(Northampton, MA) — The Side Street Cafe in Florence has apparently closed its doors for good. A sign on the door Friday thanked patrons for their continued support but said the restaurant was closed for business. Chef and owner Patrick Shannon recently stopped serving sit-down dinners at the cafe in favor of lunch, catering, and prepared meals-to-go.
Amherst’s Planning Board is recommending changes to the proposed student housing project known as The Retreat.
UMass Amherst has announced plans to invest two-million-dollars in dorm security.
A fired nurse at Cooley Dickinson has accepted a plea deal.
Governor Patrick has released 65-million for capital projects in Western Mass
Northampton’s city council is approving 22-thousand dollars for a study to look at the community impact of a casino in Springfield