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    Tributes have been pouring in for E. Henry Twiggs, a legendary civil rights figure and public servant from Springfield, Massachusetts.  He died Thursday at the age of 80.

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       As a municipal election year begins in January, the mayor of the largest city in western Massachusetts and the city’s legislative body are clashing.  One of the disputes could wind up in court.

The League of Women Voters of Springfield, Massachusetts has announced a series of forums this month on police oversight.

     After 10 months of fact-finding, an ad hoc committee finds residents in the city of Springfield, Massachusetts to be largely satisfied with the police department.

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    A special committee formed earlier this year to identify ways to improve relations between the police and the community in one western Massachusetts city may continue its work in 2018.

       A special committee that is working to identify ways to improve relations between the police and the community in Springfield, Massachusetts is soliciting residents’ opinions through an online survey.

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    Many cities in the region will participate today in National Night Out, an annual event that seeks to improve relations between the police and the community.

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    A special committee has begun working to identify ways to improve relations between the police and the community in one western Massachusetts city.