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WWLP Springfield
Eclipse: What to expect Monday in western MassachusettsWEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The much talked about solar eclipse is almost
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The much talked about solar eclipse is almost here. Not since 1979 has the United States enjoyed a total solar eclipse. A solar eclipse happens when the moon comes between the earth and the sun, casting a shadow on... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Mylan and U.S. Government reach settlement over EpiPenjust think it’s really sad that they would do that with any kind of drugs that
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
just think it’s really sad that they would do that with any kind of drugs that is needed to save your life”, says West Springfield resident, Sherry Jones. The price of a pair of EpiPens was raised by 600% to $600 after Mylan acquired... Read more
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Boston Globe
Marshfield Fair celebrates 150 yearscontinuously operating county fair in America,” drawing nearly 500,000 people l
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
continuously operating county fair in America,” drawing nearly 500,000 people last year. The Eastern States Exposition in West Springfield – The Big E – is a relative youngster, established in 1917. More than 1 million people visited the fair... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
3 facing multiple drug charges after high speed police chase in West SpringfieldWEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Three West Springfield men are facing multiple
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Three West Springfield men are facing multiple drug charges after leading police on a high speed chase on Wednesday. West Springfield Police said Emilio Ramos, Cesar Cintron-Capella and Devon Lavante Lee are all... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
High ranking West Springfield Police Captain on paid leaveWEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A high ranking captain in the West Springfield
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A high ranking captain in the West Springfield Police Department was placed on paid administrative leave this week. West Springfield Police Chief Ronald Campurciani told 22News that he placed Captain Daniel Spaulding... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Senators hold health care cost containment round table discussionproviders and experts to find out what issues are affecting their organizations
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
providers and experts to find out what issues are affecting their organizations and patients. State Senator Jim Welch (D-West Springfield) lead a round table discussion on behavioral health at the State House Thursday. “It’s important to talk to... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Opioid-related overdoses continue to rise in Massachusettsand people with a serious mental illness or depression. In western Massachuset
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
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 danger of overdosing, call 911... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Dozens of animals still available for adoption at Dakin Humane Societywith all the breeding that’s going on you miss out on a lot of dogs that are ab
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
with all the breeding that’s going on you miss out on a lot of dogs that are absolutely wonderful,” said Alma Huremovic of West Springfield. If you’re unsure about which animal would be the right one for you, Dakin said they help with making sure... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Lawmakers set sights on containing health care costsdown in health care and trying to make it more affordable for families in Massa
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
down in health care and trying to make it more affordable for families in Massachusetts,” said State Senator Jim Welch (D-West Springfield). One way lawmakers are trying to reduce state health care spending is by putting some of those costs on... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Fake guns deceive local police and others at first glanceWEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – At first glance, it can be difficult to determ
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – At first glance, it can be difficult to determine whether a pistol is a real firearm, or a BB gun. On Tuesday the Longmeadow Police Department posted photos of a real gun and a BB gun, asking people to distinguish... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
2017 Big Eon Friday with Military Appreciation DayThe Big E kicks off on Friday with Mili
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 7 days ago
on Friday with Military Appreciation DayThe Big E kicks off on Friday with Military Appreciation Day Fair goers flocked to West Springfield Friday for the start of the annual Eastern States Exposition. Fair goers flocked to West Springfield Friday... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
What can happen if you look directly at the solar eclipseWEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – We are now one week away from the solar eclips
WWLP Springfield / Posted 7 days ago
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – We are now one week away from the solar eclipse! 22News is working for you with a warning to not look directly at the eclipse. Here in western Massachusetts the eclipse starts at 1:25 in the afternoon, and ends at... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Man found sleeping in car in West Springfield charged with third OUIWEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A man with a revoked license is facing multipl
WWLP Springfield / Posted 7 days ago
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A man with a revoked license is facing multiple drug and motor vehicle charges after West Springfield police say they found him sleeping in his car. According to West Springfield police, residents called in to report... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
