Wednesday Aug 27
Just Folks: Hampshire, Franklin, Metro East Plus: Academic honors...
Cameron Laramee , of Belchertown, was recognized for outstanding academic accomplishments by being named to the spring president's list at LeTourneau University.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Belchertown Family Center will be allowed to continue operating at...
Selectmen unanimously voted Monday to continue allowing Belchertown Family Center to operate for the month of September at a former school on 720 Franklin St., but no decision has been made where the organization will be after that.
Palmer fire at BellSimons Co. warehouse called arson; $5K reward offered to find suspect
PALMER - A fire Monday night at the BellSimons Co. warehouse and distribution center has been ruled to be an arson, Palmer Fire Chief Alan J. Roy said.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
De-tech-tive work pays off after robberies
A fast food bag, a change machine and the innovative use of GPS technology has helped the Deerfield Police Department catch a man they allege broke into a Pine Nook Road home on July 30 and stole several expensive items.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Spencer-East Brookfield official finalist in Belchertown
Karen J. Zaleski, the director of pupil services at Spencer-East Brookfield School District, was named a finalist for the superintendent position in Belchertown this week.
Religion notes: Aug. 21, 2014
Foster Memorial Church, 1791 Wilbraham Road in the Sixteen Acres section will hold a "Attic Treasures" tag sale on the front lawn on Saturday, Aug. 23 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Items for sale include: books, household and yard items and more.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Shop second hand for women's fall fashion 3
Whether you are a student looking to get new clothes, or you just need to update your wardrobe for fall there are plenty of ways to save money! Tammy Wozniak is the owner of B-Town Loft in Belchertown and she joined us to show how easy it is to find quality, name brand clothes at affordable prices!
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Belchertown School Committee announces 2 finalists for superintendent
BELCHERTOWN — The School Committee on Tuesday named Karen Zaleski and Karol G. Coffin as the two finalist for superintendent.
Seth Kellogg's Birds of the Air: While wetland birds are...
Only the raucous calls of kingbirds still ring out across the grass where once the meadowlark sang.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Crawford/Royalist overcome sloppy track at Vernon
On what turned into a rainy, sloppy night at Vernon Downs, Royalist was a front-running winner in Leg 2 of the Racing Under Saddle Series.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Massachusetts car costs compared to other states
For many of us, a car is essential to our daily lives, but it can be expensive. Compared to other states, though, we're right in the middle.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
The Brattleboro Reformer
No. 29 Chevy prevails in Monadnock feature
Barry Gray fought off multiple challenges from Matt Frahm, Tommy O'Sullivan and Dillon Moltz to pick up his first victory of the season in the JBH 100 at Monadnock Speedway on Saturday night.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Western Mass. opinion mixed on Iraq airstrikes
The president sent airstrikes aimed at ISIS artillery units that was sheltering Kurdish militants who were near the Kurdish regional capital of Irbil in Iraq.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Study: Aspirin may help cut your risk for certain cancers
A British study says taking one aspirin a day could dramatically cut people's chances of getting and dying from common cancers.
Half of Amherst residents either work or attend UMass, according to consultant report
On Tuesday, the consultants hired by the town and the University of Massachusetts presented preliminary findings about how the two could tackle housing and economic needs.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Belchertown's Hope United Methodist Church celebrates 140 years
BELCHERTOWN -Churches are more likely to celebrate their 100th or 150th anniversaries, but the members of Hope United Methodist Church are celebrating the 140th anniversary of their house of worship.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
hadley small fry softball
Softball for Small Fries is a non-profit western Massachusetts group that raises money to help families pay the medical bills for their ailing children.