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Environmental cleanup of Ludlow Mills project completed
LUDLOW - The $1.45 million environmental cleanup of the 170-acre Ludlow Mills property has been completed, Kenneth Delude, president of the Westover Area Development Corp., told the Board of Selectmen.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
LA-Area Police Officer Arrested For Soliciting Las Vegas Undercover Cop
A Southern California police officer has been charged with soliciting a prostitute after being caught in a sting involving an undercover cop in a Las Vegas casino.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
3-car crash on Mass Pike west in Chicopee
According to state police in Westfield, the crash involved three cars, and happened on the westbound side of the highway, just east of Exit 6. Traffic is currently backed up as far back as Exit 7 in Ludlow.
McDonald's of Ludlow plans grand re-opening celebration
The McDonald's of Ludlow will host its grand re-opening celebration on Friday at 1 p.m. at 420 Center St. Food specials will be offered within its first week, including $1 Big Macs on Friday from 1 to 3 p.m. McDonald's owner-operators Jorge and Eleni Gomez, along with their son, general manager George Gomez, will host a ribbon cutting ceremony with ... (more)
Mass. municipal group pushes for ownership role in new gas pipeline
A solution to New England's natural gas supply issues could come from an unlikely pipeline developer: a coalition of cities and towns.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Residents cope with weekend of water restrictions
It's been a waterless weekend for lawns and gardens in Springfield and four of its suburban neighboring towns, but 72 hours without outdoor use of water can be a long time for property owners accustomed to keeping their sprinklers active during the summer.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Water restriction for Springfield, some surrounding communities...
SPRINGFIELD - A water restriction instituted Thursday for Springfield, Longmeadow, East Longmeadow, Agawam and Ludlow is likely to remain in effect for another 72 hours, a spokeswoman for the Springfield Water and Sewer Commission said Friday.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Tyriesse Jackson pleads guilty to gun crime, Mark Mayweather to...
Four city men who had faced home invasion charges when first arrested in April 2013 have had their cases finished in Hampden Superior Court .
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Tyringham Rd. detour extended
Tyringham Road will be closed to thru-traffic for a month allowing workers to shore up the crumbling riverbank along the road.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Live Wire: Rock the Boot returning to Ludlow
When the annual Rock the Boot concert kicks off on Saturday, Aug. 16, it will mark the fifth year that Ludlow firefighters Dan McKenney and Bud Ellison have cobbled together a benefit to support their community.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Food Network's 'Restaurant Impossible' in Wilbraham:...
They were waiting for the grand reopening of the restaurant on the Food Network's "Restaurant Impossible" which was in town with host Robert Irvine to film an episode at the Wilbraham Shoppes-based eatery at 2341 Boston Road.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Some kids returning to school before Labor Day weekend
Western Massachusetts children will be going back to school before Labor Day weekend for the towns of Springfield and Ludlow.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Fill-A-Truck Food Drive in Ludlow
With most families not in their natural routine, a lot of food banks run short on donations.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Which bills are heading to the Governor's desk?
State lawmakers worked through the night to act on controversial bills. It took them until almost 1 o'clock in the morning to send major pieces of legislation to the Governor's desk.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
This year's Celebrate Ludlow deemed huge success by School Committee members
LUDLOW - This year's 15th annual Celebrate Ludlow celebration was deemed a huge success by two School Committee members who attended.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
New Bids to be Opened August 28 for Deep River Sewer Expansion project
A second round of bids will be opened Aug. 28 for the town's sewer expansion project after the bids opened in June came in higher than the $4 million in available funding for the project.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Ludlow School Committee votes to support open enrollment for ninth grade honors courses
Ludlow High School Principal Lisa Nemeth said that previously a grade of 90 was required on an entrance exam to take an honors course.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
John Ecker, accused of stalking and harrassing women in Springfield, begins testimony
John L. Ecker began testifying in his own defense Monday in Hampden Superior Court and quickly both his lawyer and the trial judge had to stop him from embarking on long stories not directly related to the questions asked.
Inside the Walls: A look at the Western Massachusetts Regional...
To a visitor, the constant cackle of voices over the two-way radio is an annoyance and a distraction.