MA State Senator Don Humason to Run for Westfield Mayor

MA State Senator Don Humason to Run for Westfield Mayor

On Beacon Hill, Western Massachusetts will be losing yet another legislator, who has decided to throw his hat into another political ring. With current Westfield Mayor Brian Sullivan not seeking re-election, longtime State Senator Don Humason (R), has announced he is...
Nick Cocchi on Prison Reform

Nick Cocchi on Prison Reform

A new sheriff was recently sworn in in Hampden County. Nick Cocchi will take the reigns as Hampden County Sheriff – a post Michael Ashe held for 42 years. Carolee McGrath sat down with the new sheriff to talk about his priorities in the New Year, and his thoughts on...
The State We’re In: Sheriff Michael Ashe

The State We’re In: Sheriff Michael Ashe

As he prepares to step down at the end of 2016 – after seven terms and 42 years in the post – Hampden County Sheriff Michael Ashe discusses the top national ratings his Sheriff’s Department and the Hampden County House of Corrections have received for many innovative...