Seth Kellog's Birds of the Air: Following the ducks and geese north.
The small cackling goose is a cousin of the bigger Canada goose, and a much rarer bird in New England.
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
Turners Falls man acquitted of shooting
The Recorder reports that Corey Sutton was acquitted Tuesday by a Greenfield Superior Court jury of charges related to the December 2012 shooting of Zachery Drew in Orange.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Responsive Classroom Publishes New Edition of The Morning Meeting Book
TURNERS FALLS, Mass., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ Northeast Foundation for Children, Inc. , developer of Responsive Classroom, a research-based approach to integrating high-level academics with social-emotional learning, has just published a third edition of The Morning Meeting Book .
Franklin County Technical school cosmetology students will cut hair...
Franklin County Technical school cosmetology students will cut hair for Locks of Love at the school's cosmetology shop on Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Recorder Franklin County Technical School senior Madison Lively of Greenfield and some of her classmates will use their skills as hairdressers-in-training this week to help children, teens and ... (more)
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Troll Fest to celebrate renovation of Turners Falls-Gill Bridge
MONTAGUE -A variety of performances, demonstrations and art exhibitions focusing on the theme of trolls, mythology and folklore will celebrate the completed renovation of the Turners Falls-Gill Bridge.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Orange shooting trial goes to jury
That was part of prosecutor Jeremy Bucci's closing argument Friday as he argued that there was no way the victim of a 2012 shooting was able to arm himself by grabbing a screwdriver from the cluttered top of a microwave without knocking other items to the floor.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Fundraising on a roll for skatepark at Unity Park in Turners Falls
Bryan W. Dolan, a longtime member of the Unity Skatepark Committee, stands on land next to a parking lot at the park that could one day be the site of the skatepark.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Seth Kellogg's Birds of the Air: Ducks on the rivers
Two weekends ago we had to brave a cold wind and a bright sun to see the diving ducks on the Connecticut River at Turners Falls.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Former Turners church to be next library?
From house of prayer to home of books? The Board of Selectmen on Monday allotted $9,975 for an architectural study of the former St. Anne's Church with an eye to finding a new home for the village library.
Police logs, March 21 to 22
3:09 p.m. - Report of illegal dumping at Davis and Emily streets. No identifying information was found in the garbage bag, which was full of adult diapers.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Still in the gym
Turners Falls sophomore Jalen Sanders reaches for a groundball during outfielder drills with the high school baseball team as Trent Bourbeau and Trevor Mankowsky wait in line to participate in the Indians' gym.
Turners commences Strathmore repairs
The Board of Selectmen this week allotted $20,000 to begin addressing the requirements of an order from the Turners Falls fire chief to clean and patch the former Strathmore Paper mill complex in the interest of fire safety.
Thu Mar 20, 2014
River search turns up no sign of Rebecca Streeter, missing Greenfield woman
A recent photo of Rebecca Streeter, who has been subject of a missing persons search since late February.