A decrease of $4 million over last year, and a two-year decrease of $17 million.
Westover airmen looked on as Col. Albert Lupenski became commander of the 439th Airlift Wing during a ceremony Sunday morning.
Governor Deval Patrick has announced Massachusetts will not shelter unaccompanied children crossing the nation’s southern border.
22News spoke with local and state officials to get their reactions on Westover no longer being considered to house immigrant children.
The Chicopee Mayor’s office has been informed that Westover is no longer an option to house undocumented immigrant children.
State and local leaders along with people who live in western Mass. are still waiting for more information about the proposal to house undoc…
The 22News I-Team traveled to where they are to find out what, if any, kind of impact they’ve had on the communities.
Patrick said their is nothing to worry about because the children will be housed at secure facilities run and paid for by the federal gov’t.
As rain poured down on them early Sunday afternoon, two dozen concerned citizens from Greater Chicopee protested the possibility of undocume…
Many people across the state were shocked when Governor Deval Patrick announced last week that hundreds, even up to a thousand, children cou…
Patrick says he doesn’t intend to take up Mayor Kos and Rep. Wagner’s offer to discuss his proposal to house immigrant children at Westover.
22News anchor Laura Hutchinson was aboard one of the military’s largest aircraft for a mission over the skies of New England, Thursday.
Things got heated at the State House between pro-immigration advocates and Republican lawmakers. 22News was there for it all.
Mayor Kos and State Rep. Wagner are inviting Gov. Patrick to come to Chicopee as he proposes housing unaccompanied immigrant children at Wes…
Gov. Patrick defended his plan this week, to provide shelter and safety to up to 1,000 refugee children at Westover Air Reserve Base.
See what it’s like to be inside a C-5 aircraft with 22News Reporter Laura Hutchinson.
Gov. Patrick’s proposal to shelter undocumented immigrant children hasn’t been set in stone. 22News looked at the potential living situation…