(Hatfield, MA) — Hundreds of bike riders raised 60-thousand-dollars for the Food Bank of Western Mass on Sunday. Cyclists of all ages rode 10, 25, 50 or 100 miles through the scenic Pioneer Valley. The top fundraiser was Nadine Atalia, who owns the Cafe Lucia in Lenox, Mass. Atalia rode 100 miles and raised more than two-thousand dollars for the annual event called “Will Bike 4 Food.” The WHMP team and its donors raised More than $5,700.
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