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Archive for May, 2011

By Matthew Cenzon Remodeling an entire bathroom can be one of the most complex jobs of home improvement. Unlike other rooms in your home, you need to consider plumbing and fixtures, and the specialized knowledge that goes along with both. If you… Read more

By Scott Coen: If you follow the local high school sports scene you know all about the success of the Chicopee Comp Boys Volleyball team. Once again the Comp Colts are poised to make another serious run at a WMass Championship.  In fact Comp is… Read more

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(HealthDay News) — Traveling long distances in the car can take a toll on your back. The American Chiropractic Association suggests how to keep back pain at bay during a car trip: Adjust your seat so you’re sitting comfortably close to the… Read more

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(HealthDay News) — Heat rash occurs when an infant’s pores become blocked, usually during hot, humid weather. The University of Maryland Medical Center offers these suggestions to help prevent heat rash: Dress baby in clothes that are… Read more

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Name: Nicole Collins Age: 26 Last known address: 1128 Worcester Street, Springfield Wanted for: Unlicensed or Suspended Operation of a motor vehicle Making a False Statement under Penalty of Perjury Reckless… Read more

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CAUGHT! Name: Kayvon Lovejoy Age: 20 Last known address: 193 Taylor Street, Springfield Wanted for: Assault and Battery Assault with a dangerous weapon (2 counts) Possession of a firearm without an FID… Read more

LOS ANGELES (WGGB) — Dozens of stars gathered Wednesday at the Nokia Theater to watch the ‘American Idol’ Grand Finale, and as they walked into the theater, they stopped along the red carpet to talk to reporters, including abc40 and FOX 6’s… Read more

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Baby boomers continuing to work longer in life before retiring might notice a decrease in income – and the reason for that decrease could be caused by one of the five senses.Untreated hearing loss can decrease a person’s income by as much as… Read more

by Derrick Lang, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) – From that initial moment when Scotty McCreery stepped in front of the “American Idol” judges and bellowed “lock the doors and turn the lights down low” in his deep-beyond-his-years register,… Read more

by Lynn Elber, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — Scotty McCreery won the “American Idol” battle of the fresh-faced country crooners Wednesday, pulling more of a record 122 million-plus viewer votes than competitor Lauren Alaina. “I never in… Read more

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WEDNESDAY, May 25 (HealthDay News) — Older adults who say they’ve had a life-changing religious experience are more likely to have a greater decrease in size of the hippocampus, the part of the brain critical to learning and memory, new research… Read more

TAMPA, Fla. — Martin St. Louis and Teddy Purcell each scored twice, resilient goalie Dwayne Roloson weathered a hat trick by Boston’s David Krejci, and the Tampa Bay Lightning stayed alive in the Eastern Conference finals with a 5-4 win over the… Read more

CLEVELAND (AP) Carl Crawford finally had the kind of game the Red Sox and Boston’s ultra-demanding fans have been waiting for. And it took him just six innings to do it. Crawford, who has struggled badly in his first two months with Boston, went… Read more

LOS ANGELES (WGGB) — Over 125,000 people auditioned and now it’s down to two contestants.  Tuesday night, Lauren Alaina and Scotty McCreery sang to American, in a hope to capture their votes, and become the next American Idol Each contestant… Read more

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(HealthDay News) — Food allergy reactions range from mild to life-threatening, depending on the person. The Nemours Foundation says common warning signs of a milder allergic reaction to food may include: A tight feeling in the throat, or a… Read more