Franklin County Newswire

Franklin County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Franklin County, MA.

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  1. Springfield city council to discuss marijuana regulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBS 3 Springfield

    ... been fully approved for sales in the state by the cannabis control commission. In Hampden, Hampshire, and Franklin County, sixteen shops in all have submitted the required paperwork and are just awaiting approval from the commission. Some members of ...

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  2. Castle Rock' renewed for second season NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Recorder

    ... Joseph Stargensky recalled the team thinking, "This is Castle Rock right here," upon finding the eastern Franklin County town. It is also unknown whether the same actors, like Sissy Spacek, Melanie Lynskey and AndrA Holland, will appear in ...

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  3. Editorial: Backpack drive helps students step confidently into new school year NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Recorder

    We wish it weren't so, but Franklin County and the North Quabbin region are among the poorest in the state.

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  4. Political Notebook, August 15, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Recorder

    Francia Wisnewski, a Democrat seeking the 1st Franklin House seat in the Sept. 4 Democratic primary, has received endorsements from Franklin County Continuing the Political Revolution, from former Rep. Denise Andrews of Orange and from Maria's List.

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  5. Faith Matters: Earth: Past, present and future NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Recorder

    (Each Saturday, a faith leader in Franklin County offers a personal perspective in this space. To become part of this series, email religion@recorder.com or call 413-772-0261, ext. 265.) On May 18, 1980, Mount St. Helens experienced a catastrophic ...

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  6. Severe Thunderstorm Warning in effect for parts of Hampshire, Franklin CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WWLP

    A Severe Thunderstorm Warning is in effect for eastern/central Hampshire County and eastern Franklin County until 1:30 p.m. Remember, if you encounter street flooding-- turn around, don't drown! 22News has already received a report of street flooding on Center Street in Ludlow .

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  7. Your Religion News: Aug. 11, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2017 | The Recorder

    ... dicating worldwide hunger and poverty is having someone in your group attend the Recruitment Rally of Annual Franklin County CROP Hunger Walk: Tuesday, Aug. 14, at 6 p.m., at Leyden United Methodist Church. A light supper will be provided.

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  8. New End of Session Review 2018: Paul MarkAugust 13, 2018 | 03:57AM0 CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 13 | IBerkshires

    ... is to help communities, developers, who are trying to redevelop historic buildings in the Berkshires, in Franklin County, be able to make their buildings ADA compliant with the help of the state," Mark said. "A specific example would be the ...

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  9. Grant means more Big Brothers and Big Sisters for children NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 12 | The Recorder

    Big Brothers Big Sisters of Franklin County will be able to expand its mentoring programs this year with a grant of $30,000 from the state.

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  10. Keeping Pan Am Southern trains on the tracksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 12 | The Recorder

    ... Action's 14th annual Belly Bus food drive went well again this summer, showing again the generous nature of Franklin County. The Belly Bus collects food for area food pantries and programs that work to make sure children don't go hungry, ...

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  11. Political Notebook, August 11, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 11 | The Recorder

    ... learning the job as they go. That's why I'm with Natalie 100 percent." Blais, as executive director of the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce, "understands the role that our small businesses play in fueling the local economy," he added. "Her ...

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  12. Orange Armory may soon be deemed - historic place' NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 10 | The Recorder

    ... of Orange for $1. Over the years, the Armory has hosted the Citizens Advocacy Network, Council on Aging, Franklin County Home Care Corporation meals, Orange Roller Skating for three decades, birthday and family parties, exercise and karate classes, ...

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  13. Editorial: Solar project could make the difference in saving this farm NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 10 | The Recorder

    There are few things we New Englanders treasure more than our bucolic views. The sight of farmsteads, cows, fields of corn and tractors plying pastures confirm our choice to live in Franklin County and the North Quabbin region.

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  14. Where in Franklin County? Week of Aug. 11, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 10 | The Recorder

    Where in Franklin County? Week of Aug. 11, 2018

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  15. In the Arena: Officials' weak response to homeless situation won't be soon forgotten NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 10 | The Recorder

    ... is about as baffling a political stance as I've seen advanced in my nearly quarter of a century of covering Franklin County politics. How can this possibly project a positive image for Greenfield? And yet, for some, including a few who purport to ...

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  16. Car chase leads police from Brattleboro, Vt., through Franklin County NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | The Recorder

    A Georgia man is expected to be charged with several felonies following a vehicle chase from Brattleboro, Vt., that led authorities through Leyden and into Whately, according to Brattleboro Police.

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  17. Making a move - across parking lot NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | The Recorder

    ... Brown said. "I went to Hampshire College for my undergrad and Kansas State after that, then I came back to Franklin County Animal Hospital. I got on my own and opened here, where I've been leasing. This is the next logical step, and I'm really ...

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  18. Talk of the Towns, Aug. 9, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | The Recorder

    ... Society program tonight: An exceptional family collection dating from the pre-Revolutionary period in Franklin County will be the subject of a program tonight at 7:30 following the meeting of the Colrain Historical Society at Joan McQuade's barn ...

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  19. Landowners swamped by erosion denied injunction against Mountain Valley PipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Six Franklin County landowners have lost the first round of their legal fight against the Mountain Valley Pipeline, which they blame for erosion on their property.

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  20. Greenfield's Al Norman writes embellished history through new book - Ravings'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | The Recorder

    ... who stepped down in December as head of the advocacy group Mass Home Care after 31 years and who headed Franklin County Home Care Corp. from 1980 to 1986, may be best known in Greenfield for his national campaign in opposition to Walmart. He's ...

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