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3 hrs ago | CBS 3 Springfield
The city has had nine murders this year and one in particular hit home to a resident who decided to do something about the violence.
4 hrs ago | WWLP
A lot of support for a movement to stop violence and help kids do better in School in Springfield was held Wednesday night.
8 hrs ago | MassLive.com
Charges of armed robbery and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon have been dropped against two city men in Hampden Superior Court because the alleged victim did not show up for the trial.
8 hrs ago | WWLP
A badge pinning ceremony was held for firefighters promoted, seven to lieutenant, two to captain and one to district chief.
10 hrs ago | MassLive.com
A Springfield man was sentenced to five to seven years in state prison after a Hampden Superior Court jury found him guilty of rape of a child.
11 hrs ago | CBS 3 Springfield
Neighbors say a girl no more than 10 years old was hit by a car they claimed was speeding on Northampton Avenue about noontime Wednesday.
13 hrs ago | WWLP
The nation's oldest cutlery manufacturer has filed for bankruptcy after 177 years of making knives and other kitchen tools.
15 hrs ago | CBS 3 Springfield
A 16-year-old Summerville High School student says he was arrested Tuesday morning and suspended after writing about killing a dinosaur using a gun.
19 hrs ago | MassLive.com
The Supreme Judicial Court rules that a former teacher is eligible for his pension although convicted of child pornography charges.
19 hrs ago | MassLive.com
SPRINGFIELD - If there is a single thread that weaves its way through the many strands that make up the rich tapestry of 100-year-old Ruth Stewart Loving's life, it is her deep and abiding commitment to the fight for justice.
The Mason Square Health Task Force, in collaboration with MassBike and the Pioneer Valley Riverfront Club, held "Let's Get Biking Night" on Tuesday evening with a free bike safety class offered by Jimmy Pereira of MassBike.
A 66-year-old Leesville man has been accused of trying to buy and rape a 10-year-old, state police said.
A Goodyear mother is in jail on suspicion of attempted first-degree murder after a drowning call involving her 20-month-old daughter.
The lawyer for former Westfield State President Evan Dobelle said his client did not send a rental car bill to the school nine months after stepping down.
An uncle has been charged with stabbing his 1-year-old niece in the stomach while an 11-year-old watched it happen.
One fire was in the old corporate office of the building and firefighters quickly extinguished it.
A Kansas City police officer is being investigated for his posts on social media, one of which claimed a photo of an Oregon murder suspect was Michael Brown, the unarmed 18-year-old who was shot at least six times by a police officer in Ferguson earlier this month.
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Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 08:25 pm
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