Environmental groups are divided on the proposal.
Besides the track, the plan includes space for equestrian shows, riding trails and an area to retrain horses.
Five years ago, at 23, Andrew Forsthoefel decided to walk 4,000 miles across America with a handmade sign that said “Walking to Listen.” Along the way, he recorded dozens of stories from the people he met. Now the Northampton-based writer and public speaker has a new book about his journey.
A resettlement agency in western Massachusetts is hoping to welcome more refugees into the country before President Trump’s latest executive order goes into effect next week.
This week, a state commission in Massachusetts will meet to set the official health care cost benchmark.
The exact cause of a Saturday morning fire in Warwick, Mass., that nearly wiped out an entire family is not yet confirmed. On Sunday, residents turned out to mourn the loss of a mother who was active in town activities, and her four children.