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Those who haven't had the opportunity to travel to Italy will be able to sample a Taste of Italy in the city's South End neighborhood next month. Our Lady of Mt.
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Capt. Mark Sypek said Gabrielle Emerson of Keene, N.H., was arrested after she lost her purse containing a handgun at the fair on Saturday. Someone turned in the purse to security, and Emerson was arrested when she went to reclaim it.
Day three of the Big E at the Eastern States Exposition in West Springfield saw racing pigs, agricultural competitions and Sunday's beautiful weather brought out the crowds to the New England state fair.
The historic square of 18th- and 19th-century buildings gets a bit more traffic on Storrowton Day, held Sunday. On top of the usual cooking and craft-making demonstrations the village has become known for year-round, kids were called to the open green for hoop and sack races.
One of the things I love about fall is the fairs and carnivals. The biggest of them all - where I live at least - is the Big E in West Springfield, Massachusetts.
A pretty good crowd of people were walking on the Avenue of States for the first night, and first Friday night, of the Big E in West Springfield. The Big E is a nearly century-old tradition in western Massachusetts.
Danny "Count" Koker of History Channel's "Counting Cars", the front man for the group Count's 77, performs at the Eastern States Exposition in West Springfield on Friday evening.
One of them is the Matunuck Oyster Bar. There, you'll find freshly shucked oysters grown and harvested by owner Perry Raso.
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - You can tell by the smells, and by the sounds, that the Big E has officially started.
WEST SPRINGFIELD - If your house is in desperate need of repair, you may be in luck: the town is giving money to certain homeowners through the Community Development Block Grant program. There are limits and rules for participation.
A virus that has been dormant for the last few autumn seasons is resurfacing and causing an outbreak, especially among children. Enterovirus 68 is a strain of virus that causes severe respiratory illnesses for children, especially children who have asthma and other lung conditions.
Golf tournament Holyoke - Holyoke Medical Center is sponsoring the 26th annual "Golf Fore Health" tournament on Monday, Sept. 22 with golf at the Springfield Country Club in West Springfield and The Orchards Golf Club in South Hadley.
WEST SPRINGFIELD - Shannon Lyman is fed up with a series of break-ins on the low-income Birch Park Circle, and she wants the police to do more to find whoever's responsible before more people lose their life savings. That's what Lyman said happened to her in the early-morning hours of Saturday, Sept.
West Springfield Police told 22News they received their first reports of a bear sighting in the Saint Thomas Cemetery around 9:30 Wednesday morning. Sgt. Nolan Ryan said reports continued most of the day as the bear roamed through Smyrna Street and Greenleaf Avenue, eventually making its way to Janet Street.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 06:25 pm
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