The town of Deerfield is drawing interest from medical marijuana entrepreneurs. Interim Town Manager Wendy Foxmyn says she’s already received two inquirieUMass Amherst is restricting nighttime outdoor events as a precaution against mosquito-borne illnesses.s from potential cultivators. This week the select board will consider a moratorium on the pot shops until local regulations can be put in place. Eventually 35 medical marijuana dispensaries will be licensed across the state.
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