It turns out none of the people arrested near Tully O’Reilly’s Pub in Northampton at closing time Sunday are local. Jose Rosa of Springfield was arrested inside the club after creating a disturbance. Preston Charles of Brooklyn, New York was busted for threatening a bouncer. Two men from Erving and Holyoke were arrested for fighting on the dance floor and resisting arrest. At the same time, a half-dozen people were fighting in the parking lot of Union Station. Three women from Turners Falls, Holyoke and Springfield were arrested in that altercation.
The Boston Marathon bombing suspect will now have full access to his defense team, thanks to a compromise by federal prosecutors
Northampton’s former recycling coordinator won’t be going to jail. In April, 56-year-old Karen Bouquillon smashed her car into a tree on Hatfield Road while drunk
The man fatally stabbed outside a Springfield apartment building early Sunday was from Amherst.
The town of Hadley has agreed to pay 27-thousand in legal fees to a bicyclist who claimed he was harassed by local police.
Sparky is the WHMP Pet of the Week, available for adoption at the Dakin Pioneer Valley Humane Society in Springfield