Wing Memorial Hospital in Palmer holds centennial rededication ceremony
PALMER - Wing Memorial Hospital held its centennial rededication ceremony Wednesday, marking 100 years of service to Palmer and the surrounding towns.
Fri May 17, 2013
Mohegan Sun announces partnership with Finard Properties for retail development in Palmer
An artist's rendering of the proposed Mohegan Sun Massachusetts casino resort that would be built in Palmer off Massachusetts Turnpike Exit 8. PALMER -- Mohegan Sun Massachusetts today announced a partnership with Boston-based Finard Properties, a commercial real estate investment company, for retail development at its proposed resort casino off ... (more)
Tue May 14, 2013
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Company says Palmer development going forward with or without casino
Mohegan Sun Massachusetts and a complementary "lifestyle center" proposed by the Northeast Group would exceed $900 million in value and cover nearly 300 acres, giving it the "wow factor" that the Massachusetts Gaming Commission chairman has cited as a priority.
Mon May 13, 2013
Belchertown garage damaged by fire
BELCHERTOWN - A detached garage to a home on Franklin Street caught fire and seriously damaged the building early Monday night.
The Providence Journal
Head-on crash in Portsmouth takes life of woman, 78
A 78-year-old Portsmouth woman suffered fatal injuries Monday in a head-on collision on West Main Road, according to police.
Fri May 10, 2013
Palmer police investigating crash into Three Rivers multi-family home
PALMER - A 2001 Chevy Cavalier crashed into a four-family home at 88 Springfield St.
Thu May 09, 2013
Metro East area notes: belly dancing, yoga, photo contest, wine tasting and more
BRIMFIELD - A belly dancing show will be held at Hitchcock Free Academy on May 11, from 2 - 10 p.m. Eight schools from five states will be in attendance; vendors will sell their belly dance-related wares throughout the event, and there will be various workshops to attend - creating an opportunity to study with a variety of professional dancers.
Wed May 08, 2013
Palmer police arrest Stephen Saluti Jr. in connection with alleged break-ins
PALMER - Police arrested a 30-year-old Knox Street man in connection with several house breaks in the downtown area, according to Detective Sgt.
Tue May 07, 2013
At Palmer forum, Mohegan Sun employees talk about working at the casino
An artist's rendering of the proposed Mohegan Sun Palmer resort casino off Massachusetts Turnpike Exit 8 in Palmer.
Mon May 06, 2013
Northeast Realty working with new developer on off-casino development in Palmer
An artist's rendering of the proposed Mohegan Sun Massachusetts casino resort that would be built in Palmer off Massachusetts Turnpike Exit 8. PALMER - Northeast Realty is working with a new developer to create a hotel and restaurant, and potential office space, on 130 acres across from where Mohegan Sun wants to build a resort casino.
Palmer School Committee member James St. Amand not seeking reelection
PALMER - School Committee Vice Chairman James L. St. Amand is not running for re-election this year, saying it's time to move on.
Sat May 04, 2013
Deadline for Palmer candidates to run in town election nears
PALMER - Tuesday is the last day to take out and return nomination papers to run for positions in the annual town election on June 25.
Palmer, Amherst projects win $500,000 to improve rail lines from...
A passenger train arrives at what use to be the Palmer train station and is now the Palmer Steaming Tender Restaurant on Depot Street in October, for a special trip from New London, Conn., to Brattleboro, Vt.
Thu May 02, 2013
Palmer Water Commissioner chairman Charles 'Mike' Callahan denies...
An artist's rendering of the proposed Mohegan Sun Massachusetts casino resort that would be built in Palmer off Massachusetts Turnpike Exit 8. PALMER - Charles "Mike" Callahan III, chairman of Palmer Water District No.
Wed May 01, 2013
Palmer case over public auction video recording set for May 22 in...
PALMER - A disorderly conduct charge was dropped against Ian Freeman, the New Hampshire man arrested last fall outside a public auction of town-owned properties at the Town Building.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Work on regional emergency dispatch system for Monson, Palmer, Ware and Warren continues
Changing to a regional emergency dispatcher service - involving the towns of Ware, Monson, Warren and Palmer - is not imminent, but officials from the four communities are meeting and have agreed to hire a consultant to study the idea, according to Ware Town Manager Stuart Beckley.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Mohegan Sun casino developers ask Palmer to increase building height limitations
This is an artist's rendering of the proposed Mohegan Sun Massachusetts casino resort that would be built in Palmer off Massachusetts Turnpike Exit 8. PALMER - Northeast Realty is seeking zoning changes for two parcels connected to the land where Mohegan Sun wants to build a resort casino off Thorndike Street.
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Nemes proves Kickstarting arts projects can be done
It's not money for nothing, after all. The most successful Kickstarters seem to be the ones in which the donator gets something tangible at the end.
Palmer motorcycle accident seriously injures town man
A Palmer man was taken to the Baystate Medical Center where he is being treated for serious injuries after an early evening motorcycle crash.