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Hampshire Dorm Under Repair After Fire

Hampshire College students displaced by a dorm fire expect to move back in in a couple of days


Police Probe Ring Theft

Police continue to investigate the theft of a 30-thousand-dollar ring from a jewelry store at the Hampshire Mall.

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Fire Destroys Strip Mall in Hadley

(Hadley, MA) – Drivers will continue to be detoured past part of Route 9 in Hadley for much of the…

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Fire At Hampshire Displaces Dozens

About three-dozen Hampshire College students have been displaced by fire


Noho Parking Garage Still Malfunctions

The Northampton parking garage continues to be available free-of-charge because of a malfunction


Tires Slashed In Sunderland

Dozens of Sunderland residents are without transportation after their cars were vandalized Sunday night.

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“Too White” Band Booted From Hampshire

Social media has been buzzing over the last-minute cancellation of a music performance at Hampshire College.


Dobelle Sues Trustees, Commissioner, Auditor

Westfield State University President Evan Dobelle has filed a federal lawsuit claiming he was suspended from his job without due process.

Man Assaulted At Walter Salve House

A homeless woman has pleaded not guilty to assaulting a stranger at Northampton’s Walter Salvo House

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UMass Student Charged With Aggravated Rape

A UMass student has been arraigned on forcible rape charges

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WATCH: How holiday shopping can help charities


In the frenzy of holiday shopping, consumers are doing more than getting great deals, they’re also using coupons to help raise money for a number of worthy causes.

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Thanksgiving getaway: Cheap gas, high security


Millions of Americans embarked on their annual Thanksgiving travels on Wednesday, with security at airports, New York City's parade festivities and other venues expected to be heightened amid jitters after the Paris attacks.

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2015 to be the hottest year in history


This year will be the hottest on record and 2016 could be hotter due to the El Niño weather pattern, the World Meteorological Organization said.

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Many House Republicans want refugee restrictions in spending bill


Nearly one-third of the Republicans in the House of Representatives signed a letter calling on party leaders to ensure that a must-pass spending bill block any use of federal funding to resettle refugees from Syria and nearby countries.

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Just call him a V.I.T.


The VIP birds have arrived at the White House to get the annual presidential pardon.