South Hadley police are investigating a bizarre traffic hazard. Last Wednesday a Springfield man drove into a concrete donkey that had been placed in the middle of the road. It happened around midnight on Hadley Street near the Village Commons. Fortunately no one was hurt. Anyone with information about the donkey is asked to call police.
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Northwestern assistant DA Brett Vottero has been endorsed by the Springfield police union in his run for Hampden District Attorney.
The World Eye Bookshop in Florence is closing on Saturday.
The Reverend Talbert Swan is calling for a commission to improve police-community relations in Springfield and Holyoke.