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Amherst’s Michelle Chamuel Performs, Waits for Votes

Michelle Chamuel of Amherst is waiting for the votes to be tallied on “The Voice”.

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Tully’s Scufflers All From Out of Town

None of the people arrested near Tully O’Reilly’s Pub in Northampton at closing time Sunday are local.

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Northampton Council to Debate Vibrant Sidewalks

The Northampton City Council will consider the “Resolution to Support Vibrant Sidewalks” Thursday.

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McGovern to Speak in Northampton on Poverty

Congressman Jim McGovern will speak at the First Churches in Northampton next Sunday evening.

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Easthampton Mayor Wins Housing Award

Easthampton Mayor Michael Tautznik has been named a “Housing Hero” by the Mass Housing Partnership.

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Northampton High School Will Have Later Start Time

Northampton’s School Committee votes to move the start time to between 8 and 8:30 no later than September 2014.

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Tanglewood to Get Facelift

Tanglewood will be getting some renovations over the next seven to eight years.

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Police Appeal Quabbin Trespassers Decision

State Police are appealing a decision not to file criminal complaints against seven people found trespassing at the Quabbin Reservoir last month.

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Hatfield Woman Receives Teacher of the Year Honors

Governor Patrick presented an award this week to Anne Marie Bettencourt of Hatfield, a Springfield Central High School 9th grade English Language Arts teacher who has been selected as the 2014 Teacher of the Year.

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WHMP Heavy Petting Dakin Pet of the Week

Meet Sadie-Female/7 years old. My weight: about 74 lbs/Basset Hound, available for adoption at the Dakin Pioneer Valley Humane Society in Springfield.

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A look back on this week's biggest stories and the headlines you may have missed.

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8 dead in Missouri shooting spree

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Investigators say the attacks took place in multiple locations.

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Northampton BPW Chair Steps Down

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The chairman of Northampton's former Board of Public Works has resigned from the group.

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Western Mass Rises On Beacon Hill

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Western Mass state reps will hold two out of three top slots on the powerful House Ways and Means Committee.

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‘Tantric Lingam Massage’ Man Busted in Ehamp

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A man who offered "Tantric Massage" from an Easthampton beauty parlor faces prostitution charges.