(Belchertown)– Close to $4 million dollars in state money is being made available to clean up the former Belchertown State School property. The Massachusetts Development Authority announced the grant this week. One-quarter of that money can be spent this year. The property is being eyed as a possible site for an 83-unit assisted living complex.
A look at some of the big stories that made headlines this week and the headlines you may have missed.
This All-American holiday took a long and winding road to become an annual tradition.
With lower gas prices and an improved job market, AAA expects more than 37 million Americans to travel this weekend, the most since 2005.
The city of Northampton now has an ordinance banning the use of single-layer plastic bags