(Holyoke, MA) — Mass Live and the Springfield Republican have filed a public records request to find out why a former city solicitor in Holyoke walked off with a big severance package. Heather Egan suddenly quit this month after a year on the job. She was given 45-grand on her way out the door, and Mayor Alex Morse won’t say why. City councilors have said they want answers. Under state law, documents including emails between city officials are public records.
An on-line fundraising campaign has been launched for the family of a man killed in motorcycle crash in Westhampton.
Senate President Stan Rosenberg says the state should take steps to keep Narcan affordable.
A 28-year-old man from Gill is dead in an ATV accident.
Bridge Road between Hatfield and King Street will be closed to eastbound traffic this week.