The IRS official who oversees tax-exempt groups has suddenly backed out of a Western Mass speaking engagement. Lois Lerner was supposed to speak at the Western New England Law School commencement in Springfield. Now she says she doesn’t want her presence to distract from the ceremony. Lerner recently told reporters she’s not good at math, when questioned about the unfolding scandal at the agency.
Local hip hop and reggae band The Alchemystics has now lost it's drummer and co-founder Demse Zullo, in additon to band friend and roadie Budzy White.
Route 202 in South Hadley is flowing again after a serious accident Tuesday night.
Northampton School Committee member Blue Duval is accused of stealing a dog
Tuesday was another busy day for brush fires, particularly in West County