(Northampton, MA) - Businessman Eric Suher has bought the Northampton property housing Diva’s nightclub and the Pleasant Street Car Wash. The property changed hands for $1.5 million this week. Suher bought the real estate from Matthew Pitoniak and Edmund Kamansky. Suher not only owns the Iron Horse Entertainment Group but is one of the city’s largest commercial property owners.
Northwestern assistant DA Brett Vottero has been endorsed by the Springfield police union in his run for Hampden District Attorney.
The World Eye Bookshop in Florence is closing on Saturday.
The Reverend Talbert Swan is calling for a commission to improve police-community relations in Springfield and Holyoke.
Northampton Housing Authority Director Jon Hite will retire in February.
The Defense Department violated U.S. law by failing to alert Congress before releasing five Taliban members in exchange for a captured U.S. soldier.