BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts man and his live-in girlfriend, charged with second-degree murder in connection with the death of his 14-year-old son who was found severely malnourished in their apartment last October, were held without bail at their Superior Court arraignment Monday.

    ROCKY HILL, Conn. (AP) — These Connecticut lotteries were drawn Monday:

    Connecticut plans allocate millions of dollars in federal COVID-19 relief funds toward education programs designed to help make up for learning lost by the state's schoolchildren during the pandemic.

    CRANSTON, R.I. (AP) — These Rhode Island lotteries were drawn Monday:

    BOSTON (AP) — U.S. colleges hoping for a return to normalcy next fall are weighing how far they should go in urging students to get the COVID-19 vaccine, including whether they should — or legally can — require it.

    WOOD RIVER JCT. — On what would have been Maddie Potts' 21st birthday, friends, family members and school officials gathered Sunday morning near the Chariho athletic fields to break ground on the state-of-the-art Maddie Potts Memorial Field House.

    WASHINGTON — For more than a half-century, the voice emerging from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s monolithic, Beaux Arts-styled building near the White House was predictable: It was the embodiment of American business and, more specifically, a shared set of interests with the Republican Party.

    It’s been awhile since we’ve written about book recommendations, and our New Book section is absolutely bursting with shiny materials just waiting to be checked out. Whether you want a book to relax on the porch with, or something to help guide you through your spring to-do list (after all, …

    I agree 100% with Jim Angelo’s viewpoint in his letter to the editor of March 25 stating that two wrongs don’t make a right. They don’t. I also congratulate Town Councilor McCuin for his defending the position of enforcing our town regulations concerning unpermitted apartments.

    So the Charlestown Citizens Alliance giveaway seems to be happening yet again. The CCA, led by Ruth Platner, has decided to expand Charlestown’s open spaces regardless of the cost. Once again, Ms. Platner decided that Charlestown needs more open space, solicited a land purchase from a CCA su…

    CRANSTON, R.I. (AP) — These Rhode Island lotteries were drawn Sunday:

    ROCKY HILL, Conn. (AP) — These Connecticut lotteries were drawn Sunday:

    WESTERLY — Routine and preventative maintenance occurs in the town's five public schools on a daily basis and about $2.9 million worth of capital projects have been completed since April 2019. That's part of the message school officials are delivering as they try to counter claims the school…