Thu, 10/09/2014 - 5:49pm

Taunton State Hospital, the mental health facility repeatedly slated for closure by the Patrick administration, may be expanded to include additional beds and specialized care under a proposal from State Sen. Marc Pacheco.

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 5:48pm

AMHERST, Mass. – State Sen. Marc R. Pacheco, D-Taunton, chair of the Massachusetts Senate Committee on Global Warming and Climate Change, will speak on the Commonwealth’s climate action and future plans on the University of Massachusetts Amherst campus on Monday, April 14 at 3 p.m.

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 5:47pm

BOSTON — Calling the Cape and Islands "a very vulnerable region," state Sen.

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 5:46pm

NEW BEDFORD—A 75-minute train trip from Fall River to South Station took a step toward becoming reality after Gov. Deval Patrick announced a key federal environmental review was completed, with the recommended route being the state’s favored Stoughton rail line.

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 5:46pm

CARVER – Generations of visitors often remember their first time going to Edaville USA, and Thomas the Tank Engine and his friends are sure to make it all that more memorable for future generations visiting his first permanent home in North America.

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 5:45pm

Bristol Community College plans to begin offering daytime classes in Taunton this fall.

The Taunton School Committee voted 7-1 Wednesday to allow Superintendent Julie Hackett’s administration to move forward with a plan to allow BCC to use space at the Cohannet School building.

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 5:44pm

The fight to protect Taunton State Hospital is strictly about ensuring all regions of Massachusetts have equal access to mental health care (“Pandering on Taunton,” Oct. 2).

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 5:43pm

BOSTON -- One in four nurses believe patient deaths are due to nurses having too many patients to care for at one time, according to survey results released Wednesday by supporters of strict limits on nurse staffing levels.

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 5:43pm

The United States leads the world’s major economies in generating electronic waste. Americans throw out 66 pounds a year per person, according to a first-ever global map recently released by the United Nations.

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 5:42pm

State Senator Marc R. Pacheco, D-Taunton, hosted Secretary of Transportation Richard A. Davey in Middleboro on June 13 to discuss the Route 44/Middleboro Rotary improvements project and to announce the makeup of the task force that will advise MassDOT on the project.


Contribute to Marc's campaign today!

Donate Now


Get involved in Marc's reelection campaign.

Volunteer Now

Get Updates

Stay informed and subscribe to Marc's newsletter!

Join Email List