(Northampton, MA) — Two Northampton Police Department employees have been placed on administrative leave in the midst of an investigation. Captain Scott Savino and administrative assistant Maryann Keating were placed on paid leave last Friday. The news comes as Hampden DA Mark Mastroianni launches an investigation of the department. Mayor David Narkewicz says the probe has to do with possible improprieties in the payroll records of a civilian employee.
A look at the big stories that made news this week and the headlines you may have missed.
Americans are angry with the handling of issues ranging from healthcare reform to the rise of Islamic State militants.
Effective immediately, anyone visiting a new mother or child at the Birthplace at Baystate Franklin Medical Center must be 14 or older
The city of Northampton has officially opened discussion on an ordinance banning plastic bags and styrofoam