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Hometown Heroes: Ultimate Sports Program

8 years ago Steve Berube of Westfield began a sports program for both disabled and able bodied children. The Pioneer Valley Red Cross has se…


Joint Rule 10 Day on Beacon Hill

Legislative committees had until Wednesday to decide which bills would advance to the floor, also known as “Joint Rule 10.”


State Senate passes anti-bullying bill

The state Senate has overwhelmingly approved a bill that would strengthen anti-bullying laws. 22News tells you what changes lawmakers are lo…

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Monson unveiling downtown wall art

The town of Monson continues its recovery from the June first, 2011 Tornado. 22News previewed the downtown art wall being unveiled on Saturd…

Jose Cosme (L) & Savier Cosme (R) (Photo Credit: The Westfield News)

Brother takes rap, gets probation

A Westfield man escaped prosecution when his brother took the rap for ten pounds of marijuana city police found when they searched their apa…

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Massachusetts Trial Court not hiring

The state’s Trial Court has instituted a hiring freeze on probation and court security officers after it fumbled a key reform in the Legisla…


16 years drought ends for UMass today

UMass will play Tennessee in the NCAA basketball tournament on Friday afternoon. It is the first time the Minutemen have been back in the NC…

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Accident on 291 in Springfield

Both lanes have been reopened after an accident this morning closed one lane on 291 in Springfield Westbound. The accident happened just bef…