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.
Chief David Mottor says fire broke out around 11:30 last night at the Platinum Pony bar and nightclub. He estimates damage at up to 90-thousand dollars.
Sponsored by the Opioid Task Force of Franklin County and the North Quabbin region, White House Drug Control Policy Office Deputy Director Mary Lou Learly was at Greenfield Community College to brief local officials on the administration's efforts to address prescription drug and heroin addiction.
A phony one-hundred dollar bill was passed at the Whately Circle K store, the department reported on its Facebook page.
An Amtrak train bound for Western Massachusetts derailed in central Vermont Monday morning.