New England News

WAMC New England News
6:45 am
Tue May 27, 2008

State tax credit program draws critics

MA – The state program that offers tax credits and
sales tax exemptions for companies making moves in Massachusetts,is also benefiting producers of commercials.

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WAMC New England News
7:40 am
Thu May 22, 2008

Artifacts from the oldest church in Western Massachusetts turned over to a museum in Springfield

MA – that had gone on the auction block earlier this year are being turned over to a museum in Springfield to be placed on permanent public display.WAMC s Paul Tuthill reports...

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WAMC New England News
6:51 am
Tue May 20, 2008

Massachusetts' new education commissioner has been sworn in

MA – Massachusetts' new education commissioner has been sworn in, making a pledge to try to bring greatness to public schools. WAMC's Carrie Saldo has the story;

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WAMC New England News
6:50 am
Tue May 20, 2008

Consumer confidence in Massachusetts at lowest point since 1991

MA – Consumer confidence in Massachusetts has fallen to the lowest point since 1991 according to a new report.Details from WAMC's Carrie Saldo;

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WAMC New England News
6:49 am
Tue May 20, 2008

A third of candidates who won mayoral elections spent less than their competitors

MA – More than a third of candidates who won mayoral elections across Massachusetts last year spent less than their competitors. WAMC's Carrie Saldo has the details;

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WAMC New England News
6:44 am
Tue May 20, 2008

The Massachusetts Turnpike Authority plans to study whether tolls on Interstate 93 make sense

Boston, MA – The Massachusetts Turnpike Authority plans to study the number of cars using the Zakim Bridge and other major arteries in and out of Boston in an effort to determine whether tolls on Interstate 93 make sense. More from WAMC's Carrie Saldo;

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WAMC New England News
7:29 am
Wed May 14, 2008

Public safety commissioner instructs state troopers to conserve gasoline

CT – Connecticut's public safety commissioner is defending a directive that instructs state troopers to conserve gasoline. And as WAMC's Carrie Saldo, reports, troopers have been ordered to fill up their cruisers before their days off.

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WAMC New England News
7:13 am
Tue May 13, 2008

Anti-tax activists have begun a second petition Drive

MA – Anti-tax activists have begun a second petition Drive aimed at putting a question on the November state ballot which, if approved, would abolish the state income tax in Massachusetts. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports...

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WAMC New England News
7:10 am
Tue May 13, 2008

Supporters asking prosecutors to reconsider the charges filed against UMASS student

MA – Supporters of a former university of Massachusetts student accused of stabbing two men on the Amherst campus are asking prosecutors to reconsider the charges filed against him. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports...

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WAMC New England News
7:05 am
Tue May 13, 2008

An emergency shelter for battered women will reopen

MA – An emergency shelter for battered women in Western Massachusetts that was closed two years ago because of state funding cuts is going to reopen this week.WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports...

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