9 hrs ago
Two major - Lucky For Life' lottery tickets are about to expire
Two major winning lottery tickets purchased last year in the "Lucky For Life" game have yet to be claimed - leaving the major cash prizes to expire soon and be recycled back into the state's bank account.
13 hrs ago
Editorial: Go Fresh Mobile Farmer's Market makes it easy to eat fresh vegetables
The concept of the book mobile and the ice cream truck take on new, colorful dimensions with the Go Fresh Mobile Farmer's Market.
Religion notes: Aug. 21, 2014
Foster Memorial Church, 1791 Wilbraham Road in the Sixteen Acres section will hold a "Attic Treasures" tag sale on the front lawn on Saturday, Aug. 23 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Items for sale include: books, household and yard items and more.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
A river wild: Whately struggles to protect its drinking water
Whately has pulled out the big guns in its ongoing struggle to stabilize the banks of the Mill River before they erode and expose two wells that supply water to nearly half of the town's residents.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Dogs welcome at Dakin's 'Mutts & Mimosas' fund-raiser
There won't be any "No Dogs Allowed" signs at the second annual "Mutts & Mimosas" fund-raiser to benefit Springfield's Dakin Humane Society.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Whately admin. bids adieu
As of Friday, Sibley will take a new job as Shelburne treasurer. She said she will continue to work as Whately's town clerk.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Recorder file/Paul Franz The regional library building in Whately.
For the third time, South County's new regional ambulance service is exploring the possibility of purchasing the Western Massachusetts Regional Library System's building in Whately to use as its permanent base of operations.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Whately ZBA approves Bayer expansion
The Whately Zoning Board of Appeals approved a special permit for the expansion and granted a variance for the building's height Thursday night.
EERE Network News
Nexamp and NuGen Capital Collaborate on a 2.4 MW Solar Array
Nexamp, a Massachusetts-based solar solutions provider, and NuGen Capital Management, a private equity firm investing in renewable energy and real estate, completed a 2.4 megawatt solar facility at Fairview Farms in Whately, Massachusetts.
CISA plans benefit dinner at bucolic Whately orchard
If you support the mission of farming in Western Massachusetts, here's a chance to show your support while enjoying a memorable evening.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Pet of the Week: Milana
About Milana: Milana is a very high energy, sweet-natured young dog who is a year old.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Remote control plane fundraiser benefits food bank
Dozens of people who love remote control flying flocked to the Turners Falls airport.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
tower square farmers market beets
As we get closer to the middle of summer, there is more and more locally-grown produce available.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Whately Planning Board will continue Bayer site plan review
The Planning Board stopped short Tuesday night of approving local thermoplastic company Bayer MaterialScience's site plan for a proposed expansion of its factory in the town's industrial park.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
CBS 3 Springfield
20 Massachusetts firefighters helping battle northwest wildfires
The Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation has sent a crew of 20 wildland firefighters to help battle fires that have burned about 900,000 acres in Oregon and Washington in the last two weeks.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Severe Thunderstorm warning issued for Franklin County
The National Weather Service in Taunton has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for parts of Franklin County as Doppler Radar has detected a large cell moving into the area.