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Amherst Board Urges Changes To Retreat Housing Plan

Amherst’s Planning Board is recommending changes to the proposed student housing project known as The Retreat.

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UMass To Up Dorm Security

UMass Amherst has announced plans to invest two-million-dollars in dorm security.

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Fired CDH Nurse Accepts Plea Deal

A fired nurse at Cooley Dickinson has accepted a plea deal.

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State Releases 65-Million For Western Mass

Governor Patrick has released 65-million for capital projects in Western Mass

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Northampton Council Approves Casino Impact Study

Northampton’s city council is approving 22-thousand dollars for a study to look at the community impact of a casino in Springfield

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Warren: No Interest In President’s Job

Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren says she has no intention of running for president in 2016

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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

HOT CHOCOLATE RUN

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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FBI: Shooting at NSA gate at Fort Meade not related to terrorism

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Officials say two men tried to ram the gates of Fort Meade, where the National Security Agency is housed.

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Girl, 4, boards bus for 3 a.m. snack run

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Little Annabelle Ridgeway was determined to get a slushie.

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Bullet Hits Campus Center At AIC

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American International College is increasing its security after a bullet hit one of its buildings.

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Greenfield Restaurant Fryers Face Inspections

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All restaurant fryers in Greenfield restaurants will be inspected by the end of this year.

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Ehamp Sexual Massage Case Could be Dismissed

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A man charged with offering a sexual massage to an undercover officer in Easthampton will have his case dismissed if he stays out of trouble.