A vote by Northampton’s City Council to fund the new firefighters contract puts an end to a painful chapter in the city’s history. The firefighters have been working without a contract and have been in contentious negotiations with the city for years. This week Mayor David Narkewicz announced a deal with the union that included a retroactive agreement including back pay, as well as a new three year pact. Thursday night the council put the matter to bed with a unanimous vote to fund the contract.
The number of troops in Afghanistan next year will be larger than originally thought to fill a gap left in the NATO mission.
Dinner will be cut short: The department store chain will open at 6 p.m., two hours earlier than last year.
Ever wonder what happened to those turkeys that got a Thanksgiving reprieve from the President?
A nor'easter headed up the East Coast could cause havoc for millions of Thanksgiving travelers.