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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Road work planned in region this weekexpected. Project Info: 1-844-253-3185 and I76concretereplacementinfo@gmail.com
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 5 hours ago
expected. Project Info: 1-844-253-3185 and I76concretereplacementinfo@gmail.com. • US 385 northbound/southbound south of Holyoke (mile marker 269-296) — 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday. North and southbound single lane closures for pothole... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
More construction to cause delays in Springfieldespecially if I have to leave early to get somewhere on the other side of Sprin
WWLP Springfield / Posted 7 hours ago
especially if I have to leave early to get somewhere on the other side of Springfield, even doctor’s office or something in Holyoke. It can add anywhere from 20 to 30 minutes depending on time.” Milling and utility work will also be taking place on... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Heart of Holyoke benefit concert comes to a closeHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – Nearly 50 artists donated their time this weekend to he
WWLP Springfield / Posted 7 hours ago
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – Nearly 50 artists donated their time this weekend to help support hurricane relief efforts in Puerto Rico. Sunday night was the final night of the Heart for Holyoke Benefit Concert, at Gateway City Arts. All of the money... Read more
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Boston Globe
New England news in briefthe Berkshire Eagle reported on Saturday. District Court Judge Thomas H. Estes
Boston Globe / Posted 8 hours ago
the Berkshire Eagle reported on Saturday. District Court Judge Thomas H. Estes was moved to administrative duties in Holyoke after the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination began investigating a complaint filed July 24 by the social... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
BDN’s Matt Stone named Maine journalist of the year by press associationexamination of how Maine’s transition to a service economy has changed the stat
Bangor Daily News / Posted 16 hours ago
examination of how Maine’s transition to a service economy has changed the state’s most rural towns. Reporter John Holyoke won several awards, including a first place for feature story for his piece on Maine’s “bear crew,” a first place for... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Rollover accident on I-91 south near HolyokeSPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The accident happened around 1:30 Sunday morning ne
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The accident happened around 1:30 Sunday morning near exit 15 in Holyoke and involved 4 cars. According to State Trooper May Pekarski of the Northampton State Police barracks, I-91 south had to be shut down for over an... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Western Massachusetts continues to help Hurricane Maria victimsheading to Puerto Rico, back here at home, people are preparing jobs, for those
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
heading to Puerto Rico, back here at home, people are preparing jobs, for those who are fleeing the island. CareerPoint of Holyoke contacted hundreds of Springfield area employers, in an effort to hire about 1000 Spanish speaking employees coming... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Fish future on a broken riverMountain pumped storage station and Turners Falls hydro complex flipped four ti
Rutland Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Mountain pumped storage station and Turners Falls hydro complex flipped four times between investors. Further south, the Holyoke hydro station sold only once in 2002. None of this proved healthy for an ecosystem. The post-deregulation decade... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Salvation Army collects coats for those in need before winterHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – The Salvation Army of Holyoke held a coat drive Friday
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – The Salvation Army of Holyoke held a coat drive Friday at The Holyoke Mall. The drive was an effort to help those less fortunate stay safe and warm during the winter months. The Salvation Army collected coats for both... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Vietnam veterans honored with commemorative medallions in HolyokeHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – A token of appreciation Friday for Vietnam veterans at
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – A token of appreciation Friday for Vietnam veterans at the Holyoke Soldiers’ Home. One by one, some 80 Vietnam veterans living at the Soldiers’ Home received a commemorative medallion, honoring them from the home base... Read more
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The Herald News
Somerset reaps millions in funds as power plants shut downbecause this money is not an entitlement. It’s a grant not many communities hav
The Herald News / Posted 2 days ago
because this money is not an entitlement. It’s a grant not many communities have gotten,” Haddad said, listing Salem and Holyoke as others with power plants and RGGI funding. Haddad acknowledged from her colleagues, “I’m not sure it was always... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
CareerPoint seeks to connect employers with Puerto Rico evacueesHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – CareerPoint of Holyoke has contacted hundreds of Spring
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – CareerPoint of Holyoke has contacted hundreds of Springfield area employers in an effort to hire Spanish speaking employees coming in from Puerto Rico. CareerPoint Executive Director David Gedaire told 22News, he’s asking... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Marcotte Ford celebrates groundbreaking for new Holyoke facilityHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – The Marcotte Ford dealership in Holyoke broke ground Fr
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – The Marcotte Ford dealership in Holyoke broke ground Friday for its new sales and service facility. The $5-million building is near its longtime complex on Main Street in Holyoke. It will replace the Marcotte facility dating... Read more
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Boston Globe
