These Hidden Gems in Massachusetts are Bucket List Worthy
If you’re looking for one of the most picturesque states in the US, look no further than Massachusetts. Here, you’ll discover charming towns, beautiful landscapes, and plenty of history.
A Guide to the 3 Best Places to Visit in Massachusetts
The state of Massachusetts is well known for its rich history and culture. What is lesser-known, however, is the thriving art scene that can be found throughout the state. From world-renowned museums to local art galleries, there is something for everyone to experience.
Five great restaurants in Massachusetts that you should try if you haven't already
Disclaimer: The following information was gathered from OpenTable and is updated for 2022. It is for educational purposes. If you're in Massachusetts and looking for some new restaurants to try, the website OpenTable has some suggestions for you.
Massachusetts family brings home baby coyote mistaken for "abandoned puppy"
Imagine driving down the road and finding what you believe is a lost puppy, only to discover later on that it was actually a wild baby coyote. Michel Viard/Getty Images (Canva Pro license)
Massachusetts lawmakers consider issuing driver's licenses to "undocumented" immigrants and refugees
Massachusetts lawmakers are close to passing a law that would allow "undocumented" immigrants and refugees to get a driver's license. Nikita Kobrin (Canva Pro license) On Thursday, the Massachusetts Senate will vote on a bill that, if passed, would allow immigrants and refugees who have not yet achieved US citizenship status to obtain a driver's license from the Commonwealth's Department of Transportation.
Nika Taleghani Reveals Sophomore Single “Back and Forth”
Rising US artist Nika Taleghani has unveiled her new single, “Back and Forth”. The track is just the Boston artist’s second single following last year’s debut release “The Cave”. Although a new artist, it’s already very clear what a special talent Nika is, and the new release is a further testament to this.
7 Delicious Foods You'll Only Find in Massachusetts
With a rich colonial history and coastal location, Massachusetts cuisine has a reputation for being seasonal, hearty, and comforting. From American Chop Suey to Boston Cream Pie, here’s a list of 7 classic Massachusetts foods worth celebrating.
Over 2000 UFO Sightings Reported in Massachusetts and a 5,000 Pound Granite Monument Dedicated to one Historic Sighting
Stories about UFO sightings have been in the news but what many Massachusetts residents don't realize is that it ranks number 17 among the states with most UFO sightings. This is an excerpt from an article published by stacker.com about how they calculate the rankings: "Since its founding in 1974, the National UFO Reporting Center (NUFORC) has documented around 90,000 UFO sightings, with almost 95% of those sightings supposedly easily explained away as military tests, weather balloons, or other terrestrial activity. Using data from NUFORC's 24/7 hotline, which has been around since 1974, Stacker compiled a ranking of the states with the most reported UFO sightings."
Five American restaurants in Massachusetts that are considered the best places to eat in the state
Disclaimer: The following information was gathered from OpenTable and is for 2022. It is for educational purposes. If you're looking for some restaurants that serve great American food, you may want to consider the following restaurants.
Massachusetts Sanderson Place offers seniors affordable housing starting at $838 for one-bedroom units
Thirty-three newly built affordable housing apartments located in Sunderland, Massachusetts will soon be available to seniors. The Franklin County Regional Housing and Redevelopment Authority recently announced the availability of senior apartments in the Sanderson Place development. To be eligible, the head of household must be 62 years of age or older.
The richest person in Newton, Massachusetts
Adidas and Nike have ruled the modern sneaker market for a long time. However, New Balance is a lesser-known company that has produced quality sneakers since 1906. Nevertheless, it became a household name, and it continues to gain more popularity among runners and lacrosse players.
The Spooky Mystery of Ponyhenge is New England's Version of Stonehenge
You may be familiar with Stonehenge, the prehistoric stone circle that is located in Wiltshire, England but unless you are familiar with northeastern Massachusetts, you may not have heard of the spooky mystery that is ponyhenge.
This Massachusetts Based Institution Conducted Horrible Experiments Exposing Residents to Radioactive Isotopes
Mental institutionPhoto by Alex Brisbey on Unsplash. Previously called the Experimental School for Teaching and Training Idiotic Children, then Massachusetts School for Idiotic Children, the institution was renamed the Walter E Fernald Developmental Center. It was located in Waltham, Massachusetts, and is considered to be the "poster child" of the American Eugenics movement in the 1920s.
Jane Toppan was a Very Unusual American Serial Killer
Born Honora Kelley to a poor Irish Immigrant family in Boston in 1857 and later renamed Jane Toppan as it sounded less Irish, she would go on to be a nurse who became notorious for killing many of her elderly patients. She is considered an unusual serial killer because got an erotic charge from holding and caressing her victims while in their death throes.
Celtics Draft Rumors: The Celtics Draft Isaiah Mobley In The Athletic’s Latest NBA Mock Draft
Boston Celtics draft targets come from the latest 2022 NBA Mock Draft from The Athletic. The Celtics only have one pick in the 2022 NBA Draft due to the trade with the San Antonio Spurs that took place at the NBA Trade Deadline. With their pick in the 2nd round, the Boston Celtics went with Isaiah Mobley, the older brother of Evan Mobley, out of USC. What does Mobley bring to the table for the Celtics and is it a good pick? Chat Sports NBA host Harrison Graham breaks everything down surrounding the trade in today’s Boston Celtics draft news video.
Finding Real Hope in Times of Trouble
Carmencita and Roderick Lowe, of Groton, Mass., enjoy a Bible-based discourse in their home.PHOTO COURTESY OF JEHOVAH’S WITNESSES. Suffering from various autoimmune disorders for over 20 years, Carmencita Lowe, of Groton, Massachusetts, is no stranger to difficult times. But having triple-negative breast cancer followed by a secondary rare cancer diagnosis presented new problems.
Five restaurants in Massachusetts that are considered the best places to eat in the state
Disclaimer: The following information was gathered from OpenTable and is for 2022. It is for educational purposes. The state of Massachusetts is home to a ton of amazing things to see and do, but it's also home to some amazing restaurants.
Skyrocketing Boston rents climb to $2,660 per month for a one-bedroom apartment
A recent rent report reveals Boston is now the third-most expensive city for apartment rentals in the United States. According to rental platform Zumper, only New York City and San Francisco have higher apartment rents.
Cannabis Products Now Delivered to Your Home
Until recently, you could only make recreational marijuana purchases in-store in Massachusetts. Now, you can order Marijuana delivered to your homes. According to an article published in boston.com, 2 companies, Lantern and Your Green Package have launched home delivery services.
New TikTok Challenge Has Police Issuing Warnings
The "Orbeez Challenge" is a new trend from the popular video-sharing app, TikTok. Participants are known to shoot water gel pellets from a toy gun at cars, people as well as property.