Friendly’s Ice Cream celebrated its 78th birthday by hosting the largest ice cream party in the world. Nearly 800 guests consumed the frozen treat Thursday as an official from the Guinness Book of World Records looked on. The festivities were held at the company’s corporate headquarters in Wilbraham.
Amherst’s Planning Board is recommending changes to the proposed student housing project known as The Retreat.
UMass Amherst has announced plans to invest two-million-dollars in dorm security.
A fired nurse at Cooley Dickinson has accepted a plea deal.
Governor Patrick has released 65-million for capital projects in Western Mass
Northampton’s city council is approving 22-thousand dollars for a study to look at the community impact of a casino in Springfield