State authorities are identifying the body found in Northampton earlier this month as a homeless man. 62-year old Leo Lumbis was found dead July third in a wooded area by the Mill River in Florence. His body was discovered at a campsite under a small tent. The death is not considered to be foul play.
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