Consumers beware when using checks

It may not be the most popular way you pay, but you must be mindful when using and ordering checks just the same. 22News is working for you …

New program to help former criminals

There’s a new opportunity to help former criminals get off the streets and into the workforce. 22News was at the launch of a program called …

New anti-smoking ads to target teens

The Food and Drug Administration is launching a new multi-million dollar anti-smoking campaign. 22News looks at who those ads will be target…

Wetter, more dense snow expected

It’s been a snowy start to February for western Massachusetts and this upcoming winter storm looks to have snow of the slightly wet and heav…

Woman charged with animal cruelty

A woman is facing a felony charge of cruelty to an animal after she allegedly poured bleach over her boyfriend’s dog and left the dog to soa…

Toy gun scare caused school lockdown

A Springfield high school was briefly put on lockdown Tuesday afternoon, after a young man carrying what turned out to be a pellet gun was s…

Mountain Road to close for storm

In preparation for Wednesday’s snowstorm, officials are planning to close the main roadway linking Holyoke and Easthampton.

Back to work for Rintala case jurors

One week after the end of closing arguments, jurors will continue deliberations Tuesday in the murder retrial of Cara Rintala.