Police say the death of a UMass student over the weekend is not suspicious. Nineteen year old Evan Jones of Milton was found in his fourth-floor room in the Southwest dormitories Saturday afternoon. The state medical examiner is conducting an autopsy to determine the cause of the sopohomore’s death. Counseling will be available to students who need it.
Amherst’s Planning Board is recommending changes to the proposed student housing project known as The Retreat.
UMass Amherst has announced plans to invest two-million-dollars in dorm security.
A fired nurse at Cooley Dickinson has accepted a plea deal.
Governor Patrick has released 65-million for capital projects in Western Mass
Northampton’s city council is approving 22-thousand dollars for a study to look at the community impact of a casino in Springfield