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Northampton, Mass. (WWLP) - The city of Northampton is planning to remove a dam from the Upper Roberts Meadow reservoir. The city is receiving a $25,000 grant from the state to restore the reservoir. The grant will support the city in the demolition and restoration of the reservoir. The removal of the ...
NORTHAMPTON -- Ten years ago, the Massachusetts Office of dam Safety ordered the city to either fix or remove the Upper Roberts Meadow Dam, touching off a hard-fought neighborhood campaign to save the historic structure. Now a decade-long effort by the city to remove the dam on Chesterfield Road ...

Northampton, Mass. (WWLP) - We had been enjoying mild weather, 22News explains why we've been experiencing such up and down conditions. A mild stretch of weather has gripped western Massachusetts for the past couple of days with highs in the 40s and 50s. That puts the valley at least 10 to ...
"It's critical mass. If people are going to an area for a specific purpose, then there's room for it. I envision a lot of collegial interchange between the other bookshops." The official grand opening of Tim's Used Books is planned for Feb. 16, but the store is open now. After it formally opens, Barry said, he's ...
Northampton, Mass. (WWLP) - A Northampton man said he lost his belongings when the DPW cleared the homeless camp where he was staying. Attorney James Winston said since that man was trespassing, he has no legal grounds to sue. Northampton Mayor David Narkewicz ordered DPW crews to ...

Western Mass Dreamers and Jewish community rally in Northampton to support DREAM Act ... The rally was organized by the Jewish Alliance for Law & Social Action and co-sponsored by Western Massachusetts Jewish organizations as well as the Pioneer Valley workers Center in support of the ...
Northampton, Mass. (WWLP) - The City of Northampton broke up a homeless camp that was located in the woods off Texas Road. Where there used to be tents, chairs, and various other items, is now a sign on a tree that reads, "NO TRESPASSING per the order of the City of Northampton Department of ...
Thursday's rally was co-organized by the city's Pioneer Valley workers Center, a local non-profit that focuses on labor rights and racial justice, and The Jewish Alliance for Law and Social Action chapter of Western Massachusetts, which focuses on spreading Jewish values. Despite icy temperatures, rally ...
NORTHAMPTON -- A waitress who embezzled over $15,000 from the popular restaurant Jake's was sentenced Thursday to three years probation and ordered to ... Antmann, who has no criminal record in Massachusetts and was very close to the owners of the restaurant, does not fit the bill for the typical ...
NORTHAMPTON -- The Department of Public Works cleared out a camp recently occupied by homeless people off Texas Road Tuesday morning, though city officials said the compound had been abandoned at the time it was eliminated. The camp was located on a small, wooded patch of city ...
Northampton, Mass. (WWLP) - Herrell's Ice Cream in Northampton has mastered a new flavor, and it might not be what you'd expect…sour pickles & cream! Staff member Shaolyn Soto holding a cup of Sour Pickles & Cream. Judy Herrell, owner of the ice cream shop, said in a release sent to 22News ...
2/2/2018 -SPRINGFIELD- Congressman Richard Neal hosted a meeting for about 30 area legislatures and Mass Department of Transportation members to ... the CTrail commuter train service north from Springfield to Holyoke, Northampton and Greenfield on the Knowledge Corridor rail line Massachusetts ...
Bill Brough passed on Wednesday evening. He leaves behind his mother, Helen, two daughters, Amanda Brough and Crystal Kane, and granddaughter Lily. Brough was a jeweler and gemologist. He opened Bill Brough Jewelers on Main Street in Northampton in 1978 and spent years making wedding ...
Northampton, Mass. (WWLP) - Starting Thursday night, the Northampton police Department will be welcoming residents to the 2018 citizen police Academy. Participants will learn a wide range of topics including patrol procedures, forensic evidence and more. Thursday night was the first installment of ...
The oxen stood calmly awaiting a command, unfazed by the mass of spectators. Together they wore an impressive elm neck yoke, which Jenkins explained is the most effective way to harness the power of his animals. As Laurie Sanders--co-executive director of Historic Northampton and organizer of the ...
Christa Leigh Steele-Knudslien, center, appears at the first Miss Trans Northampton pageant in 2009 with, from left, Tammy Twotone, Lorelei Erisis, .... is the first known trans woman to be slain in the United States in 2018, and the first woman killed in a Domestic Violence incident in Massachusetts this year.

