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Happy Thanksgiving! Tonight: Evening snow showers or a period of light snow possible. A coating - 1" possible. Lows: 20-24. Winds: Light. Have a great Thanksgiving! First Warning Meteorologist Don Maher ...
Fri, November 28, 2014
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Humidity: 89%
Dew Point: 25
Wind: N at 3 mph
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Ready, Set, Shop! 2014 Thanksgiving Weekend Store Hours

November 28th, 2014
REGION (WGGB) -- In anticipation of the rush of holiday shoppers after Thanksgiving, many area malls and retailers are offering extended hours starting on Friday....

Holiday Shoppers Counting Down to Black Friday in Holyoke

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November 28th, 2014
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WGGB) -- The Holyoke Mall was packed Thursday night, as shoppers couldn't wait to get their hands on this holiday season's deals and steals. The first group in line for Target -- from Springfield -- arrived around 8 p.m. But...

Ferguson Pauses Protests For Thanksgiving

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November 27th, 2014
(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) -- Protesters have taken a Thanksgiving pause in Ferguson, Missouri. There have been no police or Missouri National Guard members standing sentry outside the Ferguson police station, where people...

Friday Football Fever: Thanksgiving Special

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November 27th, 2014
(WGGB)---Another season of high school football comes to a close with classic rivalry matchups on Thanksgiving Day. An unusual year in that regard as half of the scheduled games were postponed due to snow, but those that did play enjoyed a picture...

Crews Battling Fire at Paradise Pizza in Chicopee

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November 27th, 2014
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WGGB) -- The Chicopee Fire Department is battling a fire that broke out at Paradise Pizza Thursday night. Reports of the fire came in around 7:50 p.m. Springfield Street -- from Center Street to Chapman Street -- is...

Western Mass. Residents Start Holiday Shopping Early in Enfield

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November 27th, 2014
ENFIELD, CT (WGGB) -- Western Massachusetts residents started their holiday shopping early in Enfield. Hundreds of people gathered at the Enfield Square Mall, as well as the nearby Best Buy, to score the best deals and steals of Turkey Day....

Some Snow Showers for your Thanksgiving Night

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November 27th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Well the calendar may say that it is Thanksgiving but it looks and feels more like Christmas! Highs today made it into the low 30s in many areas so there was a little melting of the snow out there but any standing...

Family’s Tradition Continues In Chicopee

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November 27th, 2014
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WGGB) -- A family tradition started back in 1996 continued today in Chicopee. It's cousins playing each other in a friendly football game. The Tereso family kicked off the 20th Annual Chorizo Bowl today, and the weather...

Students Bring Holiday Meals To Police

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November 27th, 2014
CHICOPEE, MA (WGGB) -- Students from the Hampden Charter School of Science's National Honor Society brought turkey lunches to Chicopee Police and Fire stations today. The meals were prepped at the school this morning and then driven by students...

Kate’s Kitchen Gives Back With Thanksgiving Meals

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November 27th, 2014
HOLYOKE, Mass.(WGGB) -- Thanksgiving is a time to give back to those who are less fortunate this time of year. That's why Kate's Kitchen in Holyoke served meals to those in need today. The Knights of Columbus out of Chicopee prepared a...

Springfield Rescue Mission Serves Thanksgiving Breakfast

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November 27th, 2014
  SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- While many people across the country are enjoying time at home with family this Thanksgiving, others aren't as fortunate. The Springfield Rescue Mission was up early this morning serving breakfast to the...

Thousands of Power Outages Reported Across the Area

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November 27th, 2014
Scout Road in Greenfield REGION (WGGB) -- The storm Wednesday caused a number of power outages across Franklin, Hampden, Hampshire, and Berkshire Counties and power crews have been working around the clock since then to restore...

Toyota, Tire Maker Toyo Issue Safety Recalls

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November 27th, 2014
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Toyota is recalling about 30,000 Sienna Minivans worldwide, saying the 2015 models' overhead assist grips can detach when an air bag deploys. The automaker says that the grips, which are mounted to the minivans' roof rails,...

Turtle Strandings on Cape Cod Show Animals are Rebounding

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November 27th, 2014
photo MGN-Online BOSTON (AP) -- Marine biologists say there's a silver lining in the recent mass strandings of sea turtles on Cape Cod: It's a sign that the endangered animals are rebounding. Nearly 200 Kemp's Ridley turtles that became...

Police Return to Hernandez Home Seeking Sneakers

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November 27th, 2014
(AP Photo/CJ Gunther, Pool) NORTH ATTLEBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) -- Authorities have returned to the home of ex-New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez seeking sneakers they believe were worn on the night of a 2013 killing with which he's been...