(Northampton, MA) — The DCR will close the Norwottuck Rail Trail bridge over the Connecticut River beginning September 23rd. The bridge is having its deck replaced. The former railroad bridge, which now serves bicyclists and pedestrians, will be closed for about six months. Meanwhile, ongoing work to widen the rail trail will come to a halt in November and pick up again in the spring.
General health has improved worldwide, thanks to significant progress against infectious diseases and gains in fighting maternal and child illnesses.
The U.S. Congress will soon embark on a high-stakes budget negotiation with President Barack Obama that, if productive, could give Republicans the increased military spending they want and Democrats the increased domestic spending they seek.
Northampton's annual benefit musical festival, Transperformance, celebrated 25 years last night at Pines Theater in Look Park
The defense says Adam Liccardi had consensual sex with the woman and stayed behind to comfort her after she was raped by one of his friends
The state Department of Transportation has ordered that the West Oxbow Road Bridge be shut down because of structural damage