Animal control officers raided the home on 99 Champlain Street and found multiple dogs, cats, birds and a variety of mice and other vermin.
Closing arguments were held yesterday in the trial of the third of four defendants accused of raping a UMass coed freshman in her dorm room in 2012.
Local victims of drug overdoses were remembered at a series of Monday events held on “International Overdose Awareness Day.”
City officials aren’t saying why Gregory Nuttleman has been relieved of his duties.
The Amherst Selectboard has voted to finally go along with resident Larry Kelley’s request that the flags be flown annually.
Greenfield's efforts to pass a new sex offender residency bylaw are over before they had a chance to get started
Adam Liccardi is expected to testify on this final day of evidence before the jury gets the case
David Steven Guasp of Springfield is the city's 14th homicide of the year
The group most recently donated cash toward a project to upgrade the Whateley Elementary School playground
Amherst For All is looking to create a charter commission which they hope leads to a town government that's more responsive to residents' needs
An arrest warrant has been issued for a suspect who possibly robbed the Kolakoski Farm Stand on Routes 5 and 10 Wednesday.
Today, MGM officials will hold the second of a two-day open house at the company's State Street offices for prospective contractors. Union construction companies which are female or minority-owned are being encouraged to attend.
Holyoke State Representative Aaron Vega has filed a bill to outlaw the practice of necrophilia in the Bay State. There is currently no law banning sex with the dead.
Long-time chief William Belden is retiring November 30, ending a 47-year career with the department.
The new $51 million Greenfield High School hosts its first big event Monday. The 2015 school convocation will be held in the newly constructed high school auditorium.
Northampton's annual benefit musical festival, Transperformance, celebrated 25 years last night at Pines Theater in Look Park
The defense says Adam Liccardi had consensual sex with the woman and stayed behind to comfort her after she was raped by one of his friends
The state Department of Transportation has ordered that the West Oxbow Road Bridge be shut down because of structural damage
An East Forest Park house found to contain 100 neglected animals also had 250 others that were dead and stuffed into freezers
Many Western Mass vendors say the lock-in rate for this year is $2.49 a gallon, which is $1.10 below last year