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Homeowners who wish to apply for a city program to remove tornado-damaged trees from their properties need to submit a "right of entry" application to the city by an Aug. 1 deadline.
WEST SPRINGFIELD - Officer Eric Johnson will be the Middle School's new resource officer this fall when students come back to school.
SPRINGFIELD - The scruffy looking hillsides that abut Interstate-91 near the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame are getting a long-overdue trimming by crews from the Massachusetts Department of Transportation - just in the nick of time for enshrinement events, according to Hall of Fame officials.
Springfield police have arrested a woman who allegedly assaulted a college student because she was upset about pictures being taken near a children's water park.
People are outraged after a Florida couple was caught having sex on a public beach Sunday afternoon in front of dozens of people including children.
Three of the six New England states - Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island - tended to be on the sad side.
A man wanted for trafficking cocaine was caught with 76 grams of the drug after a state police K-9 alerted officers to a hidden compartment during a motor vehicle stop, according to state police officials.
The City Council voted unanimously on Monday to authorize borrowing $10 million for assorted energy improvements in school and municipal buildings including the replacement of old boilers.
Although Massachusetts' unemployment rate has been down this year overall, last month the rates took a turn in the opposite direction.
SPRINGFIELD - The Springfield Police Department is hosting a fundraiser Thursday at Lux Burger Bar, 1200 Columbus Ave., to raise funds to support the second-annual Ride to Remember .
Since the mass abduction of the schoolgirls by Islamic extremists three months ago, at least 11 of their parents have died and their hometown, Chibok, is under siege from the militants, residents report.
A Brockton man has been held on $500,000 bail after pleading not guilty to manslaughter in connection with a fatal stabbing in the city.
A man walking in the city's Forest Park neighborhood was beaten and then slashed in the face by a machete before being hit by a car his attackers fled in, police said.
South Korean police said Tuesday that a badly decomposed body found surrounded by liquor bottles in a field last month was that of a fugitive billionaire businessman blamed for April's ferry disaster that killed more than 300 people.
Thomas Berger, the witty and eclectic novelist who reimagined the American West in the historical yarn "Little Big Man" and mastered genres ranging from detective stories to domestic farce, has died at age 89. Berger's literary agent, Cristina Concepcion, said Monday that he died in Nyack Hospital on July 13, just days before his 90th birthday.
The courses will concentrate on certain areas that other campuses might not offer.
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Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 05:07 am
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