1 hr ago
Beer and books at bold new bar
Seymour Pub opened with little fanfare, but a sidewalk sandwich board and word of mouth have been steadily drawing people to the new bar on Bank Row since the first of the month.
5 hrs ago
Mill House tenants in Greenfield regroup after fire
Cynthia Dodge, left, and Frances Tuttle, right, with her dog Cassy in the Mill House Apartments, 75 Wells St., the scene of a fire Tuesday night which displaced some residents.
5 hrs ago
Greenfield and Sunderland join anti-tobacco coalition
In November, the health boards of each town adopted a set of regulations prohibiting the sale of tobacco and non-tobacco nicotine products such as e-cigarettes to those under 18. In doing so, they joined nine other Franklin County communities that belong to the Franklin-Hampshire Tobacco and Substance Use Prevention Partnership.
8 hrs ago
Housing court judge questions equity of 'two-strikes' rule for homeless families in hotels
A Housing Court judge has questioned the legality of a so-called "two strikes" rule for homeless families living in hotels , and recently ordered state housing officials to triple that threshold to bring those families in line with residents of other types of emergency shelters.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Fire reported in Greenfield apartment building; area firefighters, Red Cross called to scene.
GREENFIELD - Firefighters from Greenfield and surrounding communities are battling a fire in an apartment building on Wells Street near downtown.
Firefighter sustains minor injury in Bernardston fire which displaced 3 people
A fire at a home on South Street in BernardstonTuesday morning left a Greenfield firefighter with a twisted ankle and displaced three people includi9ng a local firefighter.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Man found dead in Greenfield's Fall River identified as Michael Hogarty
Construction workers repairing a Route 2 bridge over the river spotted the body in shallow water on Dec. 2. Fall River separates the communities of Greenfield and Gill and runs into the Connecticut River .
Rail fix on track for 2015 passenger service
The new train platform to be built at the John W. Olver Transit Center in Greenfield will extend out beyond the concrete bench at left, toward the train tracks.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Greenfield school board eyes zero-based budgeting
The Greenfield School Committee may use the timing of a superintendent search as an opportunity to examine how effectively the department spends its money.
District Court Log
Christopher M. Passon, 24, of Riverside Drive, Greenfield. Admitted to sufficient facts for malicious damage to a motor vehicle, but continued without a finding until 5/13/14, with victim witness assessment of $50.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Unique Greenfield program uses St. Bernard dogs to comfort police, firefighters
GREENFIELD - For Rosie and Clarence the comfort dogs, there is no longer anywhere to hide.
Greenfield police arrest Bernardston 18-year-old in connection with string of robberies
GREENFIELD - Greenfield police have arrested an 18-year-old Bernardston man in connection with a string of armed robberies over the past month.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Greenfield rejects Mohawk's shared superintendency proposal
After seven minutes of discussion, the Greenfield School Committee unanimously rejected the notion of sharing a superintendent with two West County districts.
Officials await positive identification of body found floating in Franklin County river
GREENFIELD — Authorities in Franklin County are without new information as they await the state Medical Examiner's report on the body found floating in the Fall River on Monday.
Cape Cod Times
Fund helps to heat a home in Sandwich
In an attempt to shield her daughter, who recently had tried to commit suicide, a Sandwich mother hid her own depression stemming from an injury after a car accident.
2013 Toys for Tots drive begins
Monday marks the beginning of an annual two-week long campaign at 22News. In cooperation with the U.S. Marine Corps, AAA, and St. Germain Investment Management, we are hoping to meet the needs of thousands of western Massachusetts children through the Toys for Tots program.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Greenfield Business Association to sell newest ornament during 'Home for the Holidays'
GREENFIELD -It won't be business as usual in Greenfield on Dec. 7, as Santa arrives, carolers sing and hot chocolate is served in the downtown shopping district.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Sewer problems still headache for Greenfield
Tree roots, feminine hygiene products, "disposable" wipes and cooking grease are at the root of the town's recent spate of sewer line backups.
Oregon Department of Justice names 20 "worst charities"
The Oregon Department of Justice has announced its annual list of 20 "worst charities," a distinction it bestows upon groups that records show spend less than 35 percent of the money they raise for their cause.
Body found in river between Greenfield and Gill; identity, cause of death not yet released
GREENFIELD -- Investigators have not yet released the identity or cause of death of a man found in the Fall River Monday.