Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Annual “Blarney Blowout” leads to multiple arrests at Townhouse Apartments

By Mitchell Scuzzarella

March 12, 2013

While early police preparation allowed for a controlled situation in downtown Amherst during the “Blarney Blowout” celebration this past weekend, the expected crowds instead made their way to several off-campus locations Saturday,...

Multiple arrests including those for OUI and disorderly conduct in Amherst Crime Log

By Mitchell Scuzzarella

March 5, 2013

While weekend temperatures were cold, often dipping below freezing, they did not stop a number of arrests from being made in the Amherst area as reported in the crime log. Beginning at 12:16 p.m. on Friday afternoon, officers from ...

Businesses in Amherst endure the October snowstorm

By Staff

November 4, 2011

The power outages brought on by Saturday’s snowstorm affected Amherst Center businesses in different ways, from wiping out several days’ worth of potential business for some to bringing in a sudden rush of customers for o...

UMass cyclist injured in downtown hit-and-run accident

By Collegian News Staff

April 19, 2010

While riding a bicycle downtown, a University of Massachusetts senior was struck by a car and injured in an alleged hit-and-run accident Saturday night. The cyclist, Matthew Oliverio, a 22-year-old biology major originally...