A Granby man will spend four years in prison after admitting he set a house on fire. Scott Szaban broke into an unoccupied home on Chicopee Street two years ago and torched it. He then pointed a pellet gun at police when they showed up at his mobile home to arrest him. The vacant house was being renovated for sale at the time, and was owned by an Easthampton man.
A look at some of the big stories that made headlines this week and the headlines you may have missed.
This All-American holiday took a long and winding road to become an annual tradition.
With lower gas prices and an improved job market, AAA expects more than 37 million Americans to travel this weekend, the most since 2005.
The city of Northampton now has an ordinance banning the use of single-layer plastic bags