(Holyoke, MA) – State police are investigating an armed robbery at a Holyoke church service. Sunday afternoon a masked man with a handgun burst in to the Pentecostal church on Appleton Street and took cash, cell phones and other items from parishioners. The suspect is described as a short, skinny Hispanic male wearing black clothing.
Amherst’s Planning Board is recommending changes to the proposed student housing project known as The Retreat.
UMass Amherst has announced plans to invest two-million-dollars in dorm security.
A fired nurse at Cooley Dickinson has accepted a plea deal.
Governor Patrick has released 65-million for capital projects in Western Mass
Northampton’s city council is approving 22-thousand dollars for a study to look at the community impact of a casino in Springfield