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Local and state police, along with officers from the Franklin County Sheriff's Office, were first called to the schools and a shelter-in-place procedure was ... During the first couple of hours of the investigation, four Orange Police cruisers were stationed at the back side of the school and four Massachusetts ...
Rural communities in western Mass. are struggling to create revenue streams,” Edwards said. ... They are Cummington farmer and lawyer Christine Doktor; Natalie Blais, executive director of the Franklin County of Commerce; 20-year-old Casey Pease, chairman of Worthington's Democratic Town ...

ROWE, Mass. (WWLP)- Franklin County residents fired up their snowblowers Thursday morning to clear all the snow from Wednesday's storm. This snowstorm hit all of western Massachusetts, but it buried Rowe. It was their biggest snowstorm this winter. Rowe got about 18 inches of snow with this storm.
Snow accumulation reports are beginning to come in across Massachusetts, as the state faces its second nor'easter since the start of March. The following totals are unofficial reports collected by the National Weather Service from weather spotters throughout the state and the time at which the report was ...
A fifth Democrat has declared her intention to run for the Massachusetts House 1st Franklin District seat held by Stephen Kulik, D-Worthington, who is ... paid staff member on Bernie Sanders' 2016 presidential campaign; Natalie M. Blais of Sunderland, executive director of the Franklin County Chamber of ...
He had previously pleaded not guilty, but changed his plea after testimony by a number of officials Monday, including a Franklin County Sheriff's Department deputy, a drug expert and a Massachusetts State Police Drug Lab forensic scientist, the Daily Hampshire Gazette reported. Northwestern Assistant ...

Esser began her education at GCC in 1971, eventually earning her bachelor's from University of Massachusetts and a law degree from Boston University in the late 1970s. She was a member of the Franklin County Bar Association and the Massachusetts Bar Foundation. She also served on the Board of ...
They are being held at the Franklin County House of Correction on $5,000 bail. “We collected evidence from the scene, which included shoe impressions,” Leighton said. According to Leighton's narrative in the Feb. 22 warrant for Michael Boyer, 28, of Northfield, the Massachusetts State Police Crime Scene ...
HEATH, Mass. (WWLP)- A nor'easter hit Western Massachusetts Tuesday for the third time in two weeks. The storm dumped a foot of snow on Heath and other western ... All Franklin County schools were closed Tuesday, leading many students and teachers to go skiing at Berkshire East in Charlemont.
As Massachusetts residents prepare for a third nor'easter in recent weeks to hit the state, schools are announcing school closings and delays. The latest storm will move into Massachusetts late Monday night, shortly before midnight and continue throughout the day on Tuesday. Blizzard-like conditions are ...
At these caucuses, residents from each town will elect delegates to represent their town at the Massachusetts Democratic Convention on June 2 in ... for Self-Reliance Food Pantry, 3 Osgood St., is open every Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. to eligible Franklin County residents.
SHELBURNE FALLS, Mass. (WWLP)- The state is distributing $5.2 million to repair or replace 12 small bridges in Massachusetts through their “Municipal Small Bridge Program”. Shelburne is receiving $300,000 to upgrade a bridge on Bassett Road. “I think its very generous and I think that kind of emphasis ...
Chants at the front of the nearly mile-long train of people called for politicians like Trump and Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker “to go.” Brenda Kennedy Davies, from ... In Greenfield, the Franklin County Women's March took place at the Town Common and Court Square. In Pittsfield, activists held the ...
Our Revolution Massachusetts, Western Mass Neighbor to Neighbor, Western Mass Medicare for All, and the Pioneer Valley Socialists of America held an event earlier this month in Holyoke about the need to pass a single payer system. Judy Atkins of Franklin County Continuing the Political Revolution has ...
OO/ Hartford CT-Worcester MA-Hampshire MA-Franklin MA-Hampden MA- 136 PM EST FRI JAN 12 2018 The National Weather Service in Taunton has ... Northwestern Worcester County in central Massachusetts... Hampshire County in western Massachusetts... Franklin County in western Massachusetts.
