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CHICOPEE, Mass. (WGGB) — The City of Chicopee is shutting off water to a number of properties tonight, as part of the ongoing sewer separation project. Starting at 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, water will be shut off along eight city streets,… Read more

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(WGGB) — The region moves a step closer to high speed rail. Starting December 29, Amtrak will be running a high speed train through Chicopee. These trains will be travelling at over 70 to 80 miles per hour. These trains, at these… Read more

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(AMHERST, Mass.) (WGGB)–Problem gambling is the focus of a new study. It’s being conducted by the UMass Amherst School of Public Health in conjunction with the Massachusetts Gaming Commission,” It’s the first time that a cohort study has… Read more

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WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn. (WGGB) — People will be hitting the roads and the skies the next couple days. Bradley International Airport is getting ready for the storm with thousand of people flying home for the holiday. The airport has 60 pieces… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — Local organizations continue to provide families with food this Thanksgiving. When Daydie Dochberg turned 70 in 2008, she wanted to make sure that her mission of helping others in need through Rachel’s Table… Read more

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(AMHERST, Mass.) (WGGB)–Wednesday’s predicted snowstorm is causing some colleges to close early for the Thanksgiving Holiday. Among them is the University of Massachusetts in Amherst. UMass is closing its campus at 5am on Wednesday. On… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — The Western New England University football player accused of beating his girlfriend was released Tuesday. John Perry is charged with assault and battery on two weeks ago. After two days of testimony at a… Read more

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(Photo: FBI via AP) BOSTON (AP) — A federal judge has turned down a request from lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev seeking evidence about his older brother’s possible participation in a 2011 triple killing in… Read more

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(Image Courtesy: MGN Online) FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says more than 2,200 National Guardsmen will be in place in the region near Ferguson on Tuesday night in the event of more violence. He said Tuesday that hundreds… Read more

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REGION (WGGB) — Some area cities and towns have issued weather-related parking bans. Click here to see the most up-to-date… Read more

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BOSTON (AP) — A new audit has concluded the state Department of Early Education overstated its childcare waiting list by more than 21,000 entries. Auditor Suzanne Bump said the department, which oversees early education and licenses… Read more

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Ferguson mayor: Darren Wilson still on leave FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Ferguson’s mayor says Darren Wilson remains on administrative leave a day after the grand jury did not indict the officer in the shooting death of Michael Brown. Wilson was… Read more

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(Courtesy: Twitter.com/GStephanopoulos) (WGGB) — The officer who shot Michael Brown has spoken out for the first time exclusively with ABC News. ABC’s George Stephanopoulos spent over an hour with Wilson on Tuesday, less than 24 hours… Read more

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BOSTON (AP) — Authorities are warning consumers to be wary of counterfeit products that flood the market in stores and online shopping sites during the holiday season. Federal agencies will be conducting increased operations during the holiday… Read more

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BOSTON (AP) — With less than seven weeks left in office, Gov. Deval Patrick has signed an executive order he says will promote parks and open spaces in urban neighborhoods where green areas are traditionally in short supply. The outgoing… Read more