Weather Alert // High winds, combined with low humidity will increase the risk of brush fires across western Massachusetts on Thursday, with a Red Flag Warning being issued for Berkshire County.
Palmer’s DPW director was in court Thursday to face charges for his second OUI arrest.
This is the U.S. food and drug administration’s first attempt at regulating e-cigarettes since they went on sale.
The funeral of a 5-year-old boy from Massachusetts who was found dead last week after being missing for months is being delayed, so pathologists for the defense can examine the body.
Marijuana advocates plan to rally at the Statehouse this afternoon
The American Postal Workers Union is expected to protest in front of Staples stores across the country Thursday.
Gov. Deval Patrick is planning to sign a bill designed to build on the state’s 2010 anti-bullying law by strengthening protections for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender students and students with disabilities.
The season for open burning in Massachusetts lasts through the end of April, but the practice isn’t allowed everywhere, and there are some tight rules in place in order to prevent your disposal of yard debris from becoming a brush fire.
A mother gives birth to the biggest baby born at Massachusetts General Hospital in more than a decade.
Three teens face charges for sexting. Police arrested them after they allegedly sent explicit videos of themselves to each other.
The month of April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. 22News found out what the Center for Women and Community is doing to prevent sexual violence among young people.
New information has been made available Wednesday night on the Geriatric Authority of Holyoke which is scheduled to close next month.
Michael Pineda was ejected for using a foreign substance less than two weeks after appearing to get away with it in another game against Boston, and the Red Sox beat the New York Yankees 5-1 on Wednesday night.
The Springfield Falcons post season got off to a strong start. The Falcons beat the Providence Bruins on the road Wednesday night by a score of 3 to 2.
Patriots will appear on 5 nationally-televised games, and open the 2014 season with 4 of their first 6 games on the road.
Massachusetts housing officials say the number of homeless families living in motels is beginning to decline.
A western Massachusetts information technology company wants to make Springfield more attractive to high-tech businesses. Paragus IT has opened “The Tech Foundry” in a downtown high rise building.
Westfield State University is taking Google Maps to the next level: Big Screen and 3D. Students can now virtually visit locations around the world
Construction crews are extending a sewer line across North Road to provide access to two businesses located on the northwest corner of the intersection of Southampton and North roads.
Everyone was invited to stop by the UMass Police Headquarters in Amherst Wednesday night to tour the police department and to meet the police officers and the K-9 unit.