(Worthington, MA) – The town of Worthington is leaving the Gateway Regional School District. At a special town meeting Monday, voters gave the plan overwhelming support. The tiny town will establish a new school district and run its own elementary school. High school students will attend Hampshire Regional or stay at Gateway under the school choice program. The change will increase property taxes by 27 percent.
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.
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The city of Northampton now has an ordinance banning the use of single-layer plastic bags