Many Tennessee Gas Pipeline questions still up in the air after...
Amid shouts of protest from some audience members, Kinder Morgan representatives fielded questions Thursday night at Greenfield Community College.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Severe Thunderstorm warning issued for Franklin County
The National Weather Service in Taunton has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for parts of Franklin County as Doppler Radar has detected a large cell moving into the area.
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Northern Massachusetts land project finished
To get an idea of the scope of a massive land-preservation effort in this town on the Vermont border, one needs only to look at a long list of partners for that project.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
2 big deals aim to protect Franklin County land
This spring, the nationwide nonprofit Trust for Public Land inked a purchase agreement with the Northfield Mount Hermon School, which owns the large, hilly forest in the northeast corner of the town.
Brian Bloomfield is the new Head of School at the Academy at Charlemont. Recorder/Paul Franz
School's out for students at the Academy at Charlemont, but new Head of School Brian Bloomfield is already planning for the school year ahead.
Editorial: Right direction on North Quabbin
We know that some people driving from the eastern part of the state to the North Quabbin region probably look around appreciatively and think, to paraphrase Dorothy of Oz in her famous quote: "we're not in Boston anymore."
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Letter: Help in making a difference
This letter is to publicly thank several local people who have recently helped make a huge difference in the life of a child who is enrolled in our program here at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Franklin County.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Local musicians make music at Coop Concerts at Greenfield Energy Park
There are people of all ages, "but a highlight is definitely all the little kids running around playing and dancing," said Jennie McAvoy , of Deerfield, one of the Coop members.
Improvement today as showers depart
A Flash Flood Watch first issued by the National Weather Service on Sunday remains in effect especially for eastern areas of Hampden, Hampshire and Franklin county as heavy showers move east this morning.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
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Opioid training seminar held in Franklin County
Dozens of healthcare providers turned out for a training program to learn strategies for responsible prescribing practices on Thursday night in Greenfield.
Pipeline hearing reveals surveying begun
Both sides of the pipeline debate met in Erving on Tuesday, with the Tennessee Gas Pipeline Co.
Missing tuber identified as Vermont woman
The woman who died while tubing down the Deerfield River in western Massachusetts last weekend has been identified as Vermont resident.
Chris Collins reveals that Greenfield's mayor envisions possible economic benefits to Franklin County from Kinder Morgan's proposed pipeline.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
File photo Mosquito larvae can be seen living in trapped rainwater.
As the peak of mosquito season draws near, Deerfield town officials are looking for ways to control the insect's population growth and are urging residents to take measures to protect themselves from being bitten by the bugs, which may carry infectious diseases.
Working hard so you can have a blast
Recorder/Paul Franz Green River Festival volunteer Daniel Cutler organizes and erects signs, mostly made by Nan Parati of Ashfield, at the Greenfield Community College Campus on Thursday.
Wendell fights post office hour cuts; plan affects nearly 50 post offices in the state
According to a story from 22 News , more than 100 residents showed up at a meeting with the United States Postal Service Tuesday night, voicing their disapproval for a plan to cut hours.
VIDEO: Heavy rain passes through Chicopee
This continued the stormy pattern that we've had for the past several days. The storms brought gusty winds and heavy rain.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
New leader takes reins at North Adams Chamber of Commerce
Ricco Fruscio, a longtime local businessman, has been appointed to serve as the program coordinator.
Regional dog shelter needs volunteers
The regional dog shelter in Turners Falls is growing steadily each year and - although about 35 people currently volunteer to help with everything from feeding and walking dogs to creating graphs and charts used by the director to track statistics - more volunteers are needed.
Letter: Saying - no' to pipeline
Thank you to the organizations that have recently held informative sessions at GCC regarding the proposed natural gas pipeline.