Among them are Franklin County's two congressman, Jim McGovern and Richard Neal, as well as U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren. “Far too many of our fellow U.S. citizens are still without electricity and the resources they need to rebuild. Even before Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico, Massachusetts was the ...
CHARLEMONT, Mass. (WWLP) – Many Western Massachusetts communities provide their own style of getting rid of Christmas trees early in the new year. For years the Franklin county town of Charlemont invited its 1700 residents to bring their trees to the Charlemont fairgrounds for a giant bonfire ...

Each of the three said they oppose the growth of charter schools. The candidates have been touring the state since they each spoke from the stage at the Massachusetts Democratic Convention in Worcester last June. Saturday's forum in Greenfield was sponsored by Franklin County Continuing the Political ...
GREENFIELD — The Franklin County Chamber of Commerce has been named a collaborator for the statewide 2018 ArtWeek festival, happening April 27 to May 6. ... This year, the Mass. Cultural Council and the Massachusetts Office of Travel and Tourism have joined ArtWeek as Lead Champions in this ...
The measure passed in Franklin County by the smallest margin anywhere, 59-41 percent. The law would also prohibit any business in Massachusetts from selling eggs knowing that the hen was illegally confined. It would also make illegal confinement of any breeding pig or calf raised for veal, as well as ...
A fresh layer of snow fell across parts of Massachusetts Tuesday, leading to school closures and a reduced speed limit on the Massachusetts Turnpike. ... 6.5 inches fell Tuesday by 4:43 p.m. in the Franklin County community. ... Eight inches fell in the Franklin County town by 9:21 p.m. Tuesday evening.
There were no major accidents and no serious injuries reported around the county. Massachusetts State Police in Shelburne reported about eight spinouts and four crashes by the late afternoon. Greenfield Police Department reported seven weather-related calls regarding vehicles Tuesday, including five ...
The following schools have announced closures or delays due to a snow storm expected on Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. A winter weather advisory was issued early Monday and goes into effect from 4 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday for the following Massachusetts counties: Berkshire, Franklin, Hampshire, Hampden, ...
GREENFIELD -- Five people have been indicted on charges stemming from an investigation by law enforcement agencies in Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Florida of an alleged trafficking operation that saw more than 100 pounds of oxycodone shipped to Franklin County over two years. Mary Carey ...
The postcard, which was mailed by the Massachusetts Fiscal Alliance, upset numerous residents who gathered on the Town Common Saturday in protest. ... The demonstration was organized by Franklin County Continuing the Political Revolution (FCCPR), and led by FCCPR member David Cohen.
GREENFIELD, Mass. ... The Franklin County Chamber of Commerce is trying to make Franklin County the outdoor recreational hub of Massachusetts. “This is definitely place you want to be in Massachusetts for outdoor recreation,” Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Natalie Blais told 22News.
Now that Thursday's snowstorm stopped and communities are starting to clean up, The National Weather Service has updated snow totals for towns and cities across Massachusetts. The highest reported snowfall appears to be in Taunton with 17.6 inches, according to revised weather service data updated ...
GREENFIELD — Al Norman of Greenfield has stepped down from his post as executive director of Mass. Home Care after 31 years. As the head of the coalition of home care agencies ... Norman, who headed Franklin County Home Care Corp. — now known as Lifepath — from 1980 through 1986, said his ...
Pura will be honored today as the 35th Recorder Citizen of the year at a Franklin County Chamber of Commerce breakfast — a choice that MJ Adams, one of ... Even today, says Pura — who serves on the Food Bank of Western Massachusetts, Community Foundation of Western Mass., the New England ...
GREENFIELD — The Franklin County Chamber of Commerce has been named a collaborator for the statewide 2018 ArtWeek festival, happening April 27 to May 6. ... This year, the Mass. Cultural Council and the Massachusetts Office of Travel and Tourism have joined ArtWeek as Lead Champions in this ...
