Future of Westover C-5 planes

It's been more than a year since the Pentagon suggested moving eight C-5 cargo planes out of Westover Air National Guard Base; a proposal wh…

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Western Mass. prepares for spring

Western Massachusetts isn't waiting for the perfect weekend to get out of the house and into the garden for some serious growing.

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Rain eases brush fire danger

Last Sunday's fire on Mt. Tom started a week filled with brush fire after brush fire in western Massachusetts.

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US buys $180M in sneakers from MA firm

BOSTON, Mass. (AP) — Massachusetts-based New Balance is getting a big boost from the U.S. Defense Department that announced plans to buy $1…


“Heart Walk” in Forest Park

Local residents gathered in Springfield’s Forest Park Sunday morning for a "Heart Walk", the American Heart Association fundraiser.

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Workers memorial event

Massachusetts workers who were killed, injured or made ill on their job in 2013 will be honored at a special workers memorial event at the S…

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Fans react to Falcons win over Bruins

Coming off an overtime loss in game two, the Springfield Falcons were seeking revenge in their AHL playoff hunt. They took to the ice at the…