Local

Justice Served in Bay Sentencing

Photo: clipart.com

Justice Served in Bay Sentencing

Northampton arsonist Anthony Baye will spend the next two decades at Cedar Junction in Walpole, followed by 15 years probation.  At yesterday’s sentencing hearing, both sides said they were satisfied justice had been served.  The plea deal reduced two first-degree murder charges to manslaughter.  In exchange the 28 year old admitted to setting numerous fires in the city over the past six years, including one that killed two men.

Recent Headlines

in Local

South Hadley Kayak Thief Busted

kayak

A South Hadley woman has been arrested for stealing kayaks along the Connecticut River.

in Local

Carolyn Gardner Won’t Teach Math

schoolbus

African-American teacher Carolyn Gardner won't be teaching math at Amherst High School this fall.

in Local

Democrats for Governor Clash In Springfield

Democratic debate

Three Democrats running for governor went head-to-head last night in a Springfield debate.

in Local

Five Injured At Chicopee Curve

cars.jpg 2

Five people are injured after an I-91 crash at the Chicopee Curve.

in Local

Officials Plan Meeting After Holyoke Murder

gun

A Holyoke City Councilor will host an outdoor meeting this morning near the site of a fatal shooting.