Local

Northampton State Hospital Artifacts for Sale

Photo: WHMP

Northampton State Hospital Artifacts for Sale

Artifacts from the former Northampton State Hospital are being auctioned off online.  Proceeds will help restore the fountain that once sat in front of Old Main.  The artifacts were turned over to the city by MassDevelopment, the quasi-public agency that tore down the old buildings and developed Hospital Hill.  To view the odd collection of items, go to municibid.com and enter the search term “Northampton State Hospital.”

Recent Headlines

in Local

Lesbian Couple Attacked at Six Flags

amusement park

Police say two women attacked a lesbian couple from Rhode Island whom they saw kissing at Six Flags New England

in Local

Man Pulls Gun on Relative in Hadley

handcuff no hands

A Pittsfield man is under arrest after Hadley police say he pulled a gun on a relative Sunday night

in Local

Berkshire Gas Buys Stake In Western Mass Pipeline

pipeline

UIL Holding Company has announced that it is buying two-point-five percent of the Tennessee Gas Pipeline

in Local

Longmeadow Residents Raise Money For Dead Construction Worker’s Family

police lights

Longmeadow residents have launched a fundraising effort to benefit the family of a construction worker killed on the job late last week

in Local

West Nile Virus Arrives In Massachusetts, But Not In The West

mosquito

A number of mosquitoes in the eastern part of the state has tested positive for West Nile, but not west of Worcester