July 24, 2014

Archive | Westfield

House approves abortion bill

BOSTON — The Massachusetts House approved a bill yesterday designed to tighten security around abortion clinics. The bill would let police disperse one or more individuals who are substantially impeding access to a clinic. After a dispersal order is issued in writing, those individuals would have to stay at least 25 feet from the clinic’s […]

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Day Lumber leaving city

WESTFIELD – A South Broad Street company is relocating to Chicopee next month, selling its property to a neighboring firm that has expressed interest to city officials in expanding. Day Lumber, which has been at that the 34 South Street location for decades, is owned by South Broad Street Realty, LLC of 61 Prynne Ridge […]

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Benefit car show ready to roll

WESTFIELD – August 10 promises to be a big day for automobile and animal enthusiasts alike, as the 8th Annual “Wheels & Whiskers” Benefit Car Show will be in full swing from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Westfield’s Mestek Field. Put on by The Westfield Cruisers, scores of cars, ranging from classic antiques and […]

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City man facing rape charges

SPRINGFIELD — A city man pleaded not guilty to having a sexual relationship with a 15-year-old girl who had been on a team he coached when he was arraigned Wednesday in Hampden Superior Court on four counts of rape and abuse of a child aggravated by age. Michael Rash, 24, of 9 Miller St., who […]

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