Monday Mar 3
Jury acquits Hatfield man of indecent assault
NORTHAMPTON - A Hatfield man charged with sexually assaulting a teenage boy was found not guilty last week after a brief trial in Hampshire District Court.
Proposed gas pipeline prompts concerns
On its way from western Pennsylvania to eastern Massachusetts, a proposed natural gas pipeline will have to cross environmental opposition as well as rivers, woodland and other potential obstacles.
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New Sterling administrator stresses open government
Jeff Ritter has plenty to keep him busy, and a lot of exuberance, as he takes the reins as Sterling's new town administrator.
Holyoke man arrested on I-91 in Hatfield, charged with trafficking cocaine
Police photo of drugs allegedly found in the car of Jorge Vincenty of Holyoke. Vincenty was charged with trafficking cocaine.
Hundreds enjoy Christmas Day at the Manna feast at Edwards Church in Northampton
Turkeys were a little hard to come by for the annual noontime Christmas meal at Edward's Church Wednesday, but Robert C. Saalfrank, who coordinates the Manna Soup Kitchen , still put on a spread that sated the appetites of hundreds both at the church and at home in delivered meals.