Lightning strikes Whately home
A lightning bolt struck a Whately home during Wednesday morning's turbulent thunderstorm, scorching the roof and leaving its three residents without a home.
While Eastern MA didn't get into any sun today, the Western half of the State did and that lead to some more dangerous thunderstorms with one that crossed the Pioneer Valley getting Tornado Warned.
Fri May 17, 2013
Regional ambulance plan gets draft budget
After an 11-month wait, selectmen in Deerfield, Whately and Sunderland have a draft budget and agreement for a future South County ambulance service.
Fri May 10, 2013
Conway to vote on $4,757,924 budget Monday
Monday, townspeople will be asked to approve a $4,757,924 budget for next year, which covers projects for Frontier school improvements, engineering plans for a new highway garage and senior housing review slated for the Rose property.
Thu May 09, 2013
Frontier projects uncertain after Whately town meeting
The trouble is, two of the Frontier Regional School District's other three towns have only approved some of Frontier's capital requests.
Tue May 07, 2013
Sunderland police cruiser damaged
A one-year-old police cruiser will need repairs after it crashed into a utility pole as it chased a speeding vehicle this past weekend.
Mon May 06, 2013
Recorder/Paul Franz Dry soil and irrigation equipment in fields along Mill Village Rd in Deerfield.
With few, if any, April showers or May rains, newly planted and transplanted crops on area farms are begging for water, and firefighters have been busy responding to brush fires around the region and the state.
Fri May 03, 2013
For a while, perennials were the fashionable family and annuals were almost forgotten.
Wed May 01, 2013
Great Barrington contractor reconstructs, restores historic buildings
David E. Lanoue and his contracting company are dedicated to restoring and preserving traditional architecture, such as barns and houses that date back to the 17th century.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Deerfield OKs Frontier budget request
The Frontier Regional School Committee jumped its biggest hurdle in passing its operational budget on Monday - the fiscally conservative town of Deerfield.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
The first house Realtor Robbie Cohn ever sold went for $19,900, and he made a commission of $600 on it.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Sunderland selectman candidates speak on issues
On Tuesday, incumbent Selectman David Pierce will vie for re-election against challenger Peter Murphy for a second three-year term.