Damage to Mount Tom from the microburst, 48 hours later. As seen from Hendrick St. in Easthampton.

Microbursts – what are they?

As microbursts appear to happen more often in the area, cities like Westfield are creating plans to help offset whatever damage may occur fr…

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, right, shakes hands with Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump at the start of the presidential debate at Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y., Monday, Sept. 26, 2016. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Presidential debate recap

Voters got a chance to see Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump go head to head for the first time.