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WWLP Springfield
Holyoke furniture store owners work to find solution in future traffic problemsHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – A locally owned furniture store in Holyoke is fighting
WWLP Springfield / Posted 8 hours ago
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – A locally owned furniture store in Holyoke is fighting to keep their deliveries running smoothly. Tuesday night, the owners of Eddie’s Furniture attended a planning board meeting to find out how they can prevent traffic... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Proposed raise to minimum wage could affect local businessesgonna pay them $15 an hour, I would think it takes away some incentive to bette
WWLP Springfield / Posted 16 hours ago
gonna pay them $15 an hour, I would think it takes away some incentive to better yourself in life”, says Steven Henn of Holyoke. The owner of Cafe Du Jour in Springfield, Khaled Saleh, told 22news that it’s hard to please customers who expect... Read more
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Boston Globe
August 21, 2017Trump. ...” http://bit.ly/2uZVuK7 TRANSLATION TROUBLE, via Denise Lavoie of th
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Trump. ...” http://bit.ly/2uZVuK7 TRANSLATION TROUBLE, via Denise Lavoie of the AP: “A group of Latino parents sued the Holyoke school system Monday, alleging discrimination for failing to provide adequate translation of educational documents... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Local Korean War veterans honored by South Korean governmentHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – The Korean War has often been referred to as the “forgo
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – The Korean War has often been referred to as the “forgotten war,” but the government of South Korea wanted to show some local veterans that their service has not been forgotten. A representative from South Korea was at the... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Excitement over this eclipse and the next oneis lucky to be getting twice in 10 years. Monday, events at the Springfield Mu
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
is lucky to be getting twice in 10 years. Monday, events at the Springfield Museum, UMass Amherst, Amherst College, Mount Holyoke College and Smith College allowed people to come together and watch the moon cover the sun. “I was watching news... Read more
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Island Packet
Latino parents: Schools' translation efforts are inadequateA group of Latino parents sued the Holyoke school system Monday, alleging discr
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
A group of Latino parents sued the Holyoke school system Monday, alleging discrimination for failing to provide adequate translation of educational documents for parents with limited English proficiency. The parents claim that Holyoke schools have... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Holyoke parents suing school system, alleging inadequate translationHOLYOKE, Mass. (AP) — A group of Latino parents has filed a federal lawsuit aga
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
HOLYOKE, Mass. (AP) — A group of Latino parents has filed a federal lawsuit against the state and Holyoke school system alleging discrimination for failing to provide adequate translation of educational documents for parents with limited English... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Solar eclipse viewing events in western MassachusettsWest Lawn at 2:00 P.M. Northampton – Botanical Garden, Smith College South Ha
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
West Lawn at 2:00 P.M. Northampton – Botanical Garden, Smith College South Hadley – Williston Observatory at Mount Holyoke College. Observatory will be open to the public on a first-come-first-serve basis for viewing of the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
August 21best known for his work announcing Major League Baseball games of the St. Louis
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
best known for his work announcing Major League Baseball games of the St. Louis Cardinals for nearly 50 years, is born in Holyoke, Massachusetts. Besides his work with the Cardinals, Buck also worked on many national sportscasts, including radio... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
August 21best known for his work announcing Major League Baseball games of the St. Louis
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 2 days ago
best known for his work announcing Major League Baseball games of the St. Louis Cardinals for nearly 50 years, is born in Holyoke, Massachusetts. Besides his work with the Cardinals, Buck also worked on many national sportscasts, including radio... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
August 21best known for his work announcing Major League Baseball games of the St. Louis
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 days ago
best known for his work announcing Major League Baseball games of the St. Louis Cardinals for nearly 50 years, is born in Holyoke, Massachusetts. Besides his work with the Cardinals, Buck also worked on many national sportscasts, including radio... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
August 21best known for his work announcing Major League Baseball games of the St. Louis
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 2 days ago
best known for his work announcing Major League Baseball games of the St. Louis Cardinals for nearly 50 years, is born in Holyoke, Massachusetts. Besides his work with the Cardinals, Buck also worked on many national sportscasts, including radio... Read more
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Boston Globe
In Holyoke, Latino parents to sue over interpretation servicesA group of Latino parents plans to file a federal lawsuit Monday against the st
