Springfield Mayor Dom Sarno says the city has been disproportionately targeted for the resettling of refugees. Sarno has written a letter to the State Department asking them to stop the influx for safety reasons. Local charities have settled 1,500 refugees in Western Mass since 2011 using federal funds. The vast majority of refugees have been funneled into the city of Springfield.
The jury in the UMass gang rape case deliberated for five hours Friday and will start up again today.
The Holyoke City Council will debate the topic of fluoride in the drinking water this week.
A new ad campaign aims to introduce a new, more diverse generation of millennials and children to the national parks system.
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The foreign ministers seven world powers met in a final push for a preliminary nuclear accord less than two days before the deadline.