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Archive for August, 2011

BUCKLAND, Mass. (WGGB) — Irene’s rainfall has created a number of problems across the area, including Buckland and western Franklin County. abc40’s Tricia Taskey reports that the Deerfield River is running very high, with it spilling over its… Read more

REGION (WGGB) — Due to the amount of water sent down from Irene, pressure has been added to a number of area dams, creating flooding situations. Mass. State Police Spokesperson Dave Procopio tells abc40 and FOX 6 that in the Berkshire County town… Read more

BOSTON — David Ortiz hit a two-run homer, four Boston pitchers combined on a three-hitter and the Red Sox beat the Oakland Athletics 4-0 on Saturday to complete a sweep of a rain-delayed day-night doubleheader.  In the opener, Jason Varitek hit a… Read more

SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WGGB) — With the onset of Hurricane Irene the Pioneer Valley continues to prepare for weathers version of the Daily Double.Friday many local residents were playing beat the clock, trying to put the finishing touches on the… Read more

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — In a situation like a hurricane, everyone has to stock up on food and emergency items but not everybody has the means to. Fortunately, people have places to get those items inexpensively. “We came here to get some… Read more

Gov. Patrick Declares State of Emergency FRAMINGHAM, Mass. (AP) — Gov. Deval Patrick has declared a state of emergency in Massachusetts and is mobilizing 2,500 members of the National Guard as Hurricane Irene approaches. Springfield… Read more

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. (AP) — Gov. Deval Patrick has declared a state of emergency in Massachusetts and is mobilizing 2,500 members of the National Guard as Hurricane Irene approaches. Patrick told a briefing at the state’s emergency management… Read more

ARLINGTON, Texas — Adrian Gonzalez and the Boston Red Sox powered their way to some payback in Texas. Gonzalez homered twice to give him five in four games, Andrew Miller pitched three-hit ball in a spot start and the Red Sox beat the Rangers 6-0… Read more

REGION, Mass. (WGGB) — Hurricane preparations are underway. People are heading to local hardware stores to stock up to keep themselves and their homes safe from hurricane Irene. FEMA and MEMA recommend you pick up what you need before it’s too… Read more

SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WGGB) — It has been quite a year to remember in the weather department.  Blizzards last winter, a tornado and earthquake this summer.  And now the area is bracing for an impending hurricane.The key to getting through our… Read more

SOUTHAMPTON, Mass. (WGGB) — Western Massachusetts prepares for Hurricane Irene. Residents flocked to area supermarkets to stock up on food supplies. It was busier than normal at the Big Y Supermarket in Southampton on Thursday. When bad weather… Read more

Springfield, MA (WGGB) – Springfield Police are investigating the city’s 15th murder of the year. On Wednesday night, a 16 year old girl was shot in the face at the corner of State & Andrews Streets. She was attacked shortly before 11… Read more

Movie Info: No Rating: Documentary, Musical Release date: April 21, 2009 Running time: 112 minutes Distributed by: Arts Alliance Media Synopsis: “Iron Maiden: Flight 666″ is a revealing portrait of one of the world’s… Read more

Movie Info: PG-13: for sci-fi action and violence and brief sexual content SciFi/Fantasy, Action/Adventure, Drama Release date: May 7, 2009 Running time: 126 minutes Distributed by: Paramount Pictures Synopsis: The greatest adventure of… Read more

*serves about 4   This recipe involves marinating small chicken cubes in spices and batter before frying them as snacks to eat when breaking the fast at sunset. They are generally eaten with spicy coriander chutney. The chicken is marinated in… Read more