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
A group of Latino parents plans to file a federal lawsuit Monday against the state and Holyoke school officials for failing to consistently translate school documents and provide interpreters for immigrant parents, preventing them from fully... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Polish families embrace roots at Miss Polonia PageantHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – It’s a pageant that’s less about beauty and more about
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – It’s a pageant that’s less about beauty and more about charisma and heritage. The Polish National Alliance Lodge 525 and the Polish American Congress of Western Massachusetts held their annual Miss Polonia Pageant. It’s... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Colorado Springs teen arrested for kidnapping after starting pursuit through school zoneHayden Rodenbaugh Hayden Rodenbaugh HOLYOKE, Neb. - A teen from Colorado Spri
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 4 days ago
Hayden Rodenbaugh Hayden Rodenbaugh HOLYOKE, Neb. - A teen from Colorado Springs was arrested in Nebraska on Thursday after starting a vehicle pursuit through a school zone. Officers with the Holyoke Police Department were working traffic... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Holyoke Health Center hosted Community Health Fair FridayHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – The Holyoke Health Center wrapped up National Health Ce
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – The Holyoke Health Center wrapped up National Health Center Week Friday with a community fair. The community health fair was held at its downtown Maple Street complex. Working with agencies such as Planned Parenthood and the... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
CareerPoint celebrates businesses involved with youth employment programHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – CareerPoint celebrated employer appreciation day on Thu
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – CareerPoint celebrated employer appreciation day on Thursday. This event symbolized the end of a summer filled with employment opportunities for local youth given the chance to prepare for their futures. CareerPoint’s... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Opioid-related overdoses continue to rise in Massachusettspeople recently released from prison, and people with a serious mental illness
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
people recently released from prison, and people with a serious mental illness or depression. In western Massachusetts, Holyoke, Springfield, Chicopee and West Springfield saw the highest burden of opioid use. If you or someone you know is in... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Field days slated for late this monthgo a half-mile west and the proceed north on the trail there. On Aug. 30 CSU w
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
go a half-mile west and the proceed north on the trail there. On Aug. 30 CSU will present a corn field day at 9 a.m. near Holyoke and a sunflower field day near Prospect Valley. The corn field day will feature Dr. Lucas Haag, a Kansas State... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Holyoke man facing gun and drug chargesHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – A Holyoke man is facing drug and firearm charges. The
WWLP Springfield / Posted 6 days ago
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – A Holyoke man is facing drug and firearm charges. The Hampden County District Attorney said on Wednesday that 26-year-old Miguel Sanchez-Martinez is facing charges of trafficking heroin, possession of a firearm without an... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
State awards $72 million to improve affordable housingaffordable housing units. A portion of that money will go to western Massachuse
WWLP Springfield / Posted 7 days ago
affordable housing units. A portion of that money will go to western Massachusetts communities including Springfield and Holyoke. The housing awards will allow 17 communities across the state to create, rehabilitate and preserve nearly 2,000... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Holyoke Police to join ‘drive sober’ campaignHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – You’re on notice, drive sober or get pulled over. The
WWLP Springfield / Posted 7 days ago
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – You’re on notice, drive sober or get pulled over. The Holyoke Police Department will increase their “impaired driving patrols” from August 19 to September 4. The department is being awarded a special grant from MassDOT’s... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Marijuana training course developed for Massachusetts doctorsHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – A new training program is getting doctors up to speed o
WWLP Springfield / Posted 7 days ago
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – A new training program is getting doctors up to speed on the facts about pot. Recreational marijuana use is legal in Massachusetts, and now medical professionals are making sure they can have an open conversation with their... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Dozens of officers were struck and killed by vehicles over last decadefree you’re engaged on the phone, and you’re not paying attention to what you’r
WWLP Springfield / Posted 8 days ago
free you’re engaged on the phone, and you’re not paying attention to what you’re doing on the road,” Pamela Rodriquez of Holyoke told 22News. “Some people actually drive with earbuds on. I mean how you can actually pay attention to the road when... Read more
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The Hill
Trump's platform, US conservatism have no room for Charlottesville racistsanything. They are trying to bring back something that was already destroyed.
