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Red Cross in urgent need of blood donorsCHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – The Red Cross is in urgent need of blood donors of all
WWLP Springfield / Posted 11 hours ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – The Red Cross is in urgent need of blood donors of all types. The organization said thousands of people donated after an emergency call for donations earlier this month, but their reserves are still critically low. The... Read more
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Wisconsin company to offer human microchips to employeesCHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – A Wisconsin tech company is offering to implant microc
WWLP Springfield / Posted 11 hours ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – A Wisconsin tech company is offering to implant microchips in its employees. Employees at Three Square Market aren’t being forced to enroll. But starting in August, employees will be able to voluntarily implant a chip the... Read more
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Chicopee Police searching for car theft suspectCHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Police are looking for a car theft suspect. Chicopee
WWLP Springfield / Posted 12 hours ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Police are looking for a car theft suspect. Chicopee Police said the suspect went into someone’s driveway on Bristol Street and stole a vehicle around 10:25 a.m., on July 19. The suspect is described as a tall, thin... Read more
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Lawmakers considering Gov. Baker’s health care reform packageto be problematic particularly if there’s significant changes on the federal le
WWLP Springfield / Posted 15 hours ago
to be problematic particularly if there’s significant changes on the federal level,” said State Rep. Joseph Wagner, (D-Chicopee). Health care spending makes up about 40 percent of the state budget. Governor Baker is giving the legislature two... Read more
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Eating while driving increases the risk of traffic accidentsCHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Eating while operating a motor vehicle could be just a
WWLP Springfield / Posted 16 hours ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Eating while operating a motor vehicle could be just as dangerous as texting while driving. Eating while driving requires an operator to take their hands off the wheel at some point, shifting their vision and focus from the... Read more
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I-Team: Panhandler population growingyou get off 91," said Dawn Robare. Whether they're holding cardboard signs in
WWLP Springfield / Posted 16 hours ago
you get off 91," said Dawn Robare. Whether they're holding cardboard signs in Springfield or asking drivers for money in Chicopee; panhandlers are popping up everywhere. You see them in Holyoke. On any given day at least seven intersections in... Read more
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Holyoke loading dock crash driver died, 2 others arrestedincident. Lt Albert told 22News there have been two arrests incident to the de
WWLP Springfield / Posted 18 hours ago
incident. Lt Albert told 22News there have been two arrests incident to the deadly crash. Police arrested a 38 year old Chicopee man early Saturday morning, and a 31-year-old Springfield woman late Monday afternoon. “The have both been charged... Read more
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18-20 years in prison for man who beat Chicopee bar ownerSPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A Springfield resident will spend the next 18 to 20
WWLP Springfield / Posted 18 hours ago
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A Springfield resident will spend the next 18 to 20 years in prison, for severely beating a Chicopee bar owner with a metal pipe nearly two years ago. Wilmer Torres pleaded guilty to armed assault and battery on a person... Read more
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The Exit 7 Players present “Once upon a Mattress!”CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – The Exit 7 Players present an all youth product
WWLP Springfield / Posted 19 hours ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – The Exit 7 Players present an all youth production of Once upon a Mattress! Two members of the cast, Elizabeth Rodeo, who plays Lady Larkin, and Adam Wehner, who plays Sir Harry, shared more. “Once upon a Mattress”... Read more
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The Berkshire Theatre Group discusses their current production of “The Music Man”CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – Summertime means summer theater, and, up until
WWLP Springfield / Posted 19 hours ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – Summertime means summer theater, and, up until August 6th, you have the chance to see some right in your backyard with the Berkshire Theatre Group. Three members, Travis Daly, Haley Aguero, and Mark Gionfriddo, came to... Read more
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Hilltown 6 Pottery Tour preview & ceramics demonstrationCHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – The 11th Annual Hilltown 6 Pottery Tour is comi
WWLP Springfield / Posted 19 hours ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – The 11th Annual Hilltown 6 Pottery Tour is coming up July 29th and 30th. Christy Knox told us all about this year’s event and showed us a pottery demonstration. Hilltown 6 Pottery Tour July 29th & July 30th 10am –... Read more
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The Full Circle Martial Arts Seminar comes to teach self-defenseCHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – If you’re looking to teach your child disciplin
WWLP Springfield / Posted 19 hours ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – If you’re looking to teach your child discipline and exercise, you may want to consider martial arts. If you’re not sure which, though, Keith Rhone and Randy Haskins came to talk about an event you can attend to learn... Read more
