The Northampton City Council is revolting against the decision by the mayor to remove six downtown benches. The benches were removed at the urging of the Business Improvement District, reportedly to curtail loitering, or some say, panhandling. A straw poll shows most council members wanted the benches put back, and planned to take up the matter at their meeting Thursday.
The Obama administration is ramping up its response to the potential spread of the virus.
A gunman shot a soldier and then entered the country's parliament buildings, with at least 30 shots fired in dramatic scenes in the heart of the Canadian capital.
A Florence woman isn't happy that the Northampton police department's officer firearms training will happen during school hours next week
A long-closed Montague road will reopen, despite the protests of some residents who believe it is unsafe