This Just In...
BOSTON (AP) - A 100-year-old New Hampshire man has received an honorary degree from the Wentworth Institute of Technology, where he last attended 78 years ago.
GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass. (AP) - Don't it make you wanna shout?
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney had a message Saturday for Jacksonville University graduates: Get a life.
HOLYOKE, Mass. (AP) - The state education board is planning to hear from Holyoke residents about plans to put the city's public schools into state receivership.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - A 6-year-old Massachusetts boy who received thousands of birthday cards from strangers last year has died after battling a rare inoperable brain tumor.
Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from New England newspapers:
BOSTON (AP) - Boston's Muslim community has been once again thrust into the spotlight as the death penalty trial of convicted marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev nears its conclusion amid rising concerns of terrorist recruitment in America.
BOSTON (AP) - Lawmakers have filed more than 1,000 proposed amendments to a nearly $38 billion state budget proposal.
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) - From the rotted trunk floor to the broken turn signals, the 1967 Ford Mustang arrived with a failing grade at Worcester Technical High School in late 2012.
NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. (AP) - Ben Ferguson has always been ready for an adventure.
BALTIMORE (AP) - The Baltimore Orioles won the AL East last season without losing as many as five straight games.