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Recipes made from the heartCHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – What better recipes to recreate for family and
WWLP Springfield / Posted 19 hours ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – What better recipes to recreate for family and friends than recipes made with love! Tinky Weisblat, with TinkyCooks.com showed us how to make Southwestern salad and a homemade hot fudge sundae sauce! Salad... Read more
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Massachusetts voter registration deadline ruled unconstitutionalbecome a possibility in Massachusetts. It’s already offered in 14 states and th
WWLP Springfield / Posted 21 hours ago
become a possibility in Massachusetts. It’s already offered in 14 states and the District of Columbia. Chris Paton of Chicopee told 22News, he worries that not having a cutoff could lead to voter fraud. “There has to be a cut-off, you can’t go... Read more
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Environmental police called due to bear in Chicopee treeCHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Chicopee police have notified the Massachusetts Enviro
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Chicopee police have notified the Massachusetts Environmental Police, a patrolling officer noticed a 200 pound bear up in a tree. According to Chicopee Police Officer Mike Wilk, the bear is up in the tree outside 693 Burnett... Read more
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Connecticut man held on bail in crash that injured 4 in ChicopeeCHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – A Connecticut man accused of causing a three vehicle c
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – A Connecticut man accused of causing a three vehicle crash that sent four people to the hospital in Chicopee over the weekend was ordered held on bail. Chicopee Police told 22News 24-year-old Jonathan Cotto of New Britian,... Read more
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Take caution when pulling over on the highwayCHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – A ten-year-old girl was struck and killed over the wee
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – A ten-year-old girl was struck and killed over the weekend after she got out of a car in the Mass Pike breakdown lane. The owner of Chuck’s Auto Body in Chicopee told 22News that drivers need to have a plan if they have to... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Importance of headlights in rainy weatherCHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – If you’re driving in the rain with your windshield wip
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – If you’re driving in the rain with your windshield wipers on and your headlights off you’re breaking the law. State law requires headlights to be on at all times while your windshield wipers are in use. Chicopee Police... Read more
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Bad weather can lead to delays for road repairsCHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Many people in Western Massachusetts would like to see
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Many people in Western Massachusetts would like to see construction projects done as quick as possible, but severe weather can cause delays. Chicopee Department of Public Works Superintendent Jeffrey Neece told 22News that... Read more
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Mass Appeal chats with the stars and the people behind the scenes of “Midnight, Texas”CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – From the author of “True Blood” comes a new ser
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – From the author of “True Blood” comes a new series called “Midnight, Texas”. Mass Appeal got the chance to talk with the stars of the show, Sarah Ramos and Francois Arnaud, and then the Executive Producer Monica... Read more
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Living a successful lifeCHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – Society sets guidelines that identify what it m
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – Society sets guidelines that identify what it means to be successful, but that’s not how we should be defining our success! Psychologist Shira Block gave us tips to living life to the fullest! Related Posts... Read more
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Real Estate Minute: short sales 101CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – You may have heard that buying a short sale is
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – You may have heard that buying a short sale is a great way for prospective homeowners to get a property at a bargain price. In this edition of Real Estate Minute with the Realtor Association of Pioneer Valley,... Read more
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5 minute smoky eye!CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – If you’re looking for a quick way to take your
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – If you’re looking for a quick way to take your makeup from day to night, there’s 5 minute smoky eye look to save the day! Christina Haracsy, Owner of Divine Elegance Beauty Boutique & Spa showed us how! Related P... Read more
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Gluten-free summer piesCHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – If you’re looking for an easy dessert for your
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – If you’re looking for an easy dessert for your next cookout, pastry chef Eslie McDermott came to show you some simple, summer pie recipes with a gluten-free crust. Directions for Gluten-Free Crust: 1. Combine water,... Read more
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History Camp comes to the Pioneer ValleyCHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – Camp seems to always be for the kids, but who s
