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1 hr ago | MassLive.com
While tales of sea monsters have been part of folklore for centuries, a Holyoke couple intends to make sea-dwelling creatures apart of their daily lives.
3 hrs ago | CBS 3 Springfield
They were sold at Toys "R" Us, Babies "R" Us stores as well as the website Amazon.com since September 2011.
4 hrs ago | CBS 3 Springfield
Eight-year-old Noah Aldrich didn't want his 6-year-old sibling Lucas - who is confined to a wheelchair - to miss out on a youth triathlon this month, so he pulled and pushed his little brother the whole way as he swam, biked and ran in the sweltering heat.
5 hrs ago | MassLive.com
Bill Mollison, considered the "father of permaculture," described it as "a philosophy of working with, rather than against nature; of protracted and thoughtful observation rather than protracted and thoughtless labor; and of looking at plants and animals in all their functions, rather than treating any area as a single product system."
6 hrs ago | CBS 3 Springfield
A 31-year-old Stonington man has been charged with cruelty to animals after police say he shot his girlfriend's pet turtle.
7 hrs ago | MassLive.com
"Organizers of the Holyoke Food Cooperative have been working to bring a co-op to downtown Holyoke, which would provide downtown residents with access to fresh fruit, vegetables and meat," a notice on the city website said.
CHICOPEE - About 100 people joined together outside the road to Westover Air Reserve Base for a rally to protest the proposal to temporarily house as many as 1,000 undocumented immigrant children from Mexico and Central America on the base.
Ralph Gants is scheduled to be sworn in by Gov. Deval Patrick on Monday as chief justice of the Supreme Judicial Court.
State economic development officials have used a high-profile air show in England earlier this month to help smaller aerospace companies in Connecticut do more business overseas.
Dr. Robert Howe says his medical practice in Massachusetts showed him how computerized tomography could make precise 3-D images of body parts.
Police say a pedestrian was apparently struck and killed in a hit-and-run on an I-95 ramp in Burlington, Massachusetts.
A Springfield man was arrested Saturday morning after state police said he rolled over his vehicle at a I-391 on ramp.
"Three hundred sixty-five days later, we're back," Luke Brunelle, owner of the marina, stated.
Thomas Moody, a survivor of a devastating March 1963 flood in the city, says he and his two brothers, along with their father and a neighbor, spent hours clinging to the limbs of the Franklin Street tree after the Spaulding Pond Dam burst.
One man is dead and two others are hospitalized with serious injuries following a rollover crash on a highway in Worcester.
The Day of New London reports that the layoffs at the Poquonnock Bridge Fire District officially took effect on Friday, and combined with four unfilled vacancies will result in a 42 percent reduction in the department.
The YouTube User A Bad Idol recently uploaded a video of a young buck approaching him and his camera.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 11:14 am
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