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WESTFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — All eyes in Westfield were on Sochi and the Olympic Women’s Hockey final between the United States and Canada Thursday afternoon.  They were watching hometown girl Kacey Bellamy and her teammates at the Tavern. … Read more

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(Courtesy: MGN Online / Sofa Entertainment and TJL Productions) SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WGGB) — Music history was made 50 years ago Sunday night, when The Beatles made their very first live appearance on American television. Many of the… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — Super Bowl XLVIII is the first to ever be held in an outdoor stadium in the Northeast.  It will be played in MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey,  home of the New York Jets and New York Giants. … Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WGGB) — Some $30 million of the $205 million more in education funding in the Governor’s budget proposal will go to early childhood education. Commissioner Thomas Weber says more than $3 million will go toward full day… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WGGB) – One of local televisions true pioneers has died.   Kitty Broman died Sunday night at her home in Longmeadow. In 1953, Kitty Broman co-founded WWLP- TV in Springfield with Bill Putnam, who she later… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WGGB) – A rare treasure has been discovered at the Springfield Science Museum.  It’s a Tlingit War Helmet that had been stored on a shelf at the museum for over 100 years. Staffers found the wooden helmet while… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WGGB) — As cities and towns in Massachusetts continue to expand, we’re losing more and more of our forest land. It used to be at 70 percent in the 1970′s and now it’s down to 60 percent. A first of its kind joint… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WGGB) — The House budget deal doesn’t include any extension of unemployment benefits. That means benefits for 1.3 million long term unemployed will expire. Congressman Richard Neal is one of a number of Democrats… Read more

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AMHERST, Mass. (WGGB) — If you’ve been to the UMass Amherst Campus lately, there’s a lot of construction going on. It is part of the university’s master plan rolled out last year.  Wednesday night, students and members of the community were… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WGGB/ABC) – If you’re tired of battling crowds on Black Friday, Amazon has a plan to let you avoid all that. With “Amazon Prime Air” you could shop from the comfort of your home, then have a flying drone deliver your… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WGGB) — Friday, here at home and around the world, people will take time to remember John F. Kennedy on the 50th anniversary of his assassination. Thursday, ABC40’s Dave Madsen had a chance to speak with ABC News… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WGGB) – A budget and debt ceiling deal has been made, but it’s only temporary. We could be going through this all over again in the middle of January when government funding runs out, and again in early February when the debt… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WGGB) — It’s been a confusing time on Capitol Hill and a frustrating time for Americans impacted by the more than two week government shutdown. ABC News Political Commentator Cokie Roberts has covered Congress for… Read more

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (WGGB) — House Speaker John Boehner says Republicans are willing to extend the government’s ability to borrow money for six weeks, but with a condition. Boehner explains President Obama must agree to negotiate over… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — There have been countless stories about the people impacted by the government shutdown and now, there’s one more. It involves a salmonella outbreak that so far has made nearly 300 people sick. The concern… Read more