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CBS 3 Springfield
Mastroianni sworn in as U.S. District Court judge
A very long process officially came to an end Friday afternoon, as former Hampden County District Attorney Mark Mastroianni was sworn in as a U.S. District Court judge.
5 hrs ago
Woman in crash lied about identity, even after handing over ID, Westfield police say
A woman faces charges in Westfield after police say she lied about her identity after a crash, and even after giving her real identification to officers.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Westfield president - violated the public trust,' report says
Former Westfield State University president Evan S. Dobelle improperly diverted hundreds of thousands of dollars from school accounts to pay for dubious expenses, including frequent personal trips to San Francisco, electronic equipment for personal use, and a portrait of himself, according to a scathing new report that found Dobelle often covered ... (more)
Westfield drinking water safe, poop-free despite violation letter
A letter sent to Westfield residents last week indicated recent bacteria detection in drinking water, but never fear: your fish are safe.
On Two Wheels: Melha Riders 8th annual Hospital Run ready to roll
The Melha Riders was formed in the late 1990s by several members of the Melha Shrine.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Mary Boscher honored by Westfield Woman's Club as Volunteer of the Year
Mary Boscher, of Westfield, was recently honored by the Westfield Woman's Club as its Volunteer of the Year.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Drunk, hungry man breaks into food truck, torches it after finding no food, Westfield police say
Michael England, 22, listed as homeless in Westfield, is charged with attempting to burn a motor vehicle and breaking and entering a vehicle in the nighttime for a felony.
Westfield sees increase in small business openings
Since June 30, a total of four new small businesses have opened their doors. City officials attribute the recent business boom to a combined effort to promote the city as "business friendly."
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.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Southwick man arrested for alleged OUI after pulling into police station parking lot
Ofc. Bradford Fisk wrote in the police report that around 6:15 a.m. Saturday, dispatch radioed him and another officer that there was unusual activity in the Southwick Police Station front parking lot.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Airline industry argues flight safety after series of diasters
The airline industry has had several tragic events in the last week. 22News found out what the industry analysts are now saying about the safety of airline travel.
Banker & Tradesman
Westfield Beefs Up Loan Loss Provisions In Q2 To Keep Pace With Growth
Westfield Financial recorded a drop in earnings during the second quarter as the company increased its provision for loan losses to keep up with loan growth.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
CBS 3 Springfield
Fundraiser held for 2nd Ride to Remember
The Luxe Burger Bar donated 10 percent of proceeds from 5 p.m. to close to the Ride to Remember, a 100-mile bicycle ride from Springfield to Boston.
Residents around Southwick's Congamond Lakes concerned about...
A citizens organization is appealing the decision to allow tree-cutting and mining on the shore of a body of water that lies in Southwick , Massachusetts, over concerns that it could have a devastating environmental impact and no one will be keeping an eye on it.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Groundbreaking ceremony for new Westfield Senior Center set for Aug. 19
Friends of the Senior Center plan to launch its $500,000 capital fund drive before construction of the city's new $7.5 million Senior Center officially begins next month.
Westfield man sentenced for stealing church air conditioning units
A Westfield man will serve time in jail after admitting he stole air conditioning units from a church and local businesses.
Westfield homeless camps: Finding what works a challenge for outreach
Gary Nowicki doesn't know how his friend ended up in the homeless camp 700 miles away, or what happened when he went into the Westfield River last week.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Inside the glass: Photos explore Josh Simpson glass art in Westfield
Rossi's photography of Simpson's glass art is on display until Oct. 13 at Pilgrim Candle Marketplace in Westfield.
Westfield state senator invites residents to participate in Citizen Legislative Seminar
State Sen. Donald F. Humason Jr., R-Westfield, is looking for constituents of the 2nd Hamden-Hampshire District interested in participating in the state's annual Citizens' Legislative Seminar scheduled for Oct. 14 and 15. The seminar provides participants with a "hands-on" experience, Humason said, of the general workings of state government.