Breaking News from Easthampton MA
Find the latest Easthampton MA News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.
Easthampton police celebrate K-9 Gino's 3rd birthday
EASTHAMPTON, Mass. (WWLP) - The Easthampton Police Department celebrated a very special birthday Saturday. Easthampton police dog, Gino turned three Saturday!. The department posted this photo on their Facebook page to celebrate the occasion.
Man killed in Amherst tree-cutting accident identifed by Northwestern District Attorney's office
AMHERST - A man who was killed in a tree-cutting accident Tuesday has been identified as 38-year-old Thomas Moszynski of Easthampton. The Northwestern District Attorney's office released Moszynski's name Thursday morning.
Tracking an icy mix for Sunday
SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- A Winter Weather Advisory begins early Sunday morning for Berkshire, Franklin, Hampshire, & Hampden Counties and will last through early Monday morning. Sunday will be a First Warning Weather Day.
Hu Ke Lau to be torn down Wednesday morning
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) - Sad news for fans of the recently closed Hu Ke Lau in Chicopee, a demolition date has been set for the building. Owner Andy Yee told 22News the building will be torn down Wednesday morning.
Winter Weather Advisory in effect Sunday into Monday morning
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) - A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect from 6 a.m Sunday to 7 a.m. Monday. Freezing rain and sleet will develop Sunday and change to mainly light snow Sunday night. Total snow accumulations will range from a coating to 2 inches along with ice accumulations of around one tent
Safety concerns grow after deadly pedesrtian accident in Easthampton
EASTHAMPTON, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- A week after an Easthampton woman was killed while in the crosswalk, concern grows about cars going too fast on busy Cottage Street. Denise Herzog was killed on December 4, and many say pedestrian safety was a concern long before the tragic accident.
Vehicle pursuit started in Springfield ended with crash in Chicopee
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) - A vehicle pursuit that started in Springfield ended with a crash in Chicopee on Friday. Springfield police spokesperson Ryan Walsh told 22News that Springfield police tried to pull the vehicle over but, the driver did not stop. The car then hit another car in Chicopee.
The Homemade Goods From This Store In Massachusetts Are Worth The Drive To Get Them
Have you ever wanted to spend an hour in little shop full of thoughtfully crafted, handmade items to browse and collect? How about two hours? Pinch is a tiny store that’s just bursting with homemade crafts and goodies. Here’s what you need to know.
Hu Ke Lau demolition begins Wednesday in Chicopee
CHICOPEE — Demolition begins Wednesday at the beloved Hu Ke Lau restaurant and Polynesian nightclub, 705 Memorial Drive, now that Associated Building Wreckers of Springfield has finished all the preliminary work, removed the utilities and obtained the proper permits.
Judge denies bail for Chicopee carjacking suspect with extensive criminal record
CHICOPEE - A South Hadley man who was on probation for a 2015 convenience store robbery before being charged Monday with a carjacking outside another convenience store is too dangerous to be released on bail, a judge has ruled.
Westfield police looking for missing 28-year-old girl
WESTFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) - The Westfield Police Department is asking for your help locating a missing girl. 28-year-old Jordan Brown is described as being 5'2" tall and about 140 lbs. She has brown hair and brown eyes. Police said she may be in danger and in need of medical attention.
Easthampton inflatable Christmas display wowing local residents
EASTHAMPTON, Mass. (WWLP) - An inflatable display is blowing out the competition in Easthampton. A house has been putting up a massive display of Christmas inflatables for years, just off of Northampton Street. Dozens of blow-up Santas and snowmen dot the front yard.
2 Massachusetts people arrested on drug trafficking charges
The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency arrested two Massachusetts people for Aggravated Trafficking in Heroin/Fentanyl on Thursday. MDEA Commander Scott J. Pelletier said agents from the Cumberland District Task Force arranged the delivery of fentanyl and heroin from Luis Ortiz of Lowell Massachusetts. O
Snow, sleet and freezing rain expected Sunday into Monday in Massachusetts
A wintery mix of snow, sleet and freezing rain is expected to hit parts of Massachusetts this weekend. The storm is expected to hit Massachusetts first in the southwestern corner of the state, near Great Barrington, early Sunday morning before traveling east. The Springfield area should expect preci
3 Massachusetts men plead guilty to drug dealing - and win pleas to be home (temporarily) for the holidays
SPRINGFIELD -- Two Holyoke men and a Chicopee man on Thursday pleaded guilty to possession of heroin and cocaine with intent to distribute. The two Holyoke brothers will be going to state prison, the Chicopee man to the Hampden County Correctional Center in Ludlow.
Lawyers for 3 Chicopee home invasion suspects seek reports on arrests, police shooting
CHICOPEE - Lawyers for three Chicopee home invasion suspects, including one who was shot by police, have expressed frustration about delays in releasing arrest reports and related documents.
Local police warning residents to stay off thin ice
EASTHAMPTON, Mass. (WWLP) - Easthampton Police said they've had to respond to several reports of people on the ice at Nashawannuck Pond on Wednesday. The Amherst Fire Department told 22News December and January is when they see a lot of calls for people falling through the ice. That's when ponds and
Easthampton considers Cottage Street pot shop proposal
EASTHAMPTON -- A Connecticut man who plans a downtown cannabis shop appeared before the Planning Board last Tuesday, and was told he needs to come back with more detailed information.
'I am a little bit emotional': Polish-born cellist offers mournful strains of Bach as former Mater Dolorosa Church comes down in Holyoke
HOLYOKE -- The mournful strains of Bach, as played by Amherst cellist Ignacy Gaydamovich across the street from the former Mater Dolorosa Church on Thursday morning, provided a fitting accompaniment to the baser sounds of a backhoe steadily dismantling the church bit by bit.
Massachusetts marijuana regulators OK four new retail pot shops
Massachusetts regulators on Thursday approved four new retail pot shops, more than doubling the number of that have received sign-offs. The companies behind the shops, which will be located in the Berkshires as well as Hudson and Fall River, must still meet several conditions before they can receive