West Side’s Taste of the Valley comes to a closeWEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The popular four day West Side’s Taste of the
WWLP Springfield / Posted 8 days ago
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The popular four day West Side’s Taste of the Valley event concluded its well-attended run Sunday afternoon on the West Springfield Town Common. Hosted by the Rotary Club of West Springfield, food vendors and... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Barnes ANG Air Show draws thousands of families to Westfieldtold 22News, “A little family fun, you know. Just go out with the family, come
WWLP Springfield / Posted 9 days ago
told 22News, “A little family fun, you know. Just go out with the family, come see some planes.” Tiffany Karam of West Springfield agreed that it was a day to enjoy with others. “Just a great family day, with my beautiful family, my fiancé... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Mosquitoes with West Nile confirmed in West SpringfieldWEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Here’s a good reason to wear bug spray. West
WWLP Springfield / Posted 9 days ago
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Here’s a good reason to wear bug spray. West Nile virus has been confirmed in another western Massachusetts community, this time, in West Springfield. All of western Massachusetts is currently under a moderate risk... Read more
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Boston Globe
Charter school proposals would add nearly 5,400 seatsa high school and bump enrollment from 702 seats to 1,141 seats. The school als
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
a high school and bump enrollment from 702 seats to 1,141 seats. The school also seeks to add Chicopee, South Hadley, and West Springfield to its region. The school unsuccessfully requested expansions in 2010 and 2013. KIPP Lynn, which serves... Read more
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Daily Press
Football, academics steer W&M's Matt Ahola toward PT careereach of those boxes. Lacking off-the-charts size at 6-foot-2, 260 pounds, he d
Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
each of those boxes. Lacking off-the-charts size at 6-foot-2, 260 pounds, he drew minimal recruiting interest out of West Springfield High in Northern Virginia. Division III programs certainly courted him, and James Madison and W&M encouraged... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Western Massachusetts under moderate risk level for West Nile VirusWEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – West Nile Virus has been confirmed in another
WWLP Springfield / Posted 10 days ago
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – West Nile Virus has been confirmed in another western Massachusetts community. West Springfield’s Health Department confirmed mosquito samples from the city have tested positive for the virus. All of western... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Lawmakers hope to restore funding to western Massachusetts programscollections for the start of the fiscal year came in slightly above benchmark.
WWLP Springfield / Posted 10 days ago
collections for the start of the fiscal year came in slightly above benchmark. State Representative Michael Finn, (D-West Springfield) said if the trend continues, then the legislature could override some of the Governor’s vetoes. Finn told... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
West Nile Virus tested positive in West SpringfieldWEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The West Nile Virus has reached another part o
WWLP Springfield / Posted 10 days ago
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The West Nile Virus has reached another part of Western Massachusetts. The Massachusetts Department of Public Health notified the West Springfield Health department that a group of mosquitoes collected have tested... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Shooting incidents leave one man injuredinjury. Lt. Dave Shaffer said shots were fired in the 2000 block of Ola Drive
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
injury. Lt. Dave Shaffer said shots were fired in the 2000 block of Ola Drive about 9:04 p.m. and in the 2400 block of West Springfield Avenue about 9:11 p.m. Thursday by a man in a black Chevrolet Tahoe. It's unknown if those are related to a... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Excitement at Gem, Mineral, and Fossil ShowWEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Collectors from far and wide are gathering at
WWLP Springfield / Posted 11 days ago
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Collectors from far and wide are gathering at the Eastern States Exposition grounds Friday and through the weekend, for the East Coast Gem, Mineral, and Fossil Show. The collection of rare gems and minerals brings... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Taste of the Valley begins in West SpringfieldWEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Big crowds Thursday night for the start of the
WWLP Springfield / Posted 11 days ago
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Big crowds Thursday night for the start of the Taste of the Valley in West Springfield. The Park Street Town Common was mobbed with people who came out to try all the foods from local restaurants. The annual... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Junior Achievement program encourages entrepreneurship in young peoplethe clip, put your pictures inAnd you can throw your old frames in the bin Amb
WWLP Springfield / Posted 11 days ago
the clip, put your pictures inAnd you can throw your old frames in the bin Amber is a student at St. Thomas School in West Springfield and Yanaideliz attends Kiley Middle School in Springfield. They only met a week ago and have already sold... Read more
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The Herald News
Charter school proposals would add nearly 5,400 seatsa high school and bump enrollment from 702 seats to 1,141 seats. The school als
