SOUTH HADLEY, MA (WGGB/WSHM) - After the passing of her father, a South Hadley woman needed her mom more than ever, and, when things got hard, they didn't leave each other's side.
Every Wednesday, the Surprise Squad strikes all over the area, helping out deserving individuals and groups. Do you know someone who could use a "Surprise?"
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SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- Alan Root is turning 96 this year. A Marine Corps veteran wounded in World War II, he's lost most of his mobility preventing him from doing some of his favorite …
WEST SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- This week, our Big Y Surprise Squad is honoring a loyal wife and proud mother who's working hard to overcome the biggest hardship of her life after her husb…
LONGMEADOW, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- A single mom of two boys from Longmeadow has been battling breast cancer now for ten years
WESTFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- A true team player hit quite the milestone in his basketball career this year and his entire school wants to thank him.
Chilly temps and more winter weather on the way means a lot of families are enjoying February break indoors.
HAMPDEN, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- Valentine's Day is a time for romance and roses and our Surprise Squad has quite the combo this week.
WESTFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) - After the holidays, extra financial stressors can surely weigh on anyone, especially when house and car issues arise.
WEST SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) - Western Mass News asked, and you, the viewers, delivered with nominations pouring into our Surprise Squad on the hunt for the biggest Patriots fan.
LUDLOW, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- This week the Western Mass News Surprise Squad joined in to honor first responders in our community who protect and serve every day.
HOLYOKE, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- It's the most wonderful time of year, but for those less fortunate it can be the most stressful.
SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) - It's Breast Cancer Awareness Month and the Lia Auto Group Surprise Squad is giving back to a Springfield mom that's battling the deadly disease and that's not her…
SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- This week, the Lia Auto Group Surprise Squad is giving back to a Springfield family, down on their luck.
WEST SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) - We're six days into the Big E already and New England's largest fair has already brought in more than 330,000 people.
BRIMFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) - A young Brimfield girl who was suddenly diagnosed with a life-changing disease, has spent the last year weak and in pain.
Every week, our Lia Auto Group Surprise Squad lends a helping hand to people throughout western Massachusetts. With the help of a local non-profit with the same mission, this week, we're help…
It's back to school and back-to-back Lia Auto Group Surprise Squads this week. We're joining in a community effort to help a Chicopee family.
Western Mass News and the Lia Auto Group Surprise Squad handed out more than 250 Western Mass bags filled with nearly a thousand items at Morgan Elementary school in Holyoke.
Sylvain Lemieux is working double shifts to provide for his family. His wife is unable to work because of a disabling disease. Looking for a way to help her husband, Lisa Lemieux reached out …
A talented Springfield artist is thriving. Her art even getting picked up by celebrities like rapper T.L. However, it's her commitment to family values that's drawing in our Surprise Squad.