GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) — An art professor at a prestigious women's college in Massachusetts charged with using a rock, fire poker and garden shears to attack a colleague was ruled dangerous by a...
GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A former Massachusetts police sergeant has been convicted of vehicular homicide for his role in an on-duty crash that claimed the life of a New Hampshire man.
GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Jurors in the vehicular homicide trial of a former Massachusetts police sergeant are scheduled to resume Monday in Franklin Superior Court.
GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts man charged with killing a 26-year-old woman whose body was found outside a wastewater treatment plant has been held without bail after pleading not...
GREENFIELD, Ind. (AP) — Weather is believed to be a factor in a Monday collision between an SUV and a pickup truck that killed a woman and her adult son along a central Indiana road following a...
GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts department store that’s been in business for 137 years is shutting down.
Kevin O’Neil, president of Wilson’s Department Store in Greenfield, tells...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Cutbacks at two central Indiana factories are costing nearly 300 workers their jobs.
Indianapolis-based apparel maker Motionwear has notified state officials that it...
GREENFIELD, Ind. (AP) — A state audit has found that three former central Indiana school administrators were overpaid by more than $650,000 during a nine-year period.
GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Authorities are investigating the death of a Vermont man at a Massachusetts jail.
The Northwestern district attorney's office says the 35-year-old Jamaica, Vermont...
GREENFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A Kansas truck driver alleges in a lawsuit that two rail cars were "uncontrolled" when they struck his semi as he drove over a stretch of unmarked tracks in southwest...
GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Thousands of volunteers across four states are helping to clean the Connecticut River basin.
The 23rd annual Connecticut River Conservancy's Source to Sea Cleanup...
BOSTON (AP) — State transportation officials are restoring 21 historic road markers installed nearly 80 years ago to mark the 300th anniversary of the founding of the Massachusetts Bay Colony...
GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A rural jail is set to become Massachusetts' first correctional facility to dispense methadone to inmates for opioid addiction treatment.
GREENFIELD, Ind. (AP) — A suburban Indianapolis prosecutor has resigned from the elected post after avoiding jail time in a domestic abuse case.
BERNARDSTON, Mass. (AP) — Massachusetts State Police have arrested a Vermont woman they say was carrying 1,100 bags of heroin in her car.
Police say 27-year-old Ashley Cloutier of Bellows...
GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts man who authorities say tried to kill his sister and brother-in-law by cutting their throats has been sentenced to up to eight years in prison.
GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) — The Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources has extended the deadline for public comment on changes to regulations for using fuel from felled trees as a source of...
SHELBURNE, Mass. (AP) — Authorities say a 14-year-old Massachusetts girl who suffered traumatic brain injuries when an off-road vehicle she was riding rolled on top of her in New Hampshire has...
GUILFORD, Vt. (AP) — It's been almost eight years since Tropical Storm Irene swept across Vermont, leaving devastation in its wake.
One of the hardest hit areas in southern Vermont was the...
GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Authorities say carbon monoxide poisoning is to blame for the deaths last winter of two people found in a tent in an area known as a campsite for homeless...
GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts man has pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the death of his girlfriend's 10-year-old autistic and deaf son.
GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts man convicted of killing his girlfriend and trying to kill her son has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole.
NEW CASTLE, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say a 32-year-old man who died after an exchange of gunfire with a sheriff's deputy along Interstate 70 in eastern Indiana didn't have a license for the handgun...
BOSTON (AP) — A New Hampshire man charged with stabbing a Massachusetts state trooper after a multi-state car chase is heading to trial later this year.
SUNDERLAND, Mass. (AP) — Authorities have released the name of the man found dead near a popular hiking area in western Massachusetts last weekend, but the death remains under...
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts hospital group has announced it will close multiple behavioral health units as part of a plan to open a new behavioral health hospital.
Baystate Health said Monday the new hospital will increase capacity by more than 30 percent for inpatient behavioral health care for adults, adolescents and children.
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GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Authorities in Massachusetts say two people have been found dead in a tent in an area known as a camp site for homeless people.
A spokeswoman for the Northwestern district attorney says a man and woman were found Monday afternoon in a wooded area behind a McDonald's in Greenfield.
GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Police have identified a 20-year-old woman who was struck and killed by a sport-utility vehicle on a highway in northern Massachusetts.
State police say Nyka Sanders, of Greenfield, was struck Wednesday night in the right travel lane of Interstate 91 northbound in Greenfield.
WOBURN, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts man charged with sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl he met on a chat website is scheduled to go in trial in January.
The Recorder reports that 27-year-old Raymond Phelps, of Bernardston, faces charges of rape of a child and enticement of a child under the age of 16 in Middlesex Superior Court starting Jan. 8.
GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) — "Think my friends when this you see
How my wife has dealt by me
She in some oysters did
Some poison for my lot and share
Then of the same I did partake
And nature yielded to its fate
Before she my wife became
Mary Felton was her name."
Stories lurk in graveyards throughout Franklin and Hampshire counties, and throughout New England as a whole.
GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Authorities have released the name of the man struck and killed by a vehicle in Greenfield.
The Northwestern district attorney identified the man struck at about 7:15 p.m. Monday as 66-year-old Ivan Doncev.
GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Police in Greenfield are investigating the death of a pedestrian struck by a vehicle while crossing a city street.
Chief Robert Haigh Jr. said officers responded to the scene at about 7:15 p.m. Monday.
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GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Amateur paleontologists can head to western Massachusetts this weekend for the Great Greenfield DinoFest.
The second annual festival Saturday celebrates the Pioneer Valley's dinosaur history by blending history, science, and art for a day full of activities. The area is famous for its dinosaur fossils.
The event is a partnership between the Pocumtuck Valley Memorial Association and Piti Theatre.
GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Thousands of volunteers helped collect an estimated 50 tons of trash from the Connecticut River and its tributaries in four states last week.
Organizers of the Connecticut River Conservancy's 22nd Source to Sea Cleanup say the trash collected last Friday and Saturday in New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts and Connecticut included nearly 1,000 tires, junked cars and even a 1,500-gallon fuel tank.
GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Thousands of volunteers are expected to gather along the banks of the Connecticut River in four states later this week to pick up tons of trash.
The Connecticut River Conservancy's 22nd annual Source to Sea Cleanup is scheduled to start Friday and continue Saturday.
DEERFIELD, Mass. (AP) — An 18-year-old Massachusetts man is facing an animal cruelty charge after his malnourished and flea-infested dog was abandoned last month in 100-degree heat.
GREENFIELD, Ind. (AP) — A central Indiana sheriff has a novel solution for jail overcrowding: lock inmates up in semi-trailers.
Hancock County Chief Deputy Brad Burkhart tells WXIN-TV in Indianapolis that a manufacturer in Missouri builds specialty trailers that could house about 100 inmates.
MORRISTOWN, Ind. (AP) — A central Indiana company has finished repairing nearly two dozen headstones that vandals damaged in cemetery dating to the early 1800s.
The 22 headstones toppled, broken or otherwise damaged at the Davis-Bennet Cemetery in Morristown included one belonging to a Revolutionary War veteran and his wife.
Four juveniles allegedly damaged the headstones, causing nearly $10,000 in damage to the markers at the cemetery 25 miles (40 kilometers) southeast of Indianapolis.
GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) — More than 20 homeless people who have been camping for weeks in a town common in northern Massachusetts are being ordered off the property by local officials.
Greenfield officials say they will be issuing an order Friday for the people to leave the town common by Aug. 20. The local Board of Health approved the order Wednesday, citing health and safety concerns.