New bottle deposit law proposed

Environmentalists proposed expanding the state's 30-year-old bottle bill, which places a 5-cent refundable deposit on empty soda, beer and s…

Children receive traditional lenten ashes during a Mass at St. Stanislaus Basilica in Chicopee.

Ash Wednesday marked across WMass

Christians around the world are marking Ash Wednesday; the start of the season of Lent, which leads up to the celebration of Easter.

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RMV fees could increase

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation is looking to close a big budget gap. 22News details how they plan to do that and why it coul…


Springfield roads plagued by potholes

Drivers in Springfield's Sixteen Acres neighborhood alerted 22News to these pothole plagued conditions on Parker Street near the Daniel Brun…

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12 forced out by Hancock St. fire

Twelve people were forced out of a multi-family home in Springfield’s Six Corners neighborhood due to a fire early Wednesday afternoon.

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Water main break in Easthampton

Park Hill Road in Easthampton has re-opened, after being closed for most of the morning due to a water main break.