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11 hrs ago | The Recorder
Whately is among the latest communities selected for the next round of a state program that encourages installation of small-scale solar electric systems through group purchasing by homes and businesses.
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18 hrs ago | EurekAlert!
Though recent studies focus on climate change impacts on intensity and frequency of tropical cyclones, a new review shows that sea level rise and shoreline retreat are the 2 more certain factors expected to drive an increase in future flood risk UMass Amherst geosciences graduate student Christine Brandon, left, and Jon Woodruff, survey sediments ... (more)
22 hrs ago | CBS Local
In some places they're so thick it's like paint on your house, or a carpet on your lawn; they're winter moths and they're back.
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NORTHAMPTON - At the direction of Mayor David J. Narkewicz, a special prosecutor retained by the city to pursue a civil disorderly conduct charge against Jonas Correia has dropped the charge, ending a case that provoked public outrage when a video of Correia's arrest by Northampton police went viral.
Whenever I'm having a bad day, or am so stressed out that I can feel the bags growing under my eyes, there is one book series that I always turn to for comfort.
Strike up the University of Massachusetts marching band. There have been few announcements more momentous than last week's that the University of Massachusetts will soon open a satellite outreach center in the heart of downtown Springfield.
The 26th annual "Christmas in November" craft fair takes place Nov. 30, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., in St. Patrick's Social Center on Main and School streets.
Scott G. Lesure and Sally J. Rice to Hoff Family Trust, Survivors Trust Trust A, of Salinas, CA, Mary F. Hoff, trustee, 81 Baptist Corner Road, $165,000.
Services are rendered and no arrests are made. n 2:45 p.m.: Jordan Lee Keele-Williamson, 29, of Robbins Avenue, is arrested by police and is charged with breaking and entering in the daytime for a felony, larceny from a building, possessing burglarious instruments and vandalizing property.
AMHERST - One of the major property owners in downtown Amherst has added to his portfolio, buying the building at 32-36 Main Street for $1.4 million Amherst Building LLC, owned by Barry Roberts , closed on the deal with Amherst Realty Co.