NORTHAMPTON -- One year ago, thousands of people rallied at the women's March on Washington, and hundreds of communities across the world, including Northampton, held their own marches to advocate for women's rights and social justice for all peoples. On Saturday, women, men and people of ...
NORTHAMPTON -- Nancy Louise (Barrett) Lanning, 91, of Coles Meadow Road, passed away December 16, 2017 at Cooley Dickenson hospital from ... She is survived by sons Stephen B. Lanning (Anne) of nearby Hatfield, MA, Mark R. Lanning (Cindy) of Hendersonville, NC, John's (Todd's) widow, Paris ...
NORTHAMPTON -- Mayor David Narkewicz slammed President Donald Trump over social media Friday after Trump allegedly called Haiti and African nations "s---hole" countries during a meeting with lawmakers on Thursday. The meeting, an Oval Office briefing on a bipartisan immigration deal that Trump ...
Northampton, Mass. (AP) -- A Massachusetts city council has voted to uphold a local ordinance that limits the number of municipally-operated surveillance devices in the city's main business district. The Northampton City Council passed the ordinance last month but Mayor David Narkewicz vetoed it ...
The hearing is being hosted by the two Western Massachusetts members of the task force, Sen. Don Humason, R-Westfield, and Judy Herrell, owner of Herrell's Ice Cream and Bakery in Northampton. "The economics of retailing is becoming much more challenging for most retailers today," Herrell said in a ...
Northampton, Mass. (WWLP) - Now that the holidays are over, western Massachusetts families are disposing of their Christmas trees. Northampton residents dropped off Christmas trees with Department of Public Works employees in the Smith Vocational high school parking lot Saturday morning.
Overnight emergency shelters in Greenfield and Northampton have been packed to the gills as brutally cold temperatures continue to grip the Pioneer Valley. The shelters have 20 beds, but have been hosting around 30 people. Doors are open to anyone in need when temperatures plummet, said ...
Northampton, Mass. (WWLP) - The American Red Cross is opening shelters across western Massachusetts to prepare for the bitter cold that will follow Thursday's storm. 7 Day Forecast. The Red Cross will open a shelter in Northampton on Friday at the Smith Vocational high school, which is located at ...
On a recent afternoon in Northampton, Massachusetts, at a music store called Downtown Sounds, a customer sat near the window, trying out a ukulele. A mother and her teenage son were buying clarinet ... Analysis: After tax Law, $7.5B In Federal Deductions Taken By Mass. Residents Won't Be Available ...
Kathleen McGovern, 63, of Northampton, is accused of 38 counts of larceny over $250 and a single count of making false statements in applications for ... The insurance fraud Bureau of Massachusetts and Massachusetts State Police attached to the Northwestern district attorney's office investigated the ...
NORTHAMPTON -- Two Springfield men are being held without bail after allegedly robbing several people at gunpoint and stealing marijuana and ... The trio were stopped by two Massachusetts State Police troopers on Easthampton Road (Route 141) in Holyoke, and Santiago and Rivera-Cruz were ...
NORTHAMPTON -- Northampton police saw a decrease in the number of overdose deaths and emergency calls about drug overdoses in the city last year over the ... Since 2012, 29 Northampton residents have died from confirmed opioid-related overdoses, according to information from the Massachusetts ...
NORTHAMPTON -- In the midst of the widespread flu season, several patients at Cooley Dickinson hospital who tested positive for the flu have died ... The 2016-17 flu season had a total of 506 laboratory-confirmed cases of flu in western Massachusetts, and so far, in the 2017-18 season, there have been ...
Northampton, Mass. (WWLP) - Two men were arrested after an early morning search of a Northampton apartment led to the discovery of hundreds of bags of heroin. Northampton police Captain John D. Cartledge told 22News 56-year-old Mark Santasania and 47-year-old Michael Lapan are both ...
