10 min ago
Granby officials say Legislature will not act on request to secede from South Hadley Fire District 2
Town officials have conceded that state lawmakers will not take action on their request to secede from South Hadley Fire District 2 .
4 hrs ago
Springfield's gateway looks like a 'hellhole,' says...
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.
7 hrs ago
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Over the last couple of days we've been dealing with the summer heat and humidity.
12 hrs ago
West Springfield gets a mention on 'Real Time with Bill...
The M79 grenade launcher is a single shot, break-open weapon with rifled barrel, similar to the ones West Springfield police have.
14 hrs ago
Holyoke police pursue speeding motorcyclist who ditched bike in...
HOLYOKE - A motorcycle chase that began in Holyoke around 1 a.m. Wednesday ended several minutes later in Springfield's North End, where the rider ditched his bike and apparently fled on foot.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
West Springfield adopts new parking violations ordinance
WEST SPRINGFIELD - A new vehicle parking violations ordinance , which allows the Police Department to tow motor vehicles within the municipality boundaries and adds an administrative fee charge, was voted 8-0 in favor by the Town Council on Monday.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Missing Westfield teen Michael Rivera found safe in West Springfield, returned home
WESTFIELD - A Westfield teen who had been missing since Saturday and who was the subject of a police public-awareness campaign on social media has been found and returned home, police said.
Tolls on the Mass Pike could be cash free by 2016
Drivers with E-Z Pass transponders will not see any changes to their trip, but Monday morning, commuters driving across the Tobin Memorial Bridge may have realized a few cash tolls were missing.
West Springfield Planning Board approves special permit to Precision Auto Repair for new location
All auto repair businesses must have a special permit approved by the Planning Board based on city zoning ordinance regulations, said Tara L. Gehring, the city's assistant planner.
West Springfield Town Council meeting agenda tonight includes medical ...
Town Council meeting is scheduled for Monday at 7 p.m. in the second floor auditorium of the J. Edward Christian Office Building, 26 Central Street.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Maher Rails Against Militarized Police Culture in Outstanding Monologue
It's a topic on which this writer has spilled plenty of ink , but one that goes largely ignored by mainstream media: The troubling militarization of local American police forces.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Father Anthony J. Jutt, formerly of Housatonic, died July 17 at Mary's Meadow at Providence Place in Holyoke.
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Project New Hope takes veterans, families to Turn Back Time
Air Force veteran Roy Donaldson, right, feeds Masque. Mr. Donaldson resides at West Side House and was at Turn Back Time with Lisa Ackley, center, who works at West Side House.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Men headed to jail for stealing Twizzlers and peppermint patties from Agawam bowling alley
Nicholas Foley, 24, of Springfield, pleaded guilty Friday in Westfield District Court to breaking and entering a building in the nighttime for a felony and larceny under $250.
LiveWire: Moose and the Hightops source of 2 tribute shows coming to Majestic Theater
Two tributes, both of which have roots in the popular local band Moose and the Hightops , will be part of the summer concert lineup at the Majestic Theater in West Springfield.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
$7 million scheme sends former Florida man to prison
A former Florida resident who defrauded victims across the country, including in Massachusetts, was sentenced in U.S. District Court in Boston Wednesday for his role in an "advance-fee" scheme.
Wright's Dairy Farm was chosen for the honor by the agricultural offices and farm organizations that make up the Rhode Island Green Pastures Committee.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Family Matters: July 17, 2014
July 23, 2010 - West Springfield - Action Friday in the Yankee Color Classic Western Massachusetts Appaloosa Horse Show in the coliseum of the Eastern States Exposition Children's theater Majestic Theater Children's Theater on Elm Street in West Springfield presents "Hansel and Gretel" on July 21 to 23 and Aug. 10 through 13. Showtimes are Monday, ... (more)
The Taste Thai Cuisine opens in Amherst, second new restaurant to open in July
They don't yet have a website or a takeout menu but The Taste Thai Cuisine is already busy, just days after opening the former Moti's site at 25 N. Pleasant St. It's the second new restaurant opening downtown this month.
Just Folks - Metro West Plus: College honors and more for residents...
Katelyn Landry , of Agawam, was awarded a bachelor degree in athletic training at Plymouth, N.H., State University.