(Greenfield, MA) – An alert Meals on Wheels driver is being credited with possibly saving the life of an elderly Greenfield resident. The driver contacted police Monday reporting that one of his delivery clients did not come to the door. Officer Marcus Paulin investigated and found an elderly woman on the bedroom floor who reportedly had been stuck there since six that morning. BHA Ambulance took the woman to the hospital for treatment of minor injuries.
A physician with Doctors Without Borders who returned to New York City from West Africa has tested positive for Ebola.
The U.S. has started new restrictions on those coming from the countries hardest hit by the deadly virus.
Students at Frontier, Deerfield and Sunderland Elementary schools were placed in a so-called shelter place this morning, following a threat made to Frontier High School
Sears will lay off at least 5,457 employees and close more than 100 stores, many before Christmas.