(Easthampton, MA) — Two Democratic candidates for senate in the Second Hampden and Hampshire District will square off tonight in a debate. The showdown between Michael Tautznik and David Bartley begins at seven at the Easthampton High School. Tautznik is mayor of Easthampton and Bartley is a lawyer and Easthampton city councilor. The primary is October 8th in the race to fill Mike Knapik’s former senate seat.
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