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Two vie for Westhampton Select Board seat; Finance, School boards short on candidates
05-29-2023 9:03 AM

Staff Report

WESTHAMPTON — Two candidates have put themselves forward for the Select Board seat being vacated by Philip Dowling, who is stepping down after nine years on the board.Voting in the town election is June 3 from 8 a.m. to noon at Town Hall.Jonathan...


Smith, Mount Holyoke and Hampshire colleges holding commencement ceremonies this weekend
05-19-2023 3:52 PM

Staff Report

Graduation season officially begins this weekend, when three of the five colleges will hold commencement ceremonies on Saturday and Sunday mornings. Up first is Hampshire College, which will cap off three days of graduation events with an 11 a.m....


Area arts groups land major state grants
05-18-2023 10:22 AM

Staff Report

NORTHAMPTON — Easthampton’s CitySpace, the Downtown Amherst Foundation and the Emily Dickinson Museum are among the major recipients in the latest round of Massachusetts’ cultural facilities grants announced Tuesday.MassDevelopment and Mass Cultural...


Early morning paving projects around UMass this week
05-16-2023 1:41 PM

Staff Report

AMHERST — Early morning paving is taking place this week around town in an effort to get work done before the University of Massachusetts commencement on May 26.After a gravel section of Northampton Road between South Prospect and Dana streets...


Smith retains Worthington Select Board seat
05-08-2023 2:26 PM

Staff Report

WORTHINGTON — Incumbent Stephen Smith overcame two challengers to retain his seat on the Select Board in local voting Saturday.In voter turnout of 26%, Smith received 106 votes, Ron Sampson garnered 87, and Ned Ferguson took 60.Write-in Ryan Neuhauser...


Holyoke seeks proposals for 3 vacant properties
04-27-2023 11:38 AM

Staff Report

HOLYOKE — The city of Holyoke is requesting proposals for the purchase and redevelopment of the following properties: 736 Dwight St., 107 Clemente St. and 267 Elm St. The 736 Dwight St. and Dwight Street Parcel are vacant land lots with a combined...


Amherst College, town to celebrate Arbor Day with series of events on Friday
04-27-2023 10:32 AM

Staff Report

AMHERST — Both Amherst College and the town’s Public Shade Tree Committee will join together to mark Arbor Day with events on Friday.The celebration will have tree enthusiasts and green industry professionals over the course of the day.Arbor Day comes...


HCC lands $10M gift, largest ever to a state community college
04-20-2023 11:38 AM

Staff Report

HOLYOKE — Holyoke Community College has received a pledge of more than $10 million, the largest single gift commitment in the college’s 77-year history and one of the largest gifts ever to any community college.The pledged gift is included in the...


Drug Take Back Day set for Saturday in 15 communities
04-20-2023 9:23 AM

Staff Report

NORTHAMPTON — Ten communities in Hampshire County and five in Franklin County are participating Saturday in the National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.People are encouraged to clean out medicine cabinets and drop off unneeded drugs — for humans or...


Chemicals removed from South Hadley apartment complex
04-17-2023 12:19 PM

Staff Report

SOUTH HADLEY — A substantial emergency response to the Riverboat Village Apartments on Sunday afternoon resulted in the removal of “numerous noxious chemicals” and the arrest of a resident on weapons charges, police said. South Hadley Police were...


Police arrest 2 on weapons charges after traffic stop on I-91
04-07-2023 4:59 PM

Staff Report

HATFIELD — A West Dover, Vermont, man and a North Adams man were arrested on weapons charges after the vehicle they were traveling in on Interstate 91 was stopped Wednesday, according to State Police.Samuel Roman Cruz, 35, of West Dover, was arrested...


Florence man accused of trafficking heroin/fentanyl
04-01-2023 11:27 AM

Staff Report

HOLYOKE — A Florence man allegedly in possession of about 150 half packages of fentanyl was arrested by Massachusetts State Police on Interstate 91 in Holyoke early on the afternoon of March 24.Jose Rosado, 34, was taken into custody on a charge of...


Woman facing charges for allegedly driving her vehicle into another car in the driveway of Hadley home
02-13-2023 1:30 PM

Staff Report

HADLEY — A Millers Falls woman is facing two counts of armed assault to murder for allegedly slamming her vehicle into another car with a woman and child inside in the driveway of a Hadley home on Feb. 2.Christine DiPietro, 43, also is charged with...


Artifact Cider, Kestrel form partnership
01-23-2023 5:28 PM

Staff Report

FLORENCE — Artifact Cider Project will serve as a major business sponsor for Kestrel Land Trust by making an annual gift from sales of its expanded line of cider, Feels Like Home.Kestrel members celebrated the new partnership last week in a private...


Cahillane starts 2nd term as sheriff
01-05-2023 8:39 PM

Staff Report

NORTHAMPTON — Hampshire County Sheriff Patrick Cahillane officially started his second, six-year term on Wednesday after being sworn in during a ceremony in the old courtroom at the Hampshire County Superior Court.Cahillane’s election in November...


Police charge man in December shooting at Holyoke bar; suspect at large, considered ‘extremely dangerous’
01-04-2023 6:30 PM

Staff Report

HOLYOKE — An arrest warrant has been issued for a 35-year-old Springfield man who allegedly shot a man inside the Unicorn on High Street on Saturday, Dec. 17.John Brown Jr., who Holyoke police said is not in custody and is considered armed and...

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