The small community of Uvalde, Texas is grieving one of the deadliest school shootings in U.S. history.
The casino reported 1,203 employees — a 23% increase from a year ago. The rise was fueled by the hiring of more part-time and on-call employees. MGM has just 35 more full-time workers on staff than a year ago.
Tama Lang, from Litwin Elementary School in Chicopee, has been named counselor of the year in Massachusetts.
The state of Connecticut is giving millions of dollars to houses of worship so they can protect themselves from potential hate crimes or other attacks.
"Ghost guns" are firearms that do not contain a serial number and can be manually constructed from parts.
Connecticut legalized adult-use cannabis last year, but it’s still unclear when recreational marijuana will be available to buy without a prescription.
Greenfield’s LAVA Center allows artists to commune, connect, and collaborate
El Puerto Rico
The rhythms of the bomba, Puerto Rico’s traditional dance music, are the underpinnings of composer Johanny Navarro’s work, "Belén: Un Canto Sagrado a mis Ancestros" (“A Sacred Chant to my Ancestors”).
Composer Christian Quiñones, who participated in El Puerto Rico IV, said his music channeled a dichotomy between beauty and the fear of letting go.
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Each year about a quarter of a million fish use the fish lift at the Hadley Falls Station in Holyoke, Massachusetts.
Connecticut Rep. Jim Himes asked Pentagon officials to help reduce "speculation and conspiracy theories" around UFOs.
The Center For Health Information and Analysis said aggregate operating revenue for hospitals increased by $2.8 billion, or 9% in 2021.
The special commission charged with reviewing and possibly revamping Massachusetts's official state seal and motto voted unanimously to recommend that both be replaced.
Author Erik Reardon dives into the history of commitments local citizens made to gaining a greater understanding of migratory fish, and accommodations they cooperatively made to keep these fish populations healthy.
Language helping to set up expanded passenger rail service from western Massachusetts to Boston was left out of a nearly $10 billion transportation bond bill.
The Connecticut General Assembly’s committee on Public Health and Children held a forum in Hartford to address the baby formula shortage.
School district takeovers by the state of Massachusetts, known as receivership, haven't worked, according to an analysis of data by The Boston Globe.
Who will win the coveted Collamore Cup?
Stories about LGBTQ+ identity and experience in western New England.
NEPM celebrates the AAPI community.
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National & World News
A moment of silence was held before the announcement, made Wednesday night at a playoff game.