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Cellphone Ban Moves Forward on Beacon Hill
A bill that would prohibit all use of hand-held cellphones by motorists in Massachusetts has moved forward on Beacon Hill.
The measure has been endorsed by the Legislature's transportation committee and was given preliminary approval in the House on Wednesday without debate...
House Passes Bill Banning Inmate Labor from Building Border Wall
BOSTON, MA — The House on Wednesday voted to prevent the use of inmate labor beyond the borders of Massachusetts over the objections of Republicans who argued that existing law addresses the issue and questioned why it was a priority.
Massachusetts prisons and jails have never sent inmates to w…
State Senate, House Agree on Compromise for Road Repair Bill
The Massachusetts House of Representative and Senate agreed Friday to compromise on a one-year, $200 million local road repair bill.
Earlier this month the Senate passed its version of the bill which contained two years' worth of funding rather than the one year proposed by the House...
Westport Man Injured in Weekend House Fire
WESTPORT - A Westport man was injured in a fire at his home over the weekend.
Westport Fire officials say the fire was reported early Saturday morning at a one-story home on Old Harbor Road. They found heavy fire and smoke pouring from the home upon their arrival...

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