Many small towns in New England are eager to welcome refugees from the war in Syria, but that doesn’t seem likely under President Donald Trump’s […]
Pious Ali earned his U.S. citizenship almost a decade ago, but his emphasis on the importance of voting is easy to understand. On the same day Donald Trump was elected president, Ali was elected to Portland’s City Council, continuing the political rise of the one of the first African-born Muslims to hold public office in Maine.
The plan calls for redeveloping a former movie theater site off of Interstate 91. East Windsor beat out the other remaining competitor, Windsor Locks.
No serious injuries were reported after the Saturday evening storm. Six properties were significantly damaged.
Town hall meetings have turned heated in recent weeks for many Republican politicians. But Massachusetts Democratic U.S. Senator Ed Markey met a very different kind of crowd Thursday night in Northampton.
Markey’s presence is part of a series of similar meetings taking place across the country during the congressional recess.