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UMass football readies for season-opener against Hawaii -

August 22, 2017

UMass women’s soccer falls to Central Connecticut 3-0 in home opener -

August 19, 2017

Preseason serves as opportunity for young UMass men’s soccer players -

August 13, 2017

Amherst Fire Department website adds user friendly components and live audio feed -

August 11, 2017

UMass takes the cake for best campus dining -

August 11, 2017

Two UMass students overcome obstacles to win full-ride scholarships -

August 2, 2017

The guilt of saying ‘guilty’ -

August 2, 2017

UMass tuition set to rise 3-4 percent for 2017-2018 school year -

July 18, 2017

PVTA potential cuts affect UMass and five college students -

July 10, 2017

New director of student broadcast media at UMass this fall -

July 10, 2017

Whose American Dream? -

June 24, 2017

Man who threatened to bomb Coolidge Hall taken into ICE custody -

June 24, 2017

Cale Makar drafted by Colorado Avalanche in first round of 2017 NHL Entry Draft -

June 24, 2017

Conservatives: The Trump experiment is over -

June 17, 2017

UMass basketball lands transfer Kieran Hayward from LSU -

May 18, 2017

UMass basketball’s Donte Clark transferring to Coastal Carolina -

May 17, 2017

Report: Keon Clergeot transfers to UMass basketball program -

May 15, 2017

Despite title-game loss, Meg Colleran’s brilliance in circle was an incredible feat -

May 14, 2017

UMass softball loses in heartbreaker in A-10 title game -

May 14, 2017

Navy sinks UMass women’s lacrosse 23-11 in NCAA tournament second round, ending Minutewomen’s season -

May 14, 2017

Local residents protest BOA’s investments in fossil fuel industry

Organizers of a ‘guerrilla theater’ demonstration protested outside Bank of America in Amherst.

Rollover car accident on Commonwealth Avenue

A roll over car accident occurred on Commonwealth Avenue near Commonwealth Honors College.

UPDATE: Another individual arrested in connection to October home invasion in Amherst

John Niemiec III, 29, of Sunderland was arrested on charges of conspiracy to commit home invasion and armed robbery.

UMass student assaulted in Lot 22 Friday

Victim could not obtain any description of her assailant.

Train allegedly strikes pedestrian in Amherst

A 40-year-old was transported to Baystate Hospital with “significant injuries.”

Raise the Flag protestors praise

Organizers announce that plans for a peaceful rally next Sunday remain in place.

Dining and Housekeeping employees at Smith College seek new contract

Representative union seeks higher wages and freeze on hiring temporary workers.

Protesters filled Whitmore lobby in response to chancellor’s email on sanctuary campuses

A crowd of protesters filled lobby of the Whitmore Administration Building after learning that the University is not labelled a “sanctuary campus.”

Craft Center hosts “DIY Stands with Standing Rock” art build

Crafts to be sold at benefit show at The Flip tonight.

Lone Wolf Cafe in Amherst fights cockroach infestation

The Main St. café in Amherst center has been dealing with a cockroach infestation since the end of 2015.

Amherst crowd holds candlelight vigil following election results

A diverse crowd gathered in the Amherst Commons for a candlelight vigil following Donald Trump’s victory.

UPDATED: Victim of bus stop crash pronounced dead

The driver has yet to be identified.

UPDATE: One dead and one wounded after overnight shooting at Southpoint Apartments

Amherst Police Department investigating the shooting death.

Amherst Police Log: March 25-27

Another woman fabricates story of assault

WMUA says phase one of EOD investigation has been completed

Community members recently signed an open letter to Chancellor Subbaswamy regarding the ‘crisis’ at the station.

Emily Dickinson house provides a glimpse into the life of one of America’s great poets

A tour guide and a man who grew up in the house after Dickinson help detail what life in The Homestead was once like.

Police respond to large pig complaint over weekend

Police Log: Friday, April 17 to Monday, April 20, 2015

Dalai Lama to speak at UMass in October

His Holiness’ visit is part of a trip to the Amherst area sponsored by the Mind and Life Institute in Hadley. Lectures will be held at Amherst College, Smith College and UMass.

Student activists fight to ‘Save Student Aid’

Multiple campus organizations join national coalition to lobby against proposed cuts to federal financial aid funding.

Police Log: Friday, April 3 to Sunday, April 5, 2015

Friday, April 3 9:10 p.m.: Police responded to a 911 call about a suspicious person ringing the doorbell at a home on Hulst Road. The caller reported looking into the yard and seeing a man standing there. The caller turned on the outside lights and saw new footprints that belonged to an adult and child. A police dog was dispatched to track a scent. The dog lost the scent and eventually became distracted by two people walking a dog. 10:06 p.m.: Police responded to a report of vandalism at the Townehouse Apartments. An individual reported his vehicle had been damaged…