(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.
A look at some of the big stories that made headlines this week and the headlines you may have missed.
This All-American holiday took a long and winding road to become an annual tradition.
With lower gas prices and an improved job market, AAA expects more than 37 million Americans to travel this weekend, the most since 2005.
The city of Northampton now has an ordinance banning the use of single-layer plastic bags