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2 hrs ago | MassLive.com
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.
6 hrs ago | MassLive.com
Springfield police cruisers lined up in front of 330 Sumner Ave. on Friday for one of several fight and disturbance calls to that address.
8 hrs ago | WWLP
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.
9 hrs ago | MassLive.com
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.
13 hrs ago | WWLP
Some Springfield police officers spent the day mingling with families who live in the city's Old Hill neighborhood.
18 hrs ago | MassLive.com
A delivery driver was robbed at gunpoint as he attempted to drop off a Domino's Pizza early Sunday morning.
Thomas Moody, a survivor of a devastating March 1963 flood in the city, says he and his two brothers, along with their father and a neighbor, spent hours clinging to the limbs of the Franklin Street tree after the Spaulding Pond Dam burst.
"Three hundred sixty-five days later, we're back," Luke Brunelle, owner of the marina, stated.
More than 200 homeless people and struggling families were given hope at Forest Park.
A 22-year-old man has been arraigned on a murder charge in the killing of his mother in Orange.
Following a quick-step search for a new principal of Morris Elementary School, interim Superintendent Timothy Lee has announced the appointment of Carolyn J. Boyce, former principal of the Butterfield School in the town of Orange district.
The two-month long investigation started after a parent complained that students were routinely harassed and were sworn to secrecy about the band's sexualized traditions and customs.
SPRINGFIELD - Members of the Springfield Police ordinance squad on Friday conducted their second neighborhood sweep in a week, issuing tickets to residents of the Bay neighborhood for such things as overgrown lawns, mattresses and other trash in plain view and other violations to city regulations.
The Mobile Farmer's Market had no trouble selling its vegetables at the Linden Towers Apartments in Springfield.
The 43 year veteran policeman began wearing a badge back in July, 1971. As Officer Burnham was honored during a retirement party Friday morning, he thought of his longtime close friendship with officer Kevin Ambrose , who was killed in the line of duty on June 4, 2012.
A Livonia man has died after being attacked by two large dogs in Lapeer County's Metamora Township on Wednesday.
The West Springfield Police Department owns antiquated grenade launchers that haven't been used since the department obtained them in 2008 through a federal Department of Defense surplus program.
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Updated: Sun Jul 27, 2014 08:16 pm
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