Springfield Symphony Orchestra and Chorus to present 70th anniversary grand finale
Event: Springfield Symphony Orchestra and Chorus in concert When: Saturday, May 3, 7:30 p.m. Where: Symphony Hall, Springfield Cost: $22 to $65 For more info: Call 733-2291 or online at www.springfieldsymphony.org William Schuman's American Festival Overture, Leonard Bernstein's Chichester Psalms, and Sergei Rachmaninoff's Symphony No.
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Green-Rainbow Statewide Candidates...
Local Green-Party activist L. Scott Laugenour, center, accompanied candidates Danny Factor, left, and Ian Jackson to submit their nomination sheets at Pittsfield City Hall.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Letter: Attention to closing
Thanks to the Recorder for covering the Conference on Nuclear Plant Closures held April 2. The conference sponsors, the Nuclear Plant Closure Working Group, are working on an insight from professor John Mullin of UMass that there are no good strategies developed to recover from the economic impact of closing nuclear power plants.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Where in the world of Western Massachusetts is Anthony Bourdain?...
Anthony Bourdain , the patron saint of celebrity chefs who double as TV stars and best-selling authors, was in Western Massachusetts - and local media were hot on his trail.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
CBS 3 Springfield
Elderly woman crashes car into Franklin County home
An elderly woman's license may be revoked after Greenfield police say she crashed into a house there on Wednesday.
Spring means moose are on the move, with latest sighting at...
A moose frolicked on the campus of Greenfield's Stonleigh-Burnham School earlier this week, even taking a plunge in a campus pond before heading for greener pastures.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Franklin County Technical school cosmetology students will cut hair...
Franklin County Technical school cosmetology students will cut hair for Locks of Love at the school's cosmetology shop on Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Recorder Franklin County Technical School senior Madison Lively of Greenfield and some of her classmates will use their skills as hairdressers-in-training this week to help children, teens and ... (more)
Sat Apr 12, 2014
CBS 3 Springfield
Body discovered in Connecticut River in Franklin County
The Northwestern District Attorney's office told CBS 3 that the body of a white male was discovered in the Connecticut River around 3:45 p.m. on Saturday.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Creative force behind Artspace to take a rest
Artspace Executive Director Mary Kay Hoffman, who moved to the area 40 years ago to head the then-newly-formed Arts Council of Franklin County, has announced her retirement from the organization.
Poets of Franklin County: Laura Gail Grohe, The Linens Project
To see a woman calmly embroidering in public is not an unusual sight perhaps, though embroidery seems more antiquated than knitting, which many people - mostly women - bring along to occupy their hands at lectures, meetings or even movies.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Just Ask: What's up with the old library building in Greenfield?
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Teaching 21st century health care
Greenfield Community College and Clinical and Support Options will be working this spring to figure out how to equip workers with a new range of skills demanded in the ever-changing health care landscape.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
CBS 3 Springfield
Franklin County Sheriff releases heroin and opiate data
Police chiefs in Franklin County have been meeting with the Franklin County Sheriff's Department since Dec. 1 last year over the area's heroin and opiate abuse problem.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
PGA of America CEO Peter Bevacqua: Club pros working harder, valued now more than ever
Before you give your local golf pro a hard time about the Florida tan or a long winter off, remember what he or she did to earn it - long days, long weeks and long-lasting impact on the game of golf.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
With only four weeks to go until the annual town meeting, Deerfield is facing a budget shortfall of $730,311 and it may have to consider a Prop.
Religion news: April 3, 2014
Lenten reflection Springfield - Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Parish, 123 William St. will hold an "Evening of Lenten Reflection" on Monday, April 7 in the church.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Filling a role
With 90 years of theater experience between them, David Rowland and Lucinda Kidder know a thing or two about not only putting on plays, but also making theater work.
Richmond property owners to discuss planned gas line
A group of concerned property owners plans a meeting Saturday afternoon at the Richmond Congregational Church to discuss a proposed new natural gas line in town.
Franklin County attorneys protest low pay
Some Franklin County defense attorneys say they will no longer take court-appointed sexual assault cases to protest what they call low pay from the state for their services.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Fundraising on a roll for skatepark at Unity Park in Turners Falls
Bryan W. Dolan, a longtime member of the Unity Skatepark Committee, stands on land next to a parking lot at the park that could one day be the site of the skatepark.