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – Camp seems to always be for the kids, but who says it has to be? Historians Cliff McCarthy and Dennis Picard told us about a one-day event for adults called History Camp, which is coming Pioneer Valley. Related P... Read more
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3rd Annual Relay for Life Vendor & Craft ShowCHICOPEE, Mass, (Mass Appeal) – The 3rd Annual Relay for Life Vendor & Craft fu
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
CHICOPEE, Mass, (Mass Appeal) – The 3rd Annual Relay for Life Vendor & Craft fundraiser is around the corner, so Jennifer Hayden gave us a preview of what to expect! 3rd Annual Relay for Life Vendor/Craft Indoor and Outdoor fundraiser for American... Read more
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THE ACACIA STRAIN 'Gravebloom'and slow is usually part of any recipe for good barbecue. It's been pretty much
KNAC.COM / Posted yesterday
and slow is usually part of any recipe for good barbecue. It's been pretty much the entire recipe for the brutish metal of Chicopee, Mass-holes THE ACACIA STRAIN for more than 15 years. And the band certainly doesn�t seem interested in tinkering... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Victim injured during Chicopee home invasionCHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Chicopee police are investigating a reported home inva
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Chicopee police are investigating a reported home invasion Sunday night, in which the victim says two men forced their way into her home, while she and two children were inside. Chicopee Police Officer Mike Wilk told 22News... Read more
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Chicopee police searching for armed robbery suspectCHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Chicopee police are looking for an armed robbery suspe
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Chicopee police are looking for an armed robbery suspect who they say pointed a gun at a woman who tried to stop him. Chicopee Police Officer Mike Wilk told 22News two victims were standing outside a business on McKinstry... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Several roadwork projects underway in Springfield, ChicopeeThe road will be closed to thru traffic, but access will be available for resid
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
The road will be closed to thru traffic, but access will be available for residents and businesses. Hampden Street in Chicopee will be closed Monday through Friday between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. while crews grade the road. A water main is being... Read more
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Mega Millions jackpot now at $262 millionCHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – You could be the fourth person ever in Massachusetts t
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – You could be the fourth person ever in Massachusetts to win the Mega Millions Jackpot prize. Your chances are one in 250 million. But if you win, you would be sitting on a mountain of cash. Nobody hit the winning... Read more
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Five taken to hospital in Chicopee car accidentCHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Five people were taken to the hospital in Chicopee fol
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Five people were taken to the hospital in Chicopee following a three car crash involving a mail truck. 22News got there minutes after the accident happened at about 5:15 Saturday night at the intersection of Granby Road and... Read more
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“Spider-Man: Homecoming”CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – You can always measure the success of a comic book sup
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – You can always measure the success of a comic book super hero adventure by the evil charm of its charismatic villain. When it comes to stealing the movies, Michael Keaton is in a class by himself. He snares us in his web of... Read more
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Utility pole hit, restricting New Lombard Road in ChicopeeCHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – A one-vehicle accident restricted traffic on part of N
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – A one-vehicle accident restricted traffic on part of New Lombard Road in Chicopee Friday night. Chicopee Police Lt. Don Strange told 22News a car hit a utility pole near 610 New Lombard Road at about 9:30 p.m. Friday. He... Read more
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Chicopee Police warn local residents about new schemeCHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Chicopee Police are warning local residents about a ne
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Chicopee Police are warning local residents about a new scheming technique that involves a very official looking piece of mail. Chicopee Police said a mail with an official postmark from Portugal was sent to a Chicopee... Read more
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Solar-powered speed indicators being installed in ChicopeeCHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Chicopee is using solar energy to try and reduce the i
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Chicopee is using solar energy to try and reduce the incidence of speeding throughout the city. Mayor Richard Kos told 22News that he plans to put solar-powered speed indicator signs across Chicopee. Kos said the decision... Read more
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Public pool crowded in the summer heatCHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – With the temperatures back up near 90 degrees, many fa
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – With the temperatures back up near 90 degrees, many families found their neighborhood swimming pools the ideal place to cool off. At the Sara Jane Sherman Memorial Pool in Chicopee, however, some sweltering families had to... Read more
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130 bags of heroin, $2K in cash found in West Springfield motel room raidmore than $2,000 cash during a drug raid on a room at Route 5 motel. According
