New England News
4:26 pm
Tue September 9, 2014

Stockbridge Selectmen Approve Mansion Resort Project

Elm Court mansion in Stockbridge and Lenox, Mass.

Selectmen in the town of Stockbridge, Mass. have given the go-ahead to developers looking to build a resort using a 19th century mansion.

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New England News
1:10 pm
Mon December 16, 2013

Turnover Of Small Town Police Chiefs, Influence On Public Confidence

In recent months there have been a number of changes in police leadership within the small towns that dot western Massachusetts.

Whenever there is leadership change in an organization, there are going to be growing pains. However, those pains may be longer and more damaging when it pertains to small town police chiefs who are replaced because of alleged wrongdoing. Brian Buchner is the president of the National Association for Civilian Oversight of Law Enforcement, or NACOLE.

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New England News
6:56 pm
Thu May 9, 2013

Mass. Medical Marijuana Regulations Approved, Communities Prepare For Dispensaries

Credit U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service/Wikimedia Commons Public Domain

On Wednesday, public health officials in Massachusetts approved a set of final regulations for the use of medical marijuana, and before the first dispensaries are expected to open, some communities are taking action to accommodate them.

The state’s Public Health Council approved the draft regulations on medical marijuana drawn up by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health.

Under the law approved by voters last November, up to 35 dispensaries will open in communities across the state, but not for the next several months.

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Arts & Culture
12:38 pm
Fri May 3, 2013

Rogovoy Report for May 3, 2013

Photography, oil painting, fine furniture, klezmer and jazz  – it’s all in a weekend’s work here on the Rogovoy Report.

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