• Chicopee May 30, 2023 12:33 pm

    3 Killed in Fiery Crash on I-391 in Chicopee Over the Weekend

    Three people were killed in a fiery crash on Interstate 391 in Chicopee, Massachusetts, early Sunday morning. State police told WWLP they responded to a report of a car fire around 3:40 a.m. Sunday on I-391 north. When they arrived they said the vehicle was already engulfed in flames. They were able to get the driver out, but two other…

  • Chicopee March 25, 2023 2:53 pm

    Roads Closed After Fatal Crash into Home in Chicopee

    One person is dead after a car crashed into a home in Chicopee, Massachusetts. One person is dead and a couple of dogs were removed from the home after the crash, according to reports from WWLP. Chicopee Police closed a street due to a car crash on Saturday morning. Montgomery street is closed from Dale St to Simard Dr. according…

  • Chicopee February 13, 2023 12:40 pm

    Woman Killed in Mass. Pike Crash on Sunday Night

    A woman was killed and a man seriously injured in a crash on the Massachusetts Turnpike in Chicopee Sunday night. State police said they responded to a report of a single-vehicle crash on Interstate 90 east in Chicopee shortly after 9:30 p.m. Sunday. Their preliminary investigation showed that a Nissan Rogue was traveling east on I-90 when the driver lost…

  • I-90 February 14, 2023 2:14 am

    Serious Crash Closes Part of Mass. Pike in Chicopee

    MassDOT said I-90 eastbound was closed late Sunday night and traffic was being detoured at Exit 51 following a crash near mile marker 52.

  • Chicopee January 3, 2023 3:41 pm

    5-Year-Old Boy Dies of Injuries Suffered in Christmas Eve Fire in Chicopee

    A 5-year-old boy has died of injuries suffered in a Christmas Eve fire in Chicopee, Massachusetts, the state fire marshal’s office said Tuesday. Chicopee firefighters responded to 911 calls reporting a structure fire in the 700 block of Chicopee Street shortly after noon on Dec. 24. Upon arrival, they were told that a child was still inside. Firefighters were able…

  • Massachusetts November 3, 2022 3:26 pm

    Arrest Made in Connection to 1966 Death of 10-Year-Old Massachusetts Girl

    A 73-year-old convicted sex offender has been charged in connection with the 1966 disappearance and death of a 10-year-old Massachusetts girl. Donald Mars was arraigned Thursday on a charge of first-degree murder in connection with the death of Betty Lou Zukowski. Prosecutors say she left her Chicopee home on the evening of May 26, 1966, and was found beaten to...

  • Chicopee August 1, 2022 3:09 pm

    Arrest Made in Double-Fatal Crash in Western Mass.

    An arrest has been made in connection with a crash Friday in Chicopee, Massachusetts, that left two people dead. Demian Ward, 24, of Forth Worth, Texas, has been charged with two counts of motor vehicle homicide and one count of reckless operation of a motor vehicle, the Hampden District Attorney’s Office said. He was expected to be arraigned Monday in…

  • Chicopee June 2, 2022 2:25 pm

    McDonald's Knowingly Served Muslim Family Bacon, Complaint Says

    Workers at a McDonald’s restaurant in Massachusetts intentionally put bacon on a fish sandwich that a Muslim woman had ordered for one of her children, a civil rights organization said Wednesday.

  • Massachusetts April 21, 2022 2:39 pm

    Chicopee Superintendent Indicted on Federal Charges, Accused of Lying to FBI

    The superintendent of schools in Chicopee, Massachusetts, has been indicted by a federal grand jury on charges accusing her of lying to the FBI in connection with an investigation into the sending of 99 threatening text messages to a candidate for Chicopee police chief.

  • Massachusetts April 8, 2022 5:30 pm

    Attorney for Chicopee Superintendent Says She Denies Lying to FBI

    The superintendent of schools in Chicopee, Massachusetts, has been arrested by the FBI, accused of making false statements in an investigation into threatening text messages sent to a candidate for chief of police. On Friday her attorney addressed the charges, saying no evidence has been presented and that his client denies the allegations.

  • Massachusetts April 6, 2022 11:06 pm

    Chicopee Superintendent Placed on Leave After Arrest

    Lynn M. Clark, 51, of Belchertown, was arrested Wednesday for making false statements in connection with sending threatening messages to a candidate for Chicopee Chief of Police.

  • Massachusetts April 6, 2022 4:27 pm

    Chicopee Superintendent Arrested by FBI

    Lynn M. Clark, 51, the superintendent of Chicopee Schools, is said to have sent around 99 text messages to the candidate that “were intended to force the victim to withdraw their application for Chicopee chief of police,” according to federal officials.

  • Massachusetts April 6, 2022 11:59 pm

    Chicopee Superintendent of Schools Arrested by FBI

    The superintendent of schools in Chicopee, Massachusetts, has been arrested by the FBI, accused of making false statements in an investigation into threatening text messages sent to a candidate for chief of police. Federal agents showed up at Lynn M. Clark’s Belchertown home on Wednesday, taking her into custody and seizing evidence, as well. According to federal investigators, the...

  • Massachusetts January 15, 2022 10:27 am

    Chicopee Man Killed in Crash in Easthampton

    A 29-year-old Chicopee man was killed in a crash in Easthampton, Massachusetts, on Friday night. The crash occurred shortly after 9:30 p.m. on Glendale Street, the Northwestern District Attorney’s Office said. The driver, identified as Nicholas Yell, was taken to Baystate Medical Center in Springfield where he was later pronounced dead. The cause of the crash remains under investigation....

  • Massachusetts December 22, 2021 10:50 am

    Massachusetts Housing Authority Faces Discrimination Lawsuit

    Federal authorities have filed an amended lawsuit that alleges a Massachusetts city’s housing authority and its executive director violated federal housing laws by discriminating against Black and Hispanic tenants and potential tenants as well as tenants with disabilities. The original lawsuit against the Chicopee Housing Authority and Executive Director Monica Blazic filed in April alleged that the authority failed...

Contact Us