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3 hrs ago | Boston.com
The failure of Republicans to field a candidate in six of nine US House races in Massachusetts makes this year the least competitive congressional election season in about a half century, highlighting how politically stagnant the state has become and leaving Democratic incumbents wondering what to do on the campaign trail.
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7 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle
Mike Lake doesn't shy away from declaring himself "the most progressive candidate" for the Democratic nomination for lieutenant governor.
11 hrs ago | Sunherald.com
This Nov. 7, 2012 file photo shows Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, left, talking to his running mate, Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., as Ann Romney waves after her husband conceded the 2012 presidential race at his election night rally in Boston.
15 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise
A 50-year-old Lowell man was arrested Saturday and charged with murder in connection with the stabbing death of a man whose body was discovered across from a Gulf gas station on Woburn Street in Lowell Thursday night, authorities said.
As a report issued by the National Wildlife Federation declared last week, Rhode Island and Massachusetts "by every measure" are leading the way for the nation in developing a commercial offshore wind industry that will help meet New England's needs as nuclear and fossil fuel power plants are shut down.
The Mayor's Office of Arts and Culture will feature an exhibition of photography by South End artist Lazaro Montano .
Quotes from "The Outermost House" were laser etched on the steps, posts, and cedar bench of the Massachusetts Garden at the Chelsea Flower Show in London this spring.
The extraction of oil and natural gas from shale deposits by hydraulic fracturing, a process commonly known as fracking, has raised concern and opposition in Massachusetts in recent months, as early plans for a gas pipeline expansion are presented to towns and property owners in northern Worcester County.
The left and middle lanes of the MassPike Eastbound have reopened after all lanes were shut down when a car caught fire near the Prudential Tunnel exit, according to Massachusetts State Police.
Wow. A reputable poll shows that the public believes Barack Obama is the worst president since World War II .
Soben Pin wept as she tried to express her sorrow Friday over a fire that claimed the lives of five members of a Cambodian family and displaced dozens more in Massachusetts.
Governor Deval Patrick, seated, signs into law an enhancement to the 2010 anti-bullying bill surrounded by colleagues On June 11, Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick approved a new budget that funds LGBTQ homeless programs and services for youth.
Five-year-old pomeranian, Papi, was critically injured in a house fire in Lawrence last month, and has been in and out of Boston Angell Animal Medical Center ever since.
The State of Massachusetts is awarding $23 million to 61 hospitals and community health centers across the state to help them establish integrated delivery systems that provide more effective and cost-efficient care to patients in need.
Each week The Republican and MassLive showcase dogs and cats available for adoption at shelters at rescue organizations in Western Massachusetts.
Beth Rosati has championed Lyme disease awareness ever since a tick bite infected her with the illness five years ago.
Updated: Sun Jul 13, 2014 07:36 pm
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