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.
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.