layer plastic bags.