Jun 4, 2014
Crappy Spin of the Day Award
And the winner is...Republican congressional candidate Nathan Bech , for comedically misrepresenting the comments of his opponent, Democrat John Olver, in a press release titled "Olver to Citizens Facing Cold Winter: Stop Whining."
Pipeline protest rally set for today
A rally against the planned natural gas pipeline will go on this afternoon, organizers say, despite postponement of a regional informational meeting that was originally scheduled to follow.
Gov. Patrick addressing UMass Amherst graduates
Patrick will address about 5,500 graduating seniors and more than 20,000 expected guests at the ceremony that begins in McGuirk Alumni Stadium at 4:30 p.m. Friday.
UMass prepares for Friday graduation; Gov. Deval L. Patrick commencement speaker
The day before about 5,500 are to receive degrees at the 144th University of Massachusetts Commencement, dozens of workers, some in hard hats, were busy setting the stage.