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
more than $2,000 cash during a drug raid on a room at Route 5 motel. According to the department, Angel Luis Sanchez of Chicopee was arrested during the raid at the Red Roof Inn on Thursday. Narcotics detectives and members of the gang task... Read more
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Family Day Trip Series: Children’s Museum at HolyokeCHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – All month long, Mass Appeal has been taking you
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – All month long, Mass Appeal has been taking you to different locations across New England, to places to take the family on a fun and exciting day trip! Lauren was live at the Children’s Museum at Holyoke, showcasing... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Triple A Baseball In Hartford? With Many Obstacles To Overcome, Long Shot At Bestthe Hartford franchise. The Yard Goats ownership has territorial rights in Spri
Hartford Courant / Posted 5 days ago
the Hartford franchise. The Yard Goats ownership has territorial rights in Springfield and Hampden County, which includes Chicopee, Mass., and those are two cities whose officials expressed enthusiastic interest in the Pawtucket... Read more
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Keeping your pets safe in water during hot weatherCHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Hot weather means swimming, even for your dog. Keepin
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Hot weather means swimming, even for your dog. Keeping your pet safe in the water means buying them a life vest, never leaving them unattended, and even teaching them how to swim. If your dog drinks water too quickly after... Read more
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Chicopee public pool to be open late throughout summerCHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Chicopee residents will be able to stay cooler, later
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Chicopee residents will be able to stay cooler, later on these very hot days. The “Summer Nights Initiative” extends public swimming pool hours at the Sara Jane Sherman Memorial Pool until 7:45 p.m. on Thursday night’s in... Read more
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Retired judge honored with portrait in Chicopee courthouseSPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Governor’s Councilor Mary Hurley was recognized on
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Governor’s Councilor Mary Hurley was recognized on Thursday for her nearly 20 years as a Chicopee District Court Judge. Hurley’s former colleagues honored her with a portrait which will hang in the court complex. Judge... Read more
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Solar energy true and falseCHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – One technology that seems to be growing more an
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – One technology that seems to be growing more and more popular each day is solar energy. Emily Gaylord, marketing manager of the Center for EcoTechnology. came to make sure we’re up to date on its capabilit... Read more
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Pet of the Week: Simon the dogCHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – In this edition of Pet of the Week, we were int
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – In this edition of Pet of the Week, we were introduced to Simon, a 5-year-old Terrier, Soft Coated Wheaten Mix dog. Lee Chambers, Manager of Marketing and Communications for Dakin Humane Society, told us all about... Read more
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Make sure the dog is ready to meet your new babyCHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – Some people worry about the older sibling when
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – Some people worry about the older sibling when you welcome a new child into your home, but make sure not to forget the dog. Jill Haley Rose, from Dogs & Storks Workshops, came to prepare your canine friend for life... Read more
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Chicken wings on the grill with Little Mark’s Big BBQCHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – Do you like ordering chicken wings out but don’
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – Do you like ordering chicken wings out but don’t know how to make them at home? George Giotsas, Owner, Chef, and Pitmaster of Little Mark’s Big BBQ, showed us his recipe for grilled chicken wings made easy. Little... Read more
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Honey 101CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – Beekeeping is a growing trend, and eating local
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – Beekeeping is a growing trend, and eating local honey is a treat! Moe Shea, with The Hood Café visited the show to talk about the beekeeping process, and how to incorporate local honey into your next meal!... Read more
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WWLP to broadcast all four pre-season New England Patriots gamesCHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – WWLP-22News will broadcast all four of the upcoming pr
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – WWLP-22News will broadcast all four of the upcoming pre-season New England Patriots games. WWLP Vice President and General Manager Bill Pepin said, “After winning the Super Bowl five times, the viewers in this area can’t get... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Clock ticking on tax holidaywe did in prior years, but the revenue picture was so concerning that we were n
Lowell Sun / Posted 6 days ago
we did in prior years, but the revenue picture was so concerning that we were not comfortable that we could do it," the Chicopee Democrat said. "I speak only for myself on the matter, not for any of my colleagues. I think it is a pro-consumer... Read more
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