A Hampshire Superior Court jury deliberated for 12 hours before yesterday afternoon finding Adam Liccadi guilty on three of four counts of aggravated rape.
Jose Rubet of Springfield was arrested August 22 after allegedly leading officers on a high-speed chase into Agawam. He was arrested and taken to lockup, where he later produced a knife which he waved at officers before escaping through an emergency exit.
Around 50 Hotel Northampton workers marched through downtown Tuesday night to announce their intention to bargain collectively. The group attempted to present their union petition to hotel owner Mansour Ghalibaf, who refused to come out of his office to accept it.
Attorney General Maura Healey has cleared a total of 23 potential 2016 state ballot questions, including one which would legalize marijuana for recreational use.
Possibly posing problems for boaters who don't pay attention, a lack of rain this summer has resulted in extremely low river levels.
The jury deciding the fate of rape suspect Adam Liccardi resumes deliberations Wednesday morning
FERC says since this is a pre-filing, the deadline for comments on the pipeline environmental impact statement is flexible
Amherst Town Manager John Musante and UMass Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy announce creation of the University--Town of Amherst Collaborative
The DAR State Forest in Goshen will close for the season Monday, while repairs are made to the dam on Highland Lake
Lower gas prices and an improving economy could translate into the busiest Labor Day weekend travel in seven years
Animal control officers raided the home on 99 Champlain Street and found multiple dogs, cats, birds and a variety of mice and other vermin.
Closing arguments were held yesterday in the trial of the third of four defendants accused of raping a UMass coed freshman in her dorm room in 2012.
Local victims of drug overdoses were remembered at a series of Monday events held on “International Overdose Awareness Day.”
City officials aren’t saying why Gregory Nuttleman has been relieved of his duties.
The Amherst Selectboard has voted to finally go along with resident Larry Kelley’s request that the flags be flown annually.
Greenfield's efforts to pass a new sex offender residency bylaw are over before they had a chance to get started
Adam Liccardi is expected to testify on this final day of evidence before the jury gets the case
David Steven Guasp of Springfield is the city's 14th homicide of the year
The group most recently donated cash toward a project to upgrade the Whateley Elementary School playground
Amherst For All is looking to create a charter commission which they hope leads to a town government that's more responsive to residents' needs