La Leche League meeting
Breastfeeding mothers group East Longmeadow - La Leche League of East Longmeadow will hold its third meeting on a series of four meetings on Wednesday, July 23 at 7 p.m. at the old Pleasantview School, 328 North Main St. The meeting topic "The Art of Breastfeeding and Avoiding Difficulties."
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Sat Jul 19, 2014
John Kelly of East Longmeadow claims 106th Massachusetts Amateur Golf Championship
The East Longmeadow resident played like a professional all week at the 106th Massachusetts Amateur Golf Championship and he has the trophy to prove it.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
East Longmeadow firefighter Christopher Beecher graduates from Massachusetts Firefighter Academy
Beecher and his classmates were members of the 214th class to complete the academy's 45-day Career Recruit Firefighting Training Program, which provides new firefighters the basic skills they will need when they go into service with their home community.
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Gas leak forces evacuation of East Longmeadow housing complex
A housing complex was evacuated after a gas line was ruptured near Elm Street Friday morning, East Longmeadow Fire Department officials said.
Gas main hit by excavator at Elm Street East Longmeadow road work project near Springfield line
An excavator working on the Elm Street reconstruction project hit a 10-inch natural gas main Friday morning, resulting in a leak that prompted public safety officials to evacuate seven homes in East Longmeadow and Springfield, a fire official said.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Religion notes: July 17, 2014
Immaculate Conception Church, 25 Parker St. in the Indian Orchard section presents its 34th annual Dozynki Polish-American Festival Friday, July 18 through Sunday, July 19. There will be a Polish and American kitchens, games, live entertainment and more.
Amherst officials still hoping to create regional dispatch with Pelham, Hadley
In 2008 when Laurence R. Shaffer was town manager, Amherst began discussing creating a regional dispatch center with Hadley and the University of Massachsuetts and talks soon included Belchertown.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Friendly's co-founder S. Prestley Blake's...
Monticello was once on the $2 bill. Monticello also used to be on postage stamps.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Chicopee hires Carolyn Porter as Parks and Recreation Department superintendent
Carolyn Porter shows plans for a new field to past Holyoke Mayor Michael Sullivan when she was the director of Parks and Recreation in Holyoke.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
East Longmeadow fire department, state Fire Marshal's office,...
Fire investigators on the scene Friday morning of an overnight garage fire at 22 Gerrad Avenue in East Longmeadow.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
East Longmeadow Board of Selectman votes to hire new police officer
Selectmen interviewed four candidates in the hearing room at Town Hall. Along with Police Chief Douglas Mellis, they posed several questions to the applicants, touching on topics from what traits a good police officers should possess to the candidates' personal assessment of their individual leadership qualities.
Businesses could start opening in new Route 9 building as early as September
Some of the businesses at Hadley Corner on Route 9 could be opening as soon as September, according to the developer.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
For Jehovah's Witness Erica Figueroa 'Bible touches every aspect of our lives'
The Figueroa family of East Longmeadow who will attend the Jehovah Witness Convention at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
East Longmeadow selectmen to interview police candidates, discuss hiring of new health agent
The East Longmeadow Board of Selectmen plan to interview several candidates for an open position with the police department this evening at 6 p.m. in the hearing room at the Town Hall.
Springfield Unity Festival concert began life as York Mayo's dream
I picture Symphony Hall with 300 local singers, doing gospel and world numbers, in what is not a religious ceremony.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
East Longmeadow Recreation Commission to consider re-appointing 3...
The East Longmeadow Recreation Commission will come together Monday night at 6:30 in a conference room within the confines of 328 North Main St. to plot a course for handling its responsibilities in the upcoming months.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
East Longmeadow police: Springfield woman dies in single-car crash on Prospect Street
EAST LONGMEADOW - Authorities are investigating a fatal car crash after a Springfield woman died from injuries sustained in a single-car accident reported at 7:53 a.m. Saturday on Prospect Street.
Eric Madison elected as new chairman of East Longmeadow Appropriations Committee
"Whenever Eric has stepped up to run our meetings, he's done an excellent job," said committee member Dawn Starks.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
A tree came down on this house on Plumtree Road in Sunderland.
Sunderland police received several reports from residents who said they saw a funnel cloud in the sky Thursday night, and Friday, investigators from the National Weather Service worked to figure out just what happened.