(Northampton, MA) – A lawsuit filed this week pits Thornes Marketplace co-owner Rich Madowitz against his investment partner. Madowitz is suing the father of the late Doug Kohl, who was the other owner of the downtown Northampton shop complex until his 2010 death. Madowitz claims the elder Kohl owes him money related to their co-interest in Cedar Chest, Thorne’s primary anchor store.
OSU has fired the director of its celebrated marching band amid allegations he knew about "serious cultural issues" including sexual harassment.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell to the lowest level in more than eight years last week.
It was apparently a good year for the State Lottery.
The practice of "shark finning" is now illegal in Massachusetts.
A former JV volleyball coach at a Western Mass high school has pleaded not guilty to having a sexual relationship with a 15-year-old girl.