UMass Schedules Mass Meningitis Vaccination ProgramFederal health officials determined that two recent cases of meningitis at UMass Amherst should be considered an outbreak.
Family Hopes Others Can Learn From Daughter's Fatal Case Of MeningitisFor the last two decades, Madeline and Steven Duarte of Rochester have been on a mission to educate about the dangers of meningitis.
UMass Amherst Officials Say 2 Students Have MeningitisOfficials at the University of Massachusetts Amherst have issued a warning to the community after two students were diagnosed with bacterial meningitis.
Study: Majority Of Plainridge Park Casino Revenue Comes From ResidentsUniversity of Massachusetts Amherst researchers said in a survey released Thursday that nearly 80 percent of all revenue at the Plainridge Park Casino in Plainville was derived from Massachusetts residents.
Mother Sues UMass Over Son's Fatal Drug OverdoseThe mother of a University of Massachusetts Amherst student who died of a heroin overdose has filed a $6 million lawsuit against the school and another student charged with selling her son the drugs.
Holyoke Man Who Claimed To Be Uber Driver Arrested AgainA Holyoke man charged with claiming to be an Uber driver and sexually assaulting a University of Massachusetts student he picked up has been arrested again after allegedly violating bail conditions.
UMass Nursing Grant Addresses Substance Abuse, Mental HealthThe University of Massachusetts-Amherst nursing school has received a nearly $900,000 federal grant to help student nurses recognize and help patients suffering from substance abuse and mental illness.
Hackers Send 'Hate-Filled' Flyer To UMass Printers And Fax MachinesUMass Amherst officials say an anti-Semitic flyer was sent to printers and fax machines around campus from a group of hackers.
Prosecutors: Shredded Vegetables, Not Pot, In UMass AttackAn assault that prompted a two-hour shelter-in-place order at UMass Amherst last month was sparked by two men who tried to pass off shredded vegetables as marijuana.
Several Arrests Made At Pre-St. Patrick's Day 'Blarney Blowout'Several arrests were made during the pre-St. Patrick's Day "Blarney Blowout" parties on-and-off campus at UMass Amherst on Saturday.
Weapon Used In UMass Assault That Prompted Lockdown Was BB GunProsecutors say the Framingham man charged with assaulting a student in a University of Massachusetts-Amherst dormitory during a drug deal was armed with a BB gun, not a real gun.
Man Charged With Armed Assault At UMass Amherst Held Without BailA Framingham man charged with an armed assault during a drug deal in a University of Massachusetts-Amherst dormitory has been held without bail.