Plastic bag ban for Amherst stores set to begin in 2017

University of Massachusetts graduate student Kevin Hollerbach argues against relying on plastics.

Amherst Board of Health votes against reinstating College Pizza’s food establishment license

The Fearing Street restaurant’s kitchen will remain closed after food inspector found a banned employee running the establishment.

Medical marijuana dispensary opens in Northampton

New England Treatment Access is the region’s first medical marijuana dispensary, and was supported by a variety of Northampton officials.