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Cosby Accuser Discredits His Claims of Reading Sexual Cues

A lawyer says her client Andrea Constand is gay and was dating a woman when Cosby made his advances

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Florence Man Pleads Not Guilty to Setting House Fire

Peter Zygmont, of Northampton, pleaded not guilty Tuesday in Hampshire Superior Court to arson of a dwelling


Fugitive Turns Himself In After Charlemont Search

A man wanted in a weekend hit-and-run on Cape Cod has turned himself in after a search in Charlemont


Northampton Rape Suspect’s Bail To Stay The Same

An accused Northampton rapist will remain in jail on ten-thousand dollars bail

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Northampton Sandwich Recognized By Food Network

The Food Network has added "The Rooster Roll" from the Roost Restaurant to its "Best Breakfast Between Bread" list

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New Northampton Fire Chief Sworn In

Duane Nichols was sworn in as the new fire chief last night and tells WHMP news, choosing his new assistant is a top priority


After Olympic dreams fizzle, Bostonians wonder: Now what?

Opponents are cheering the unceremonious demise of Boston's bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics, but some proponents are wistfully wondering what might have been.


Fast-Moving Storms Create Havoc Across Western Mass

Torrential rains caused a mudslide which washed out a section of Route 9 between Williamsburg and Goshen

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Greenfield Bystanders Save Police Officer From Sinkhole

Patrolwoman Megan Gilbert was responding to a hit-and-run which took out a fire hydrant when the pavement collapsed, trapping her in a sinkhole


Pittsfield To Host FERC Pipeline Hearing Tonight

Taconic High School will be the site of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission hearing on the potential environmental impact of the pipeline project


Boston Out In Olympic Bid 2024

By Eddie Pells The Associated Press Boston’s bid to host the 2024 Olympics is over. A person familiar with the…

Tommy Sullivan

Springfield Gunnery Sergeant Laid To Rest Monday

Residents are being encouraged to line up along Sumner Avenue at noon, which is when the motorcade is expected to leave Holy Cross Church for the cemetery

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Massachusetts Lawmakers To Hold Health Bill Hearings

The bills include a proposal for more restrictions on tanning booths and legislation that would create a commission to study the health impacts from wind turbines

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GCC Nursing Program Finds New Home in Florence

The program will be moved to a space rented by Cooley Dickinson Hospital


Hadley Teens Facing Charges In Hopkins Academy Vandalism Incident

A pair of Hadley juveniles are facing charges in connection with an alleged weekend vandalism incident at Hopkins Academy

Duane Nichols

Northampton Fire Chief Sworn In Today

Former Deputy Chief Duane Nichols will be sworn in today

Tommy Sullivan

Public Invited to Line Procession for Local Marine

The public is invited to line Sumner Avenue Friday evening when a procession will return Thomas Sullivan's body to his native city

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Three-Way At-large Council Race Shaping Up In Northampton

Councillors Bill Dwight and Jesse Adams are being challenged in a 3 way race for 2 seats by Marc Warner


Easthampton Cat Killings Deemed Unfounded

It turns out there is not a serial cat killer on the loose in Easthampton according to police

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NRC Removes Inspection Station From Vermont Yankee

The Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power plant is no longer under the watchful eye of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission

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