A controversial plan to build a Stop & Shop in Easthampton is back in court. Cernak Buick has appealed a Superior Court ruling that dismissed its suit against the supermarket giant. Stop & Shop wants to build at the site of the Tasty Top ice cream stand on Northampton Road. Owners of the car dealership across the street sued the city in 2010 saying the Planning Board violated protocol in issuing permits.
Northampton officials have placed a daytime ban on “nonessential” outdoor water use, citing low water levels in the Mill River
AG Maura Healy declines to investigate a secret separation agreement between Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse and former City Solicitor Heather Eagan
A Holyoke man who allegedly tried to commit suicide by cop will spend three years in prison
State Rep Peter Kocot is leading a move to update Massachusetts public records law