A Middlefield man is dead after crashing his motorcycle in Cummington Monday afternoon. 55 year old Brian Miller is the Middlefield representative on the Gateway Regional School Committee. Police say Miller lost control of his Harley headed east on Route 9, hit a guardrail and flew down a steep embankment near the Westfield River. A memorial service for Miller will be held Saturday at the Middlefield Fairgrounds.
Amherst’s Planning Board is recommending changes to the proposed student housing project known as The Retreat.
UMass Amherst has announced plans to invest two-million-dollars in dorm security.
A fired nurse at Cooley Dickinson has accepted a plea deal.
Governor Patrick has released 65-million for capital projects in Western Mass
Northampton’s city council is approving 22-thousand dollars for a study to look at the community impact of a casino in Springfield