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Gubernatorial Candidates Debate in Springfield

September 29th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WGGB) -- The five candidates vying to become the next governor of Massachusetts came together in their first televised debate at CityStage in Springfield in a one hour debate Monday night. It comes the same day that a...

Angie’s List: Building a Swimming Pool

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June 4th, 2013
(WGGB) -- It cools you off during the dog days of summer and can serve as the go-to-spot for family fun, but a pool can be a lot of work, too. A pool, whether it’s built in ground or above ground can provide hours of entertainment, but it...

Angie’s List: Taking Care of Your Lawn

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May 29th, 2013
(WGGB) -- The quest for a lush, green lawn takes a lot of work and involves more than just mowing. When it comes to lawn care, many homeowners do it themselves, while others hire a company to do it for them. More often than not, you...

Angie’s List: Investing in Braces

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May 21st, 2013
(WGGB) -- If you suspect your child may need braces, prepare for spending thousands of dollars. Tonight, we look at how to plan for the cost of braces. Braces typically cost anywhere from $4,000 to $7,000 and when planning for the cost...

Angie’s List: Buying a Generator

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May 15th, 2013
(WGGB) -- Well, like it or not, we're heading into the thunderstorm season. You never know when the power might go out. If you're thinking about a generator as a power back-up, we have what you need to know in today's Angie's List report....

Angie’s List: When Your Car Should Get an Oil Change

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May 7th, 2013
(WGGB) -- Does your car need an oil change every 3,000, 5,000 or 7,000 miles? How often your car needs an oil change depends on a variety of factors There was a time when 3 months or 3,000 miles was sound advice on when to change your oil,...

Angie’s List: Three Ways to Increase Home Security

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April 30th, 2013
(WGGB) -- Whether you leave town for a vacation or leave to run a few errands, it’s easy for busy people to become careless and leave their home vulnerable to break-ins. According to the latest FBI statistics, there were 2,159,878...

Angie’s List: Insulating Your Attic

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April 23rd, 2013
(WGGB) -- Earth Day is on April 22 and what better way to celebrate than making your home more energy efficient. The insulation of your home, along with the sealing of air leaks and drafts, can help you save up to 20 percent on heating and...

Angie’s List: Hiring a Handyman

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April 9th, 2013
(WGGB) -- It’s almost home improvement season again. Now is a good time to assess if there’s any winter damage to your home and make plans for spring repairs. The best way to retain your home’s value is to keep it in good shape. With...

Angie’s List: Four Signs of a Leaky Roof

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April 2nd, 2013
(WGGB) -- April showers may bring May flowers, but they could also cause leaks in your home. Your roof is your home’s number one defense against the elements. No part plays a bigger role in keeping the elements out, so when a roof requires...

Angie’s List: Adding a Fence to Your Property

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March 27th, 2013
(WGGB) -- Fences have both practical and aesthetic value, but a badly conceived fence can be an eyesore and a source of conflict with neighbors. Fencing Materials: Wood: One of the most common types of fencing, wood can give properties a...

Angie’s List: Tips to Sell Your Home

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March 19th, 2013
(WGGB) -- Selling a home can be a big task for any homeowner. Details such as home staging, photos and your real estate agent can really impact how much your home sells for and how quickly it sells. Angie’s List Tips: 4 ways to sell your...

Angie’s List: Bringing New Life to Old Items

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March 12th, 2013
(WGGB) -- Did you replace your favorite pair of shoes because the soles had worn out? Tossed out a skirt because the zipper broke? Bought a new couch because the cushions sank? Shoe Repair: A talented cobbler can dye the lavender shoes...

Angie’s List: Spring Lawn Care

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March 5th, 2013
(WGGB) -- Spring is an important time for your lawn – if you neglect it now, you’ll pay the price for the rest of the year. When it comes to your lawn, you don’t have to go over the top with your landscaping, but you do need to pay...

Angie’s List: Introducing Your Child to the Dentist and Good Dental Health

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February 26th, 2013
(WGGB) -- According to the American Dental Association, 75 percent of people have a fear of the dentist, and 10 percent of those fears turn into phobias. Take your child to the dentist early to ease any fears and teach them good dental...

Angie’s List: Hidden Toxins in Your Home

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February 12th, 2013
(WGGB) -- Your home should be your safe haven, but sometimes harmful toxins may be present by posing health risks for you and your family. Maybe you don't realize this, But there are several potential dangers in your house. "The common...