Local

“Molly” Makes It To Northampton

Photo: clipart.com

“Molly” Makes It To Northampton

(Northampton, MA) — The dangerous club drug known as Molly has made its way to the Pioneer Valley. Early Wednesday a man was arrested in Northampton with a-thousand-dollars worth of the drug in his car. Molly is said to be a pure form of MDMA or “ecstasy” and is blamed for a rash of fatal overdoses in the Northeast. 18-year-old Alexander Volgin also allegedly had Adderall, cocaine and hashish in his possession. The Amherst man was pulled over while driving down King Street without a license plate.

Recent Headlines

in National

Making headlines this week

AP95041159581_28

A look at some of the big stories that made headlines this week and the headlines you may have missed.

in National

WATCH: The history of Memorial Day

23-overlay3

This All-American holiday took a long and winding road to become an annual tradition.

in Lifestyle, National

To the beach! Roads expected to be packed for Memorial Day

gas

With lower gas prices and an improved job market, AAA expects more than 37 million Americans to travel this weekend, the most since 2005.

in Local

Northampton Bans Plastic Bags

noho city hall

The city of Northampton now has an ordinance banning the use of single-layer plastic bags

in Local

Northampton Man Tried To Poison Daughter

Photo courtesy of Daily Hampshire Gazette

A Northampton man has been arraigned in district court for allegedly trying to poison his seriously ill daughter