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Short and long term pothole fixes

Our mini stretch of dry weather has allowed some communities, like Easthampton, to try a relatively new treatment for potholes.

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Reddit co-founder speaks at UMass

The co-founder of the website Reddit.com, a multi-billion dollar business, visited UMass Amherst Sunday night to encourage students to utili…

Massachusetts' Chaz Williams, left, drives to the basket as Fordham's Bryan Smith, right, defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, in Amherst, Mass. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

UMass defeats VCU at sold out game

It was a back and forth game in Amherst, but the Minutemen pulled out an exciting win over the VCU Rams by a final score of 80 – 75.