Newspaper Editor Says He Was Fired After Seeking Pay Equity For WomenThe Pulitzer Prize-winning editor of a Massachusetts newspaper group says he has been fired for seeking pay equity for women in the newsroom, but his publisher says that is not true.
Troopers Pull Driver From Burning Car After Northampton ChaseA man was rescued from his burning car by Massachusetts State Police troopers after they say he led them on a high-speed chase on Route 91 that also left a construction contractor injured and a cruiser heavily damaged.
Oprah Winfrey Tells Smith College Grads To Seek Fulfillment In ServiceThe author, actress and former talk show host addressed more than 600 graduates Sunday at the college's 139th commencement in Northampton, Massachusetts. She was among five women who received an honorary degree from the women's liberal arts school.
Thousands Expected At Pro-Marijuana 'Extravaganja' FestivalThousands of people are expected at an annual pro-marijuana event in western Massachusetts even though recreational pot use has been legalized in the state.
Northampton Police Stop 'High Five Fridays' ProgramIt was supposed to be a way for police to build positive relationships with the students--but the program was stopped after parents complained it might made some students uncomfortable.
Northampton Police Nab Rooster, Suspects After Break-InTwo suspects in a weekend break-in at a Massachusetts convenience store had a fowl accomplice.
Milton, Melrose Make WalletHub's List Of Best Small Cities In USSeveral Massachusetts cities ranked high on WalletHub's 2016 Best Small Cities in America list.
Raccoon Rescued From Sewer Drain In NorthamptonA raccoon was rescued from a sewer drain at the VA Medical Center in Northampton.
Northampton Police Officer Pays For Driver's GasA police officer in Western Massachusetts is getting high praise after he helped a driver out of a jam.
Community Mourns Loss Of Orlando Shooting Victim With Northampton TiesNorthampton residents are mourning the loss of a former resident who was killed in the deadly Orlando gay club shooting.
Amherst Police: Pit Bull Attacks Officer Conducting Security CheckAn Amherst police officer conducting a security check was knocked to the ground and bitten by an unleashed pit bull.
Phantom Gourmet: Breakfast At Jake's In NorthamptonWhat do you get when take two world class chefs, and put them in charge of an old school greasy spoon? You get something that is way beyond your average breakfast.