(Greenfield, MA) – There will be a race for Greenfield mayor this year. Former Conway finance committee member Patty Morey Walker formally announced her candidacy in a Friday night speech at the Arts Block. Walker says she brings experience and a fresh view to the political debate. Walker is a relative newcomer to Greenfield. She worked previously in the administration of former Boston Mayor Tom Menino, and recently ran the Franklin County campaign of Attorney General Maura Healey.
Igloos have sprung up on the courthouse lawn in downtown Northampton for the 9th annual Cancer Connection Campout.
U.S. Sen. Edward Markey is calling for tighter restrictions on the use of drones.
The Northwestern DA wants to reinstate charges against a woman who unsuccessfully tried to develop a gay-friendly condo project in Easthampton.
A Northampton medical marijuana dispensary is almost ready to open its doors.