Simply put, the 40 Force is WGGB and our neighbors, working together to make a difference in Western Massachusetts. It’s our commitment to support the community by pooling our resources with the collective knowledge and know-how of the Pioneer Valley.

In case you missed any of our segments over the last several weeks, click on any of the links below for a look back:

40 Force: Stroke Awareness

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May 29th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) – It’s been called the silent killer and it’s the leading cause of death here in the US. The 40Force teamed up with area doctors Thursday night to keep you informed about strokes. We had a group of doctors here...

40 Force: Legal Line

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May 19th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Getting answers to legal questions can often be a long and complicated process. Legal matters can be a luck of the draw. They can be a great boon...or a huge bust. Tonight, the 40 Force will help make it...

40 Force: Trash or Treasure

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May 12th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Do you have an old toy, a piece of furniture, or even a work of art that may be worth thousands? Today, the 40 Force helped you get an idea of what that item might be worth. Throughout the day, a steady...

40 Force: Unclaimed Cash

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May 5th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- The Commonwealth is holding onto billions of dollars in money and property that might belong to you. Perhaps it's from a leftover, old bank account, or an insurance policy, or items forgotten in safe deposit...

40 Force: Donation Day

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April 28th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- April is National Donate Life Month and Monday, the 40 Force helped you become a donor. Today, representatives from Life Choice were be here at our studios in Springfield to help you sign up to be an organ...

40 Force: Shred It!

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April 14th, 2014
(WGGB) -- There were plenty of reasons to come out to our 40 Force: Shred It! event on Monday, but most importantly, it served as a way to keep your sensitive information safe. We invited you our viewers to stop by our station parking lot...

40 Force: Unlocking Autism

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April 7th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Autism is hitting home and the 40 Force is here to help you get answers. What are the warning signs and common misconceptions? Tonight, we will have a panel of experts to take your calls and answer your...

40 Force: Cyber Scams

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April 1st, 2014
SPRINGFIELD (WGGB) -- They can wreak all sorts of havoc on your home and work computer. From campaigns that hijack your computer files to phishing e-mails that steal your money and security, don't be fooled this April Fool's Day.  You can...

40 Force: Hammer Time!

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March 24th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- This is the year you're going to tackle those home repairs and renovations, but where do you start? Are you taking the proper steps to get the most value? What about tools and legal...

40 Force: E-Cycling

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March 17th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) - The 40 Force went green this St. Patrick's Day as we teamed up with Environmental Integrity, LLC. to recycle your old electronics. For over six hours, a countless number of you came down to our Liberty...

40 Force: Elder Care

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March 10th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — Your parents are getting older and caring for them can be challenging. The 40 Force is here to help. Monday night , we had a panel of experts here to take your calls and answer your questions on assisted...

40 Force: Colon Cancer

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March 3rd, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- When it comes to cancers that affect both men and women, colorectal cancer is the second deadliest in the United States. There are a lot of questions when it comes to the disease. Tonight, we had a panel of...

40 Force: 7K in 7 Days to Benefit TJO

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February 26th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Over the last week, we asked you to take part in the 40 Force: 7K in 7 Days Challenge, to help raise money for the Thomas J. O'Connor Animal Control and Adoption Center. We reached our goal a day early, which...

40 Force: Women’s Heart Health

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February 25th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Did you know heart disease is the number one killer of women? The 40 Force is here to help answer your heart health questions. Tonight, we had a panel of experts from the Baystate Medical Center Heart and...

40 Force: Credit Check

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February 24th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- They're pieces of your financial life that are critical to many dealings, and yet, many don't understand them. It's your credit score and credit report. What does the number mean? How do you make sure it's...