The chancellor of the University of Massachusetts’ Amherst campus says student behavior at the pre-St. Patrick’s Day “Blarney Blowout” party over the weekend “brought shame on our fine university.”
The two-lane tunnel that carries traffic from downtown to Logan Airport reopened at about 4:45 a.m. Monday, two days ahead of schedule.
Worcester police added new parade security measures including bomb-sniffing dogs.
Residents and business are looking forward to the end of the noise, detours and lost sales caused by the tunnel closing.
Traces of the bacteria that causes Legionnaires disease is responsible for closing the Dartmouth Police Station.
Vermont State Police say three hikers were rescued Saturday night from the East Branch Trail in Somerset.
An investigation is underway into a police involved shooting early Sunday.
In the poorest state in New England, where residents already struggle to heat their homes, officials are worried a federal proposal to reduce wood smoke pollution will make new stoves too expensive and prevent Mainers from buying cleaner technology.
The upcoming race for Massachusetts governor was one of the topics GOP candidate for governor Mark Fisher talked about Sunday.
A pre-St. Patrick’s Day celebration near the flagship campus of the University of Massachusetts spiraled out of control, pitting police in riot gear against thousands of drunken and unruly revelers at the annual “Blarney Blowout.