(Amherst, MA) — No charges will be filed against a truck driver who hit and killed a 22-year-old bicyclist in Amherst last May. Livingston Pangburn was descending Route 9 when he hit a box truck turning left onto the Amherst College campus. Traffic was heavy, and Pangburn was passing vehicles on the right. The State Police collision team concluded that the driver could not have seen the cyclist in time to avoid the accident.
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