Franklin County Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Inside the Montague Bookmill, a slice of literary New EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | MassLive.com

    The Montague Bookmill, its red, asymmetrical bulk rising from the wooded back roads of Franklin County, is a monument to transformation. 180 years ago, the rushing Sawmill River powered millstones here as they ground grain into flour.

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  2. Neighbors: Busy April ahead in Franklin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | The Recorder

    ... Street. Musicians will welcome spring with all types of music. The concert is open to seniors throughout Franklin County. BAYSTATE FRANKLIN MEDICAL CENTER'S Volunteer Services Department and Artisans of Western Mass will host an April Artisan Fair ...

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  3. Bulletin Board: UMass laxmen fall to Towson, 6-3Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | The Recorder

    ... net. Hannah Kantor and Alexa Rupp each played well defensively. Cairn Bright scored three times Sunday and Franklin County FC defeated Easthampton Eagles, 9-1, in a Under-12 boys' indoor soccer game at Allsport Arena in Northampton. Henry Wiemeyer ...

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  4. Biz leaders discuss regional economic development planRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | The Recorder

    Friday's gathering of the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce was an opportunity for about 100 business leaders from around the region to learn about regional economic development planning here.

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  5. West County NotebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | The Recorder

    ... license can be mailed. SHELBURNE - Penny Spearance has been appointed as the town's representative to the Franklin County Emergency Management Planning Committee. Spearance has received emergency management training through the Franklin Regional ...

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  6. Berkshire Gas extends freeze to SunderlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Recorder

    ... region. The company's first moratorium in December applied to Greenfield, Deerfield, Whately and Montague in Franklin County. The new moratorium will also affect nearby Hampshire County towns of Amherst, Hadley and Hatfield. The decision will ...

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  7. Bulletin Board: Atkins, Bryant, Richardson Fay-Wright All-StarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Recorder

    ... 18 years of age or older. The members of the CVSOA referee scholastic soccer matches in Hampshire County and Franklin County during the fall. Any interested person should contact Artie Burke at 863-2452 or email AEBurke11@verizon.net. Admission is ...

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  8. Prepping for the perfect prom: Free for the taking, dresses, tuxes line GHS lobbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Recorder

    ... the students organized the high school's formal dress and suit drive for high school students in the Franklin County area. Abelson went to two proms last year and while she was able to borrow a family member's dress, she realized that many other ...

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  9. Conway lawyer to AG: Investigate electric cost hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | The Recorder

    ... and gas moratorium were designed to help garner support for the pipeline, which is expected to cross eight Franklin County towns on its way from Wright, N.Y., to Dracut. Now, Cristobal Bonifaz, a Conway lawyer representing the town of Deerfield and ...

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  10. Electric bill hike has many factorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | The Recorder

    ... per kilowatt-hour through June 30. For National Grid/Massachusetts Electric customers in eastern and western Franklin County and much of Hampshire County, the new generation rates took effective last Nov. 1 and will remain effective until April 30. ...

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  11. Opioid Task Forces to hold meeting for volunteers TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | The Recorder

    ... because there's still a lot to be done," said Task Force Director Marisa Hebble. The Opioid Task Force of Franklin County and the North Quabbin region formed in 2013 on a wave of concern over rising overdose deaths and heroin addiction. ...

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  12. Unregistered sex offender from N.Y. surfaces in Amherst, charged in federal courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | MassLive.com

    ... the court. Allyn also told Robertson he had appealed to the local U.S. marshals to transfer Dones out of the Franklin County House of Correction because he had been getting harassed by other inmates.

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  13. How far North of MGM Springfield will businesses be impacted?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | WWLP

    Western Massachusetts businesses are waiting to see if there will be an impact on their customer base once the casino in Springfield is up and running. Many Franklin County businesses that are over 30 miles north of where MGM will have their $800 million resort casino say they don't see there being that much of an impact on business, but they do have their hopes.

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  14. County cops easy to train, hard to keepRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | The Recorder

    Gill Police Chief and president of the Franklin County Chiefs of Police Association David Hastings said he has no trouble finding part-time officers to fill his ranks.

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  15. Teeing off for tots in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | The Recorder

    ... the effort even more important and meaningful to the department. For almost 30 years, children throughout Franklin County have been warmed each winter by the generosity of strangers donating to Warm the Children. The annual clothing drive has been ...

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  16. Police arrest man going 176 mph after engine blowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | WWLP

    Kansas Highway Patrol Master Trooper Neil Stanley confirmed that at approximately 7:30 a.m. Sunday KHP and Franklin County Sheriff's Office were involved in a car chase on I-35 with a vehicle that was traveling at speeds of up to 176 m.p.h. KHP had notified Osage County Sheriff's Office and Coffey County Sheriff's Office to assist in intercepting the vehicle and possibly utilizing spike strips. At approximately 7:50 a.m., the vehicle came to a stop near Williamsburg at mile marker 167 when it's engine blew.

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  17. Conway sugarhouse to keep working despite fireRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | Boston Herald

    The owner of a Franklin County sugarhouse says a fire that torched a third of the building won't stop him from making and selling maple syrup. Howard Boyden, owner of Boyden Brothers Sugarhouse in Conway, tells The Recorder he used a garden house to keep the fire that started Sunday in a wood storage area from spreading to the evaporator room until firefighters arrived.

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  18. Forgotten concerts: Aerosmith gave fans a workout at the Greenfield YMCA on Jan. 15, 1971Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | MassLive.com

    ... Somebody," as well as a cover of Rufs Thomas' "WalkinA The Dog" The band was apparently well-received by the Franklin County audience. They returned to the YMCA for a second show on April 2, 1971.

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  19. Blagg: Wrapping up as Recorder Editor with goodbyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | The Recorder

    ... keep this very small newspaper at the forefront of local affairs and its readers aware of what's going on in Franklin County. During that period, for example, I figure I've written some 1,450 Monday columns, opining on everything from local politics ...

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  20. KHP arrests man going 176 mph on I-35 after car engine blowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    KHP Master Trooper Neil Stanley confirmed that at approximately 7:30 a.m. Sunday KHP and Franklin County Sheriff's Office were involved in a car chase on I-35 with a vehicle that was traveling at speeds of up to 176 m.p.h. KHP had notified Osage County Sheriff's Office and Coffey County Sheriff's Office to assist in intercepting the vehicle and possibly utilizing spike stips. At approximately 7:50 a.m., the vehicle came to a stop near Williamsburg at mile marker 167 when it's engine blew.

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