The book features a female impressionist painter, whose life intertwines with that of painter Edouard Manet.
A Massachusetts law known as Section 35 was meant to help family members force their loved ones into treatment. But as the opioid epidemic worsens, some people are pursuing their own civil commitment.
A short-term substance abuse rehab center opens in Franklin County this week, a rural Massachusetts region hit hard by the opioid crisis.
In the middle of a fight against heroin abuse, Greenfield, Massachusetts, is one step closer to hosting a needle exchange. Residents requested the Board of Health look into the service last fall. Greenfield’s Public Health Director Nicole Zabko says there’s been no vocal opposition to the plan.
In a 26-minute WWLP debate taped Monday, heroin was mentioned just once.
Last year, a pile of thousands of tires was discovered along the bank of the Deerfield River.