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Springfield, Massachusetts is located in Hampden County. Zip codes in Springfield, MA include 01101, 01129, and 01128. The median home price in Springfield is $129,900 which is roughly $102/per square foot. More Springfield information.

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1 min ago | MassLive.com

Springfield police officers investigating Old Hill shooting end up arresting teenager on drug charges

SPRINGFIELD - Officers investigating a Monday night shooting involving more than a dozen rounds of gunfire in the city's Old Hill neighborhood ended up arresting a Holyoke teenager on drug charges, according to Springfield police spokesman Sgt. John Delaney.

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1 hr ago | MassLive.com

Springfield Fire Department: Cigarette sparks blaze that destroys...

A trailer on Rest Way, a street in the Boston Road mobile home park, was destroyed in an early Wednesday fire, according to Springfield Fire Department spokesman Dennis Leger. SPRINGFIELD - A lit cigarette is being blamed for an early morning fire that destroyed a trailer at a Boston Road mobile home park Wednesday.

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4 hrs ago | CBS 3 Springfield

Louisville dog that ate diaper, other baby items nominated for Hambone Award

A Louisville dog is among 12 pets nominated for the 2014 VPI Hambone Award, honoring the must unusual pet insurance claim of the year. Louie the mixed breed went on an eating rampage and survived consuming a diaper, a tube of diaper rash cream, a bottle of baby lotion and a children's book.

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Tue Sep 16, 2014

CBS 3 Springfield

Hunt on for survivalist charged in trooper killing

15, 2015, at the Pennsylvania State Police Barracks at Stonington for the late Corporal Bryan Dickson of Dunmore. BLOOMING GROVE, Pa.

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CBS 3 Springfield

Springfield PD searching for 2 men who stole hundreds from Walmart

Springfield police Sgt. John Delaney told CBS 3 that the two suspects walked into the Walmart on Boston Road about 6 p.m. on Sept.

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WWLP

Plan to create a oeCorridor of Lighta in downtown Springfield

Downtown Springfield will soon be a little bit brighter at night. A project announced Tuesday by the Springfield Business Improvement District aims to bring more people downtown at night by creating a "corridor of light" along Main Street.

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CBS 3 Springfield

Fitchburg man charged with stabbing neighbor's dog

Police say a Fitchburg man used a steak knife to stab a neighbor's pit bull 10 times, injuring the dog so severely it had to be euthanized. Police tell The Sentinel & Enterprise that two pit bulls were fighting in the hallway of an apartment building over the weekend, when Duckworth, the owner of one of the dogs, broke up the fight by stabbing the other dog with a steak knife he was carrying.

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CBS 3 Springfield

Afghan suicide bomber kills 3 foreign troops

A Taliban attacker detonated his car bomb next to an international military convoy on Tuesday, killing three troops from the NATO-led force and wounding nearly 20 troops and civilians, officials said. Security forces in full battle gear administered CPR to wounded comrades shortly after the 8:10 a.m. blast, which rattled nearby neighborhoods and sent a plume of smoke high into the sky.

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Berkshire Eagle

Springfield store robbed at gunpoint

Investigators say two men entered the Racing Mart store in the city's Indian Orchard neighborhood just after midnight Monday, one of them showed a gun, before they made off with an undisclosed amount of cash. A police dog was brought in to help in the search for the suspects but there was no immediate word on arrests.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

WWLP

New charter school possibly coming to Springfield

This could be welcome news for nearly 4,000 children and their parents who are right now on the waiting list to enroll in existing Springfield charter schools. The Springfield School Committee is meeting tonight and evaluating the needs for a new district-run charter school.

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CBS 3 Springfield

Former Pelham police chief arrested on gun charges

According to the Northwestern District Attorney's Office, Fleury, 57, of Pelham, was arrested and arraigned on Sept. 11 in Eastern Hampshire District Court on one count of assault with a dangerous weapon and one count of carrying a licensed firearm while under the influence of liquor in connection with an incident outside the VFW of Belchertown on Aug. 2. Fleury was released on his personal recognizance with the conditions that he stay away/have no contact with the victim, stay away from the VFW in Belchertown and relinquish custody of his firearms, rifles, and shotguns during the pendency of the prosecution of the case.

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MassLive.com

Collision that killed Delano Walker Jr., 15, described in Springfield ...

Jurors on Tuesday will begin hearing evidence in a federal trial focusing on the 2009 death of Delano Walker Jr. , a 15-year-old hit by a car on East Columbus Avenue after a confrontation with city police. Walker's mother, Kissa Owens, is suing officers Sean Sullivan, Sgt.

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CBS 3 Springfield

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Roman Catholic leaders in Massachusetts are urging residents to vote "Yes" in favor of Ballot Question 3 on Nov. 4 to repeal the state's casino law and stop the expansion of what they called "predatory gambling." Boston Cardinal Sean O'Malley, Springfield Bishop Mitchell Rozanski, Worcester Bishop Robert McManus and Rev.

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CBS 3 Springfield

Police: Child witnessed attempted murder-suicide

A man is dead and his wife in the hospital, after a child called police saying her father shot her mother, then turned the gun on himself. Police are calling this an attempted murder-suicide because the father, Adrian Wray, is dead, but his wife Angela is in the hospital receiving care after suffering a single gunshot wound.

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CBS 3 Springfield

Police accused of racism after cuffing 'Django Unchained' actress

She and her boyfriend, Brian James Lucas - better known as celebrity chef Cheffy Be*live - accuse police of racism for questioning them after they were seen showing affection in public.

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CBS 3 Springfield

2-year-old boy shot and killed

A 2-year-old boy shot and killed near his home in Denmark has the small city trying to work through the tragedy. Those who knew Hayden Mayes said he was a happy, lively boy who, even at 2 years old had an excited feeling toward life.

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CBS 3 Springfield

Man charged with abuse of corpse and second degree murder after human remains found

Police cars lined Dunn Avenue Sunday afternoon, just a day after a man found a human head inside a black trash bag. Scary, neighbors say, because they had no idea anything unusual was going on at the home.

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WWLP

Armed robbery at Indian Orchard convenience store

Springfield police are working to find out who is responsible for an armed robbery that happened overnight in the city's Indian Orchard neighborhood. Springfield Police Captain Stzempek told 22News that just after midnight police were called to the Racing Mart convenience store at 363 Main Street.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

WWLP

Relic spends last night in Springfield

Sunday night, area faithful came to the St. Anthony Maronite Catholic Church on Island Pond Road in Springfield to say goodbye to a beloved religious relic. For more than a week, the relic of St. Anthony had been drawing flocks of the faithful to the church to pray for miracles.

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MassLive.com

Photos: Day 3 of the Big E at the Eastern States Exposition in West Springfield

Day three of the Big E at the Eastern States Exposition in West Springfield saw racing pigs, agricultural competitions and Sunday's beautiful weather brought out the crowds to the New England state fair.

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