Saturday Apr 19
Harvard Re-Kindles Its Eugenics Past with Embrace of KIPP's Richard Barth
In the 1920s Harvard was a beehive of activity aimed at segregation and sterilization of those deemed mentally and socially defective, based principally on classist and racist assumptions about the poor and the those of different ethnic backgrounds.
Western Massachusetts Electric Co. to conduct aerial inspections...
SPRINGFIELD - Western Massachusetts Electric Co. will conduct its annual aerial inspections of transmission lines, towers and rights-of-way throughout its service area on Wednesday and Thursday.
Letter: Introducing my candidacy
My name is Dylan Korpita and I am excited to announce my candidacy for state representative in the 1st Franklin District, to represent the towns of: Ashfield, Buckland, Chester, Chesterfield, Conway, Cummington, Deerfield, Goshen, Huntington, Leverett, Middlefield, Montague, Plainfield, Shelburne, Shutesbury, Sunderland, Whately, Williamsburg and ... (more)
Shutesbury firefighters extinguish chimney fire that spread to attic of Baker Road home
SHUTESBURY - Firefighters here quickly extinguished a chimney fire that spread to the attic of a home at 231 Baker Road early Wednesday evening.
Burleigh Muten's 'Miss Emily' portrays a playful Emily Dickinson
Even as an Amherst resident, my understanding of her was as a very somber recluse, and she was so much more than that.