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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) —  From “The Cat in the Hat” to “Green Eggs and Ham” and “The Grinch that Stole Christmas”, generations of children around the world have grown up reading Dr. Seuss books. His final book before his death, “Oh, the… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WGGB) — All the talk and focus in Springfield recently has been about the MGM casino. But some people in the city want to make sure small businesses don’t get lost in the shuffle. To that end, City Council President Michael… Read more

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HOLYOKE, Mass. (WGGB) — The state’s Secretary of Veterans’ Services paid his first visit to the Holyoke Soldiers’ Home Thursday.  Francisco Urena honored the Soldiers’ Home for being the recipient of Pinnacle Quality Insight’s 2015… Read more

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (WGGB) — The push is on to bring the 2024 Summer Olympic Games to Boston. Congressman Richard Neal hosted a briefing for the Massachusetts Congressional Delegation and Boston Olympic representatives Thursday in… Read more

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AP Photo WASHINGTON, D.C. (WGGB) — President Obama is asking Congress to formally authorize the use of military force against ISIS. Lawmakers received the request today. If approved, it would authorize a six-month U.S. military effort… Read more

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HOLYOKE, Mass (WGGB) — As we clean up from one storm, and get ready for a couple more inches of snow Friday, a reminder to people living in Holyoke, but actually for all of us about getting rid of snow. It’s hard to go anywhere in Holyoke… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — Back in October 2013, ABC40 reported on the death of a UMass junior from a drug overdose. It was later learned that the student, identified only as Logan, had agreed to a deal not to be arrested if he became a… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WGGB) — The Springfield Science Museum made two very exciting discoveries recently. And they both involve bones that have been on display in the museum’s dinosaur hall for quite some time. One may be from an entirely new species… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WGGB) — Springfield’s Friends of the Homeless gets a helping hand from the city’s senior citizens. The Department of Elder Affairs joined forces with eight branches of the Golden Age Club and seven senior centers to collect… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WGGB) — The American Red Cross Pioneer Valley chapter’s new state-of-the-art facility in Springfield is officially open for business. A ribbon cutting and open house gave people an opportunity to see the 16 thousand square… Read more

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AMHERST, Mass (WGGB)  — On the front line in the fight against Ebola. We’ve watched the story play out in West Africa and here at home, but Tuesday, some students at UMass heard from someone who was actually fighting the fight. Registered Nurse… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WGGB) — Demolition is underway on the old baggage building attached to Springfield’s Union Station. Crews have been on the site for months preparing for the demolition. Springfield’s Chief Development Officer Kevin Kennedy… Read more

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 HOLYOKE, Mass. (WGGB) — The 30th Annual Brightside Angel campaign kicked off Friday morning at the Holyoke Mall. Buying an angel allows the Brightside for Families and Children in  Holyoke, to continue its mission to protect our… Read more

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 HOLYOKE, Mass. (WGGB) — People from all walks of life are honored today for the work they do in Western Mass. helping others. National Philanthropy Day is celebrated every November  every year, to remember the importance of philanthropy…. Read more

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HOLYOKE, Mass (WGGB) —  The Pioneer Valley Chapter of the USO took time Monday morning to pay tribute to our Veterans. Local veterans are invited to this annual breakfast at the Log Cabin in Holyoke. USO President David Jubinville says it is a… Read more