BOSTON — A third of New England college students are from elsewhere, a Fed brief finds, the highest of any region. But New England also has the lowest graduate retention rate.
Superintendent Carol Johnson cited the recent death of her husband in her retirement announcement.
A tense night of police activity that left a university officer dead on campus just days after the Boston Marathon bombings and amid a hunt for two suspects caused officers to converge on Watertown.
BOSTON — The operating budget for Fiscal Year 2014 would represent a 5.6 percent increase over current spending levels.
BOSTON — Mayor Thomas Menino touted Boston’s recent accomplishments and outlined several new proposals, including a plan for 30,000 new housing units by the end of the decade.
BOSTON — The quiz bowl team was stripped of the championships because a student team member improperly accessed information online.
BOSTON — Of the country’s 30 biggest metro areas, Boston has the most responsible consumers, according to a new report from a credit card comparison website.
BOSTON — The state labor department says Massachusetts has now surpassed pre-recession overall jobs levels.
BOSTON — Revised federal numbers also show the state gained, in 2011 and 2012, 32,100 more jobs than previously estimated.
The storm dumped more than 2 feet of snow on some communities and left hundreds of thousands of customers without power.