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 some of the big stories that made headlines this week and the headlines you may have missed.
This All-American holiday took a long and winding road to become an annual tradition.
With lower gas prices and an improved job market, AAA expects more than 37 million Americans to travel this weekend, the most since 2005.
The city of Northampton now has an ordinance banning the use of single-layer plastic bags