(Easthampton, MA) — The two Democratic candidates for Mike Knapik’s former state senate seat will debate on Monday. Easthampton Mayor Michael Tautznik will square off against Holyoke City Councilor David Bartley at the Easthampton High School at 7 p.m. The primary election for the 2nd Hampden and Hampshire seat is October 8th. The winner will face either Republican State Rep Don Humason or perennial candidate Michael Franco in the general election.
A Pittsfield man convicted of raping a UMass student has been sentenced to 8 to 10 years in state prison.
Knowledge continues to fuel the Hampshire County economy according to Northampton Chamber of Commerce Director Suzanne Beck
Hinge nightclub at 48 Main Street will be called before the Northampton License Commission tonight.
Phoebe Hazzard and Viraphanh Douangmany have won seats on the Amherst School Committee.