Franklin County Newswire (Page 6)

Franklin County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Franklin County, MA. (Page 6)

Results 101 - 120 of 2,550 in Franklin County, MA

  1. Editorial: Montague sludge solution could be state modelRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | The Recorder

    ... That's doubled sludge hauling costs for surrounding towns, according to Jan Ameen, executive director of the Franklin County Solid Waste District. "Montague was the regional solution for about four years," she said. Greenfield's wastewater plant has ...

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  2. Rainbow seen in Westfield. ReportIt PhotoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | WWLP

    ... presence of high temperatures have combined to create this drought. Most of Hampden, Hampshire and eastern Franklin County are in a severe drought. Thursday morning (August 18th), we will get an update to the drought monitor report and will see ...

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  3. Utilities can't force customers to pay for pipelines, says state's high courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | The Recorder

    ... ny customers was an issue in the recent controversial Kinder Morgan Northeast Energy Direct pipeline through Franklin County.

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  4. Hallmark school to close in October, state saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2016 | The Recorder

    There won't be as many student photographers looking for photo opportunities throughout Franklin County after October, when Hallmark Institute of Photography says goodbye to graduates for the last time.

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  5. Legislators seek direct involvement in regulatory process over Berkshire gas moratoriumRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2016 | The Recorder

    ... and lift the moratorium in an area that includes Greenfield, Montague, Deerfield, Sunderland and Whately in Franklin County, and Amherst, Hadley and Hatfield in Hampshire County. The delegation, including Senate President Stanley Rosenberg, ...

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  6. Belly Bus pulls in over 4,000 lbs. of foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2016 | The Recorder

    ... said. "I can't offer enough thanks to our tireless volunteers, community partners, and all the other Franklin County heroes who helped make this year's Belly Bus Community Food Drive such a success!" The goal was to collect tons of food from local ...

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  7. Talk of the Towns: Aug. 16, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2016 | The Recorder

    ... Holy Trinity church's parish hall. Meetings take place the third Thursday of the month. CAP seeks recruits: Franklin County Cadet Squadron (CAP) meets Thursdays, 6:45 to 9 p.m. Greenfield Teen Center, Sanderson Street. Call Maj. Gary Longley at ...

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  8. Winners Rop, Tesfaye beat heat, rule fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2016 | The Recorder

    ... Bridge of Flowers Classic 10K together with a time of 50 minutes, 15 seconds on a hot, steamy Saturday in Franklin County's western hills. Florence runner Matthew Rattigan finishes the Bridge of Flowers Classic 10K in 46 minutes, 56 seconds on a ...

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  9. What do employers want? GCC conducts surveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2016 | The Recorder

    ... of American Colleges & Universities. It was sent to Pioneer Valley employers on the members lists of the Franklin County, Northampton and Amherst chambers of commerce. It presented 17 skill and knowledge areas and asked respondents to indicate how ...

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  10. Editorial: Kudos for needles programRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2016 | The Recorder

    Brief thoughts on some of the events making news from around Franklin County and the North Quabbin area: Last week's decision by the Greenfield Board of Health to approve the establishment of a needle exchange and harm reduction program is to be recognized for what it is: a serious step in dealing with an all-too-real problem of intravenous drug ... (more)

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  11. Drought threatens area's livestock farmersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2016 | The Recorder

    ... livestock. Many farmers in what the U.S. Drought Monitor says are in moderate to severely dry conditions in Franklin County are in their second or third hay cuttings this season - some reporting their yield of winter forage cut in half. And some, ...

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  12. Your Religion News: Aug. 13, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2016 | The Recorder

    ... Recovery Learning Community. Interested in volunteering? To learn more, call 413-773-3925. We welcome all Franklin County students, teachers and backpack wearers of all ages to join us at our Saturday 5:30 p.m. service on Aug. 20 or Sunday 9 a.m. ...

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  13. Vt. Yankee to pay for emergency planning until 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2016 | The Recorder

    ... Emergency Management Agency and Bernardston, Colrain, Gill, Greenfield, Leyden, Northfield and Warwick - the Franklin County towns that had been within the plant's emergency zone until April. When the plant was operating, Cohn said, Entergy ...

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  14. North County NotebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2016 | The Recorder

    ... and other side dishes will be served at 11:30 a.m., with ice cream sundaes for dessert. According to Tower, Franklin County officials including Sheriff Chris Donelan and and legislators will serve the food. Monday is the last day to register and ...

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  15. Van rolled over into I-91Median in Franklin County injuring a NH womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2016 | WWLP

    ... (WWLP) - A 29 year old New Hampshire woman was rushed to Baystate Medical Center and her dog was taken to a Franklin County animal hospital after a single vehicle crash in Whately Friday afternoon. State Police Sgt. John Ruyffelaert told 22News the ...

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  16. Letter: Hinds shows strength on energy issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2016 | Berkshire Eagle

    The Eagle provides the best coverage in the state on energy and environment issues generally, the policy debates specific to Massachusetts and legislation on Beacon Hill. Beyond the excellence of reporting, one reason may be our region has a gerrymandered division of electric utility territories and high service costs.

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  17. droughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2016 | WWLP

    ... has reached the State House. According to the United States Drought Monitor, all of Hampden, Hampshire and Franklin County are at least in a moderate drought. In the Pioneer Valley, there has been less than 20 inches of rainfall all year when they ...

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  18. New Salem man recovering from texting-related crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2016 | The Recorder

    ... operates Breezeway Farm Consulting Inc. where he writes community block grant applications for towns across Franklin County.

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  19. Franklin fares better than other counties in foreclosure spikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2016 | The Recorder

    June was an inhospitable month for Massachusetts homeowners, though Franklin County didn't fare as badly as some areas of the state.

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  20. Editorial: Legislators deserve thanks for opioid task force moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2016 | The Recorder

    Brief thoughts on some of the events making news from around Franklin County and the North Quabbin area: Once again, we tip our cap to the local legislative delegation for their hard work to convince others in the General Court that there are issues in our part of the state deserving not only the legislature's attention but also state money.

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