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Monday, January 6, 201401/06/2014

Sink Hole Closes Springfield Street

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Bridge Street in downtown Springfield remains closed after a water main break caused a giant sinkhole on Saturday

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Monday, January 6, 201401/06/2014

Weekend Fires In Western Mass

In News

The Red Cross is assisting after a number of major fires in Western Mass

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Friday, January 3, 201401/03/2014

Record Homeless Family Numbers In MA

In News

Five years after Governor Patrick set the goal to essentially eliminate family homelessness, Massachusetts is seeing record numbers of homeless families

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Friday, January 3, 201401/03/2014

Patrick Mobilizes National Guard For Storm

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Governor Patrick has ordered state government offices closed today on account of the snowstorm

Friday, January 3, 201401/03/2014

Alleged Bank Robber Caught

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A suspect in the New Year’s Eve armed robbery of a PeoplesBank in Holyoke has been caught

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Friday, January 3, 201401/03/2014

Multiple Accidents Due To Snow

In News

Police are investigating several accidents involving 18-wheelers

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Friday, January 3, 201401/03/2014

Democratic Governor Candidates To Debate

In News

Western Mass will host all five Democratic candidates for governor in a debate at Northampton High School

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Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

Nursing Home Developer Shot Dead

In News

A man who built a number of nursing homes in the Pioneer Valley has been found shot dead in his home

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Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

Northampton Pushes For Casino Mitigation

In News

Northampton continues its push for mitigation funding from MGM Springfield

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Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

Route Nine Sidewalks On Tap

In News

Route 9 in Hadley will be seeing some improvements to help pedestrians

Recent Headlines

14 hours ago in National

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Scalia dead at 79

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Scalia, appointed to the top U.S. court in 1986 by President Ronald Reagan, was known for his strident conservative views and theatrical flair in the courtroom.

2 days ago in National

Making headlines this week

A couple is seen through an American flag as they walk to a polling place for the New Hampshire primary, Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, in Nashua, N.H. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

A look back at some of the week's biggest headlines and the stories you may have missed.

2 days ago in Entertainment, National

Roses and roaches: Cold-hearted Valentine’s Day ideas

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With the coldest air in more than a decade forecast to grip the United States this Valentine's Day weekend, the holiday dedicated to love is flashing its frigid side.

2 days ago in Local

SJC Rules For Greenfield Big-Box Appeal

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According to the state Supreme Judicial Court, the opponent’s appeal of a building permit for the French King Highway store can now move forward.

2 days ago in Local

Four Arrests Result of Springfield Drug Raid

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More than a pound of heroin, a large quantity of crack cocaine and four loaded handguns were confiscated in the raid at 38 Denton Circle.