The investigative arm of the state’s gambling commission is recommending that MGM Resorts International be found suitable to proceed with a bid for a casino in downtown Springfield, with certain conditions.
Western Massachusetts authorities have identified a man and girl killed in a head-on crash in Easthampton that injured three other people, and police have arrested a man accused of causing the crash.
A Springfield Police Department cadet and a 17-year-old girl were killed in separate crashes in Springfield.
Police say a car with Massachusetts license plates has crashed in Connecticut, killing four people and critically injuring a fifth.
MSPCA officials are investigating a case of what they are calling “terrible animal cruelty.”
The city of Springfield has reached a $650,000 agreement with a utility for costs associated with natural gas explosion last November that destroyed an adult entertainment club and injured 18 people, Mayor Dominic Sarno said Thursday.
Organizers of New England’s largest fair, the Big E, say this year’s 17-day event smashed attendance records.
Officials at the Big E say high turnout this weekend has pushed attendance at this year’s fair to a new record.
A Springfield man faces vehicular homicide charges after police say he ran a red light and struck another vehicle, killing two people and injuring two others.
A Massachusetts pizza shop-owner says he’s heartbroken that someone smashed a statue of the Virgin Mary he had placed on a traffic island.