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Massachusetts Powerball player wins $1 million
The three winners, who bought their tickets in Massachusetts, New Jersey, and Kentucky, have not yet been identified. They are among the 2,191,856 people across the country who won prizes after Wednesday’s drawing, most of them winning the lowest possible prize of $4, according to the Powerball.
Coastal Carolina Chanticleers vs Massachusetts Minutemen Preview
UMass currently sits at 2-5 on the year but are coming off their bye week, a much-needed respite from the grind of the season so far. Last season, UMass used their bye week (in fact a rare double bye) to reset their focus and change the course of their campaign, finishing 4-2 after an 0-6 start.
Biopharma’s economic impact on Massachusetts - by Thomas Jensen
Massachusetts biopharma employment increased 28% over the last 10 years to 69,941 in 2017. Over that same period of time, Massachusetts biotech R&D employment grew 35% to 35,768 surpassed only by California at 39,203. Employment at Massachusetts companies focused on biopharma manufacturing has grown
Here’s how Charlie Baker is voting on the 3 Massachusetts ballot questions
Here’s where the Massachusetts governor, running for re-election this fall, stands on the three questions:
Report: UMass Law ranks No. 3 for Massachusetts Bar pass rate - Providence Business News
DARTMOUTH – Data from the Massachusetts Board of Bar Examiners places the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth School of Law, with a 92.6 percent pass rate, as No. 3 among Bay State law schools in passing the state bar exam.
Massachusetts OKs two cannabis testing labs, clearing way for adult-use sales
Massachusetts regulators on Thursday issued final licenses to two marijuana-testing laboratories, paving the way for the launch of the Bay State’s much-delayed recreational cannabis program.Rec sales are expected to begin within weeks. The market had been scheduled to launch July 1.According to Mass
SBA Loans Top $754 Million in Massachusetts
"We are providing tools, resources and access to capital for America's 30 million small businesses, and our FY18 numbers bear that out,"SBA Administrator Linda McMahon said. "SBA's 7(a) and 504 loan programs have never been more dynamic, easy to use and accessible—helping small businesses succeed an
Child abducted in 2016 in Massachusetts found alive in Florida
WORCESTER, MA - A young boy abducted from his Massachusetts home in 2016 has been found safe in Florida, according to Thursday reports.
Polio-like illness confirmed in Massachusetts
EAST LONGMEADOW, MA (WGGB/WSHM) - Two cases of a rare Polio-like illness seen in other parts of the country are now confirmed in Massachusetts.The Department of Public Health confirmed today that four other possible cases are under investigation.It's called Acute Flaccid Myelitis or A.F.M.Both cases
Massachusetts ballot Question 2 will almost certainly pass. But what would it actually do?
Perhaps the least contentious ofthe three ballot questions in Massachusetts this year, Question 2 is part of a national effort to push for new laws to limit the influence of money in politics — specifically, to overturnthe 2010Citizens United v. FECSupreme Court decision.
The Massachusetts and Rhode Island chapter of the Appraisal Institute to host Case Studies in Appraising Residential Green Buildings - by Bud Clarke
The Massachusetts and Rhode Island Chapter of the Appraisal Institute continues to work hard to provide timely and informative educational opportunities to its members, and we are pleased to be able to continue our efforts to offer energy-efficient valuation programs through a grant from the Apprais
City installs new type of bike lane on portion of Massachusetts Street
A new bike lane is pictured Oct. 18, 2018, at the intersection of Massachusetts and 14th streets.
Massachusetts Boy Missing for 2 Years Found in Florida
Following many hours of surveillance on the suspected residence, 40-year-old Christina Hale was spotted and she was arrested on Oct. 16, according to the sheriff's office.
Marijuana in Massachusetts: State regulators sign off on 90,000 square foot cultivation facility in Leicester
A 90,000 square foot facility in Leicester, which will cultivate, process and package marijuana products, on Thursday received the approval of Massachusetts regulators.
Defending Trans Lives Is a Massachusetts Value | Opinion | The Harvard Crimson
Photo:Casey M. AllenThis November, Massachusetts will be the latest state to face the question of civil rights at the ballot box. Nondiscrimination protections that have, since 2016, protected transgender people from discrimination in public places are at risk of being repealed by voters. This vote,
YPD celebrates Massachusetts Community Policing Week 2018
Proactive Anti-Crime UnitCode Enforcement TeamMotor Vehicle Enforcement UnitOn-line Transaction Safety Zone at Yarmouth Police HeadquartersSundaes for SeniorsOff the Top with a CopNational Drug Turn In DayYPD Alumni BreakfastSenior Appreciation Picnic at Bass River BeachAnnual 9/11 Town of Yarmouth
Powerball winning ticket: $1M ticket sold at Massachusetts Stop and Shop
The $1 million prize is won when the ticket matches the first five numbers. The jackpot, however, requires those numbers as well as a matching Powerball number. The store will receive a $10,000 bonus for the ticket sale.
Trump administration to hold Massachusetts offshore wind auction in December
Nearly 400,000 acres of the Massachusetts Wind Energy Area will be up for grabs in December, as the Trump administration holds its next offshore wind auction, officials announced this week.
Vote “Yes” On Massachusetts Question 3: Human Dignity At Issue
There are always those who wish to undermine facts–and that is surely the case with those who want to repeal the law. But I am confident that reason, conscience, and facts prevail on Election Day.
Massachusetts woman arrested under "Leandra's Law"
NEW LEBANON, NY (WRGB) State Police say they have arrested a Pittsfield woman, charged with aggrevated DWI.