Franklin County Newswire (Page 5)

Franklin County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Franklin County, MA. (Page 5)

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  1. Igers413 connects Instagram enthusiasts in Western Mass. NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Recorder

    ... Today, Igers413 is comprised of more than 1,800 active and engaged western Mass. instagrammers, including Franklin County photographers like Anja Schutz, the artist behind the #grabhimbytheballot project, and Justin Barrett, who attended Franklin ...

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  2. AE Exhibits for the week of Feb. 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Recorder

    ... Photographer Matthew Cavanaugh's show at Hope & Olive, examining two special places in Franklin County, is ending. The photography show will close with a reception from 3 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 26, at the restaurant. The closing reception is free ...

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  3. AE Clubs for the week of Feb. 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Recorder

    ... the music of Gregory Porter. $15 advance, $20 at the door. 289 Main St., Greenfield. 9 to 11:30 p.m. The Franklin County Sweethearts. Mix of Jazz, Blues and Country. 57A Lockes Village Road, Wendell. 7:30 p.m. Juke Joint Jazz and Jazz on the ...

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  4. Not your father's senior center NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | The Recorder

    Several Franklin County towns are considering replacing their senior centers, most of which were established in the latter half of the last century.

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  5. At Learn to Cope, families help each other heal after opioid addiction NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2017 | The Recorder

    ... As we come to terms with that, and can get past that, we get healthy." Members, who come from around Franklin County to attend the meetings, say they know of other families in the area suffering with opioid addictions, but that they're afraid to ...

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  6. Catholic Charities grant gives boost to older workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2017 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    WORCESTER – When Donna M. Nardella lost her job in the billing department of a home health organization several years ago, she tried to find a new post. She's still looking, but meanwhile she's working for Catholic Charities Worcester County under a program that uses grant money, most of it from the U.S. Department of Labor, to put older workers back to work.

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  7. Volunteer cuddlers provide a calming touch for babies NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | The Recorder

    ... in their recovery." The EMPOWER Program was created around 2012 in response to increasingly high rates of Franklin County babies with neonatal abstinence syndrome. Last year, there were a dozen. As of 2014, the rate was about double the state ...

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  8. Faith Matters: Spiritual lessons from the Berlin Wall NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2017 | The Recorder

    (The following is a submission to The Recorder's column, "Faith Matters." Each Saturday, a faith leader in Franklin County offers a personal perspective in this space. To become part of this series, email [email protected] or call 413-772-0261, ...

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  9. Business | MA Alliance Against Predatory Lending to Host Foreclosure ClinicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Go Local

    ... Clinic, Somerville Public Library, 79 Highland Ave., Somerville, MA Tuesday, Feb. 21st, 6:30-9pm: Franklin County Anti-Foreclosure Clinic, Brick House Community Resource Center, 24 Third St., Turners Falls, MA. Not only did Cutler found Cutler ...

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  10. Part of western Massachusetts no longer experiencing droughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | WWLP

    ... Valley and southern Berkshire County are still under a "severe drought," however western and northern Franklin County, and central Berkshire County are now considered to be under a "moderate drought." The northwestern corner of Berkshire County, in ...

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  11. In the Arena: Time for media to put focus on policy over ideologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | The Recorder

    ... to serve. Chris Collins, who worked in local radio in a number of capacities, has observed political life in Franklin County for years. He also is a former staff reporter for The Recorder and a Greenfield native.

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  12. Buckland seeks options for garage fixesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | The Recorder

    ... building committee at its next meeting, on Feb. 28 at 5:30 p.m. Building Inspector James A. Cerrone of the Franklin County Cooperative Inspection Program told the board the highway department cannot occupy the former Mayhew Steel plant indefinitely ...

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  13. Maple syrup season is less than two weeks awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | WWLP

    ... an early maple sugaring season, as long as the weather keeps cooperating. March is the month we normally see Franklin County maple syrup producers start tapping trees, and many farmers are getting ready. Gould's Sugarhouse in Shelburne will start ...

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  14. President Trump said drugs are cheaper than candy bars. How much do they really cost?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Sally Brunner, a nurse, shows the different-size syringes available to intravenous drug users at the Franklin County Health Department in Franklin County, Ky., on Oct. 14. Although a proliferation of cheap heroin has helped fuel the nation's drug epidemic, you can't buy it for 99 cents - the price of a Twix bar on target.com. "Unless the price of candy bars went up," said Melvin Patterson, a Drug Enforcement Administration spokesman, that's not the case.

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  15. County sets dates for spring clean upRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | OttawaHerald.com

    Franklin County residents will have a couple of spring weekends to bring items to the county transfer station free of charge.

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  16. Economic group thinks - West Mass' rebranding will better promote area tourism than - Pioneer Valley'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | The Recorder

    ... of in-depth research documents." But the announcement that we're now officially "West Mass" caught several Franklin County Chamber of Commerce representatives by surprise. "I don't really know," said Lisa Davol, the chamber's marketing and ...

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  17. Your Religion News: Feb. 11, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | The Recorder

    The Interfaith Council of Franklin County is dedicating its February meeting to the plight of the immigrant.

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  18. Faith Matters: For Valentine's Day, this reminder of a love giftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | The Recorder

    ... is a submission to The Recorder's weekly column, "Faith Matters." Each Saturday, a different faith leader in Franklin County offers a personal perspective in this space. To become part of this series, email [email protected] or call ...

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  19. Greenfield won't add fluoride to its waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | The Recorder

    ... Health has decided not to support community water fluoridation. In October, the Community Health Center of Franklin County suggested the town consider adding fluoride to its public water supply after a dental hygienist found a significant amount of ...

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  20. Franklin County areas received 8 to 14 inches of snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | WWLP

    ... the Boston GREENFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) - The snow stopped Thursday evening, but Greenfield and other towns in Franklin County got buried by snow. The main roads were in pretty good shape in Greenfield. The plows got right down to the hard top on Main ...

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