He is survived by his children, Sharon A. Martin of Northampton, Mass., Stephen Young of Charlestown, Christine E. Young of Northampton, Mass., and James Young and his partner, Ronna Gendron, of Claremont; grandchildren, Michelle Olsen, Heidi Bradway, Christine Martin, Alex Young, Madison ...
NORTHAMPTON -- With the $1.235 million purchase of a Carlon Drive building that closed Friday, domestic violence prevention agency Safe Passage will move into new headquarters next year with an eye toward expanding its services. The move, planned for spring 2018, will bring the agency's offices ...
Public backlash against a proposal by the Northampton police Department to install security cameras in the city's downtown business district has led to legal restrictions on surveillance technology in the city. The City Council passed an ordinance Thursday night that prohibits the use of "surveillance ...
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) - One person was taken to the hospital following an accident involving a scooter and a car in Holyoke Friday morning. Holyoke police Lt. Michael McCoy told 22News the accident happened at the intersection of Northampton and Hitchcock Streets around 11:15 a.m. McCoy said ...
NORTHAMPTON - Northampton Mayor David Narkewicz said this week that he would veto a controversial City Council ordinance that would limit the use of municipally operated security cameras in the city's downtown business district, according to the Daily Hampshire Gazette. The ordinance, which would ...
Northampton, Mass. (WWLP) - A tax work off program is now being offered to residents in Northampton to help them save money. Northampton seniors and veterans can volunteer their time and to earn up to a $1,000 tax credit. The Northampton Senior and Veteran Tax Work-Off program is now ...
NORTHAMPTON -- A woman who worked as an adult literacy teacher in Northampton and several other communities in the Pioneer Valley is being remembered by her co-workers this week as a caring and dedicated instructor. Zoe Rosenthal, 52, of Holyoke, died after being struck by a car while walking ...
NORTHAMPTON - The Northampton City Council plans to vote on a resolution Thursday that advocates for raising the state's minimum wage to $15 per hour. ... In recent years, activist groups in Massachusetts and across the country have advocated for raising the minimum wage, with $15 per hour often ...
Northampton celebrates Pulaski Day, Polish heritage ... The day began with a Mass at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, followed by the parade ...
A billboard advertising New England Treatment Access' medical marijuana is shown on the Massachusetts Turnpike in Chicopee. SUBMITTED ...
Northampton Brewery owner and founder Janet Egelston-Cichy, right ... in the late 1980s to attend the University of Massachusetts Amherst, but ...
NORTHAMPTON- Monday's rain did not dampen the Pioneer ... the urging of Benjamin Franklin -- immigrated to Massachusetts in order to fight ...
Other places proclaiming the second Monday in October indigenous people's Day include Amherst and Northampton in Massachusetts, and ...
Northampton, Mass. (WWLP) - This being Columbus Day weekend, the 24th annual Paradise City arts Festival returned to the 3 County ...
Northampton police Lt. Alan Borowski, pictured in 2012, has been on paid ... The department remains accredited by Massachusetts police ...
Northampton has been awarded a $100,000 grant from the Mass. ... SPRINGFIELD-- The Massachusetts Gaming Commission approved ... City of Northampton, MA.," concluded that Northampton stands to come out short with ...
Northampton, Mass. (WWLP) - Thousands gathered in Northampton Sunday to help victims of Domestic Violence. These people ran in the cold for a mug full of hot chocolate, whcih they received after crossing the finish line at the 14th annual Hot Chocolate Run. The run benefits Safe Passage, ...
Amherst, Northampton, Boston, Cambridge and Somerville were recently on a list of cities federal officials said were not cooperating with the Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency.
Undated photo of U.S. Army Cpl. Jules Hauterman Jr. of Holyoke, Massachusetts. (SUBMITTED PHOTO) ... "They'd like to line the street from there going all the way to the Barry Farrell Funeral Home" at 2049 Northampton St., said James Mahoney, director ...


 

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