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Beginning April 28, Uno Chicago Bar and Grill in Springfield will start its live music summer courtyard series featuring a cornucopia of music.
GREENFIELD - No injuries were reported Wednesday afternoon when an elderly woman plowed her car into a home on Chapman Street.
A glimpse inside the Springfield Police Department dispatch center, the so-called nerve center of the region's biggest and busiest police force.
William Brannigan, 55, whose address is listed as homeless, pleaded guilty on Monday in Franklin Superior Court on charges of failure to register as a sex offender in Montague and Greenfield and misleading a police officer.
Three candidates will vie for two spots on the June ballot today when preliminary election polls open at 7 a.m. Retired Greenfield firefighter John Lyford, local activist and Greenfield Human Rights Commission member Penny Ricketts, and local lawyer specializing in elder law Robert Wainstein will vie for the two spots, which will eventually lead to ... (more)
U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren made her way to Western Massachusetts on Saturday afternoon, as she was the keynote speaker for the annual conference for the Hampshire and Franklin regional councils of governments.
Jahmal Mosley, who had been working in Somerset, dropped out after accepting a job elsewhere, less than a week after Timothy Lee, a principal in Lenox, withdrew his application.
Town Council Precinct 5 candidate Robert Wainstein says he does not support a proposed ordinance that would ban plastic bags from being used at checkout counters in Greenfield at this time; he would support an updated wetlands ordinance recently written by the town's Conservation Commission, as long as a clause was included that protected the town ... (more)
Town Council Precinct 5 candidate Penny Ricketts says she supports an updated wetlands ordinance written by the town's Conservation Commission, but said she cannot support an ordinance written by a Greenfield resident who wants to ban plastic bags and would need more information to support a Native American burial ground ordinance.
Town Council Precinct 5 candidate John Lyford says he supports an updated wetlands ordinance written by the town's Conservation Commission and a citizen-written ordinance banning plastic bags from being used at check-out counters in Greenfield, but says an ordinance that would strengthen protection of Native American burial grounds needs more work ... (more)
I am a resident of Precinct 5 and echo the comments of Tim Farrell and Teresa Conti.
Before the historic white clapboard meeting house finally transforms into the newly renovated and expanded Town Hall, residents will be asked again to give their support one last time to the two-year project at annual town meeting on April 29. Townspeople will be asked to approve $3.8 million to rehabilitate and expand the 1844 historic Town Hall ... (more)
MONTAGUE - A second suspect in the Hatchery Road fire t hat destroyed two barns and damaged a modular home last month turned himself in to Greenfield District Court Wednesday, officials said.