Massachusetts

The refusal of the Boston Police Department to report crashes to the state's Registry of Vehicles means that the city misses out on state funding to improve pedestrian and traffic safety.
16 hours ago   The Boston Globe
<p>Market research shows that though buyers still have an advantage, the Massachusetts housing market will shows signs of stability over the next six to twelve months.</p>
Apr 16, 2007   The Boston Globe
<p>After years in the dust of the Big Dig, Boston's North End is looking to bring in the tourists that have avoided the former construction zone for so long.</p>
Apr 15, 2007   The Boston Globe
<p>Transit officials in Boston are hoping that a new program to install detailed bus maps at subway stations will increase ridership on the city's bus system by helping more people understand it.</p>
Apr 11, 2007   The Boston Globe
<p>How the housing crisis -- from unaffordable housing and the subprime scandal -- is affecting Boston.</p>
Apr 10, 2007   The Boston Globe
<p>In Boston's Jamaica Plain neighborhood, modern condos are replacing Boston's oldest brewery buildings.</p>
Mar 24, 2007   The Boston Globe
<p>Even with the constant threat of Harvard's ongoing expansion and new attention from developers, the Riverside neighborhood of Cambridge, Massachusetts, still manages to preserve its quirky atmosphere and charm, though affordability has declined.</p>
Mar 18, 2007   MIT Tech
<p>The prospect of X-rated businesses opening up near homes has residents of the Southern Massachusetts town of Berkley up in arms. With no zoning laws, the location of any new businesses depends on approval by a local governing board.</p>
Mar 9, 2007   The Boston Globe
<p>Plans have been proposed to expand downtown Boston's pedestrian-only shopping district with the hopes of improving the area's economic viability. Despite high pedestrian traffic, the shopping center has not been as successful as others in the city.</p>
Mar 1, 2007   The Boston Globe
<p>An architect sculpts ever-changing atmospheres with light and recorded sound. Everything from jungle birds to ocean breezes to wind chimes enhance the experience of the built environment.</p>
Feb 27, 2007   NPR Weekend Edition
<p>A new report highlights the struggles of historic mill cities in Massachusetts as they lose thousands of jobs and strain to attract high-tech industries.</p>
Feb 27, 2007   The Boston Globe