Boston Marathon // There are over 36,000 participants in this years Boston Marathon, and there is expected to be over a million people cheering them on. So if you’re there to root someone on or would like to keep track of where they are from home you can do so.
We here at 22News have been humbled by the amazing strength of Boston Marathon bombing victims and first responders. 22News Reporter Kait Walsh met with UMass Amherst Dr. Pierre Rouzier to hear his story of trauma and healing in the past year.
State and local police in the Hampden County town of Wales are searching for someone who ran from them.
Town Meetings in Amherst and Leverett will consider resolutions calling on the federal government to end the use of drones for assassinations and regulate the unmanned aircraft locally.
Many people 22News spoke with say although it’s amazing to be in the city of Boston, it was important to take the time to reflect on last year’s events.
It’s a story that will warm your heart on this Easter Sunday.
For some, going to the Boston Marathon is an annual family tradition, but after the bombings last year, it seems like everyone has their own special reason to be there.
The Agawam Police are asking for your help to arrest a suspected pharmacy robber.
Firefighters have put out a brush fire on Mt. Tom. that burned about 26 acres.
To some, the vintage Easter Parade may no longer seem relevant in today’s society.
But in Holyoke, it’s still alive and well.
Hundreds of people with no other place to go enjoyed Easter Sunday dinner this afternoon at Springfield’s High School of Commerce cafeteria.
Water was delivered to Boston in preparation for the big marathon on Monday.
Parishioners of the Mater Dolorosa Roman Catholic Church in Holyoke held their Easter Sunday service.
Longmeadow High School’s athletic field needs repairs as the result of what police call a drunk driving accident early Sunday morning.
For years a flowering cross has been a vital part of the Easter Sunday Service at Mittineague Congregational Church in West Springfield.
Firefighters are still working to put out a brush fire on Mt. Tom. 22News hiked to the top of the mountain to where the flames were causing firefighters trouble.
Two men were arrested overnight, shortly after Springfield police say they were involved in an armed robbery.
A man is hospitalized from a stabbing at a restaurant in Springfield early Sunday morning.
The Boston Marathon is right around the corner and Sunday, runners who haven’t done so yet, will be able to pick up their bibs.
Marathon runners have spent the past several months training for tomorrow’s big race. 22 News tells you how that affects an athlete’s body.