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Northampton Police: Bank Robber Seeks Prison

A man charged with a Northampton bank robbery tells police he wanted to get arrested so he could go back to prison

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Greenfield Police Search for Bank Robber

Greenfield Police are still searching for the man who held up the People's Bank branch office on Federal Street Friday morning

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Bread And Puppet To Perform

Vermont's legendary Bread and Puppet Theater will perform in Easthampton Thursday night

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Dueling Immigration Protests In Chicopee

Chicopee has become the site of dueling immigration protests

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Narcan Training In Greenfield Monday

Friends and relatives of heroin addicts are encouraged to attend a free Narcan training in Greenfield.

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Tsarnaev Wants To Avoid Springfield Trial

Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev say they don't want the trial moved to Springfield.

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Israeli Flag Burned at Northampton Synagogue

Northampton police are investigating the burning of an Israeli flag at a city synagogue.

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Northampton Bank Robber Fled On Bicycle-Suspect Arrested

Police in Northampton made a quick arrest in a bank robbery.

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Stanley Cup Comes to Western Mass

The most famous trophy in sports comes to Greenfield this weekend. The Stanley Cup will be at the Collins-Moylan arena Sunday courtesy of Los Angeles Kings Head Trainer and Greenfield native Chris Kingsley.

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More Worcester Heroin Deaths

There have been eight fatal drug overdoses in Worcester in recent weeks.

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Former Mayor Convicted Of Assault

Former Holyoke Mayor Dan Szostkiewicz has been convicted of assault and battery in a case involving his ex-wife.

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Suher Gets Liquor License For Green Room

Entertainment mogul Eric Suher will have a liquor license for his proposed bar on Center Street in Northampton after all.

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Parsons Street School To Be Sold

The Easthampton City Council has authorized Mayor Karen Cadieux to sell the former Parsons Street School to a private developer.

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Man Charged In Elm St. Crash

A Vermont man faces charges after a crash on Elm Street in Northampton.

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Westover Won’t House Migrant Kids

Westover Air Reserve Base in Chicopee will not serve as a temporary home for undocumented immigrant children.

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Gas Line Rupture Evacuates STCC

Things are back to normal at Springfield Technical Community College after a gas line rupture.

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Upper Valley Woman to Lead Red Cross Chapter

A Southampton woman has been chosen to become the new leader of the Pioneer Valley chapter of the American Red Cross.

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Councilor: Rainbow Crosswalk Process Was Flawed

A Northampton city councilor says the Board of Public Works violated due process when it approved a rainbow-painted crosswalk in March.

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Artists Take Stock After Easthampton Fire

Artists in the Paragon Arts and Industry Building in Easthampton are taking stock after Monday's fire.

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Second Anti-Immigration Rally Planned

A second anti-immigration rally is planned for Westover Air Reserve Base next Sunday.

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Northampton BID Trial Coming to a Close

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Closing arguments are expected today in a civil trial regarding the Northampton Business Improvement District.

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Holyoke to release records

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The Secretary of the Commonwealth has ordered the city of Holyoke to release public records to "MassLive and the Springfield Republican."

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Dog Bites Kids At Amherst School

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A rocky start in Amherst for the first day of school.

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Man Busted For Lewd UMass Incidents

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A Montague man has been charged in relation to a series of lewd incidents at UMass Amherst.