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Mount Holyoke President Lynn Pasquerella on mission of engagement
We need to do a better job at empowering individuals to take a place at the table in higher education.
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Thu Mar 13, 2014
Religion news: March 13, 2014
A Corned beef dinner A Granby - Immaculate Heart of Mary Men's Club presents an old fashioned corned beef and cabbage dinner on March 16 at 5 p.m. Tickets are $13 adults, $6.50 children, $14 to go.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Proposed condo project on Ferry Street, South Hadley, brings up...
Concerns about possible water problems drowned out most other public comments directed against a controversial 31-unit condominium project proposed on Ferry St. during Monday's 2.5 hour public hearing at a packed South Hadley town hall.
Pianist Krystian Tkaczewski to perform at Mount Holyoke College
The Kosciuszko Foundation will present award-winning pianist Krystian Tkaczewski in a concert at Mount Holyoke College in South Hadley entitled "The Romantics" and feature selections from Chopin and Tchaikovsky.
The secret to stopping a bully?
After decades of research, no one has yet found a way to reduce bullying in US schools.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Cash settlement no consolation for the loved ones of Joey Kareta
Not when you consider what it can't buy. That was the settlement a Hampshire Superior Court jury awarded the family of Frederick S. Kareta III this month in a civil suit filed by the family.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
UNlisted teens: Like to live abroad?
I loved to do a semester abroad in France. I have been learning French through my high school, middle school and late elementary school studies.
Club Scout: Creative Martini and Paint Club puts the 'art' in martini
But even if you're not a painter with grand ambitions, you still might want to try your hand at what the creators of the Creative Martini and Paint Club are offering.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Holyoke Geriatric Authority OK to close, state says, and...
HOLYOKE -- The state Department of Public Health said Friday it had approved a plan to close the Holyoke Geriatric Authority.
Tree tapping farmers hope maple syrup season heats up soon in Western Massachusetts
While frigid temperatures have delayed the start of the maple sugar tapping season, about 100 farmers and supporters gathered on the town common Friday to celebrate the beginning of another year of Massachusetts' sweetest natural resource.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
CBS 3 Springfield
Family of Mass. drunken driving victim gets $1.4M
A jury has awarded $1.4 million to the family of a Westfield man killed by a drunken driver in 2010.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Mount Holyoke College spring flower show 'nice way to end winter'
"It's a nice way to end the winter," said Brian Clark, of the spring flower show at Mount Holyoke College in South Hadley, that is expected to draw at least 2,000 people this month.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Cape Cod Times
You don't have to be Polish to join the Polish Society
But there was plenty of Polish pride Sunday afternoon at the monthly meeting of the Polish Society of Cape Cod and the Islands at the West Dennis Graded School.
Holyoke St. Patrick's Parade colleens run in Sheila Fallon's family
Katherine Quirk, standing, the 1978 grand colleen of the Holyoke St. Patrick's Parade, is shown here in this file photograph with the 1979 colleen, Corinne Baker, of South Hadley.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Courses at Mount Holyoke College Can Make this Summer Count
Mount Holyoke College's Professional and Graduate Education program offers dozens of summer course options to undergraduate and graduate students, as well as to anyone looking to enhance professional skills or for personal enrichment.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Holyoke honors World War I soldier George Clarke killed in France in 1918
Depiction of U.S. Army Private George G. Clarke, of Holyoke, killed in World War I, in a painting that hangs at the city's War Memorial, 310 Appleton St. HOLYOKE - There is some mystery in the death of George G. Clarke, but enough is clear to lead to a ceremony held in his honor Thursday at City Hall.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Club Scout: Triple X brings arena rock to clubs
While some bands pay tribute to a certain act, others recreate an era or genre of music.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Magician Nick Blais readies act for Ludlow audience
While the snow has created a Winter Wonderland outside, magician Nick Blais has promised to create a Wonderland of of the Impossible indoors next month.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Controversial South Hadley condo development now calls for 31 units
The controversial housing development proposed for Ferry Street now contains 31 two-bedroom units , documents related to the project released by the town show.