8 hrs ago
Jane Kaufman: Navigating on the road just isn't as fun or easy as it used to be
In this Tuesday, May 8, 2012 photo, a traditional road map of the Pittsburgh area and one showing the same region on an iPad are seen placed together in Moreland Hills, Ohio.
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12 hrs ago
Chicopee officials select five military veterans to become new police officers
City Council President George Moreau, Acting Police Chief Thomas Charette, Mayor Richard J. Kos and City Clerk Keith Rattell with the five new police appointees.
14 hrs ago
Chicopee police: Report of Emerson Street break-in leads to arrest of ...
CHICOPEE - A report of a car being broken into on Emerson Street Monday night led to the arrest of a 42-year-old man on heroin, cocaine and other charges.
16 hrs ago
National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day April 26
The National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, that allows for the disposal of pill, as well as patch, medication, will be held at various locations on April 26, from 10 to 2 p.m. This is the eighth time in three years the public has been invited by the government to "rid their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted ... (more)
20 hrs ago
Family Tree: Springfield North End neighborhood welcomed Jewish immigrants to city
Congregation Beth Israel, also known as the Gray's Avenue synagogue, was Springfield's first synagogue.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Suit representing women inmates in Chicopee argues men videotaping...
A federal judge heard arguments Tuesday in a class action lawsuit brought by 178 former and current inmates at the Western Massachusetts Women's Correctional Center against Hampden County Sheriff Michael J. Ashe and an assistant superintendent.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Hearing in Teddy Bear Pools lawsuit against Eastern States Exposition ...
The final day crowd from the 2013 Big E in this file photo by staff photographer Michael Beswick.
Chicopee Notes: Spaghetti supper for Women's Club; Senior Citizen trips
The Senior Center Travel Club will sponsor a trip to Canada. Here the provincial flag of Quebec features four white fleurs-di-lis CHICOPEE - A spaghetti supper to benefit the charitable programs of the Chicopee Falls Women's Club will be held from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., May 6 at the Knights of Columbus, Elder Council 69 on Granby Road.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Holyoke brush fire burns 26 acres on the former Mount Tom Ski Area
Photographer Christopher Evans posted this photo of a brush fire on Holyoke's Mount Tom to his personal Twitter account.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Fire to Chicopee home causes $85,000 damage; family displaced
This is an update of a story originally posted at 1:10 p.m. CHICOPEE - A home at 247 Langevin St. Saturday afternoon sustained an estimated $85,000 damage from an accidental fire started by burning incense left unattended, according to a fire official.
Langevin Street home destroyed by Saturday morning fire
Fire totaled a Cape-style home at 247 Langevin Street in Chicopee Saturday causing more than $100,000 in damage but there were no injuries.
Raccoon bites three in Fairview section of Chicopee, two victims...
A raccoon strongly suspected of being rabid bit three people in Chicopee's Fairview section Saturday morning, police Sgt.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Dina Rudick /Globe staff magazineTaking the shackles off pregnant prisoners
WHEN HER LABOR STARTED in the middle of the night, Benidalys Rivera's contractions were painful and regularly three minutes apart.
Holy Thursday procession brings together teens from area youth groups
CHICOPEE -Holy Thursday, the Thursday before Easter, commemorates the day Jesus ate his last supper with his disciples--instituting the Eucharist--and washed their feet before his arrest and crucifixion.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Club Scout: Uno in Springfield unveils summer courtyard series lineup
Beginning April 28, Uno Chicago Bar and Grill in Springfield will start its live music summer courtyard series featuring a cornucopia of music.
Chicopee Comprehensive High students walk to prevent suicide
Chicopee Comphrehensive High students Damian Heroux and Kaitlyn Herzig organized a walk for suicide prevention at the school.
Editorial: World Kielbasa Festival puts Chicopee on the map
Named for the iconic sausage, the celebration was started by the Fireball Club in 1974 and peaked in the 1980s when 65,000 people visited the parking lot behind the Fairfield Mall to find Polish delights of all kinds.
Chicopee City Council approves repaving of 3 streets
CHICOPEE - Three streets off Burnett Road that have been torn up for a storm drainage improvement project will be completely resurfaced instead of getting a basic repaving.
Leigha Neiford pleads guilty to charges from four robberies or...
Leigha Neiford , 26, was sentenced Thursday to four to six years in state prison followed by three years probation after admitting to 10 charges relating to attempted robberies, assaults or armed robberies at four locations.