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South Hadley Falls property pushed as potential site for Electric Light Department
The manager of industrial property at 28 Gaylord St. says the town's electric light department board of commissioners should seriously consider that site before voting on whether to spend $10 million for a new facility on Old Lyman Road.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Retired Greenfield High School music teacher Paul J. Calcari making...
The chorus formed after "we packed the auditorium at the high school" for his last school spring concert that drew alumni to participate in what was his retirement concert, said Kate E. Seaman, one of Calcari's former students who now is administrative director and emcee for the community chorus.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
Cape Cod Times
The terrible accidental shooting of a firing instructor by a 9 year old girl in Arizona made national headlines last week.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Morris Fontenot, downed fighter pilot identified: Veteran pilot did not eject
The 104th Fighter Wing is a big part of the small city of Westfield, Massachusetts, so when news broke this week that a fighter pilot out of Barnes Air Base in Westfield had gone down in western Virginia, hearts sank all around the city.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
WANE-TV Fort Wayne
122nd airmen help with recovery of 104th Fighter Wing pilot
The 122nd Fighter Wing has sent some airmen to assist the 104th Fighter Wing based out of Westfield, Mass.
City leaders feel Barnes is an integral part of Westfield
As the Barnes Air National Guard mourns the loss of one of their own, the whole City of Westfield mourns for them as well.
Military: Pilot was killed in Virginia F-15 crash
The pilot of an F-15 jet that crashed earlier this week in remote Virginia mountains was killed, military officials now say, bringing a sad end to an exhaustive two-day search involving more than 100 local, state and federal officials as well as volunteers.
When A 15-Year-Old Gun Show Worker Handed 8-Year-Old Christopher...
The teenager who worked at a gun show where 8-year-old Christopher Bizilj accidentally killed himself while shooting an Uzi testified today he twice suggested the boy's father pick a less powerful weapon for the boy to shoot.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Westfield River Brewing gets Southwick's OK to relocate to College Highway site
The Board of Selection Thursday approved all necessary local licenses for Westfield River Brewing Co.
Search intensifies for missing military pilot from Mass.
Additional personnel and aircraft from several states flowed into the remote George Washington National Forest early today as the search for a missing fighter pilot from the Massachusetts Air National Guard entered its second day with no sign of the missing flyer.
Public input sought on proposal to change downtown Westfield parking and bus stop locations
The public will have an opportunity to express any concerns for a proposed change in downtown parking and bus stop locations Sept.
Westfield man ordered to pay restitution
A city man was ordered to pay restitution to two autism charities in Westfield District Court Wednesday.
Search efforts to resume for missing pilot
A team walks away from the helicopter they arrived in at the mobile command center in Deerfield, Va., on Wednesday, August 27, 2014.
Cape Cod Times
Pilot's fate unknown in crash of fighter jet based in Massachusetts
An experienced pilot on a standard maintenance mission was missing Wednesday after the flier's fighter jet crashed in the mountains of western Virginia, shaking residents but causing no injuries on the ground, military and law enforcement officials said.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
State report on spending by Evan Dobelle, ex-president of Westfield...
WESTFIELD - The Westfield State University Board of Trustees voted to distribute to a wide variety of different agencies for further examination the state inspector general's report that found ex-president Evan Dobelle abused his authority while running up more than $450,000 on university-related credit cards.
Sheriff's office: Military jet crashes in Virginia
An Air Force jet based in Massachusetts crashed in the mountains of western Virginia on Wednesday, shaking the ground and frightening residents, and officials said the pilot's status was unknown.
Brazen burglar bagged in Westfield
Daniel Loomis, 24, formerly of 37 Blacksmith Road, Wilbraham, now of 42 Arnold Street, was placed under arrest at 3:13 a.m. Tuesday after police received a call from a Franklin Street woman who said she was awakened in bed by someone reaching over her body and into her purse.
Crooks and Liars
Flashback To 2008: 8-Year-Old Killed While Shooting Uzi At Gun Fair
All this outrage on Morning Joe, and it wasn't even the first time it happened. In deep-blue Massachusetts, even! Except this child ended up killing himself, while his father was right there, supporting him.
CBS 3 Springfield
F-15 fighter jet out of Westfield crashes in VA, status of pilot unknown
A Massachusetts-based Air National Guard F-15C Eagle military fighter jet that took off from Barnes Air National Guard Base in Westfield crashed Wednesday morning in Virginia, according to Virginia state police officials.
Karlie's Kloset baby consignment shop opens in Westfield
Autumn-Mari Beaulieu, holds her 18-month-old daughter, Karlie Sanchez, who was the inspiration for Karlie's Kloset, a first-of-its-kind consignment shop in Westfield.