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Garage Attendants Return To Northampton

Human parking garage attendants are back in Northampton for now

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Deerfield Approves RX Pot Zoning

Deerfield Town Meeting has approved a zoning overlay for medical marijuana dispensaries

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Relief Effort Underway For Fire Victims

Efforts are underway to help the victims of Sunday’s strip mall fire in Hadley.

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Strip Mall Fire Probe Narrows

Investigators continue to comb through the rubble of a Route Nine Hadley strip mall, trying to determine the cause of Sunday night’s fire

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Former Southampton Chief Falsified Payroll Records

State ethics officials are accusing former Southampton Fire Chief Stephen Hyde of falsifying payroll records to benefit his son.

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Massachusetts Among Worst States For Retirement

Massachusetts has made the top-ten list of the worst states for retirement.

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WHMP Dakin Pet Of The Week

Norton, a 5 month old Chihuahua/ Dachshund mix is the WHMP Pet of the Week, available for adoption at the Dakin shelter in Springfield

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Arrest Made In Puppy Doe Case

An arrest has been made in the “Puppy Doe” animal cruelty case

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Cause Of Massive Fire Probed

Investigators continue to probe the cause of a fire that destroyed more than a dozen businesses at a Hadley strip mall Sunday night

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Northampton Reopens Superintendent Search

The Northampton School Committee has reopened its search for a new superintendent

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Hundreds Turn Out To Oppose Pipeline at FERC Hearing

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The hearing by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission starts the clock on a 60-day environmental review of the project

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One Of Two Missing Northampton Peacocks Returns Home

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Owner Dee Boyle-Clapp says the female, named Lucrezia, was recovered over the weekend, but her mate, Bob, is still at large

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Lawmakers Back 2-day Sales Tax Holiday in August

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Legislators vote to suspend the state's 6.25 percent sales tax on most items Aug. 15-16.

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Lawmakers Move To Restore UMass Funds Vetoed By Baker

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Both chambers voted to restore $5 million cut by Baker from the original funding appropriation for the University of Massachusetts.

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Adams Terror Suspect Pleads Not Guilty To Weapons, Assault Charges

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Alexander Ciccolo of Adams faces charges in connection with what prosecutors say was planned attack in support of the terror group Isis