Part of the dedication consisted of placing a stone that contains the relics of a saint in the base of the altar, anointing the altar top.
Animals were rescued from a Louisa County farm, with law enforcement describing the conditions as “deplorable.”
Their families watched proudly as the 40 new police officers received their badges.
The 264 pallets of goods were donated at community events in Framingham, Holyoke, Lawrence, Southbridge, and Springfield.
It was their annual Thanksgiving meal at the Tommy Johnson Children & Family Center in Springfield Tuesday afternoon.
The dogs are scheduled to receive some medical treatment and nail trimmings.
The Blackstone police chief says the vehicle appears to have been deliberately targeted and there is no danger to the community.
The dogs were found inside a condemned home on Newton Street in Holyoke.
Holyoke police are investigating an armed robbery on Northampton Street.
Lane closures caused heavy delays in both directions on I-91 in Holyoke.
Snails are taking over the shoreline of a popular St. Pete beach in Florida.
A consumer group called World Against Toys Causing Harm, Inc. (W.A.T.C.H.) has released its list for the “10 Worst Toys of 2017”.
A tractor trailer has become wedged underneath the railroad arch bridge on Main Street.
The driver is now dead, police confirm, and a woman passenger was taken to the hospital.
The Caring Health Center at 1049 Main St. was evacuated Thursday morning.
The Sheriff said between 12 and 14 children were hurt or killed in the church shooting.
Investigators say the former in-laws of gunman Devin Patrick Kelley sometimes attended the church where he killed 26 people Sunday.
Mass Appeal goes into the Lizzie Borden House with a paranormal investigator to find any spirits or ghosts that may still roam the house.
22News viewers continue to send photos of bear sightings in their area.
Half a billion tolling transactions processed. All toll plaza infrastructure removed & road reconstruction to finish soon.