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.
A look at the big stories that made news this week and the headlines you may have missed.
Americans are angry with the handling of issues ranging from healthcare reform to the rise of Islamic State militants.
Effective immediately, anyone visiting a new mother or child at the Birthplace at Baystate Franklin Medical Center must be 14 or older
The city of Northampton has officially opened discussion on an ordinance banning plastic bags and styrofoam