Franklin County Newswire (Page 6)

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

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  1. Almost all have power back after stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | The Recorder

    The lights were back on in most of Franklin County Sunday, with piles of branches and lines of sawdust in the snow marking the snow-toppled trees that shut off power and traffic.

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  2. Next monthRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 30 | The Recorder

    The lights were back on in most of Franklin County Sunday, with piles of branches and lines of sawdust in the snow marking the snow-toppled trees that shut off power and traffic.

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  3. Brass tacticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | The Recorder

    ... who needed to hide the limitations of old instruments or rusty abilities. Tuba Christmas isn't unique to Franklin County. The event is now in its 41st year and with concerts worldwide, according to the organizing website tubachristmas.com . Playing ...

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  4. Tiny World Is A Small But Mighty Attraction In Franklin County PARead the original story

    Sunday Nov 30 | PRWeb

    The Franklin County Visitors Bureau recommends Tiny World on Rice Road in Shippensburg--on view year-round, but a special sight decorated for the holidays. Although the small structures can be seen throughout the year, visiting them at night in December is an extra-special experience.

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  5. Editorial: No reason to stand on formalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | The Recorder

    ... we've been sceptical about the claims that a casino in Springfield would provide an economic bump here in Franklin County. We're happy to say we were wrong - at least for one local company. Deerfield-based Berkshire Brewing Co. just signed an ...

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  6. Leo Parent still fighting for veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | The Recorder

    ... want to go to work," he says. "I love helping people." Besides serving as veterans agent for the Central Franklin County District Veterans Services, Parent was an Erving selectman for 12 years, and a former Erving police officer. He's also served on ...

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  7. Winter hours for household hazardous waste drop-off sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | The Recorder

    Franklin County Solid Waste Management District's household hazardous waste drop-off sites, while open year-round, are about to shift to winter hours.

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  8. Generators are popular purchases before big snowstormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | WWLP

    It was a long Thanksgiving weekend for families in Franklin County who were without power since Wednesday. Some were told they wouldn't have their lights back on until Monday.

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  9. Construction on track for railroad platformRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | The Recorder

    Construction crews have about a month left to finish a platform in time for the return of passenger rail to Franklin County.

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  10. full commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | The Recorder

    ... - or smart. That was the plan, however, concocted by the Associated Industries of Massachusetts and the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce - to bring in Kinder Morgan, Berkshire Gas and other energy-related concerns to talk to chamber board members ...

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  11. New copper roof on tap for historic Shelburne Falls library as capital campaign nears halfway markRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | MassLive.com

    The Arms Library in Shelburne Falls will see a new copper roof and other improvements, thanks to a robust capital campaign. SHELBURNE -- A historic library building in the scenic village of Shelburne Falls is poised to serve west Franklin County for another century, thanks to an ambitious fundraising effort and the generosity of donors both large and small -- including noted filmmaker Ken Burns.

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  12. Utility crews continue to work in Franklin County to restore powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | WWLP

    In Franklin County, the widespread power outages disrupted many people's Thanksgiving plans. And even though WMECo has made significant progress over the last two days restoring power to homes and businesses, some people may have to wait a little longer.

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  13. Creative economy requires space for artistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | The Recorder

    ... here almost expecting a space, but it was hard to find," she remarked. "I'm trying to get people to move to Franklin County. And if (artists) can't find space to work, they'll go to Holyoke or Easthampton, where they can find spaces." That's why ...

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  14. Share the bounty' this holiday seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | The Recorder

    The Franklin County Community Meals Program is collaborating with local restaurants through the end of December in their "Share the Bounty with the County" fundraising campaign.

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  15. Poets of Franklin County: - The Light We Leave'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | The Recorder

    ... e available locally. Trish Crapo is a writer and photographer who lives in Leyden. She is always looking for Franklin County poets with recent publications or interesting projects to interview for her column. She can be reached at tcrapo@me.com

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  16. Two new detox programs coming to WMassRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | WWLP

    The Massachusetts Department of Public Health announced on Friday that two new detox programs will launch in the summer of 2015 at a location in Greenfield. Over the last two years, nearly 300 individuals from Franklin County had to travel to another county for these detox services.

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  17. Franklin County students honored by superintendentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | The Recorder

    Whether it's sports, academics or community service, eight Franklin County students have managed to succeed in whatever they set their minds to.

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  18. The bridge spanning the railroad on McClelland Farm Road in Deerfield. Recorder/Micky BedellRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | The Recorder

    ... will require minor modifications to the East Deerfield rail yard parking lot and bike path for the nearby Franklin County Greenway, located just past the northern end of the bridge. About 150 feet of the bike path will be repaved after the ...

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  19. Editorial: Making it all first classRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | The Recorder

    ... - as well as the renovation of the auditorium, which not only serves Greenfield but also the rest of Franklin County as a comfortable setting for plays, music and special events. All indications are that this is going to be the first-class school ...

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  20. Franklin County judge dismisses charges against two defendants in Chinese insurance fraud schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | MassLive.com

    GREENFIELD - A Franklin Superior Court judge has dismissed the charges against two of dozens of Chinese natives from the New York area who were indicted in what authorities call the biggest insurance fraud scam in Western Massachusetts. Judge John Ferrara granted a motion by Greenfield lawyer Barry Auskern, who represents Xi Zai Jiang, contending that the Franklin County charges are invalid because the insurance company office where his client made the false statements is in the Hampden County community of Chicopee.

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