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Wall stops cops

A wall and locked gate stymie Westfield cops response to a call.

Lane Construction Co. volunteers haul out trash from the Westfield River dike, including an oversized teddy bear, during the April river cleanup. (Photo submitted to The Westfield News)

Volunteers clean up river

The Westfield River Watershed Association is fortunate to have the help of hard-working volunteers.

Contractors continue to work on the Westfield Columbia Greenway Rail Trail near the Tin Bridge area off South Broad Street. (Photo by The Westfield News/Frederick Gore)

Rail trail funds diverted

The shifting of Transportation Improvement Program funds has Westfield officials concerned about the completion of the Columbia Greenway Rai…

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Massachusetts Teacher of the Year

BELMONT, Mass. (AP) — A Boston-area social studies teacher is being honored as the Massachusetts Teacher of the Year for 2015. The honor for…


EBT cash withdrawals, one year later

The 22News I-Team is following up on an investigation into the state’s welfare department. The state says that they are cracking down on fra…

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Local meals tax approved in Holyoke

You will soon pay a little more to eat at Holyoke restaurants. After debating for nearly one hour, the majority of Holyoke City Councilors v…