GazetteUMass: Actually UMass said an important announcement. I assume its football sched, but could be Doc Schneider finally admitting origin of nickname
GazetteUMass: UMass announcing some opponents for 2016 and 2017 Wednesday at noon
mikemoranDHG: South Hadley's Adam Rainaud finished 7-under to win the Connecticut PGA Professional Championship.
mikemoranDHG: Shaun Jenks has been named interim girls soccer coach at Hopkins Academy. Fran Lafond has resigned.
BOSTON (AP) - What appears to be a window to Boston's past has turned up in a rather unusual place: The head of a lion's statue on the building that once served as the seat of Massachusetts government.
BOSTON (AP) - The first television advertisement in the campaign to preserve the state's developing casino industry was unveiled Tuesday by MGM Resorts and its supporters in Springfield, the economically struggling western Massachusetts city where it is planning an $800 million resort.
BOSTON (AP) - Three Afghanistan National Army officers who vanished during training in Massachusetts were placed in the custody of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement on Tuesday after being detained on the Canadian border, authorities said.
BOSTON (AP) - A cousin of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez has been sentenced to two years of probation after pleading guilty to contempt for refusing to testify before the grand jury that indicted Hernandez in the 2012 killings of two Boston men.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - The Columbus Blue Jackets have extended their agreement with the Springfield Falcons for the club to serve as the organization's American Hockey League affiliate through the 2015-16 season with an option for two additional years.
BOSTON (AP) - A cousin of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez is expected to plead guilty to a contempt charge for refusing to testify before the grand jury that indicted Hernandez in the 2012 killings of two Boston men.
LAWRENCE, Mass. (AP) - Republican candidate for governor of Massachusetts Charlie Baker is calling on National Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell to step down.
BOSTON (AP) - Suffolk Downs officials says live thoroughbred racing will end for the season - and most likely for good - on the first Saturday in October.
CHICOPEE, Mass. (AP) - A 43-year-old Chicopee police officer has been fired for having a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old girl.
LYNN, Mass. (AP) - An 18-year-old Saugus woman has been held without bail after pleading not guilty to taking part in the sexual assault of a 14-year-old girl that was captured on video and distributed via cellphone.
BOSTON (AP) - Jury deliberations in the first-degree murder trial of two Boston men charged with killing a pizza delivery driver they lured to a vacant home are entering their second day.
BOSTON (AP) - Sales of single-family homes in Massachusetts fell by almost 7 percent in August when compared to the year-ago month, but median prices continued to climb.
SALEM, Mass. (AP) - One of three men charged in the killing of a popular Ipswich restaurant owner three years ago pleaded guilty to charges including manslaughter and agreed to testify against his co-defendants, prosecutors said.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - A federal jury has awarded $1.3 million to the mother of a Springfield teenager who was struck and killed by a passing car during a confrontation with a police officer.
BOSTON (AP) - Opponents of a ballot question that would repeal a new law linking future increases in the state gas tax to the rate of inflation say the question would undermine efforts to fix crumbling Massachusetts roads and bridges.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) AAA" The daughter of baseball great Ted Williams is visiting the Louisville Slugger Museum next month.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno and business and labor union leaders are kicking off a local political campaign to preserve the state's developing casino industry.
BOSTON (AP) - A college friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was due in federal court for a final hearing before his trial begins next week.
WilkGazette: Smith Vocational girls soccer earns first program win by beating Commerce 9-1. Shannon Ryan scored 6 goals, Gabby Petlock added the other 3