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8 hrs ago | MassLive.com
AMHERST - Team Sam I Am is hosting a golf tournament at the Amherst Golf Club on Aug. 16 to benefit Autism Speaks.
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9 hrs ago | University of Massachusetts Amherst
In concert with the Town of Amherst, officials at the University of Massachusetts Amherst are limiting campus-sponsored nighttime outdoor events on playing fields and grassy areas as of July 15 as a precautionary measure against mosquito-borne illnesses such as Eastern equine encephalitis .
15 hrs ago | Boston Herald
Madeline, the inquisitive French schoolgirl from Ludwig Bemelmans's eponymous picture book series, may seem right at home in the impressionistic and quintessentially Parisian landscape of Bemelmans's artwork.
Eight in 10 say their personal financial situation is about the same or worse than it was a year ago, with low-income poll respondents more likely to report a slide.
The Conservation Commission Wednesday night approved enforcement orders against those involved with damaging wetlands at the proposed Retreat in the Cushman section of North Amherst and will review the restoration plan before voting on whether to accept it.
A registered level three sex offender exposed himself to a group of young women Wednesday afternoon, Amherst Police Lt.
The Conservation Commission is slated to meet tonight with three parties involved in the proposed student housing project known as the Retreat to talk about remediation for damage to wetlands on the site in the Cushman section of North Amherst.
Amherst patrol officers Felipe Feliciano, Matthew Frydryk and Joshua Harris were recognized by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Municipal Police Training Committee at a ceremony held at Springfield Technical Community College on June 18. In February, the three officers performed CPR on a 48-year-old man who was in cardiac arrest and provided ... (more)
"Teachers get inspired by other teachers," said Courtney Waring, director of education, at the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art.
Greenfield, Mass Police Department : ... A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 PM EDT FOR NORTHWESTERN HAMPDEN... HAMPSHIRE AND CENTRAL FRANKLIN COUNTIES... AT 743 PM EDT... DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH.
Grow Food Amherst and Sustaining Amherst is offering another workshop, this one July 16 to help property owners learn to take care of their yards and lawn in an environmentally safe way.
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Updated: Fri Jul 11, 2014 03:17 pm
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