(Northampton, MA) — Western Mass will host all five Democratic candidates for governor in a debate at Northampton High School. Juliette Kayyem, Steve Grossman, Donald Berwick, Martha Coakley, and Joseph Avellone will go head-to-head on Wednesday, January 29th at 7 p.m. The event is sponsored by Democratic Committees from Northampton, Amherst, Easthampton, Southampton and Sunderland.
The center's new observatory opens Friday, offering spectacular views stretching 50 miles past the Manhattan skyline to the Atlantic Ocean.
The price of eggs has risen by as much as 58 percent, as farmers battle a bird flu that has killed millions of hens.
As the next presidential election cycle begins the goal isn't necessarily to win every race, but to improve the performance of the Republican ticket overall.
A look at some of the big stories that made headlines this week and the headlines you may have missed.