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Belchertown picks 3 finalists for departing school Superintendent Judith Houle
A veteran administrator and two long-serving grammar school principals are the finalists to replace departing Belchertown superintendent Judith Houle , who announced in August that she would not seek a contract extension.
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23 hrs ago
Work on Pleasant Street mill project in Easthampton to begin; portion ...
Michael Michon, owner of Mill 180 on Pleasant Street in Easthampton, stands in front of a drawing of what the Pleasant Street mill project will look like.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Jane Kaufman: Reeling from the contra dance at Guiding Star Grange
The author dances with Richard Chamlin at the Guiding Star Grange in Greenfield to the music of Wild Asparagus March 1. As a transplanted Midwesterner, the social atmosphere of New England has often felt a bit gray to me.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Easthampton's Three Posies jewelry at Nash Gallery
As a professional web designer and the editor of the Valley Arts Newsletter, Easthampton's Bronwen Hodgkinson is great at helping others promote their work and art.
This Newton firm is one of the Boston area's fastest growing PR agencies
The fastest growing PR firm in the Boston area might be one you've never heard of before.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Just Ask: Why don't the light towers on Interstate 91 in Holyoke area work properly?
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Easthampton artist to install artwork into Taber Art Gallery at Holyoke Community College
Angela Zammarelli of Easthampton will be installing her artwork, "Ghostmaker's Habitat, or, When You Build Your House, I Will Come By," at the Taber Art Gallery at Holyoke Community College .
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Jane Kaufman: Valley offers lots to do on the cheap
Indian Orchard Mills is one of many area venues where visitors can enjoy seeing exhibits by area artists.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Good Samaritan rescues dog from burning backyard kennel in Easthampton, gets bitten in process
EASTHAMPTON - An oil truck delivery driver was bitten by a dog while rescuing the animal from a burning kennel Monday afternoon, according to Easthampton Fire Department officials.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Religion notes: Ash Wednesday, Sinai concert, psychic fair
Philippines help SPRINGFIELD -Members of parishes in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Springfield have donated more than $80,000 to help victims of the Nov. 8, 2013 typhoon that struck the Philippines, killing thousands of people, and leaving many more injured, homeless and without livelihoods.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Motorists finding lots of potholes on Greater Springfield roads
The tractor-trailer never had a chance. Rumbling across a West Street intersection, the truck slammed into side-by-side potholes, jerking the driver's head back and jolting all 18 tires.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
53-year-old Easthampton man, seriously injured in East Street...
A 53-year-old man was critically injured when his van went off the road and hit a utility pole.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Just for the fun of it, Easthampton Community Center hosts laughter leader
EASTHAMPTON - Trevor Smith, a certified laughter leader and human potential coach, will lead a free program to teach laughter therapy exercises and other techniques to help people reduce stress in their lives.
Easthampton police: Car crash closes East Street from Ferry Street to Route 5
EASTHAMPTON - An early Monday vehicle crash has closed East Street from Ferry Street to Route 5, according to an Easthampton police spokesman, who had no additional information.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Xin Song, of Boston, wins Distinguished Young Woman of Massachusetts
Xin Song, of Boston, was named the 2014 Distinguished Young Woman of Massachusetts in Saturday's competition at Holyoke Community College.
New potholes rip apart roads, causing danger for drivers
It's getting difficult to avoid potholes in Western Massachusetts. Extreme temperatures, mixed with melting snow, are costing drivers big money on car repairs and their patience.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
I-91 crash closes highway in Whately
UPDATE, 9:09 a.m.: State police are now reporting a second crash in the northbound lanes of Interstate 91 in Easthampton.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Former Holyoke man admits role in robbery spree of pharmacies in 3 states
HARTFORD - A former Holyoke resident pleaded guilty in federal court Friday to taking part in a robbery spree that hit several pharmacies in Connecticut, Rhode Island and Western Massachusetts, officials said.
Five great Easthampton places that were cool before the city was.
Hipster jokes aside, Easthampton has become a hotspot for arts and entertainment over the past few years.
Easthampton residents get a chance to weigh in on Nashawannuck Pond Promenade project
Residents will have an opportunity to comment on the Nashawannuck Pond Promenade project at a meeting Feb. 26 at 5:30 p.m. in the Municipal Building.