Hampden District Attorney Mark Mastroianni's nomination for...
The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee has approved Hampden District Attorney Mark G. Mastroianni's nomination as a federal judge .
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Tue Mar 04, 2014
Amanda Plasse case: DNA evidence proved key to investigation of Chicopee murder
SPRINGFIELD - In the weeks before she was found stabbed to death in a pool of blood in her kitchen on Aug. 26, 2011, 20-year-old Amanda Plasse had been the victim of a break-in at her Chicopee apartment.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Photos from Western Massachusetts, Cape Cod and Austria among those...
After Jim Gillen, of Hampden, retired as city editor of The Republican a few years ago, he picked up a camera and started shooting scenic pictures all around Western Massachusetts and Cape Cod .
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Q&A with Transportation Secretary Richard Davey: Davey responds to...
Massachusetts Department of Transportation Secretary Richard A. Davey, center, is seen during a visit to Springfield last year.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee scheduled to discuss federal...
Hampden District Attorney Mark Mastroianni has been tapped to become a federal judge.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Hampden-Wilbraham regional school budget facing $1.2 million deficit, school superintendent said
WILBRAHAM - The Hampden-Wilbraham Regional School District will be facing a $1.2 million deficit in funding the fiscal 2015 school budget, Hampden-Wilbraham Regional School Superintendent M. Martin O'Shea told elected officials Wednesday night.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Hampden Federated looks forward to new pastor
But he also enjoys using technology to communicate God's love and invite people to come together to celebrate that love.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
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Former Pres. Obama aide Eric Lesser to run for Massachusetts State Senate
Eric Lesser, a former aide to U.S. President Barack Obama, announced Tuesday he is running for a State Senate seat in the First Hampden and Hampshire District.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
A few inches east, but most missed out this time
A quick moving but vigorous low pressure area slid south of New England today. This brought several inches of snow to CT, but only eastern areas of Hampden and Hampshire county saw close to 2-3 inches of accumulating snow.
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Big E preps for next winter storm, continues to clear snow
Workers continued to remove snow with dump trucks and bucket loaders from the massive parking lots and fair grounds at the Eastern States Exposition on Tuesday morning.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Editorial: Massachusetts Gaming Commission doing due diligence prior to vote on MGM-Springfield
For the next few months, news from developers of MGM-Springfield 's proposed $800 million casino resort will start to pick up - starting Tuesday when three Western Massachusetts communities will learn whether they are eligible for mitigation funds or not.
Advertising Club of Western Massachusetts offers scholarships for...
Applications will also be available through guidance departments at high schools in Hampden, Hampshire and Franklin counties, or by contacting the Ad Club, 736-2582.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Hampden residents say they have 'regained faith in the process'
A group of residents in Hampden say they have "regained faith in the process" after the Zoning Board of Appeals said the Hampden Country Club has to abide by a 1973 town bylaw requiring a 100-foot buffer between residential homes and the golf course.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Winter Weather Advisory in effect for much of central, Western...
A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for much of central and Western Massachusetts, but a nor'easter sweeping through New England Saturday will drop most of its snow on coastal Massachusetts- the opposite of what the most recent nor'easter did just two days ago.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Holyoke officials stay prepared and continue hoping storm is free of big problems
Main roads in Holyoke like this part of Northampton Street between Dwight and Hampden streets, right, were relatively easy to navigate thanks to snow plowers while side streets like Greenwood Avenue in the Oakdale Neighborhood had yet to be made as passable by late Thursday afternoon.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Hampden man dies in Springfield car crash in Boston Road neighborhood
SPRINGFIELD - A Hampden man died in a car crash at about 1 a.m. Wednesday in the city's Boston Road neighborhood, according to Springfield Fire Department spokesman Dennis G. Leger.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Winter Storm Watch: Up to 12 Inches + High Winds Expected Thurs
Southern New England can expect up to a foot of snow with wind gusts of up to 35 MPH starting Thursday morning.