Northampton Saints: Dylan Hartley and Alex Waller to share captaincy

Northampton Saints

Can a university rescue a city when the local authority fails?

With Northamptonshire council bankrupt, the university is stepping in<p>Thanks to sour grapes and special pleading by scholars at the University of Oxford, in 1265 Northampton’s university was dissolved by King Henry III. Exactly 740 years later it was reinstated, this time in a hodgepodge of …

Newcastle University

Tractor-Trailer Goes Up In Flames In Bethlehem Township

<b>Follow CBSPHILLY</b> Facebook Twitter <i><br>BETHLEHEM TOWNSHIP, Pa. (CBS)</i> – Firefighters in Northampton County had their hands full, putting out a huge …


Northamptonshire County Council 'bought rugby hospitality box'

<b>Councillors spent public money on a hospitality box and hiring a plane as the authority headed towards financial crisis, an investigation has found.</b><p>Payments were made by a company owned by Northamptonshire County Council whose directors were councillors.<p>NEA Properties, which bought the box at …


Northampton police announce new Level 3 sex offender living in city

NORTHAMPTON - A new Level 3 sex offender is living in Northampton, police said Friday. Timothy Tanner, 40, is living on Grove Street, said Sgt. …


State Sen. Jamie Eldridge endorses Chelsea Kline in state Senate race

Eldridge is chairman of the Massachusetts Senate Progressive Caucus.

Senate Race

Ex-Mass. high school custodian sentenced for spying on people in bathroom

NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (AP) — A former custodian at a Massachusetts high school has pleaded guilty to spying on people using a girls’ bathroom at the …


Neighbors concerned about safety, traffic from proposed development on Olive Street in Northampton

NORTHAMPTON -- Walk down Olive Street on an evening after work and you might see residents walking their dogs, doing home repairs, or strolling down …

Western Massachusetts

Trench presents... Chockablock

Line-up /<p>D Double E (live)<p>Carns Hill (live)<p>Marcus Nasty (Rinse FM)<br>+ Host: Mic Man Frost<p>A.G the DJ (NTS)<p>DJ Argue (Glitched)<p>DJ Fira (Balaami)<p>Anyone …

Grime Music

Secretary of State rejects Jo Comerford complaint that primary ballots are flawed for Western Mass write-in candidates

NORTHAMPTON — A lawyer for the Jo Comerford campaign said Wednesday that all primary ballots in the Hampshire, Franklin and Worcester Senate race …


PeoplesBank unveils plan for financial services center at former Yankee Pedlar in Holyoke

Architects for PeoplesBank appeared before the Holyoke Planning Board Tuesday night for public hearing and site plan review. The bank will repurpose …

Financial Services

Northampton v Cambridge preview

Shaun McWilliams remains a doubt for Northampton ahead of the visit of Cambridge.<p>The 20-year-old midfielder has missed the last two matches after he …


Lions lock in Nic Groom

The Lions have confirmed that six more players, including scrumhalf Nic Groom, have committed to the franchise.<p>Groom, who arrived in Johannesburg …

South African Rugby

I Just Like To Clean - Northampton, PA Patch

I JUST LIKE CLEANING <br>Home cleaning at it's finest! <br>Old school, on your knees scrubbing, and deep down cleaning!<br>I JUST LIKE TO CLEAN. I'm not a big, …


Northampton Sheriff offers Project Lifesaver to help find missing persons

CLOSE<p>Officers with the Accomack County Sheriff's Office are using new technology to help them find missing persons more quickly.<p>Northampton County …

Alzheimer's Disease

The Royal Mail has introduced its first ever parcel postboxes

The 160 year-old mailbox has been given a clever upgrade.<p><b>Avid online shoppers who find a visit to the post office a burden will be thrilled to hear the Royal Mail is experimenting with a new process to make sending parcels a lot less time-consuming.</b><p>The postal service has launched its first ever …

Royal Mail

NORTHAMPTONSHIRE SIGN BEN CURRAN | Northamptonshire County Cricket Club

<b>Batsman Ben Curran has signed for Northamptonshire on a two-year contract from the start of next season.</b><p>The 22-year-old left-hander – son of former …

English Cricket

Wycombe 1-1 Northampton (7-6 on pens): El-Abd decides tie from the spot

Report and highlights from Carabao Cup first round clash<p>Adam El-Abd scored the decisive penalty as Wycombe beat Northampton 7-6 in a shootout after a …


Unlucky armed robbers tried to hold up a Starbucks where armed police were getting coffee

A man attempting to hold up a Starbucks in Northampton chose exactly the wrong target for his robbery – as it turned out that the local police armed …


2018 All-Western Mass. Division II boys lacrosse: Longmeadow earns multiple spots on first team

Western Massachusetts

Result: Northampton & District CA 25m TT

<i>Geir Robinson fastest in the Northampton & District CA 25 mile time trial near Royston on August 11; Jackie Field fastest woman in 10th</i><p><b>Result:</b> …

Cycling (UK)

Echo and the Bunnymen announce North American fall tour dates

Echo and the Bunnymen<p>Last month, Echo and the Bunnymen hit the road with Violent Femmes for a string of co-headlining tour dates. In November, the …

Salt Lake City

Company’s plans for 1st medical marijuana-growing facility in Northampton get key permits

NORTHAMPTON — The old Willard gravel pit is on its way to becoming the site of the city’s first medical marijuana growing and processing facility, …


'Monterey Pop' to be screened outdoors in Northampton

It will be shown outdoors as part of the Northampton Community Arts Trust's Outside the Box series at 33 Hawley St.

Jimi Hendrix

See What Happens When This Ordinary Traffic Stop Goes Horribly Wrong

4:45 PM 08/12/2018<p>Newly-released dashcam footage shows a tense traffic stop quickly devolving into a deadly shootout that nearly killed two …

Conservative View

Upcoming concerts: Counting Crows, Three Doors Down and more

A look ahead at some of the most-anticipated concerts in western and central Massachusetts and Connecticut.

Mohegan Sun Arena

47 Rounds Were Fired in Absolutely Wild Shootout Between State Troopers and Suspect (VIDEO)

<i>Warning: This video is disturbing.</i>This is the video prosecutors used to convict <b>Daniel K. Clary</b> of attempting to murder two Pennsylvania law …


Carlisle v Northampton preview

Deadline day signing Anthony Gerrard is not fit to start for Carlisle in their home clash with Northampton but could appear on the bench.<p>The defender …


M&S in new phase of store closures

<b>Marks & Spencer is implementing the latest round of its store closure programme this weekend as it battles to improve its fortunes.</b><p>Seven more of the retailer's clothing shops will be shutting their doors for the last time on Saturday.<p>The latest closures are in Falkirk, Kettering, Newmarket, New …


Dashcam video of police shooting in Pennsylvania released

Video<p>PLAINFIELD TOWNSHIP, NORTHAMPTON COUNTY - Its been six weeks since a Monroe County man was convicted of shooting and severely injuring a state …