The Academy at Swift River is closing down. The private school in Cummington offers a therapeutic setting for troubled teenagers. Director Bar Clarke tells the “Gazette” fewer and fewer families can afford their services. 50 Hilltown jobs will be lost as a result of the closure.
An isolated home in Westhampton has been badly damaged by fire after being hit by lightning
Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse has launched his campaign for a third term
More than half of Massachusetts’ streams will gain federal protections under a new rule signed by the Obama administration
Those automated phone calls during the dinner hour, late at night or to your wireless phone can be so frustrating — and the government is taking note.