The tropical storm dropped an enormous amount of rain over a short period of time, bridges were lost and some parts of these towns became inaccessible.
The new five-year contract will continue to provide market-competitive wages, benefits and health insurance.
Memorial Day is the unofficial start of summer, and sadly, also starts the 100 Deadliest Days for teen drivers.
Brynn is originally from Longmeadow, but all of western Massachusetts could not have been more proud of her accomplishments.
Greenfield Savings Bank launched their new "micro-loan program" in Turners Falls Wednesday.
Buckland will be reimbursed about $520,000 for the money they spent repairing all the infrastructure damaged during Tropical Storm Irene
Dunkin Donuts shops in Hampden, Hampshire and Franklin Counties are donating money from their sales of medium-sized iced coffee.
West Springfield Fire Lieutenant Michael Dickson told 22News mulch dries out this time of year, and it can catch fire when people toss lit cigarettes from their cars.
The Opportunity Zone Program will encourage tax-free investment in Greenfield's downtown, which the city says will benefit both residents and businesses.
Greenfield City Councilors Brickett Allis and Isaac Mass proposed reducing the salaries of several city employees to help boost thee city's budget.
The Northwestern District Attorney's Office has identified the man killed in a one-car accident in Deerfield Monday morning.
The $895,976 is included in a fiscal year 2018 supplemental budget that is now on the governor's desk for his review and signature.
Post Audit and Oversight Committee Chairman David Linsky released a report highlighting the need for Massachusetts to strengthen its child abuse and neglect protections through mandated reporting reform.
AAA expects 36 million people to travel by car this weekend, nearly 2 million more than 2017.
A fitness group in Greenfield is helping hundreds of people reach their fitness goals.
Superintendent Ruth Miller said declining student enrollment and lack of state funding has contributed to a growing budget deficit.
The car accident happened at 4:40 a.m. Monday morning on Lower Road in Deerfield.
Alexander Ciccolo, of Adams, was arrested in July of 2015.
Western Massachusetts fire departments competed with the New York City Fire Department over a series of volleyball games.
Hundreds of thousands of parking tickets are issued in communities across western Massachusetts every year, but not everyone pays them.