5 hrs ago
Parsons Village housing project in Easthampton readied by Valley Community Development Corp. for bids
The Northampton-based Valley Community Development Corp. is expecting to go out to bid for its 38-unit affordable housing project on Parsons Street in August.
6 hrs ago
Letter: Why I'm running
I, Margaret Betts, am asking for your vote on June 25 for the Greenfield School Committee.
10 hrs ago
Judge rules in favor of Stop & Shop in Easthampton dispute
Hampshire Superior Court Judge Bertha D. Josephson on Wednesday ruled in favor of Stop & Stop in a three-year-old lawsuit seeking to block the permit allowing the company to build a supermarket on Northampton Street in Easthampton.
10 hrs ago
Youths earn bikes through Greater Holyoke YMCA's Earn-A-Bike program
HOLYOKE - A few years ago, Zak Tardy's mom suggested he go find something to do in the summer, not just hang around.
14 hrs ago
Scott Szaban gets 4-5 years after admitting he torched Granby home
Hampshire Superior Court Judge Bertha D. Josephson Wednesday sentenced Scott Szaban to four years to five years and one day in state prison after admitting he set a fire that destroyed a Granby home in 2011.
Tue Jun 18, 2013
Easthampton study shows no adults outside package store willing to buy booze for teens
EASTHAMPTON - An undercover survey conducted last week where teens outside a package store attempted to get adults to buy them alcohol concluded without a single instance of any of the adults complying, according to organizers.
Hampshire County United Way adds 4 partner programs
NORTHAMPTON - United Way of Hampshire County has added four programs focusing on young children to its network of partner organizations in an effort to increase its focus on children and strengthen its geographical balance.
Band To Watch: Potty Mouth
In the spring of 2011, I heard Ally Einbeinder speak at Ladyfest Easthampton panel on "Women In Punk And Hardcore."
Sun Jun 16, 2013
60th anniversary of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg execution has son...
On the 60th anniversary of his parents execution, Robert Meeropol is passing the torch of the nonprofit organization he founded to help children of political prisoners to his daughter.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Ten years into cancer fight, Ray Ellerbrook finds peace in retirement at Look Park
As he enjoys a ride toward an especially beautiful section of Look Park, Ray Ellerbrook does not sound like a man in retirement.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Easthampton Center/Pepin Elementary School principal Robert Orlando...
EASTHAMPTON - After six years as principal and 11 in the system, Robert D. Orlando will be leaving the Center/Pepin Elementary School to become the leader of Academy Hill in Springfield.
Easthampton residents call for recreational activities at...
Residents would like to see more recreational activities at Nashawannuck Pond , improvements for aging infrastructure at Nonotuck Park and better signs for hiking trails and public spaces in the city.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Transition Towns seeks short films
The 2013 Pioneer Valley Transition Towns Film Festival seeks submissions of seven-minute films on a variety of topics.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Detour around Manhan River Bridge in Easthampton causing delays, frustration
Residents and motorists passing through the city are hoping for an easier commute next week with fresh adjustments to the detour around the closed Manhan River Bridge.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Easthampton Class of 2013 'fun-loving but focused'
While their time in the school was brief, the 106 Easthampton High School graduates have the distinction of being the first class to graduate from the new high school.
Rain can't stop Relay For Life
Recorder/Paul Franz Participants brave the rain to walk the Survivors Lap at the Relay For Life at the Franklin County Fair Grounds on Friday evening.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Street stops by Holyoke police net multiple drug arrests
HOLYOKE - Street stops by city police so far have produced multiple arrests this week, including a Tuesday morning foot chase that ended with an Easthampton man being charged with a drug crime .
Ryan Welch trial for Easthampton murder of Jessica Ann Pripstein delayed until October
After hearing from the defendant's lawyer and, briefly, from the defendant himself, Judge Bertha D. Josephson agreed Thursday to continue Ryan D. Welch's murder case to October.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
ECA+ GALLERY, 43 Main St., Easthampton. Monday through Thursday and Saturday, noon to 6 p.m. www.easthamptoncityarts.com .
Northampton License Commission to hear liquor, entertainment license...
An ownership group operating as Notch 8 Inc. is proposing to revive Northampton's Union Station as a banquet facility and sports bar.