Students began drinking in the morning in a traditional all-day party before they leave for spring break.
In the wake of two tragic Christmas week deaths, the Amherst, New Hampshire Fire Department has started a new online pledge.
Bail has been revoked for a former chemist charged with stealing drugs from the state crime lab in western Massachusetts where she worked.
A Massachusetts school district has canceled classes for the day because floors are too slippery.
Artist Andrae Green, of Amherst, is a paradox — a man whose native country, Jamaica, was seared by colonial oppression, but also an artist who has been trained in classical European techniques and who names the 16th-century Italian Caravaggio as his favorite painter.
The state health department says this summer’s first mosquitoes testing positive for Eastern equine encephalitis have been confirmed in Amherst.
An Amherst state crime lab chemist accused of stealing drug evidence faces new charges.
The 21-year-old UMass student killed in a fire on Monday was from Stoughton.
A Massachusetts crime lab chemist accused of tampering with evidence and stealing drugs has pleaded not guilty.
An Amherst fire official says a male student from the University of Massachusetts is dead after a fire at an apartment complex that’s used for off-campus housing by nearly two dozen students.