Massachusetts Amazon pitch includes 26 possible sites(Campus Drive) ■ Worcester ■ Northborough (Crossroads Business Park) ■ Westb
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
(Campus Drive) ■ Worcester ■ Northborough (Crossroads Business Park) ■ Westborough (former EMC/Dell campus) ■ Holyoke (Open Square) ■ Lee (Greylock Mills and Columbia Mills) ■ Pittsfield (William Stanley Business Park and former GE... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Governor Baker submitted statewide proposal to host Amazon’s HQ2to host HQ2 on Friday in a news release sent to 22News. The proposal mentions h
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
to host HQ2 on Friday in a news release sent to 22News. The proposal mentions highlights potential campus sites including Holyoke, Lee and Pittsfield. “Massachusetts is a leading innovator and global community, with the nation’s top educational... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Local organization awards individuals for changing livesHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – An organization that helps people with disabilities, th
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – An organization that helps people with disabilities, thanked those who improve accessibility in the Pioneer Valley. Stavros is run, managed and staffed by people with disabilities, who work to help people with disabilities... Read more
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Business Wire
BYD to Supply Batteries to Energy Storage Leader Green Chargeat scale production,” said Vic Shao, CEO at Green Charge. “Our first installati
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
at scale production,” said Vic Shao, CEO at Green Charge. “Our first installation of utility-scale energy storage with Holyoke Gas & Electric is an extremely important milestone not just for Massachusetts but for customers benefiting from... Read more
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Boston Herald
Cop on mercy flight for fellow officershis company, Aircraft Management Sales and Service. He immediately offered to g
Boston Herald / Posted 3 days ago
his company, Aircraft Management Sales and Service. He immediately offered to go get a group of officers from Easthampton, Holyoke, Hampden and Chelsea, who were part of the first wave of local cops sent to the island in the wake of Hurricane... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
LGBTQA choir to tour northeast ColoradoLesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer Student Association will tour northe
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer Student Association will tour northeast Colorado next month, making stops in Holyoke, Haxtun, Fleming and Sterling. The choir, Harmony: A Colorado Chorale, will visit churches in those communities on... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Demolition begins at damaged downtown Brockton buildingapproved the funding for the demolition, a large, fire-damaged brick building i
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 4 days ago
approved the funding for the demolition, a large, fire-damaged brick building in the downtown is finally coming down. The Holyoke-based American Environmental Inc., which was hired to raze the 47 W. Elm St. after submitting a $338,000 bid, began... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
#MeToo gives the abused a voice on social mediaHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – The sexual assault allegations against movie producer H
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – The sexual assault allegations against movie producer Harvey Weinstein have encouraged countless victims to share their stories. They’re using social media to raise awareness. Victims have been posting “#metoo” on social... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Office of Environmental Affairs aiming to modernize infrastructuregoing to have great benefit, again, both economically and certainly benefit the
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
going to have great benefit, again, both economically and certainly benefit the local ecosystem in the Pioneer Valley area.” The Pioneer Valley Planning Commission CSO Control Project will help improve areas of Springfield, Chicopee, and H... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Revitalize CDC sets out to rehabilitate Holyoke neighborhoodHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – Nearly a dozen homes underwent improvements Wednesday i
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – Nearly a dozen homes underwent improvements Wednesday in one Holyoke neighborhood. More than 100 volunteers – using supplies provided by a $100,000 federal block grant – set out to upgrade homes in Holyoke’s Springdale... Read more
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Boston Globe
See which New England communities have bid for Amazon’s HQincluding Springfield, are developing a potential bid. The other eight are: Aga
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
including Springfield, are developing a potential bid. The other eight are: Agawam, Chicopee, Easthampton, Greenfield, Holyoke, Northampton, Westfield, and West Springfield. ■ The Economic Development Council of Western Massachusetts is... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Recreational marijuana legal, driving while high is notmight impair your judgment or your driving.” “Absolutely not. Because it is im
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
might impair your judgment or your driving.” “Absolutely not. Because it is impairing and there are other people at risk,” Holyoke resident Kelsey Hermansen said. According to the study, 27% of parents believed driving high was legal and about 25%... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Man sentenced to prison in connection to 2014 Holyoke shootingSPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A Holyoke man has been sentenced to prison after be
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A Holyoke man has been sentenced to prison after being found guilty on multiple charges in connection to a 2014 shooting on Chestnut Street. According to Hampden County District Attorney’s Office spokesman Jim Leydon,... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Biologist warns Youth Deer Day hunters: Watch out for ticksends a half-hour after sunset on Nov. 25. Muzzleloader season stretches until D
