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Tully’s And Elevens Hit With Suspension

Two connected nightclubs in Northampton will be forced to close for two days after violating the terms of their entertainment license.

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Ludlow Inks Deal With MGM

Ludlow is the first Western Mass community to sign a mitigation agreement with MGM-Springfield

Narkewicz Seeks Agreement With MGM

Mayor David Narkewicz wants the state to acknowledge that Northampton could suffer if a casino is built in Springfield

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Hot Chocolate Run On Sunday

Fifty-five-hundred people are signed up to run in Sunday’s Hot Chocolate Run to benefit Safe Passage.

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Tsarnaev Prison Restrictions Lifted

The Boston Marathon bombing suspect will now have full access to his defense team, thanks to a compromise by federal prosecutors

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Northampton Recycling Coordinator Avoids Jail Time

Northampton’s former recycling coordinator won’t be going to jail. In April, 56-year-old Karen Bouquillon smashed her car into a tree on Hatfield Road while drunk

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Springfield Stabbing Victim Was Amherst Man

The man fatally stabbed outside a Springfield apartment building early Sunday was from Amherst.

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Aggrieved Bicyclist Gets Settlement

The town of Hadley has agreed to pay 27-thousand in legal fees to a bicyclist who claimed he was harassed by local police.

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Dakin WHMP Pet Of The Week

Sparky is the WHMP Pet of the Week, available for adoption at the Dakin Pioneer Valley Humane Society in Springfield

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Northampton Storm Water Fee Explained at Forums

t won’t be long before Northampton property owners will be asked to pay for a set of ambitious storm water and flood control projects

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FCC sees record feedback on ‘net neutrality’

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The FCC has received a record number of comments from consumers and lawmakers on proposed new Internet traffic rules.

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115K could lose Obamacare insurance over immigration

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People in 36 states could lose their health insurance under Obamacare, because of problems involving citizenship.

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Lawmakers move toward urging Syrian rebels, with conditions

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Lawmakers will begin debating legislation to approve arming and training rebels who oppose both ISIS militants and Syria's government.

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GM offers compensation for 19 deaths related to ignition switch

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General Motors will pay compensation for 19 deaths, more than the 13 the automaker previously admitted were caused by the recalled part.

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Apple receives record orders for new iPhone

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Apple says it had more than 4 million pre-orders of its new iPhone in 24 hours, exceeding its initial pre-order supply.