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Fallout Continues Over Cosby Allegations

The fallout continues as 3 more women allege that comedian and Western Mass resident Bill Cosby sexually assaulted them years ago

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BID Meeting Not Open To The Public

A meeting of select business leaders called by Mayor David Narkewicz will not be open to the public

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Northampton Mayor Holds Post-Bid Meeting

Northampton Mayor David Narkewicz meets with members of the downtown business community today

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Peter Pan Cafe in Easthampton Seized By DOR

The Peter Pan Cafe on Pleasant Street in Easthampton has been seized by the Department of Revenue

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Patrick Proposes Local Aid Cuts

Governor Deval Patrick is proposing cuts in local aid as part of a package to bridge a 329-million-dollar budget shortfall

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Amherst Teachers Protest Gag Order

Amherst Regional School teachers and staff have been advised not to comment publicly regarding a discrimination complaint filed against the district by a former teacher

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BID Opponents Offer To Pay For Northampton Holiday Lights

Opponents of the Northampton Business Improvement District have offered to pay for downtown holiday lighting

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Northampton Man Charged With Domestic Assault

A Northampton man is held without bail pending a dangerousness hearing

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Greenfield to Decide Whether to Split Tax Rate

Greenfield town council will decide tonight whether to split the tax rate, charging businesses more

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Friendly’s To Offer Five-Cent Ice Cream

Friendly's is offering five-cent ice-cream cones on November 28th

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MGM pays $85M Massachusetts casino license fee

MGM has paid Massachusetts a required $85 million gambling licensing fee for its $800 million Springfield casino

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Homeless Man Denies Easthampton Robbery Charges

Easthampton Police have made an arrest in connection with the attempted armed robbery at the 7-Eleven in Easthampton Friday morning

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UMass Amherst Gets Big EPA Grant

A UMass professor has been award a federal grant for his innovative drinking water research

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Amherst School Committee Meeting Postponed

An Amherst School Committee meeting originally scheduled for tonight has been postponed because it was not properly posted

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BID Request For More Time Challenged

Plaintiffs are opposing a motion by the Northampton Business Improvement District asking for more time to disband

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WMECO Customers Face Steep Hike

Western Mass Electric Company customers will likely be paying 29 percent more to keep the lights on starting next year

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State Reps Plan Pipeline Fight

A group of lawmakers are lining up to fight the Kinder Morgan Tennessee Gas Pipeline

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Man Hurt In Ehamp Rollover Accident

A man is seriously hurt after a rollover accident in Easthampton

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Hundreds Remember Dan Yacuzzo

Northampton businessman Daniel Yacuzzo has been remembered at a memorial service

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Winter Weather Advisory for Monday Morning

A winter weather advisory is in effect for Hampshire, Franklin, Hampden and Berkshire counties until 1pm Monday

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