Big Y Foods has abandoned its plans to build a supermarket in Holyoke. The company cited economic conditions, increasing costs and unforeseen conditions. The news comes as Walmart pushes ahead with plans for a super-center including groceries on Whiting Farms Road. The plan to build a Big Y at Homestead Ave. and Lower Westfield Rd. was first introduced in 2011.
A Springfield man has pleaded not guilty to multiple charges after a double-fatal crash in Easthampton
The man found dead in the Fall River in Greenfield has been identified as 56-year-old Michael Hogarty of Marlboro, Massachusetts
The man hit by a car Sunday on Route 9 in Hadley has been identified as 21-year-old Cody Haskins of Northampton
A public hearing on Holyoke’s controversial needle exchange has aired a variety of opinions
Northwestern DA David Sullivan is stumping for Democratic Lieutenant Governor candidate Maura Healey who visited Northampton Sunday