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
ends a half-hour after sunset on Nov. 25. Muzzleloader season stretches until Dec. 2 or Dec. 9, depending on which part of the state a hunter is in. If you have a Youth Deer Day story to share, contact John Holyoke at jholyoke@bangordailyn... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
4 arrested after allegedly bringing BB gun to Holyoke High SchoolHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – Four Holyoke High School students accused of bringing a
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – Four Holyoke High School students accused of bringing a realistic BB-gun to school have been arrested. Holyoke Police Lieutenant Jim Albert told 22News the four 14 year-old boys are being charged with carrying a dangerous... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
People’s Market hosts a fundraiser for Puerto Ricolocal, state and federal officials to send aid where it is most needed,” Ramos
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 5 days ago
local, state and federal officials to send aid where it is most needed,” Ramos said. “It’s mostly in the lower valley, in Holyoke and Springfield, where there’s a larger Puerto Rican population.” He added that the People’s Market was donating... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Construction underway on two major HCC buildingsHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – Construction fences went up around the perimeter of the
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – Construction fences went up around the perimeter of the Holyoke Community College Campus Center before the start of the fall semester, and demolition on the interior and exterior surfaces is now underway. According to a press... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Northampton City Council votes to oppose local charter school expansionas Pioneer Valley Performing Arts Charter Public School in South Hadley, Paulo
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 6 days ago
as Pioneer Valley Performing Arts Charter Public School in South Hadley, Paulo Freire Social Justice Charter School in Holyoke and Hilltown Cooperative Charter Public School in Easthampton—have financial effects on any community within a... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Holyoke City Council candidates debate ahead of November electionsHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – Dozens of residents attended a debate among the candida
WWLP Springfield / Posted 6 days ago
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – Dozens of residents attended a debate among the candidates running for Holyoke City Council. Sixty-five voters filled the Holyoke Senior Center to watch ten at-large candidates debate the issues. Members of the Youth Task... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Gas prices going up in western Massachusettscents higher than the national average of $2.46. One year ago, drivers were on
WWLP Springfield / Posted 6 days ago
cents higher than the national average of $2.46. One year ago, drivers were only paying $2.15 a gallon. According to Gas Buddy, you’ll find some of the cheapest gas prices in Chicopee, Holyoke and South Hadley where you’ll pay about $2.30 a gal... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Child safety a concern for parents after recent Holyoke school incidentHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – Several incidents at Holyoke Public Schools in recent w
WWLP Springfield / Posted 6 days ago
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – Several incidents at Holyoke Public Schools in recent weeks has some parents concerned over their kid’s safety. 22News found out why the Police Chief and Mayor say they have nothing to worry about. Mayor Morse and Chief... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
I-391 won’t be repaved anytime soonHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – Potholes and torn up pavement have caused headaches for
WWLP Springfield / Posted 6 days ago
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – Potholes and torn up pavement have caused headaches for drivers on I-391 in Chicopee and Holyoke for months. MassDOT is planning to smooth out the roadway, but that project’s years away. Benjamin Catellier of West... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017: Killing ‘Big John,’ Poliquin fails on health care, paid sick leave in Portlandfrom out of state. The glamour, excitement and thrill of killing Big John are e
Bangor Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
from out of state. The glamour, excitement and thrill of killing Big John are evidenced strongly in the article by John Holyoke. The killing of this magnificent creature that had avoided human contact for many years and had probably fathered... Read more
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Boston Globe
Dave Ratner posed for a photo with Trump. Now he’s facing a boycott.HOLYOKE — Business owners in Western Massachusetts apparently associate themsel
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
HOLYOKE — Business owners in Western Massachusetts apparently associate themselves with the 45th president at their peril. Just ask Dave Ratner, owner of Dave’s Soda and Pet City, a small chain of shops selling the unlikely combination of pet... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Northampton bank robbery suspect arrestedPolice Capt. John Cartledge told 22News surveillance footage helped lead to the
WWLP Springfield / Posted 6 days ago
Police Capt. John Cartledge told 22News surveillance footage helped lead to the arrest of 41 year-old Sean E. Moynihan, of Holyoke. Moynihan allegedly robbed the TD bank located at 175 Main Street just before 9:00 Saturday morning and got away with... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Du Bois and his relevance today discussed by Hampshire College professorCommunity College, Roxbury Community College, Bunker Hill Community College, Sp
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 7 days ago
Community College, Roxbury Community College, Bunker Hill Community College, Springfield Technical Community College and Holyoke Community College were invited to participate in the Commonwealth Honors College’s “Ideas that Change the World”... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Projects planned in northeast Colorado this weekProject Info Line/Email: 1-844-253-3185. I76concretereplacementinfo@gmail.com.
