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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — 31-year-old Jason Arias has been arrested following a major drug bust on Chase Avenue in Springfield. At around 8PM Friday night, the Springfield Police Departments Narcotics Unit culminated a lengthy investigation… Read more

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CHICOPEE, Mass. (WGGB) — A night of remembrance outside Lorraine’s Food Kitchen in Chicopee. It was organized by Elms College nursing students and the Basilica of St. Stanislaus Sandwich Ministry. The public was invited to join in… Read more

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West Springfield, Mass. (WGGB) – Police say they are looking into the death of a 10-year-old girl after receiving a call for an ‘unresponsive child’ earlier today. After reviewing the scene on Irving Street, officers called in… Read more

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(Image Courtesy: MGN Online)WHITMAN, Mass. (AP) — Police in Whitman arrested a man accused of walking into a room full of children at a church and swearing, then smashing a car windshield with a baseball bat in the parking lot. Fifty-year-old… Read more

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WESTFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — The holiday spirit spreads to Westfield as troops at Barnes Air National Guard Base are treated to an early Christmas lunch. Big Y and Carando Classic Italian Meats served our local heroes to show gratitude. The… Read more

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Cloudiness overnight will finally give way to some clearing as marginally drier air works in via the northwest breeze.  Sunshine mixed with clouds Saturday means a quiet start to the weekend and it ends up being the brighter of the two weekend… Read more

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PALMER, Mass. (WGGB) — Route 32 in Palmer is back open after a pedestrian was struck by a car Friday evening and later died. Police say an 85 year old woman was hit just after 5:15 p.m. and was later pronounced dead in the hospital. Her… Read more

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CHICOPEE, Mass. (WGGB) — Mass. Governor Deval Patrick has released a multi-faceted plan for growth at Westover Municipal Airport. The plan, officials hope, will expand the western Mass. economy, while supporting the mission of Westover Air… Read more

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HOLYOKE, Mass. (WGGB) — Christmas shopping took on a whole new meaning Friday for one Belchertown woman. Little did she realize that when she began her day those presents wouldn’t cost her a penny. With less than a week to go before… Read more

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EAST LONGMEADOW, Mass. (WGGB) — The State’s Education Secretary visited Western Massachusetts on Friday. One of those stops took him to East Longmeadow High School. Matthew Malone is a traveling secretary. He likes to visit as many… Read more

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(Image Courtesy: MGN Online / Columbia Pictures) NEW YORK (AP) — Following pointed criticism from President Barack Obama for shelving “The Interview,” Sony Pictures Entertainment on Friday defended its decision, claiming it had no choice but to… Read more

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BOSTON (AP) — A judge has ordered home confinement for two men facing the most serious charges in a deadly nationwide meningitis outbreak blamed on a defunct Massachusetts compounding pharmacy. Magistrate Judge Jennifer Boal set bail and… Read more

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AGAWAM, Mass (WGGB) — A new solar company is bringing new energy and employment to western Massachusetts. SolarCity is open for business at their first local facility in Agawam. Palets were lined up Friday and ready to roll next week for… Read more

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HOLYOKE, Mass (WGGB) — Crews were busy Friday preparing the former Essex House site for demolition, which is expected to begin over the weekend or next week. The eight story building partially collapsed last week, leaving adjoining families and… Read more

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SOUTHAMPTON, Mass. (WGGB) — The 40 Force is WGGB and our neighbors, working together to make a difference in Western Massachusetts. Once again this holiday season, the 40 Force is highlighting the best of cities and town across Western Mass,… Read more