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Editorial: NMH course
Although the Northfield Mount Hermon School has been a one-campus school in Gill since 2005, the prep school remains tied to Northfield.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Head Start cuts hit home locally
In the wake of federal spending cuts and a need to increase quality, anti-poverty agency Community Action is reorganizing its "Head Start" program - resulting in 129 fewer poor children across the Pioneer Valley who will be able to enroll in the free or discounted preschool/childcare service this fall.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Recorder/Paul Franz Acres of cultivated fields in Northfield.
With completion of a "Sustainable Franklin County" plan that calls for the region to protect farmland and expand local food supplies, a new $74,000 grant will advance "strategic food system planning" over the next year to help build "a resilient regional food system."
Hobby Lobby back in Northfield
The Oklahoma billionaires who gave away the former Northfield Mount Hermon School in January are once again involved in a Northfield property.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Dream workshop June 20
On Thursday, June 20, at 6:30 p.m. Rockland Public Library will host a dream workshop with Renee Chrystefor.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Pioneer Valley Regional High School in Northfield holds graduation ceremony
Located in Northfield, the school has students from 13 neighboring communities. Because it hosts grades 7 through 12, teachers and administrators are able to form strong bonds with the students there, said Principal William Wehrli.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Letter: Tree butchery
Some time ago, a poet by the name of Joyce Kilmer wrote a poem called "Trees," a few lines of which said, "a tree who looks at God all day and lifts her leafy arms to pray ...." Well, let me tell you, trees on Route 63 between Erving and Northfield are praying, "Help! Help! the experts are coming!" Never in all my 55 years of being involved with ... (more)
Sun Jun 02, 2013
Editorial: Up to the towns
Dateline Deerfield, Sunderland and Whately: Having residents of the three individual towns decide whether they want to be part of a regional EMT/ambulance service is probably the best way for the decision to be made.
Thu May 30, 2013
Still no Pioneer budget after Bernardston vote
The town nearly passed a 4 percent increase to its share of the school district budget at this week's annual town meeting.
Wed May 29, 2013
Editorial: Bridge building
For roughly nine years, The Friends of Schell Bridge have existed for one reason - to find a way to keep the Schell Memorial Bridge from becoming just another memory of what life was once like in Northfield.
ECA+ GALLERY, 43 Main St., Easthampton. Monday through Thursday and Saturday, noon to 6 p.m. www.easthamptoncityarts.com . Abstract painter Mary Witt exhibits "Fractured Reality," a series of paintings exploring texture, depth, color and movement.
Sun May 26, 2013
Pioneer costs top agenda at Bernardston town meeting
Voters will decide whether to fund their $2.32 million share of the school district budget and more than $50,000 in school capital projects at Wednesday's annual town meeting.
Fri May 24, 2013
Local store robbed by gunman
A man, his face hidden with a black hooded sweatshirt and blue bandana, came into the store, partially showed what appeared to be a gun in his sweatshirt pocket, demanded cash from the drawer and left with an undisclosed amount of money, according to police.
Wed May 22, 2013
New life for Schell Bridge?
The Schell Memorial Bridge could be replaced with a new bike and pedestrian bridge, at no cost to the town, if the project gets the green light from the Selectboard and state.
Submitted photo GCC student exhibit There will be a reception for an exhibit of student work at Greenfield Community College Thursday, April 18.
'A Dream of Music'
Submitted photo Want to have fun Saturday night? Rani Arbo & daisy mayhem will be at the Wendell Full Moon Coffeehouse Saturday night for a fundraiser for the Montague Reporter.