The Herald News / Posted 11 days ago
a high school and bump enrollment from 702 seats to 1,141 seats. The school also seeks to add Chicopee, South Hadley and West Springfield to its region. The school unsuccessfully requested expansions in 2010 and 2013. KIPP Lynn, which serves... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Top 5 outdoor destinations for families to explore in Western Massachusetts5 destinations for late summer adventures in Western Massachusetts. 5) Mittine
WWLP Springfield / Posted 11 days ago
5 destinations for late summer adventures in Western Massachusetts. 5) Mittineague Park, 1695 Westfield Street (Route 20), West Springfield hiking, playground, water play Admission: FREE 4) Mt. Tom Universal Access Trail, 125 Reservation Road,... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Buying vs. Renting: One cheaper than the other in MassachusettsWEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – To buy or to rent a home. That’s the question
WWLP Springfield / Posted 12 days ago
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – To buy or to rent a home. That’s the question that thousands of people ask themselves each year. They each have pros and cons. Springfield is called the city of homes, and if you can afford to buy one, you should. A... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Let CT's Fairs Begin: Where Are Menageries, Music And Midways?a Belgian waffle sandwich by Amy's Sweet Treats; a "burger bomb" by Hofbrau Joe
Hartford Courant / Posted 12 days ago
a Belgian waffle sandwich by Amy's Sweet Treats; a "burger bomb" by Hofbrau Joe's and a "flatliner burger" by the West Springfield Lions Club; pumpkin pie funnel cake by Pop n'Fresh; a barbecue brisket sundae by Porky's and waffle chicken... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Algae blooms can be a danger to humans and petsWEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – If you plan on heading to a pond or lake this
WWLP Springfield / Posted 12 days ago
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – If you plan on heading to a pond or lake this weekend, you might be hanging out with an unwanted guest. It is called cyanobacteria- sometimes known as “blue green algae”- which are microscopic organisms that live in... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Above average hurricane season 2017WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Colorado State University is predicting a more
WWLP Springfield / Posted 13 days ago
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Colorado State University is predicting a more active hurricane season. 22News is working for you with what this means here in western Massachusetts. Hurricane season started June 1st and runs through November 30th.... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Governor McAuliffe & Board of Education Announce Va Index of Performance AwardsJefferson High for Science and Technology, Wakefield Forest Elementary, Waples
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 13 days ago
Jefferson High for Science and Technology, Wakefield Forest Elementary, Waples Mill Elementary, Waynewood Elementary, West Springfield High, Westbriar Elementary, White Oaks Elementary, Willow Springs Elementary, Wolftrap Elementary and... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
West Springfield police looking to identify fraud suspectWEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – West Springfield police detectives are looking
WWLP Springfield / Posted 13 days ago
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – West Springfield police detectives are looking to identify a man seen in surveillance footage. If you can identify the suspect, or have any information, you’re asked to call the West Springfield Police Department’s... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
West Nile Virus risk level raised to moderate in Pioneer ValleyWEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The Massachusetts Department of Public Health
WWLP Springfield / Posted 13 days ago
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The Massachusetts Department of Public Health announced Tuesday 36 additional communities are now at moderate risk for West Nile Virus. “The West Nile Virus Threat for West Springfield is real,” West Springfield... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Progress being made at Mass Pike exitsalso expected to finish-up curbing there on Friday. There will not, however, b
WWLP Springfield / Posted 14 days ago
also expected to finish-up curbing there on Friday. There will not, however, be any work on Exit 3 in Westfield, Exit 4 in West Springfield, and Exit 6 in Chicopee for the next two weeks. At Exit 7 in Ludlow this week, crews are installing... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Living with wildlife in MassachusettsWEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WWLP)- Although the eastern coyote is well established
WWLP Springfield / Posted 14 days ago
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WWLP)- Although the eastern coyote is well established throughout Massachusetts.. Residents are seeing them now more than ever before. Residents in one West Springfield neighborhood said they’ve recently seen coyotes too... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
From muggy to refreshing, local residents take advantage of fall-like airsummer. Summer storms that bring torrential downpours which has brought outdoor
WWLP Springfield / Posted 15 days ago
summer. Summer storms that bring torrential downpours which has brought outdoor activities to a halt. Joe Ceberla, from West Springfield, told 22News, “Downpours are really crazy it rained only in West Springfield the other day and the rest of... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Coyote spotted in West SpringfieldWEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – First the bears and now the coyotes are being
WWLP Springfield / Posted 15 days ago
