(Northampton)– Damon Road will be closed to through traffic for much of the weekend because of a railroad crossing construction project. Northampton officials say the section of Damon Road between King Street and Industrial Drive will be closed starting at 7am Saturday. It is expected to reopen early Sunday night.
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