(Amherst, MA) — WD Cowls owner Cinda Jones hopes to lure Atkins Farms Country Market to a new building in North Amherst. Jones is planning a mixed-use building called the “Trolley Barn” at the site of her former sawmill on Cowls Road. She said she’s trying to persuade the owner of the sprawling upscale market in South Amherst to open a satellite store in the north end of town.
OSU has fired the director of its celebrated marching band amid allegations he knew about "serious cultural issues" including sexual harassment.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell to the lowest level in more than eight years last week.
It was apparently a good year for the State Lottery.
The practice of "shark finning" is now illegal in Massachusetts.
A former JV volleyball coach at a Western Mass high school has pleaded not guilty to having a sexual relationship with a 15-year-old girl.