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.
A look at the big stories that made news this week and the headlines you may have missed.
Americans are angry with the handling of issues ranging from healthcare reform to the rise of Islamic State militants.
Effective immediately, anyone visiting a new mother or child at the Birthplace at Baystate Franklin Medical Center must be 14 or older
The city of Northampton has officially opened discussion on an ordinance banning plastic bags and styrofoam