Congressman Jim McGovern will speak at the First Churches in Northampton next Sunday evening. The topic will be hunger and poverty. The forum called “Beyond the Bandaid” is sponsored by the church’s Peace and Justice Committee.
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