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Protest for Peace in Gaza to be held on Northampton City Hall steps
NORTHAMPTON - It's been four weeks since Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ordered the destruction of militant infiltration tunnels in Gaza and the Palestinian death toll continues to rise.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
West Springfield to hold public workshop on Front Street mill revitalization project
These building at 150 Front St., will be the focus of a workshop on Aug. 14 aimed at revitalization of a historic mill area.
West Springfield children sell lemonade to raise money for...
A total of $120 was raised by four neighborhood children in the Meadowbrook Avenue area to raise money for replacement soccer equipment at the Rivers Edge Sports Park after a theft was reported there in early July.
Sisters of St. Joseph say final goodbyes to Mont Marie
Janice Malloy, a Sister of Saint Joseph for 71 years, left at 11:30 Thursday morning for her new home in West Springfield, while the others are going to a Sisters of St. Joseph facility in the Boston area.
Reader Raves poll attracts record number of voters; Deadline Sunday
Michael Quinlan, left, corporate wine sales manager at Table and Vine in West Springfield, and Steve Thibault, store manager, are pictured in this January 2014 file photo.
Forgotten concerts: Janis Joplin at Springfield Municipal Auditorium on Nov. 26, 1969
Less than a year before her death at age 27, Janis Joplin entertained Western Massachusetts music fans with a performance at Springfield's Municipal Auditorium.
Surgeon General reports alarming increase in skin cancer
The Acting U.S. Surgeon General is reporting that there has been a 200 percent jump in deadly melanoma cases since 1973.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
West Springfield weighs change in nail salon parking requirements
Amy Ly, owner of Beauty Nails at 209 Elm Street. is the petitioner for a new zoning ordinance for nail salons that has been withdrawn from a vote by Town Council for a 90-day period.
Study supports screening for 'bubble boy' disease
Today, his genetic problem would be caught at birth through a newborn screening available in 21 states.
West Springfield Mayor Edward Sullivan encourages residents to fill vacancies on municipal boards
Mayor Edward C. Sullivan is seeking resident participation for a total of 23 vacancies throughout various commissions, committees, boards, and councils in West Springfield.
Prostitution arrests made by undercover police officer
Two women are facing prostitution charges after allegedly flagging down an undercover police officer and asking him to exchange sex for money in Springfield on Tuesday.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
47-year-old Farmington, Ct. man killed in West Springfield motorcycle crash at Memorial Bridge rotary
West Springfield police resond to a motorcycle accident on the rotary at the West Springfield end of the Memorial Bridge on Tuesday evening.
Do you read before you accept an agreement?
In today's society, it doesn't take a piece of paper to create a binding agreement.
Memorial Bridge closed down due to motorcycle accident in West Springfield rotary
WEST SPRINGFIELD - The Memorial Bridge is closed down to traffic due to a serious motorcycle accident Tuesday evening in the rotary in West Springfield, police said.
Rotary Club of West Springfield donates $39,186 for local and international charities
Members of the Rotary Club of West Springfield with it's spring community grant award recipients.
How rare are morning tornadoes?
Massachusetts has had 249 tornadoes from 1950 through April of this year. 14 of them have occured in the last ten years , but only 8.4% percent touched down in the morning.
Suspects sought in stolen credit card case
Westfield police are hoping you can help them find two men wanted in connection with a stolen credit card case.
CHESHIRE, Mass. - The state's oldest citizen celebrated her 115th birthday on Saturday with what has become a traditional party at Rolling Acres Farm.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
The Bennington Banner
Cheshire, Mass., woman turns 115; world's fifth-oldest person
Bernice "Bennie" Madigan spent her 115th birthday in the hospital on Thursday, but she is expected to be released on Friday -- in time to attend a party in her honor on Saturday afternoon.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Lack of sleep may cause false memories
Are you getting a full nights sleep? If not, a new study shows you could be facing some pretty interesting consequences.