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
Project Info Line/Email: 1-844-253-3185. I76concretereplacementinfo@gmail.com. • US 385 northbound/southbound south of Holyoke (mile marker 269-296) — 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday. North and southbound single lane closures for pothole... Read more
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The Brown Daily Herald
Brown should go test-optionalexcessive achievement pressure.” Other highly selective schools, including Wesl
The Brown Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
excessive achievement pressure.” Other highly selective schools, including Wesleyan University, Smith College and Mount Holyoke College, have adopted test-optional policies in recent years. FairTest’s website has a guide to adopting... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Joint Statement from Mayor Morse and Chief Neiswanger re: Safety at HPSHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse and Police Chief James Neiswan
WWLP Springfield / Posted 7 days ago
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse and Police Chief James Neiswanger have put out a joint statement Sunday night reassuring residents who have kids that they are safe at school. The message comes after a list of students was made... Read more
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The Inyo Register
Oct. 15)Canadian nun and saint, founded Grey Nuns (d. 1771) 1711 – Elisabeth Therese o
The Inyo Register / Posted 8 days ago
Canadian nun and saint, founded Grey Nuns (d. 1771) 1711 – Elisabeth Therese of Lorraine (d. 1741) 1762 – Samuel Adams Holyoke, American composer and educator (d. 1820) 1767 – Gabriel Richard, French-born American Roman Catholic priest,... Read more
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New Kerala
Massachusetts Nurses Association Endorses Strong Slate of Candidates in Western Massachusetts - newkerala news #280394City Council Sheila Gilmour, Greenfield Town Council, Precinct 6 Jason LaFore
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
City Council Sheila Gilmour, Greenfield Town Council, Precinct 6 Jason LaForest, North Adams City Council Rebecca Lisi, Holyoke City Council Doug Mayo, Greenfield Town Council, Precinct 8 Helen Moon, Pittsfield City Council- Ward 1 Kevin... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Why I Run: Eversource Hartford Marathon Has Countless Inspirational Storiesparents live in Western Mass. If there's a race, let's do it.' They're like, 'W
Hartford Courant / Posted 8 days ago
parents live in Western Mass. If there's a race, let's do it.' They're like, 'Well, St. Patrick's Day is in two weeks in Holyoke.'" Williams pushed Gustafson through the hilly 10K. He remembered it was freezing. A few weeks later after the... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Holyoke teachers make home visits to bridge gapsHOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – Teachers in Holyoke made home visits to their students
WWLP Springfield / Posted 9 days ago
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – Teachers in Holyoke made home visits to their students Friday afternoon. Teachers from the Maurice A. Donahue School took a golf cart provided by Gary Rome Hyundai to visit the families of their students. The school’s vice... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
South Hadley receives grant to upgrade industrial areaup everything and doing it. If it brings better change, then, I’m all for it.”
WWLP Springfield / Posted 9 days ago
up everything and doing it. If it brings better change, then, I’m all for it.” A parking lot on Main Street, owned by Holyoke Gas & Electric, will also be upgraded. Developers will add a few more spaces, to make it more functional. A private... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Western Massachusetts officers deployed to Puerto Rico sent home earlydue to miscommunication regarding their assignments on the island. Among the o
WWLP Springfield / Posted 9 days ago
due to miscommunication regarding their assignments on the island. Among the officers returning from deployment are three Holyoke police officers, one Easthampton police officer, one Hampden police officer, and two Chelsea police officers. The... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
5 arrested in Springfield cocaine bustClass B drug distribution. The other four men arrested as part of the investig
WWLP Springfield / Posted 9 days ago
Class B drug distribution. The other four men arrested as part of the investigation are being charged with Class B drug possession. They were from Longmeadow, Agawam, Holyoke and Somers, Connecticut. Their names have not been released at this... Read more
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Boston Globe
Mashpee and Nantucket match up in Div. 7 South showdownHadley at Pittsfield, 7; Amherst-Pelham at Monument Mtn., 7; Ludlow at Mt. Grey
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
Hadley at Pittsfield, 7; Amherst-Pelham at Monument Mtn., 7; Ludlow at Mt. Greylock, 7; Commerce at Taconic, 7; Agawam at Holyoke, 7; Wahconah at Northampton, 7. BAY STATE — Brookline at Newton North, 1; Needham at Braintree, 1:30; Norwood at... Read more
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