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – First the bears and now the coyotes are being spotted ever closer to populated areas of western Massachusetts. A resident of Duke Street in West Springfield spotted a coyote near his home in the dead of night. West... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Even secondhand exposure to fentanyl is dangeroussystem and clogged blood vessels. Valadas suggests to keep a safe distance fro
WWLP Springfield / Posted 16 days ago
system and clogged blood vessels. Valadas suggests to keep a safe distance from unknown substances. Ricardo Martinez of West Springfield told 22News, “I’d keep my distance and get some help.” In Massachusetts the Good Samaritan Law, encourages... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
West Springfield police: Man on drugs hit 16 year-old cyclistWEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – West Springfield police say that a man who was
WWLP Springfield / Posted 18 days ago
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – West Springfield police say that a man who was under the influence of drugs crashed his car into a teen bicyclist, and then drove away early Thursday morning. The department posted on their official Facebook page... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Don’t fall for online vacation schemesWEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – You’ll want to be careful if you’re searching
WWLP Springfield / Posted 18 days ago
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – You’ll want to be careful if you’re searching for a last minute vacation deal. Many people search for their vacations online. But that is also the easiest place to run into a scheme. When shopping around for your... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Federal money helping West Springfield hire 8 new firefightersWEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – It was an important moment Thursday for the We
WWLP Springfield / Posted 18 days ago
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – It was an important moment Thursday for the West Springfield Fire Department. Congressman Richard Neal brought the news that Fire Chief William Flaherty can hire eight more firefighters. The new firefighters will be... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Clean up underway at smelly, abandoned house in West SpringfieldWEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A problem property in West Springfield is fina
WWLP Springfield / Posted 19 days ago
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A problem property in West Springfield is finally being taken care of. 22News first told you about 19 Queen Avenue in West Springfield last year, when animals were trapped inside. We returned to that house this week... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
American Heart Association releases new CPR guidelinesWEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The American Heart Association has released ne
WWLP Springfield / Posted 19 days ago
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The American Heart Association has released new CPR guidelines. The new guidelines include calling for help while checking for a pulse and adequate breathing. It also calls for using an AED as soon as... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
City working to find solution for smelly abandoned houseWEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – West Springfield neighbors are fed up with the
WWLP Springfield / Posted 19 days ago
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – West Springfield neighbors are fed up with the rancid smell coming from an abandoned house. Neighbors said 19 Queen Avenue has reeked for months, and the city said they’ve started the process to address the odor, but... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Drivers concerned about gaps in North End Bridgewent to the bridge and saw drivers slowing down to a near stop while going over
WWLP Springfield / Posted 19 days ago
went to the bridge and saw drivers slowing down to a near stop while going over the gaps. One driver who works in West Springfield told 22News he’s always cautious here, especially when it’s rainy and slick. “I actually drive like two... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Deadline for groups looking to get questions on the 2018 ballotWEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Groups looking to get a question on the 2018 b
WWLP Springfield / Posted 19 days ago
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Groups looking to get a question on the 2018 ballot had a 5 p.m. deadline on Wednesday. The Retailers Association of Massachusetts said they want to reduce sales tax from 6.25 percent to either 5 percent, or as low... Read more
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Boston Globe
A high-tech plan to force Trump (and others) to disclose their taxesis really a synergy between turning the viral and Internet access into direct a
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
is really a synergy between turning the viral and Internet access into direct action and volunteerism,” says the West Springfield man, who got his start on Mike Dukakis’s gubernatorial campaign. “This is a way to get a lot of signatures... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Trump spurs West Springfield man to file tax return disclosure questionwould need to disclose a half decade of tax filings in the next election, under
WWLP Springfield / Posted 19 days ago
would need to disclose a half decade of tax filings in the next election, under a newly proposed 2018 ballot question. A West Springfield political consultant filed a citizen initiative with the attorney general’s office that would require... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Summer camp introduces teens to mechanical engineeringMass. (WWLP) – Two weeks of summer camp can now provide high school students di
WWLP Springfield / Posted 19 days ago
Mass. (WWLP) – Two weeks of summer camp can now provide high school students direction toward a career. Students from West Springfield High School invested two weeks of their summer considering the possibilities of making a career out of... Read more
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