Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Town of Amherst Crime Log: Columbus Day weekend

By Chelsie Field

October 10, 2012

Filed under Crime, News

The long Columbus Day weekend found the Amherst community somewhat short on crime compared to past weekends, with 10 noise complaints and nine arrests in total reported Monday by the Daily Hampshire Gazette, excluding an arrest...

WinterFest comes to Amherst snow or shine

By Steffi Porter

February 8, 2012

Filed under Campus News, Local News, News

Last year’s annual WinterFest found Cherry Hill Golf Course coated with a thick blanket of snow, and, though there has been a shortage of snow this year, the winter party is still in store for Saturday, according to the Daily...

Letters to the Editor: Crossword plagiarized?

By Staff

April 7, 2011

Filed under Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor, What the public gets to know about UMass students is often dominated by sports news, or accounts of undergraduates behaving badly. Scott Merzbach’s article, “Drug, alcohol Illnesses tie up Amherst ambulances...

Town sees little crime despite student absence over holiday

By Collegian News Staff

November 29, 2010

Filed under Local News

The Daily Hampshire Gazette reported that Amherst residents notified Amherst Police of just three break-ins last Thursday and Friday, a fairly low number considering police usually deal with a measurable spike of break-ins when...