The following schools have announced closures or delays due to a snow storm expected on Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. A winter weather advisory was issued early Monday and goes into effect from 4 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday for the following Massachusetts counties: Berkshire, Franklin, Hampshire, Hampden, ...
GREENFIELD -- Five people have been indicted on charges stemming from an investigation by law enforcement agencies in Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Florida of an alleged trafficking operation that saw more than 100 pounds of oxycodone shipped to Franklin County over two years. Mary Carey ...
The postcard, which was mailed by the Massachusetts Fiscal Alliance, upset numerous residents who gathered on the Town Common Saturday in protest. ... The demonstration was organized by Franklin County Continuing the Political Revolution (FCCPR), and led by FCCPR member David Cohen.
GREENFIELD -- Families in need in Franklin County have one more day to register for Toy for Joy. While Springfield and Holyoke ... Pride locations in Western Massachusetts and northern Connecticut will rally its customers in December to help contribute to Toy for Joy. Customers can go into any Pride in ...
We know our winters in Western Massachusetts. As the last of the color fades from the leaves, the realization sets in that it's going to be a while before the warm and colorful days of spring. But winter doesn't have to be all about darkness and cold. Winter is a time of roaring fires and warm soups and teas.
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – In one of ... This is the time of the year western Massachusetts gets ready for the upcoming coldest time of the year. ... Our chances for a white Christmas is 50% in the lower Pioneer Valley, 50 to 75% in Franklin County and for most of Berkshires 60 to 75%. Parts of ...
Massachusetts man charged with arson for alleged bulldozer fire ... (Photo courtesy of Franklin County Sheriff's Office) ... GARDNER, Mass.
Now that Thanksgiving Day has come and gone, the countdown to Christmas has begun for most children. Today the Salvation Army in ...
But for two Franklin County police departments, it means something slightly different. ... supported by the Red Sox Foundation and Massachusetts General ... Police Department at 16 West Leyden Road, Leyden, MA 01301.
“Winter is coming,” murmur House of Stark characters in “Game of Thrones.” So is recreational pot in Massachusetts. Has your community taken ...
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The strong wind throughout western Massachusetts is having an impact on on power lines. ... In Franklin County, it was reported at 10 AM that 586 Bernardston customers were without power, ...
... at the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce breakfast Friday. ... to legalize recreational marijuana passed, Massachusetts has slowly ...
Elizabeth Warren, D-Massachusetts, speaking at a town hall forum in ... before a large and supportive crowd in Franklin County on Sunday.
GREENFIELD, Mass. ... The $2.1 million grant will enable the Franklin County Family Drug Court to help people in recovery over the next five years. ... The Franklin County Family Drug court is one of its kind in Massachusetts.
Greenfield MA · edpick ... past few weeks has returned to Franklin County with an update on conditions there. ... Western Massachusetts team members, including Annear, were Greenfield Fire ... Northwestern Massachusetts Incident Management Team members hold full-time jobs and assist when they can.
Collaborative Workspace Program supports entrepreneurs in Franklin County ... BOSTON, Mass. ... $1,600,592 in Collaborative Workspace Program grants, including $343,000 for seven Western Massachusetts organizations.
Annear served 40 years in Franklin County fire services, most recently ... with three emergency management personnel from the Massachusetts ...
... causing lane closures on major roadways in Massachusetts. ... 5:32 a.m. on Wednesday, 2.6 inches was recorded in the Franklin County city.
SUNDERLAND, Mass. (WWLP)-The Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources created the Agricultural Preservation Restriction ...
HADLEY, Mass. (WWLP) – We're seeing more colors pop on the ... Here in western Massachusetts, it's mostly Berkshire County and parts of Franklin County that are seeing peak color. Hampshire and Hampden counties are ...


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