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Thinning ice after weekend warm-up

Our mini warm-up over the weekend may have melted some ice in area ponds and lakes. 22News is working for you to make sure you're safe if yo…

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Shelter costs adding to demands on budget

While the homelessness problem in Massachusetts is undeniable, the Senate’s top budget writer says it’s just one of many issues competing fo…

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FAA changing noise mitigation rules

The FAA has modified the criterion for resident participation in the on-going noise mitigation program initiated after F-15 fighter jets wer…

Westfield Police Department

Nude neighbors not charged

No charges were filed after police responded early Sunday in response to a neighbor’s report of persons cavorting outside in their birthday …

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Making school food options healthier

As the White House plans to announce ways of eliminating unhealthy food options at schools, 22News found out that schools in Western Massach…

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Bright Nights success celebrated

Many of us are looking ahead to spring, but Tuesday morning, the Spirit of Springfield looked back at their Bright Nights success this past …