Local news for Amherst, MA continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
10 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Library trustees, in recovery mode after former legislator Paul J. Kujawski failed to raise any money for a new proposed library, despite being paid $34,500 for his yearlong effort, announced on Tuesday they have hired a company to study "the financial giving potential of the Chester C. Corbin Library's service area."
Madden 15 Gameplay! (So Much Rage!!)
This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.
Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT
Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson
14 hrs ago | MassLive.com
On Aug. 27, school, town and community members will gather on the Town Common to celebrate the start of the new school year the following day.
In this 2007 file photo, former Amherst Regional High School Teacher Ronald T. Garney, of Amherst, walks out of Hampshire District Court after his arraignment on possession of child pornography.
Poppy Amherst, MA sludge-punks California X are heading out on tour in a couple days.
Massachusetts' highest court has ruled that a former high school teacher convicted of child pornography charges can keep his retirement benefits.
AMHERST - The University of Massachusetts at Amherst and two other sites it operates in the eastern part of the state stand to reap $37.5 million for various projects and improvements, thanks to a bill signed into law by Gov. Deval Patrick.
While the centers for disease control and prevention say it is very unlikely the disease will come to our shores, some colleges in Western Massachusetts are taking precautions.
An extensive collection of Yiddish-language audio books is available for free listening and downloading through a project of the Yiddish Book Center in Amherst, Mass.
New England Natural Bakers , which churns out various granola-based products at its Fairview Street headquarters here, is doing so well that the company is looking to expand, either to another location in Greenfield or one in Deerfield , according to its president.
Dr.Thomas W. Rowland of Longmeadow has recently published his third book, Tennisology: Inside the Science of Serves, Nerves and On-Court Dominance.
After a recent apartment fire in Amherst, 22News did some digging and discovered that in Massachusetts cooking fires account for 35% of all fires in the state.
AMHERST, Mass. - Climate scientists at the University of Massachusetts Amherst recently received a three-year, $595,922 grant from the National Science Foundation to study an extremely thick, immobile area of ice that may once have covered much of the Arctic Ocean during glacial periods, providing new insights into its possible role in, and ... (more)
Parking lots and other underdeveloped sites on the University of Massachusetts campus would be turned into student villages featuring a mix of commercial space and housing built by private developers under preliminary recommendations made by consultants completing a town-gown study.
Amherst News, Events & Info
Updated: Tue Aug 19, 2014 03:07 pm
Copyright © 2014 Topix LLC