(Whately, MA) — Whately selectman Jonathan Edwards has launched his campaign for lieutenant governor. It’s the Democrat’s first bid for statewide office. He says his direct experience with local government gives him an edge. Edwards is co-founder of SmartPower, a national nonprofit that promotes clean, renewable energy.
U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is stepping down.
The U.S. military will have a wider role to fight the Taliban alongside Afghan forces after the current mission ends next month.
The President shrugged off criticism of his executive action on immigration.
It's official--electric rates in Western Mass will be going up 29 percent as of January first