A suspicious fire at the former Belchertown State School has police reminding trespassers — they will be arrested if found in any of the school’s now empty buildings or tunnels.
In an attempt to boost Mohegan Sun’s bid for the sole casino license in western Massachusetts, developers in Palmer announced a resort-style development this week on land adjacent to the site of th
Holyoke, Massachusetts Mayor Alex Morse’s announcement that he would consider a casino development in the city adds another player to the competition for the siting of a casino in western Massachus
The town of Hadley, Massachusetts has joined about a dozen other New England communities in limiting the development of huge retail spaces. Last week, the Hadley town meeting voted to cap retail development at 75,000 square feet. But while some object to any restrictions on businesses, others wonder whether the restrictions have come too late. WFCR’s Karen Brown reports.