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
anything. They are trying to bring back something that was already destroyed. Kassy Dillon is a senior at Mount Holyoke College studying International Relations and Middle Eastern Studies. She is the MHC College Republican president, the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Take a little walk with me: DCR’s Healthy Heart Trails entice bodies into motionstriking mountain laurel plants line the route. Count on an hour or more, depen
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
striking mountain laurel plants line the route. Count on an hour or more, depending on how recently it has rained. 125 Reservation Road, Holyoke, 413-534-1186. Contact Patricia Harris and David Lyon at harrislyon@gmail.com.Top 10 Trending Ar... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Mosquitoes with West Nile confirmed in West Springfieldanother western Massachusetts community has confirmed the West Nile Virus. So
WWLP Springfield / Posted 10 days ago
another western Massachusetts community has confirmed the West Nile Virus. So far, infected mosquitoes have been found in Holyoke, East Longmeadow, Greenfield, Northampton and now, West Springfield. Valerie Velasquez of Springfield, “I’m hoping... Read more
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Boston Globe
Charter school proposals would add nearly 5,400 seatsschool. If all four schools were granted expansions, they would create space fo
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
school. If all four schools were granted expansions, they would create space for 3,196 new charter school students. Holyoke Community Charter Public School would like to add a high school and bump enrollment from 702 seats to 1,141 seats.... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Holyoke man pleads guilty to Easter Sunday shootingwas sentenced Thursday after pleading guilty to voluntary manslaughter for the
WWLP Springfield / Posted 11 days ago
was sentenced Thursday after pleading guilty to voluntary manslaughter for the April 5, 2015 shooting of Luis Burgos in Holyoke. Witnesses told police that the two men knew each other and had been involved in a heated argument when the... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
STEM Summer Camp at STCC celebrates final daystudents face to face with the high tech equipment that now powers manufacturin
WWLP Springfield / Posted 11 days ago
students face to face with the high tech equipment that now powers manufacturing plants. Some students, including 2017 Holyoke high school graduate, Catherine Pater spent these six weeks immersing herself in engineering style projects such as... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
3 western Massachusetts charter schools hoping to expandBOSTON (WWLP) – More than 42,000 students attend charter schools in Massachuset
WWLP Springfield / Posted 11 days ago
BOSTON (WWLP) – More than 42,000 students attend charter schools in Massachusetts. Now, charter schools in Springfield, Holyoke, and Hadley are all hoping to soon enroll more students. The Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Thunderbirds pilots greeted Holyoke Soldiers Home residentsat the Westfield International Airshow. The famed Thunderbirds pilots greeted
WWLP Springfield / Posted 11 days ago
at the Westfield International Airshow. The famed Thunderbirds pilots greeted their special guests, more than one dozen Holyoke Soldiers Home residents; many of them World War II veterans. It quickly became apparent that they had a great deal in... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Three medalists guide Brush to home invitational winlate for me." With the efforts from Weisser, Wooldridge and Mickey, Brush was
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
late for me." With the efforts from Weisser, Wooldridge and Mickey, Brush was able to defeat Yuma by 12 strokes and Holyoke by 25 strokes in the team standings to win the plaque for their Invitational. The Beetdiggers ended the tournament... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
No bail for man accused of Holyoke double homicideHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – No bail for the man accused of shooting and killing two
WWLP Springfield / Posted 12 days ago
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – No bail for the man accused of shooting and killing two men in Holyoke early Monday morning. Hampden County DA Spokesman Jim Leydon told 22News, 19-year-old Ivan Ramos was formally charged with two counts of first degree... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
New drop off box for unused medications inside police stationprompt people to clear their cabinets of unwanted drugs, and keep them away fro
WWLP Springfield / Posted 12 days ago
prompt people to clear their cabinets of unwanted drugs, and keep them away from children and drug abusers. Ervin Staub of Holyoke told 22News, “Sure, that’s an easy and safe way to get rid of it. And I assume that then the police will get rid of... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Urban Youth Collaborative connects young people with summer jobsand behavioral health services to children, adults and families throughout west
WWLP Springfield / Posted 12 days ago
and behavioral health services to children, adults and families throughout western Massachusetts including Chicopee, Holyoke and Springfield. Chavahya Soto, who is working with People, Inc. over the summer, told 22News that she hopes to... Read more
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The Herald News
Charter school proposals would add nearly 5,400 seatsschool. If all four schools were granted expansions, they would create space fo
The Herald News / Posted 12 days ago
school. If all four schools were granted expansions, they would create space for 3,196 new charter school students. Holyoke Community Charter Public School would like to add a high school and bump enrollment from 702 seats to 1,141 seats.... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Lorraine’s Soup Kitchen created “pop up pantry” in HolyokeHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – For nearly half a century, Lorraine’s Soup Kitchen has
WWLP Springfield / Posted 12 days ago
