- Hampden DA promises review of cases involving ex-chemist Updated: May-06-16 6:39 am
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - The Hampden County District Attorney has promised a "thorough and objective review" of all cases involving a former chemist who was high almost every day she went to work at an Amherst drug lab for eight years.
- Crews work to fix roads after Springfield water main break Updated: May-05-16 5:47 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - Crews are working to repair a water main break that sent torrents of water running through downtown Springfield.
- Portland Mayor: City didn't know about Portland Pirates move Updated: May-05-16 2:42 pm
PORTLAND, Maine - Portland's mayor says the city didn't know that the Portland Pirates of the American Hockey League were planning to leave Maine for Springfield, Massachusetts.
- Holyoke man convicted in fatal stabbing Updated: May-05-16 7:56 am
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - A Holyoke man has been convicted of first-degree murder for stabbing another man in the neck during a dispute in 2014.
- Springfield Latin Kings head admits to federal drug charge Updated: May-05-16 7:45 am
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - The leader of the Latin Kings street gang's Springfield chapter has pleaded guilty to federal drug charges.
- Duke, Cincinnati lead Hall of Fame Tip-Off Updated: May-04-16 9:07 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - Duke and Cincinnati, 2016 NCAA Tournament teams, highlight the eight-team field for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament.
- Portland Pirates to move from Maine to Springfield Updated: May-04-16 5:17 pm
PORTLAND, Maine - The Portland Pirates of the American Hockey League are poised to leave their Maine home in favor of Springfield, Massachusetts.
- Reports: Chemist who worked on drug cases was usually high Updated: May-04-16 3:41 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - Investigators say a former chemist who tested drugs for Massachusetts police departments was high almost every day she went to work for eight years, potentially putting thousands of criminal convictions in jeopardy.
- Bibles taken from Christian store, 8th Commandment be damned Updated: May-04-16 2:58 pm
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - Police say two men were caught flouting the Eighth Commandment when surveillance video captured them stealing nearly $500 worth of Bibles from a Christian store in Massachusetts.
- Bond funds approved for new Springfield police annex Updated: May-03-16 3:56 am
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - Springfield City Council has unanimously voted to approve bond funds that will help pay for an $11.3 million renovation project to convert an Army reserve center into a new police annex.
- Funeral for ex-Patriot Ron Brace scheduled for Monday Updated: May-01-16 11:17 am
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - Former New England Patriots defensive lineman Ron Brace is being laid to rest in his home town.
- Springfield ceremony will mark the 1975 Fall of Saigon Updated: Apr-30-16 10:45 am
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - The Springfield Vietnamese Cultural Association is holding a ceremony this weekend to commemorate the anniversary of the Fall of Saigon.
- Judge denies request to reduce Ware man's murder conviction Updated: Apr-29-16 12:18 pm
NORTHAMPTON, Massachusetts - A Hampshire Superior Court judge has denied a request to reduce the first-degree murder conviction of a Ware man who killed his friend 20 years ago.
- Springfield condo fire displaces 1, causes $50K in damage Updated: Apr-29-16 4:33 am
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - Fire officials say a blaze that broke out at a condominium complex in Springfield's Forest Park Heights section displaced one person and caused $50,000 in damage.
- Springfield man cleared of child rape charge Updated: Apr-28-16 7:47 am
NORTHAMPTON, Massachusetts - A Springfield man has been acquitted of charges that he raped a 15-year-old girl at the facility for troubled teens where he once worked.
- Court employees implicated in Springfield parking scheme Updated: Apr-27-16 7:45 am
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - Nearly 50 employees of the Hampden County courthouse, most of them court security officers, have been implicated in a scheme to get discounted parking intended for jurors at a nearby garage.
- Springfield councilors approve conversion of city park land Updated: Apr-26-16 6:46 am
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - Springfield City Council has approved the conversion of a strip of city park land for use in the proposed $3 million Central Street corridor improvement project.
- Former Patriots defensive tackle Ron Brace dies at age 29 Updated: Apr-24-16 9:57 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - Former New England Patriots defensive tackle Ron Brace has died. He was 29.
- Police investigating after man found on I-91 in Longmeadow Updated: Apr-22-16 7:30 am
LONGMEADOW, Massachusetts - State police are trying to figure out how a man fell out of a moving vehicle and ended up on the highway in Longmeadow.
- Amtrak train hits couple on tracks in Wallingford, killing 1 Updated: Apr-20-16 11:10 am
WALLINGFORD, Connecticut - Police say a woman was killed and a man was injured when they were struck by an Amtrak train while trespassing on railroad tracks in Wallingford.
- Springfield man acquitted of charges tied to gun in Bible Updated: Apr-20-16 4:32 am
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - A western Massachusetts man has been acquitted of three weapons charges stemming from when police found a gun inside a hollowed-out Bible at his residence in 2015.
- Massachusetts church being moved to make way for casino Updated: Apr-19-16 3:50 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - A historic Massachusetts church started slowly rolling along the street Tuesday to make way for a nearly $1 billion casino.
- Bust of deceased state representative stolen in Springfield Updated: Apr-19-16 8:52 am
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - The bust of a former state representative from Springfield that stood outside a social club in the city has been stolen.
- Springfield man alleges police use excessive force Updated: Apr-19-16 7:37 am
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - A Springfield man has filed a federal lawsuit alleging city police used excessive force when they doused him with pepper spray and struck him with a baton in his own home during a custody dispute involving his 2-year-old grandson.
- Behind the Scenes: The Paramount Theater Updated: Apr-18-16 9:47 am
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - At first glance, The Paramount Theater in Downtown Springfield, looks rundown, from the chipped paint on the doors, the faded rugs and the water damage done from leaks in the massive roof.