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40 min ago | CBS 3 Springfield
Sea monsters may exist only in the imagination, but a Massachusetts couple wants to make them part of their names.
40 min ago | MassLive.com
Armando Perez does not have any children in the school system, but he still wanted to be a part of Stand for Children's Springfield chapter.
4 hrs ago | CBS 3 Springfield
The dating website fessed up on its blog earlier this week, showcasing three experiments.
6 hrs ago | CBS 3 Springfield
A former swim coach and math teacher at Staples High School in Westport has pleaded guilty to raping two pre-teen girls.
9 hrs ago | MassLive.com
Springfield police officers search for evidence at the scene of a homicide on Avon Place last month.
A tree removal crew that was headed to take down a dangerous tree in Deerfield before it fell on wires in Monday's storms ended up getting struck by that same tree.
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.
SPRINGFIELD - Police arrested a pair of suspected heroin dealers after an officer allegedly spotted them conducting business a block away from the police station.
All eligible voters in Springfield can request an absentee ballot from the Board of Elections Office and either vote by mail or in person at the Election Office in City Hall.
They were sold at Toys "R" Us, Babies "R" Us stores as well as the website Amazon.com since September 2011.
A 31-year-old Stonington man has been charged with cruelty to animals after police say he shot his girlfriend's pet turtle.
These were the most-read stories on MassLive.com over the weekend. If you missed any of them, click on the links below to read them now.
A severe thunderstorm that brought hail and high winds is just leaving the region but a second one is expected to come through at about 7:15 p.m. Agawam police are reporting a number of downed trees and wires, including those which are blocking roads.
Springfield police cruisers lined up in front of 330 Sumner Ave. on Friday for one of several fight and disturbance calls to that address.
The office will serve as a coordinating base for many of Coakley's western Massachusetts supports who plan on making phone calls, and knocking on doors to solicit support for their candidate.
The two told police they were walking along Chestnut Street between Lyman and Frank B. Murray, Saturday at approximately 11:20 p.m. When they passed the mouth of an alley, two white or Hispanic males grabbed them and demanded their wallets.
Some Springfield police officers spent the day mingling with families who live in the city's Old Hill neighborhood.
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Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 12:29 pm
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