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – For nearly half a century, Lorraine’s Soup Kitchen has provided food for the hungry of Chicopee. Now, the agency is branching out; creating what is known as a “pop up center,” to feed the needy in South Holyoke. Lorraine’s... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Top 5 outdoor destinations for families to explore in Western MassachusettsWest Springfield hiking, playground, water play Admission: FREE 4) Mt. Tom U
WWLP Springfield / Posted 12 days ago
West Springfield hiking, playground, water play Admission: FREE 4) Mt. Tom Universal Access Trail, 125 Reservation Road, Holyoke accessible hiking, playground Admission: $5 parking fee (in state plate) 3) Robinson State Park, 428 North St.,... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
West Nile originated in Uganda, now being seen in western Massachusettsvirus is most commonly spread to people through a bite from an infected Mosquit
WWLP Springfield / Posted 13 days ago
virus is most commonly spread to people through a bite from an infected Mosquito. Infected mosquitoes have been found in Holyoke, East Longmeadow, Greenfield and Northampton. While there are no human cases so far, residents are concerned; for... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Summer camp helping kids with alternative communicationHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – Their verbal communication is limited, but their smile
WWLP Springfield / Posted 13 days ago
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – Their verbal communication is limited, but their smile said it all. A summer camp for kids in Holyoke is taking innovative communication to a new level. “They are building friendships. It’s a community where they are able to... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Search continues for Holyoke double homicide suspectHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – The search continues Wednesday for a double homicide su
WWLP Springfield / Posted 14 days ago
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – The search continues Wednesday for a double homicide suspect, who police say shot and killed two men in Holyoke Monday. Holyoke Police are looking for 19-year-old Ivan Ramos. He’s accused of firing several shots at... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Valley Blue Sox continue championship seriesHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – The Valley Blue Sox have made it to their first NECBL C
WWLP Springfield / Posted 14 days ago
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – The Valley Blue Sox have made it to their first NECBL Championship. After being rained out Monday night, the Blue Sox finished up game 1 Tuesday evening with a 9 to 3 win over the Ocean State Waves. Fans said the strong... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
U.S. taking security precautions in South Korea for 2018 Winter OlympicsKorea, you should never stop going places because of terrorism or provocations
WWLP Springfield / Posted 14 days ago
Korea, you should never stop going places because of terrorism or provocations by North Korea,” said Steven Paulcote of Holyoke. The Diplomatic Security service has been working with South Korean law enforcement and security personnel to... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Pearl Harbor survivor’s life honored by loved onesGreenleaf. The community gathered at Kane and Wojtkiewicz Park, to pay tribute
WWLP Springfield / Posted 14 days ago
Greenleaf. The community gathered at Kane and Wojtkiewicz Park, to pay tribute to Greenleaf who recently died at the Holyoke Soldiers Home. Greenleaf was 94 years old. His son told 22News how he would like his father remembered. “Just as a... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Hampden DA: Police are actively searching for double homicide suspectHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – Police are searching for a suspect who they say is conn
WWLP Springfield / Posted 14 days ago
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – Police are searching for a suspect who they say is connected to the two homicides that occurred in Holyoke, during the wee hours of Monday morning. The Hampden County District Attorney said on Tuesday that police are looking... Read more
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EuroNews
Seven Biggest Unanswered Questions in Physicsbeen asking, under what conditions does the entire system jam up or clog?" says
EuroNews / Posted 14 days ago
been asking, under what conditions does the entire system jam up or clog?" says Dr. Kerstin Nordstrom, a physicist at Mount Holyoke College. "What are the crucial parameters to avoid clogging?" Weirdly, an obstruction in the flow of traffic can,... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Vigil held for two killed in Monday morning Holyoke shootingHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – The DA’s office said detectives are looking for a singl
WWLP Springfield / Posted 15 days ago
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – The DA’s office said detectives are looking for a single shooter who killed two victims on the second floor rear porch at 570 South Summer Street around 1 a.m. Monday morning. The suspected killer has not been identified or... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Pedestrian hit by vehicle in HolyokeHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) The Holyoke Police Accident Reconstruction Unit was calle
WWLP Springfield / Posted 15 days ago
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) The Holyoke Police Accident Reconstruction Unit was called in to investigate a pedestrian accident on Lower Westfield Road Monday Night. “It happened in front of Sears Auto,” Holyoke Police Lt. Michael McMahon told... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Hearing on biomass regulations held in HolyokeHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – The Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources is con
WWLP Springfield / Posted 15 days ago
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – The Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources is considering changes to its clean energy regulations. Biomass was the main topic at a public hearing in Holyoke held on Monday. Biomass is the burning of organic materials... Read more
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