SPRINGFIELD - Jobs in a green-conscious energy-efficient economy ranging from cutting-edge technology to installing insulation in older buildings are becoming a practical reality, according to the organizers behind the second annual Clean Energy Connections Conference and Opportunity Fair.
SPRINGFIELD - Rebuilding Together, the nation's largest volunteer home repair organization and non-profit working to preserve affordable homeownership and revitalize communities, celebrated its first office in Springfield with an open house.
The rates for Bay State Gas are going up but, ironically, customers' bills will be going down - way down.
The state Department of Public Utilities approved a 3 percent increase in rates on Friday, about half what the utility had requested to pay for higher costs to distribute gas.
HOLYOKE - A Federation of International Volleyball official said Friday she will recommend her organization make the Volleyball Hall of Fame here the official repository of its materials when it meets Nov. 25 in Toyko.
Developers interested in SpringfieldMassLive.comFriday's event included speeches at the MassMutual Center by State Housing and Economic Development Secretary Gregory P. Bialecki and John J. Judge, ...and more »