Students tried out the Distractology program on Monday in front of the Student Union using a simulation intended to educate drivers on the dangers of distracted driving.
A man was arrested after punching a female Amherst Police Officer in the face, and a woman called police after being hit in the face with a dead squirrel.
On average, current University of Massachusetts construction sites have employed less women than the state-sanctioned goals, and fell behind in hiring minorities in the month of January.
A similar event is planned following “Blarney Blowout,” as fraternity members aim to strengthen their relationship with the Amherst community.
The coffee shop, which is a nonprofit organization, is planning looking to move later this year to the basement of the First Baptist Church.
New Director of Economic Development wants to lead Amherst into the future while preserving its character
Geoffrey Kravitz hopes to attract technology companies to retain the intellectual capital from local universities.
Ellen Noble plans to join a professional cyclo-cross team next year, and discussed her path to reaching the sport’s biggest stage.
Parham touched on variety of campus safety points Friday, including that the University has recently checked all Blue Lights on campus, and its working to remind the community to “remain vigilant” of safety.
Senior physics major James Tilley, who died Friday, was one-of-a-kind, friends say.
The Fearing Street restaurant’s kitchen will remain closed after food inspector found a banned employee running the establishment.
Democrats and Republicans alike are hosting voter registrations, debates, and canvassing for presidential candidates
Founded less than two years ago, the center stood out from a group of seven applicants to receive the 2016 Outstanding Emerging Entrepreneurship Program Award.
Peter Hechenbleikner to act as a “caretaker” while Amherst searches for a permanent Town Manager
Jacob S. Kinney apprehended with 40 bags of heroin and undisclosed amount of cash
Herrell’s Ice Cream in Northampton hosted a benefit event on Saturday to support Whole Children.
Board of Trustees decided to change mascot following student protest in November.
Having attracted more than 6,000 people in 2015, Extravaganja has outgrown the Amherst Town Common, the select board said Monday night.
The Northwestern District Attorney’s office says no foul play is suspected after it found the body of Adam Gamble, 32, of Amherst at Bertucci’s Restaurant.