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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)
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Tue Apr 22, 2014
Arraignment of Longmeadow woman charged in football field crash postponed until April 30
The arraignment of a Longmeadow motorist who allegedly crashed through a fence and tore up part of Longmeadow High School's practice football field has been postponed until April 30. Whitney Harrington, 38, was scheduled for arraignment in Springfield District Court on Tuesday after being charged with operating under the influence of alcohol ... (more)
Mon Apr 21, 2014
CBS 3 Springfield
Springfield police investigate fraud call
Police in Hampden are warning area residents after receiving a call of a scam by someone claiming to be a police officer.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Hampden police issue 'scam alert' after town resident...
HAMPDEN - Police here have issued a scam alert after a resident recently received a phone call from someone claiming to be a Springfield police officer, who reportedly asked for bail money for an incarcerated subject.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Women's Fund makes call for '100 Good Men'
They may be called the Women's Fund of Western Massachusetts, but the foundation dedicated to helping women and girls in Western Massachusetts knows that men are a crucial part of the group's mission as well.
Hampden Police Department to host series of open house sessions...
This rendering of the proposed Hampden police station appears on the Hampden Police Department's Facebook page.
Ware residents complain about Palmer Motorsports Park under construction
Construction of a 2.3 mile, $20 million, road-racing course - known as Palmer Motorsports Park - is raising concerns among some Ware residents.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Ex-Brimfield treasurer Kirsten Weldon denies embezzlement charges at...
SPRINGFIELD - Kirsten Weldon, the Brimfield elected treasurer who abruptly resigned in April 2013 while an audit of town accounts was under way, denied two charges of embezzlement by a municipal officer at her arraignment in Hampden Superior Court Wednesday.
Shawn Allyn, candidate for Hampden DA, discusses decision to come out as gay man
Attorney Lisa A. Ball-Russo, left, with her son, Michael J. Russo IV, 10 months, and Shawn Allyn, her law partner and ex-husband, at the Holyoke Massachusetts law firm of Allyn & Ball, PC.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
CBS 3 Springfield
Flood warning for Hampden, Hampshire, Franklin counties
The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning beginning Wednesday morning as more rain continues to move across western Massachusetts.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Cynthia Simison: Former Westfield state Rep. Cele Hahn, served 4th...
This 1997 photo shows Cele and Curt Hahn, then owners of WNNZ radio in the studio at the radio station.
Volunteers usher in Passover with delivery of 260 kosher food bags
Passover starts at sundown on April 14, but volunteers, through Jewish Family Service of Western Massachusetts' Passover Project, have already paid tribute to the eight-day festival, celebrating the liberation of the Israelites from bondage in ancient Egypt.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Golf pro David DiRico honored as Connecticut Section PGA Professional of the Year
Grand opening and ribbon cutting of Dave DiRico's Golf and Racquet Center. Here, Dave and his wife Joann talk with State Senator James Welch during a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the store.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Shawn Allyn, candidate for Hampden DA, plans to fight judge's ruling assailing his ethics
Shawn Allyn, a candidate for Hampden County District Attorney who recently was ejected from a homicide case by a judge who called Allyn's ethics into question, said he will fight the ruling.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Edward Wright, convicted of Springfield murder in 1984 death of Penny ...
BOSTON - The attorney for Edward G. Wright , who was convicted nearly 30 years ago for the 1984 murder of Penny Anderson, will argue before the state Supreme Judicial Court on Thursday morning in a new attempt - his fifth - for a new trial.
Garden news: April 9, 2014
Garden club scholarships Monson - The Monson Garden Club has announced that applications for its high school and college scholarships are now available to students who are continuing their education in any branch of the life, natural or environmental sciences.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
New police station proposed in Hampden
HAMPDEN - Voters at the April 28 annual Town Meeting will be asked to consider an article on the Town Meeting warrant approving $2.975 million for a new police station.
Incoming Springfield Police Commissioner John Barbieri hopes to...
Incoming Springfield police commissioner John Barbieri listens to questions from reporters and editors at The Republican Friday, April 4, 2014.
PGA of America CEO Peter Bevacqua: Club pros working harder, valued now more than ever
Before you give your local golf pro a hard time about the Florida tan or a long winter off, remember what he or she did to earn it - long days, long weeks and long-lasting impact on the game of golf.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Hampden shed burns down with fuel tank inside
When firefighters arrived at the fire at about 3:30 p.m. they found the shed at 321 Wilbraham Road mostly engulfed in flames.