Amherst concert to benefit Huntington's Disease research
Tomorrow a group of musicians will do what they often do: Donate their time and talents to a good cause.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Severe thunderstorm warning called for Hampden, Hampshire counties
The National Weather Service issued a severe-thunderstorm warning for parts of Hampden and Hampshire counties in advance of a strong storm that is moving into the area.
Hampden District Attorney announces arrest in 1995 murder of woman found in Tolland State Forest
Hampden County District Attorney James C. Orenstein on Wednesday announced the arrest of an Ohio man in connection with the 1995 killing of a woman whose body was found in Tolland State Forest.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Citizens Bank: manufacturing leading growth in Western and Central Massachusetts
Greater Springfield's gross domestic product grew 2.5 percent from 2011 to 2012 to $22.1 billion, the fastest rate of growth of any metro area in New England, according to a report issued recently by Citizens Bank.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Monson Savings Bank planning workshop on health care in retirement
HAMPDEN - Monson Savings Bank will hold a complimentary workshop, "Planning for Health Care in Retirement," featuring expert Kevin Flynn, regional vice president of Monson Savings Bank.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
WMass at risk for severe weather today
Our unsettled weather pattern continues in western Massachusetts, as the region is yet again at risk for strong to severe thunderstorms Tuesday.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Holyoke State Rep. Aaron Vega explains his opposition to lifting charter school cap
As the Massachusetts Senate readies to debate its version of a bill to lift a cap on charter school spending in the state's lowest-performing school districts, State Rep. Aaron Vega of Holyoke explains why he voted against a similar measure in the House.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Holyoke stabbing victim remembered as family man
HOLYOKE - The victim of Sunday morning's stabbing homicide was a husband, the father of two and a dedicated stepfather to his wife's children.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
CBS 3 Springfield
Living on a street in Springfield that has seen gun violence multiple times in broad daylight, Angel Rivera and Leslie Orengo say they fear their city is turning into a war zone.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
CBS 3 Springfield
Springfield teacher sentenced for stealing thousands from school store
The Attorney General's Office said in 2010 Ann Berry, 55, of Springfield, misappropriated funds by taking profits from the Putnam Vocational school store, which she ran.
$50K in scholarships given out by Dunkina Donuts
Fifty young people from across the Pioneer Valley received a big boost for their college savings on Tuesday, thanks to a popular coffee shop chain.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Lions Club using high-tech camera to detect eye problems in children
A high-tech hand-held diagnostic camera is helping a Western Massachusetts civic organization detect eye problems that can hinder children's learning in the classroom.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Another round of showers and thunderstorms expected as Independence...
Parades step off this morning in Chesterfield and Monson. The city's fireworks and accompanying entertainment, however, has been postponed due to the weather and will now be held Saturday, beginning at 7 p.m. A flash flood watch remains in effect for Hampden, Hampshire and Franklin counties through late tonight, according to the National Weather ... (more)
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Severe-thunderstorm warning issued for Pioneer Valley; rain, heavy wind & possibly hail on the way
SPRINGFIELD - The National Weather Service has issued a severe-thunderstorm warning for Hampden, Hampshire and Franklin counties in anticipation of a storm that is moving into the area and bringing with it heavy rain, damaging winds and the potential for hail.
Judge says Matthew Tannen of East Longmeadow cannot have separate...
A Hampden Superior Court judge has ruled 25-year-old Matthew Tannen can be tried for four child sex crimes in the same trial.
Road construction projects set to begin in Hampden
The first road reclamation and paving project on East Longmeadow Road from Commercial Drive to Somers Road begins Monday and should end on Friday.
Hampden, Hampshire counties under Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 3 p.m.
AT 217 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
3,800 still without power following storm; lightning sets Pelham house on fire
SPRINGFIELD - Utility workers were working to restore electric power to roughly 3,800 customers throughout Western Massachusetts in the wake of a powerful thunderstorm that rolled through the region Wednesday afternoon.
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Tue Jul 01, 2014
Putnam Vocational Principal Gilbert Traverso leaving Springfield for job on Martha's Vineyard
Gilbert E. Traverso, principal of Roger L. Putnam Vocational Technical High School in Springfield, is headed to Martha's Vineyard to head the regional high school on the island.